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Round House

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Highway Z | St Joseph, Bathsheba, Barbados
+1 246-433-9678
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08:30 - 20:00
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Fri 08:30 - 16:00
Sat - Thu 08:30 - 20:00
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday 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 

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Reading, United Kingdom
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136 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 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.

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St. Albert, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 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.

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Edingley, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 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 

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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 4 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 

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

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Thank Andrew H
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days 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 

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Thank Michelle T
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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 

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Thank Paul M
Maumee, Ohio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped here after seeing bathsheba beach. It's up on a hill. Very friendly staff. Somewhat long wait but the view is well worth it. Food was good too. Highly recommend the rum punch.

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Thank Cindy301
Forest of Dean, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited for lunch, great location overlooking Bathsheba bay. Food was very tasty and well presented, staff very friendly and efficient. Get there early or book a table in advance, we arrived at 12:30 and there was only 1 table available. And a massive bonus they serve delicious home made fries

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Caribbean, Bar, Seafood, International, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
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
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, View, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
08:30 - 20:00
Monday
08:30 - 20:00
Tuesday
08:30 - 20:00
Wednesday
08:30 - 20:00
Thursday
08:30 - 20:00
Friday
08:30 - 16:00
Saturday
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
Description
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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