Tag Archives: restaurants

  1. ‘BLACKOUT DAY’ Barbados: 7th July 2020

    Blackout Day is an event in which all Black Barbadians are encouraged to spend their money with Black businesses in this country in order to use economic power to globally fight racial injustice and economic disparity. On 7th July 2020, we are asking that if you must spend a dollar, spend it with Black-owned businesses […]

    July 4, 2020Business, Photo Gallery1 comment
  2. Barbados’ PM Mottley addressing the Nation on matters of national importance, 29th April

    Prime Minister Mia Amor Mottley addressing the Nation on matters of national importance – 29th April 2020

    May 2, 2020Political, Video GalleryNo comments

    A practitioner of the creative economy was invited by a Cabinet Minister to advise the next generation of entrepreneurs, it all happened at the new branch of IV Play Deli in the City on River Road, next door to the New Testament Church of God. Pastor Wesley Dear gave the blessing and welcoming prayer. He […]

    January 14, 2020Breaking News, Business, FeaturedNo comments
  4. The Original BAR-B-QUE HUT – Serving T&T for over 2 decades

    After 2 decades of being in operation, popular Trinbagonian food establishment “The Original BAR-B-QUE HUT” is still going strong in delivering its beloved brand of ‘Halal-friendly‘ barbecued offerings to locals and visitors alike. From its humble origins in the late 1990’s as a small venture on South Trunk Road, Bel Air, La Romaine to its […]

    April 16, 2018Agriculture, TravelNo comments
  5. $22 Million BBD lost for Shutdown via Matthew, hope Port Au Prince agrees?

    In July 2010, Barbados had a National Shutdown for Emily, which didn’t even brush here but it was the same year Tomas passed by… That system did similar or worse damage as Matthew, so the moral is ? There is a hit and miss for weather unless we become able to control it?

    October 10, 2016Cartoons, Photo GalleryNo comments
  6. Slow Food Barbados Challenges Barbadians to eat local for a week

    Slow Food Barbados is challenging Barbadians to eating only foods grown, caught, or raised in Barbados between September 5th – 11th, to raise awareness of the nutritional, economical, environmental and cultural benefits of eating locally sourced foods. This coincides with the 9th annual Caribbean Wellness Day on September 10th, 2016.   The Slow Seven Challenge […]

    September 3, 2016Agriculture, Photo GalleryNo comments
  7. Chefette Fun Run 2016 Launched

    The fourth annual Chefette Fun Run was launched recently with a number of repeat sponsors who have joined once again, assisting with raising the much needed funds for Variety The Children’s Charity, The Young Women Christian Association and the Precious Touch Foundation, the beneficiaries of the Fun Run. Dominic won a $1000 scholarship compliments Print […]

    May 1, 2016Education, FeaturedNo comments
  8. THE FOUNDER, Bio-Dramedy (Michael Keaton: McDONALD’S History – 2016)

    Written by Robert Siegel (BIG FAN), THE FOUNDER is a drama that tells the true story of how Ray Kroc (Michael Keaton), a salesman from Illinois, met Mac and Dick McDonald, who were running a burger operation in 1950s Southern California. Kroc was impressed by the brothers’ speedy system of making the food and saw […]

    April 24, 2016Business, Cinema, Video GalleryNo comments
  9. Trio out on bail after brawl in Chefette Blackrock

    The three people involved in a brawl in a Chefette restaurant over last weekend have been granted bail. The incident occurred at Chefette’s Blackrock branch on evening of Saturday 9th January. They were each granted $5,000 bail with one surety and are due to re-appear in court on April 18.

    January 15, 2016Crime, FeaturedNo comments
  10. Female entrepreneurs join forces to create web-based social dining platform, Isle&Dine

    Three female entrepreneurs have joined forces to create a new web-based platform that will bring chefs and cooks together with people from across the Caribbean and the world for shared dining experiences. Isle&Dine is a technology platform where customers will book and purchase dining experiences hosted by home cooks and chefs who prepare authentic local […]

    December 26, 2015TechnologyNo comments
  11. Barbados Tourism Product Authority partnering with the Health Ministry to recognise hospitality hygiene

    Partially as a request by hotel management and restaurateurs, and also as a drive by the Health Ministry – the BTPA is now rewarding cuisine experts who exercise proper food preparation standards. One such way to create a wholesome meal all the time and every time is to incentivise the preparation of all dining experiences, […]

    October 25, 2015TravelNo comments

    Guests flocked to Harlem hot spot Red Rooster last evening for a coveted preview of the island’s tastiest festival – the sixth annual Barbados Food & Wine and Rum Festival taking place on-island November 19-22, 2015. The festival’s fresh new look and star-studded line-up of culinary masters was previewed during the epicurean driven take-over of […]

    September 21, 2015TravelNo comments
  13. “BURNT” (Bradley Cooper – 2015)

    Chef Adam Jones (Bradley Cooper) had it all – and lost it. A two-star Michelin rockstar with the bad habits to match, the former enfant terrible of the Paris restaurant scene did everything different every time out, and only ever cared about the thrill of creating explosions of taste. To land his own kitchen and […]

    September 10, 2015Agriculture, Cinema, Video GalleryNo comments

    The Re-Discover Barbados dining special is back with a delectable bang. Based on the phenomenal success of last year’s promotion, the special has been expanded from nine restaurants to 23 exciting eateries to create yet another enticing and affordable offer. Due to popular demand, a lunch version has also been added, with an amazing 10 […]

    August 10, 2015Culture, TravelNo comments
  15. Barbados makes a splash at Caribbean Week New York

    Barbados, the culinary capital of the Caribbean, displayed its vibrant culture, local influence and signature cuisine to New York City at the annual Caribbean Week celebration. The Barbados Tourism Marketing Inc. (BTMI) immersed the Northeast region in the island’s rich culture with a selection of cooking demonstrations, a mixology showcase featuring award-winning rums and news from its exciting […]

    June 15, 2015Featured, TravelNo comments

    Recent research revealed that Brazilians look for four key things when selecting a holiday destination and Barbados is out to prove the island has those qualities and more. Last month, using an itinerary prepared by the Barbados Tourism Marketing Inc. (BTMI), a crew from popular Brazilian channel, Record TV, explored the island’s beaches, heritage and […]

    June 8, 2015TravelNo comments

    Effective midnight Sunday 7th June the retail price of gasoline, diesel and kerosene will increase (again). The price of kerosene will now be $1.28, up from $1.18. The 25 lb. cylinder will increase by 67cents from $44.98 to $45.65, while the 22 lb. cylinder will move from $39.74 to $40.34. There will be a 54 […]

    June 6, 2015BusinessNo comments
  18. Channel 99 on Flow TV – Cooking and Canada, with Barbados!

    You know of the highly anticipated series that were recorded in Barbados this March, and now they’re coming to you! Be sure to watch Club One New Releases – International Edition, co-hosted by Barbados’ own Toni Thorne. To ensure you don’t miss a second of these weekly shows, or if you just want to watch […]

    May 16, 2015Music, Photo GalleryNo comments
  19. 5th Slow Food Barbados Farm-to-Table dinner series: Ian McNeel

    Representatives from SLOW FOOD BARBADOS and the OGCA interacted with patrons and provided information on ongoing projects as well as other fundraising initiatives coming up before the year is over…

    May 10, 2015Agriculture, Photo GalleryNo comments
  20. 5th Slow Food Barbados Farm-to-Table dinner series: Zucchini bruschetta

    This Slow Food Barbados Farm-to-Table series is to boost their scholastic “12 gardens in 12 months” project.

    May 10, 2015Agriculture, Photo GalleryNo comments

    Following on the heels of the strong start of the 2015 winter season, the Barbados Tourism Marketing Inc. (BTMI) and the Barbados Hotel & Tourism Association (BHTA) have launched ‘Brilliant Barbados’, a promotion aimed at increasing forward bookings for the softer summer and fall periods. The new Brilliant Barbados campaign is a value-packed travel deal […]

    March 27, 2015Featured, TravelNo comments
  22. Food Fusion Enhances and Creates Opportunities from Barbados to Canada

    The fusion of food at Chef Roary’s International Restaurant Showcase will be a vehicle which the culinary arts in Barbados and Newfoundland & Labrador will expand into national, regional and international growth and development. James added that “This concept required a unique partner to bring this project to life, and we were fortunate that FLOW […]

    March 26, 2015Agriculture, FeaturedNo comments
  23. Canadian Trade Delegation from Prince Edward Island Developing Business Linkages with Barbados

    Business and institution representatives from Prince Edward Island (PEI) are visiting Barbados and other Caribbean islands in the coming days to further develop partnerships with local entrepreneurs, clients and associates. The trade mission, organized with the support of the Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency (PEI and Tourism), Innovation PEI and the High Commission of Canada to […]

    January 25, 2015BusinessNo comments
  24. New Year’s Resolution 2015? Chefette Restaurants!

    This is not the first time we’ve mentioned how ridiculously small the rotis from Chefette are becoming – once before a reader compared it to a Blackberry Bold 9900 and now it’s a Debit Card? What next? A condom still in its wrapper?

    January 2, 2015Cartoons, Photo GalleryNo comments
  25. Heart-warming kitchen makeover for Christmas from Unicomer & Fast Food Chain

    This Christmas, Beverley Harewood’s kitchen was definitely the heart of her home after the lucky shopper collected November’s Grand Prize in the Makeover Your Home for the Holidays promotion jointly sponsored by KFC and Courts. When she visited Courts’ Bridgetown store recently to collect her prize, the excited winner couldn’t wait to get started with […]

    January 2, 2015BusinessNo comments