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Island Plates

# 1 Town Square, Bldg, Speightstown, Barbados
+1 246-252-7793
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good20%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (146 reviews)
“curry” (44 reviews)
“brownie” (39 reviews)
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Caribbean, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
# 1 Town Square, Bldg, Speightstown, Barbados
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Reviewed 1 week ago

So glad we found this restaurant, the food was fabulous! It is run by two sisters, both of whom were delightful. We thoroughly enjoyed our experience here.

1  Thank Traveloverx4
Reviewed 1 week ago

Ate here at dinner. Odd spot in the corner of a shopping center parking lot. Only 6 tables. Menu limited and food was good but certainly not stellar. Yes, the ladies are very nice but we expected more based on the reviews. Bread was somewhat...More

Thank panster
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We ate here for Lunch on a Thursday afternoon. It was difficult to spot, tucked away in the corner of a tiny shopping arcade. The food and service was lovely, the sisters that run it make a point of talking with everyone and have the...More

1  Thank Futureboyhimself
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had breakfast here near the end of our trip and wish we could’ve went back for a second visit! We had a fruit smoothie, French toast and the breakfast burrito (the side of pepper sauce is wonderfully spicy!!). Also got some scones to go...More

1  Thank al567067
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This little restaurant is a hidden gem in Barbados. Pat and Marie are delightful hostesses and the food is fabulous. Made fresh and invitingly delicious , this restaurant is a must every time we visit. We highly recommend trying it!! We will definitely return!!

1  Thank paburgess24
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had found Island Plates online before visiting so knew that this is where we would go to start our first day and it certainly didn't disappoint! Infact, we returned several days for both breakfast and dinner! Incredibly friendly service from the sisters who own...More

1  Thank Amelia O
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Pat and Marie continue to provide a lovely place to relax and eat lovely food. Don't miss out, enjoy a lovely meal at the island plates for lunch or dinner!

1  Thank Koren_E_S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Well another great breakfast from these two lovely sisters ! We were early so walked round the town came back and our table was laid ready for the 5 of us ! Great laid back atmosphere this was our first morning , we've been to...More

1  Thank robandaliwalker
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great food - we had the shrimp roti, which was excellent - sort-of a deconstructed version of what you will find elsewhere but even better for it. Lovely open-air venue, somewhat quirky but no problem. Lovely lady serving and her charming sister cooking. Well worth...More

1  Thank QSMPEK
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I love eating clean and it’s never a problem to make me eggs whites and thinner than usual pancakes. Owners and staff are both friends which makes every visit memorable. Definitely a spot to revisit.

1  Thank AFitnessFoodie
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Simon Y
5 December 2017|
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Response from Doyle-Schepens | Reviewed this property |
Please submit in English
22 June 2017|
Response from Patricia A | Property representative |
Hi, yes we are! sorry you missed us last year and we look forward to seeing you soon. 😊
13 November 2016|
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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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$28
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch
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, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM
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
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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