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Chris' Place Bar & Variety

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Rock Dundo, Barbados
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

You come to Chris' Place because it's full of locals, all of whom are friendly and welcome visitors. Food is local, so don't expect fine dining but the local food is fine! Today, great cou-cou with blackened flying fish, also marinated chicken and cou-cou. Also excellent chilled draught Banks. I've been coming here since 2009 to enjoy local people food... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

Attended on a Friday - so much fun ! Danced and sang the night away in great company. Ate local cuisine and it was delicious - would I return - absolutely !!

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Thank Yvette D
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 July 2016 via mobile

Second time we have been for ribs here. The first time we did take out and the next we decided at the last minute to stay and eat there. The food was excellent both times with the meat falling off the bone and the hand cut fries are equally divine! Give it a try.

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Thank MoniqueA74
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 May 2016 via mobile

Best ribs , great atmosphere and worth the drive to find . Owned by lovely people who look after you . A must place to visit .

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Thank Jane S
London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 May 2016

I discovered this rum shack back in 2007 and have been coming back ever since. It is located on the west coast, not on the beach like the John Moores Bar which you past if going North on Highway 1B. You need to look for a road called Gibbes Road on the right, which has signs for Rock Dundo. If... More 

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 May 2016

Chris's Place, is an oasis of calm and friendliness in a crazy world. We have spent a few nights here over the last two weeks (we are staying locally) and have always enjoyed the atmosphere. You are always made to feel welcome by the locals, who go out of their way to speak with you. The food is great (far... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 April 2016

A little tucked out of the way but well worth the journey. We enjoyed all our meals, I'm not a fan of ribs but felt I must try them, the meat just fell off the bone and was truly delicious. You can order rum by the bottle or half/quarter. The atmosphere was good and there was a nice mix of... More 

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Thank Boscar
London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 February 2016

Great little bar Chris and his wife always make you welcome. Friday night is party night with a great range of music. Always make a resavation on a Friday because the bar is busy full of locals and expats. Look forward to ribs and fries and plenty of beer or rum each year I visit Barbados. As in a previous... More 

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Thank Happy892
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2016

A country rum shop , with indoor and outdoor tables . Good buzzing atmosphere , popular with locals and long time island residents . Simple , tasty menu - essentially fish , ribs or chicken . Hidden away , so hardly any tourists . No frills , just really enjoyable . Interesting selection of football scarfs - including Chesterfield and... More 

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2016

A great night with amazing food and atmosphere, the dj played music for all ages and all got up to dance, will go there again.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Caribbean, Bar
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rock Dundo, Barbados
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Barbados  >  Saint James Parish

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?