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Nishi Restaurant

Second Street, Holetown, Barbados
+1 246-432-8287
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good20%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“sushi” (575 reviews)
“pies” (51 reviews)
“dim sum” (39 reviews)
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British, Seafood, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Second Street, Holetown, Barbados
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Reviewed yesterday

We visited Nishi twice last week whilst staying in Barbados, all we can say is it was excellent all round. Paul is a fantastic host & the staff are so attentive. The food was outstanding, it is a must when visiting Holetown.

Thank nelsonlizzie
Reviewed 4 days ago

I visit Nishi whenever I go to Barbados. I love this place! The food is excellent, service great, the owner is on the ball and very attentive to detail. There is live music on a Friday with a lovely duo. Not cheap but you get...More

Thank Pashy56
Reviewed 5 days ago

Experienced a very enjoyable evening here. The food was amazing and the staff were lovely. Can't fault it at all. I'll definitely be going back!

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Thank helenbN7184HB
Reviewed 6 days ago

Always return to Nishi every time we go to Barbados and it never disappoints. The best sushi and sashimi I have ever had.

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Thank Fiona B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Sushi, fish excellent. Friday night live singer who was fantastic. Must have reservations. Owner retiring this year so could change. Would definitely recommend. Love every mouthful

Thank Louise S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Placed right on the corner of Second Street Nishi is a great place to eat. The food was delicious and the service was excellent. We even had the pleasure of being entertained by a protege of Heather Small who was there to dance along to...More

Thank John S
Reviewed 1 week ago

We liked this place so much that we came twice during our week long stay in Barbados. The food is fresh, authentic and very tasty. The service is quick and attentive. We ate in the courtyard downstairs and then in the upstairs main room. I...More

Thank Prepaed
Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked last minute so could only get a table upstairs. We felt it was a bit like a cafeteria setting. It was very quiet so no atmosphere. Food was only average and whilst the service was not slow, the staff didn't display any friendliness....More

Thank Susan S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Not a lot can be said about this place apart from the food was amazing and plentiful. Good wine list and extensive food selection, something for everyone. Take a look at the pictures - says it all. Definitely recommend.

Thank 238,855
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

But unlike the Spinal Tap joke, this is all abut customer service, the quality of food and even ambiance, yep, if restaurants had a dial that measure all that then Nishi really would go up to eleven, As it is in here I can only...More

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23 August 2017|
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Response from Kathleen M | Reviewed this property |
Upstairs is busiest and caters for all, including families. It's air conditioned & you can watch the sushi chefs prepare the dishes. Downstairs room is a bit more cosy and isn't always used if there's still room upstairs... More
28 April 2017|
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Response from happyholidays76 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure go on the website it might tell you
8 November 2016|
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Response from Westiegal3 | Reviewed this property |
Visit the One Love Bar on 1st Street .
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$45 - US$60
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 1:00 AM
6:00 PM - 10:45 PM
6:00 PM - 10:45 PM
6:00 PM - 10:45 PM
6:00 PM - 1:00 AM
6:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Second Street, Holetown, Barbados
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Barbados  >  Saint James Parish  >  Holetown
  • Phone Number: +1 246-432-8287
  • E-mail
Since February 2014 Nishi is under the ownership of Paul Edwards, one of the founders of Nishi and Steve Prebble a UK entrepreneur who lives in Barbados. Nishi incorporates a funky outdoor dining area and bar where you can dine under the stars, air-conditioned dining watching our famous sushi chefs and a private dining area. We are family friendly offering everything from great sushi to homemade British pies and an early evening takeaway service.
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