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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Place to eat
“Lively pub situated in central Speightstown, used by tourists and locals. Serves great local cuisine at good prices. Always a warm welcome”
  • 13 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Hugo's Restaurant, located on Speightstown's beachfront is Barbados' newest culinary experience. Housing historic items from the Ivy restaurant in London and the late Lord Glenconner’s home in Mustique, the restaurant takes its name from Hugo, the grandson of Andy Stewart. Serving up fresh Caribbean cuisine with an with a international flair, Hugo's must not be missed on your visit to Barbados.”
  • 7 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Juma's Restaurant is an exciting and unique new dining experience in Speightstown, Barbados. Classic French, Bajan and Thai cuisine. Ocean front dining.”
  • 9 locals recommend
Bar
“Cheap (by Barbados standards) drinks and bar bites. Happy Hour from 5-6 PM is 2 for 1 Banks Beer and Rum Punches. Awesome place to watch the sunset and enjoy the happy hour special!”
  • 9 locals recommend
Building
“Interested in fishing? David is an avid fisherman and you may be able to charter his boat to go for barracuda / wahoo / tuna / mahi mahi. ”
  • 5 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Two sisters run this wonderful little cafe, worth a visit and prices reasonable.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Nice little cafe serving breakfast and lunch, great for home made pizza, salads, banquettes, cakes, coffee and more.”
  • 8 locals recommend
Museum
“Arlington House Museum offers a unique opportunity to experience life in a bygone era and provides an interactive experience. ”
  • 1 local recommends
Bus Station
“Buses in Barbados as easy to use and the cheapest way to get around the island. Just flag one down and they'll stop to let you on! The buses head in two directions "To City" and "Out of City" - City being Bridgetown. ”
  • 4 locals recommend
Café
“Fabulous all white bar. Serves the most wicked rum punch. Very tasteful place. They often have live music but check first which nights. In the day they serve coffee and rent out beach chairs etc but it is best for sundowners. Very Made in Chelsea.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Bus Station
“Little Bristol was its name and here is where cargo was brought and sugar was exported hundreds of years ago. Quaint town with restaurants serving local foods. ”
  • 26 locals recommend
Burger Restaurant
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“It's the famous fast food of Barbados. You have to try it once! We love the broasted chicken sandwich, when we're feeling like something greasy....”
  • 5 locals recommend
Art Gallery
  • 1 local recommends
Point of Interest
“great to see when in Speightstown located near several bars and restaurants”
  • 3 locals recommend
Food & Drink Shop
“Local grocery store. If you don't have a car they can shuttle you with a very small minimum spend. ”
  • 12 locals recommend
Store
“The best in Barbados scuba diving: visit intact wrecks & beautiful Barbados coral reefs. Reefers and Wreckers customize dive trips to suit all levels of certification and experience. ”
  • 1 local recommends

Top restaurants

Restaurant
“Hugo's Restaurant, located on Speightstown's beachfront is Barbados' newest culinary experience. Housing historic items from the Ivy restaurant in London and the late Lord Glenconner’s home in Mustique, the restaurant takes its name from Hugo, the grandson of Andy Stewart. Serving up fresh Caribbean cuisine with an with a international flair, Hugo's must not be missed on your visit to Barbados.”
  • 7 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Juma's Restaurant is an exciting and unique new dining experience in Speightstown, Barbados. Classic French, Bajan and Thai cuisine. Ocean front dining.”
  • 9 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Two sisters run this wonderful little cafe, worth a visit and prices reasonable.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Nice little cafe serving breakfast and lunch, great for home made pizza, salads, banquettes, cakes, coffee and more.”
  • 8 locals recommend
Burger Restaurant
“It's the famous fast food of Barbados. You have to try it once! We love the broasted chicken sandwich, when we're feeling like something greasy....”
  • 5 locals recommend
Restaurant
“The Beach Shack is an ocean front restaurant and bar in Speightstown Barbados, specialising in reasonably priced but beautiful food and a large range of rums. Complimentary beach loungers, umbrellas and wifi are provided for guests ”
  • 1 local recommends
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