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Sitar Indian Restaurant

2nd Street | St. James, Holetown, Barbados
+1 246-432-2248
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good41%
  • Average19%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
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“naan bread” (13 reviews)
“curries” (14 reviews)
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2nd Street | St. James, Holetown, Barbados
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1 - 10 of 255 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I've eaten Indian food all over the world, including India and I have to say that the chicken Dupiaza was one of the best, if not the best dish I've ever tasted. My wife, brother in law and sister in law all agrees and they...More

Thank Dipper50
Management response:Responded 3 days ago

Thank you for your outstanding 5-star review! We look forward to welcoming you again on your next visit to Barbados.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Reasonably priced menu, lovely Indian Food and great service, although on the night we went it was very dark inside that we couldn't read the menu - waitress was more than happy to turn the lights up!

Thank Kipper9999
Management response:Responded 1 week ago

Thank you for your lovely 5 star review. We are happy to hear you enjoyed your night with us.

Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

Ate here this evening with my wife ....totally delicious food and great friendly service ....top marks in my opinion 👍👍

Thank Salisbury1968
Management response:Responded 18 July 2017

Thank you so much for your 'top marks' 5 star review! We hope to welcome you and your wife again in the near future.

Reviewed 11 July 2017

We were missing Indian food and booked in, food was tasty, service was reasonably quick and menu was good for veggies, would recommend going!

Thank Kiran S
Management response:Responded 12 July 2017

Hi Kiran, Thank you for your review! We are glad you enjoyed our service & food (with many veggie options). We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 11 July 2017

Wednesday evening with a couple of friends we made a trip down the hill into Holetown. The food we enjoyed that night was fantastic. The menu included all the favourites like Bhaji, samosas etc but i liked the chilli squid! The table ordered 4 different...More

Thank JD C
Management response:Responded 12 July 2017

Thank you for your 5 star review. It sounds like you are a true authentic Indian food connoisseur :) we appreciate your understanding of our menu and for making us your first choice when dining out in Barbados.

Reviewed 8 July 2017

Food and service was very good quality 1 of the best indian meals outside the uk.Reasonable priced meal relaxed atmosphere.

Thank steve534
Management response:Responded 10 July 2017

Hi Steve, Thank you for your five star review! We are glad you enjoyed our quality food, service, atmosphere and reasonable prices. We look forward to seeing you again on your future visits to Barbados. Thanks again!

Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

Sitar is a must if you're in Barbados and like Indian cuisine. Located in the historic Second Street of Holetown, this quaint restaurant offers a very calming atmosphere and is very comfortable due to the cool air conditioned dining area and bar. We ordered a...More

Thank Neil C
Management response:Responded 3 July 2017

Hi Neil, Thank you for your AWESOME 5 star review!! Nothing makes our day more than a happy customer. We look forward to welcoming you at Sitar in the near future. Thank you again!

Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

Romantic, quiet, with delicious authentic Indian food. Had a Sweet Lassi for the first time, which was yummy (although I recommended they add Mango to the choices since they are falling off the trees everywhere!). Remember to order rice; it doesn't come automatically with your...More

Thank Mutchlersteph
Management response:Responded 27 June 2017

Thank you for your awesome review and tips! We are glad you enjoyed the Sweet Lassi. We hope to see you again next time you are on the island.

Reviewed 26 June 2017

I got take away, a Thursday special 30% discount, and would have been more than happy with the food if I had paid full price. Two mains, chicken vindaloo and madras, basmati rice and plain naan bread. Making the order was easy over the phone...More

Thank stu-bim16
Management response:Responded 27 June 2017

Thank you for your fantastic review. We are glad to hear you enjoyed our take out special. We welcome you to dine in with us too, see you next time :)

Reviewed 23 June 2017

The food was quite overpriced, and the portions were insubstantial. Nice atmosphere, though. Better choices abound.More

Thank aaaaa
Management response:Responded 26 June 2017

Thank you for your poignant review. We are happy to note that you didn't have a problem with the flavors and tastes of our made to order Tandoori & Curry dishes. In our 19 years of operation, we have never had a complaint about our...More

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Response from 22DickN | Reviewed this property |
According to Google Maps it's a 10 min drive by car (5.6km)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
18:30 - 23:00
18:30 - 23:00
18:30 - 23:00
18:30 - 23:00
18:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2nd Street | St. James, Holetown, Barbados
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Barbados  >  Saint James Parish  >  Holetown
  • Phone Number: +1 246-432-2248
Sitar offers the best of North & South Indian cuisine - from the tantalising tandoori to rich creamy kormas. Naan bread is served fresh from the tandoor oven and there are many vegetarian options. Sip a cocktail at the Sitar bar while you nibble on tasty small bites. After dining in the comfort of the AC feel free to smoke the hookah on the balcony overlooking the most popular street on the west coast. Expect an unforgettable culinary experience served with warm indian hospitality.
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