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Island Plates

# 1 Town Square, Bldg, Speightstown, Barbados
+1 246-252-7793
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Overview
  • Excellent74%
  • Very good21%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (131 reviews)
“brownie” (41 reviews)
“curry” (38 reviews)
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All hours
CUISINES
Caribbean, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
# 1 Town Square, Bldg, Speightstown, Barbados
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1 - 10 of 428 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

After taking the bus to Speightstown my husband and I started to look for somewhere to have a bite to eat. Lucky for us by chance we stumbled upon Island Plates. It is run by two sisters and everything is fresh and made to order....More

Thank Doyle-Schepens
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Island Plates for lunch as a result of a Trip Advisor search. The service was courteous and very friendly, probably the best that we have experienced on the island thus far. We had starters of fishcakes and pitta with hummus which were both...More

1  Thank Bonviveur58
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had lunch at Island Plates today, after being out on an amazing boat trip along the West Coast. A fabulous 'find' and delicious meals. Indeed, we were all impressed. We were drawn by the 'gluten free' elements of the menu and were definitely not...More

1  Thank Helen K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you want to try the "real deal" - you have to try Island Plates. The service is so nice, food is prepared based on a daily special and this will allow you try the more authentic side of caribbean cuisine. Also -- get a...More

Thank Leisure4
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had breakfast here on Friday morning. Parking lot was jam packed even though the stores all seemed quiet, so we had to find a place down an alley. The restaurant has a cute little outdoor patio (where we befriended a brave neighborhood rooster.) I had...More

1  Thank Jordyn G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great value and lovely food served with a friendly smile. We ate there several times and would definitely recommend.

Thank john n
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was Trip Advisor who "led" us to try Island Plates...so a huge thank you!! We had a delicious Lunch at the wee restaurant, with everything cooked to order and returned for Breakfast on our last day and we were equally delighted! The two sisters,...More

1  Thank Tallulahbelle21
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

We have been visiting Barbados around once per year for over 10 years. Lunch at Island Plates is a must do for us as we feel it is the best value for money place to eat on the island plus it's run by 2 wonderful...More

Thank Simon_Muss
Pat_IslandPlates, Owner at Island Plates, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello and thank you so much for your multiple, repeat visits. Marie and I are so happy that you always have positive experiences with us. Hope to welcome you to our doors again! Take Care until then :-) Marie & Pat @Island Plates

Reviewed 1 June 2017

Ate here for dinner after the recommendations on Tripadvisor. Lovely service and the food was very nice. As a family of four we had fish cakes and mussels to start followed by pasta, tuna and basil chicken. The Brownie towers were yum! Overall a lovely...More

2  Thank CL1167
Pat_IslandPlates, Owner at Island Plates, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello and thank you so much for taking the time to visit us and writing us a review on TA. We are pleased that you had such a positive experience and thank you so much for the recommendation. Hope to welcome you to our doors...More

Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

Wanted to visit something different for lunch and found it here. Wonderful hosts and food cooked to order. We both thoroughly enjoyed our meals and will be back!More

Thank colbrown
Pat_IslandPlates, Owner at Island Plates, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello and thank you so much for taking the time to visit us and writing us a review on TA. We are pleased that you had such a positive experience and thank you so much for the recommendation. Hope to welcome you to our doors...More

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Ardara1
22 June 2017|
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Response from Patricia A | Property representative |
Hi, yes we are! sorry you missed us last year and we look forward to seeing you soon. 😊
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tparry815
13 November 2016|
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Response from Patricia A | Property representative |
Hello, our curries vary in price from lunch to dinner so on average they can run $30 bbds. We do not have a separate children's menu but we make meals specially for children.
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11 October 2016|
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Response from Pat_IslandPlates | Property representative |
Hi, we will see you at 9pm then :-). We serve dinner from 7-10pm.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$12 - US$28
Meals
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Monday
08:30 - 15:00
Tuesday
08:30 - 15:00
Wednesday
08:30 - 15:00
Thursday
08:30 - 15:00
Friday
08:30 - 15:00
Saturday
08:30 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: # 1 Town Square, Bldg, Speightstown, Barbados
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Barbados  >  Saint Peter Parish  >  Speightstown
  • Phone Number: +1 246-252-7793
  • E-mail
Description
Island Plates is a lovely Cafe in Town Square, Speightstown, St. Peter (The Mall is located opposite Jordan's Supermarket). It is run by local sisters Pat and Marie. Food is prepared to order and the cafe serves up fresh local juice, hearty salads, hot baguettes, good stuff for the sweet tooth and a variety of pastas, fish dishes, homemade curries and homemade quiches to name a few.Vegans, Vegetarians, Gluten-Free meals are offered here as well. You can do takeaways, sit in or sit on the outdoor decking. Whatever you decide, you will be greeted and served with a warm smile and attentive, friendly staff.Island Plates. Fresh Food. It's in the Delivery!
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