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Round House

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Highway Z | St Joseph, Bathsheba, Barbados
+1 246-433-9678
08:30 - 16:00
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Fri 08:30 - 16:00
Sat - Thu 08:30 - 20:00
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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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50 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We've stopped here quite a few times over the years and it's a really good restaurant with amazing views of the beach and surf at Soup Bowls and Parlours. This time we had flying fish sandwich and a house cheeseburger and both were delicious. The service we experienced was faultless but we did see some diners treated a little more... More 

Thank Crusty1967
Manchester, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

When I asked at 1-30pm could I have a table the charming waitress said she was sorry the kitchen was closed. mI looked so crestfallen that she gave me a great big hug and said she was only joking and then gave us a corner table with a great view . The seafood we ate was of an exceptional standard.... More 

Thank twh2017
Reading, United Kingdom
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135 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We loved our leisurely lunch here, a pleasant break in our day touring around the east coast. Our starters were quite original and hugely enjoyable and mains equally so. Our waitress was professional and knowledgeable with a wicked sense of humour. This was an all round good experience.

Thank peterwarne3
Herne Bay, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stopped here whilst touring the island in our hire car and popped in for lunch. Wow, what a view!! Really good lunch time selection which had a local vibe and was very tasty. Nice touch of bringing tap water to the table without the cringing conversation of still, sparkling ... that the other restaurants insist on doing even though... More 

Thank foodies503907
St. Albert, Canada
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92 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We stopped for tea and breakfast at the end of a hike. Very limited menu and overpriced. Service a bit abrupt. Views are fantastic.

Thank KarenChiasson
Edingley, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We booked a table on the terrace which was not available so we took one inside. Two of the starters were not available. Service was slow. Basically not enough staff to cope with the customers. Food was ok, fish was good, salads not so good - croutons were very soggy (inedible) and salad sat in a good deal of water.... More 

Thank LOVE0urh0lidays
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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137 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We only went here for a quick and simple lunch, on our way to explore Bathsheba (we were staying on the west coast of the island). Fantastic views on the ocean from the high up sunny lunch terrace. My fly fish sandwich was quite adequate. No idea about other meals. As we were touring around the west coast for the... More 

Thank eelco2013
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20 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

30 years ago I sat on the veranda of a cafe on the hillside by Bathsheba and soaked up this stunning location. Sadly the cafe is gone but the Round House is a delightful substitute

Thank Andrew H
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

The location is beautiful. It looks over the coast. You have the choice to sit indoors or outdoors. The food was really good but I had an alcoholic beverage which tasted like they forgot to add alcohol! It was still very tasty. The staff was nice. I would recommend this place for others to try. If I should make another... More 

Thank Michelle T
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14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped off for lunch today. The restaurant was very busy - usually a good sign, but we had a good table overlooking the crashing waves of the East coast. There is no aircon, but the breeze coming through the open windows meant that it was unnecessary. Service was good and we had an excellent lunch. The Round house has... More 

Thank Paul M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Caribbean, Bar, Seafood, International, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Kids, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
08:30 - 20:00
08:30 - 20:00
08:30 - 20:00
08:30 - 20:00
08:30 - 20:00
08:30 - 16:00
08:30 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Highway Z | St Joseph, Bathsheba, Barbados
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Barbados  >  Saint Joseph Parish  >  Bathsheba
  • Phone Number: +1 246-433-9678
Located in historic Bathsheba on the rugged east coast of Barbados, Round House has been a popular destination for locals and visitors alike for over 100 years. Built in the early 1800’s, the property offers commanding views of the entire Atlantic coast, a unique scenic environment and an undisturbed stretch of beach studded with natural tidal pools located just a one-minute walk down the sand to "Soup Bowl", one of the world's premier surf spots.Round House houses a historic inn featuring four architecturally-unique rooms with unparalleled views, and a bustling restaurant and bar serving Continental Caribbean cuisine with indoor and outdoor seating and some of the best views on the island. With its unique history, great food, friendly people and mellow vibe, Round House is a locals' favourite year-round and the spot frequent travelers to the island return to again and again to be greeted like old friends... with its unique hilltop perch providing a breathtaking panorama of Bathsheba and its pounding surf, it is also a “must-do” part of every first-time visitor's Barbados experience.

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