Oistins is one of the most lively weekend activities in Barbados.
Every Friday night, there is an event called Oistins Fish Fry, where you will get some of the most tasty prepared fish. There is a variety of fishes you could select from including; tuna, swordfish, marlin, mahi-mahi and flying fish. Other seafood is also being prepared like lobster and shrimp. Although its called Oistins Fish Fry, you will also get some well seasoned chicken being sold.
Oistins is a public area that features many activities. Oistins is known to be a small town in Barbados because of your access to everything including Supermarkets, Banks, Restaurants, fisheries and even a beach .
While in the oistins area, you have access to absolutely everything!
Many popular events are hosted in this area including Oistins Fish Festival, crusades and the regular weekend fish fry.
At all the events hosted in Oistins, you have the choice of having your fish/chicken grilled or fried. This depends entirely on the vendor you purchase from.
All meals are served hot!
A plate of fish/chicken and a drink will cost you about Bds$30 (US$ 15).