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Fat Virgin's Cafe

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North Sound, Virgin Gorda, BVI's, VG1150, Virgin Gorda
+1 284-495-7052
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10:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 10:00 - 22:00
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Charlotte
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

When in the North Sound, don't miss out on the Fat Virgin Cafe. They serve up delicious food for lunch and dinner in a laid back atmosphere. Everything we've tried here has been delicious. The ribs are divine; the conch fritters are the best I've eaten; the roti is great; the wings with the tamarind sauce are memorable! Local food... More 

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Redondo Beach, CA
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 March 2017

It's not easy to get to, but if you're in the North Sound area and have a chance I highly recommend you stop by the Fat Virgin's Cafe and have some of their delicious food and tasty drinks. We love jumping in a dinghy from BEYC and cruising on over for some afternoon drinks and appetizers. The folks working are... More 

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Thank andwhatsyourpoint
Kalamazoo, Michigan
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

Best food in the islands bar none! Real local flavor and experience. Great location around corner from Bitter End. A real must experience

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Thank EdCunn50
Chandler, Arizona, United States
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17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 16 March 2017

We were sailing in the BVI's and had the good fortune to come across this wonderful local restaurant. We ate their twice, once for dinner and once for lunch on March 6th and 7th. The food was amazing and the service was wonderful. I would recommend anyone to find a way to get to this hidden gem in the BVI's... More 

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Thank Donna C
Spanish Town, Virgin Gorda
1 review
Reviewed 3 March 2017

great local food, fresh fish (locally caught), fries to die for, best burger in the area, try the roti and leave room for one of Ester's cakes

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Thank btborst
Colchester, England, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 February 2017

The service was a bit slow the night we ate there but was made up for by the lovely atmosphere and good food. Also very good value for money in an area where the prices are very high.

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Thank Elizabeth A
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Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

nice hidden jewel offering good drinks and simple menu. little dinghy ride. mooring buoys available as well. well protected area from wind

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Thank Ruben S
Norfolk, Virginia
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211 reviews
156 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

We always hit Fat Virgin when in North Sound as it's a nice respite back in Birds Creek. The menu has changed a bit recently but the food is still superb. I had the grilled fresh local snapper (awesome), and my wife had the BLT which is a unique version with Brie cheese and a basil mayo. She proclaimed it... More 

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Thank Tyler L
Princeton, New Jersey
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

Wonderful meal - Great food, everything cooked to order, casual with a "surprise". Colorful restaurant - local and authentic. Definitely a must have; burger with blue cheese and onions with balsamic,chicken roti and grouper. Dessert - warm chocolate cake and key lime cheesecake. Support local!!

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Thank suzyqitaly
Plymouth, Massachusetts
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 23 January 2017

low key is an understatement. At first glance Fat Virgin looks like a roadside stand with picnic tables and a counter. But make no mistake, this little restaurant will surprise you. Service is excellent. The tables are literally on the water - if you lean to far back on your bench you'll fall in the bay. And the food is... More 

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Thank Byron J

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$15 - US$40
Cuisine
Caribbean, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 22:00
Monday
10:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 22:00
Thursday
10:00 - 22:00
Friday
10:00 - 22:00
Saturday
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: North Sound, Virgin Gorda, BVI's, VG1150, Virgin Gorda
  • Location: Caribbean  >  British Virgin Islands  >  Virgin Gorda
  • Phone Number: +1 284-495-7052
Description
At Virgin Cafe's simple "Caribbean fusion" menu offers the best casual waterside dining in the BVI. Our delectable home style dishes include tender guava glazed baby back ribs, West Indian boneless chicken roti, grilled wahoo fish, gourmet sandwiches, fritters and homemade soups. We always use the best quality ingredients, including locally grown produce, freshly caught fish and Angus-grade beef. Homemade sauces and dressings such as sun-dried tomato aioli, lemon-poppy seed salad dressing, and mango chutney are house specialties. Gourmet magazine loves our Fat Virgin Hot Sauce.

You can relax on our front deck with a drink or a 3-course meal. Bring the whole family or make it a special occasion for two. As long as you're ready to slow down the pace and savor our culinary delights, it doesn't matter if you come in your high heels or your bare feet.

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