We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Mine Shaft Cafe

Road, VG1150, Virgin Gorda
495-5260
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent39%
  • Very good36%
  • Average13%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“grouper” (13 reviews)
“ribs” (24 reviews)
“pasta” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
CUISINES
Caribbean, Bar, American, Pub
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Road, VG1150, Virgin Gorda
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (134)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 131 reviews

Reviewed 14 July 2017

Driving up to this restaurant, we weren't expecting much, but we were pleasantly surprised. Situated on the 2nd story, the restaurant is open air with a lovely breeze flowing through. We were greeted by white table cloths and slipcovered chairs! Had drinks and the conch...More

Thank reneedm
Reviewed 6 June 2017

I remembered Mine Shaft Cafe fondly from previous trips, but was not quite so taken this trip. Previously, you could count on them for (relatively) reasonably priced casual eats with a nice view and gentle sea breezes, especially on the outside deck. The location hasn't...More

Thank jkgayley
Reviewed 3 March 2017

I am born and raised Virgin Gordian and I absolutely can't get enough off this spot! They do awesome burgers and conch fritters! If you're looking for a sweet sunset spot while dining then this is the place for you!

1  Thank Letty_LeBelle
Reviewed 27 February 2017

Not only is the food great, but the view is insane. They have live music some days. They even have a mini-golf course out front. Great drinks. Good place for kids too!

Thank jensenlover619
Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

We've enjoyed sunset dinners at The Mine Shaft in years past with music, a good atmosphere and decent food. Now we are back just with the update the Mine Shaft is closed for renovations. No idea how long.

Thank 67Satisfaction
Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

We had a good down home Caribbean fish dinner, while experiencing a golden sunset. Memorable experience.

Thank Patricia B
Reviewed 24 August 2016

VG is sort of a different place, and the Mine Shaft reflects that. We were there in mid June and like others have said, we were the only diners there that evening. That is not so unusual in the off season in Virgin Gorda. Actually...More

Thank bsmiley
Reviewed 23 August 2016

We had read about the lovely views from here but there is now many houses blocking the views. Maybe they should not brag about the views any more. We were a large group with reservations. Then when we start ordering, we discover they really opened...More

Thank Gagal
Reviewed 20 June 2016 via mobile

My wife had read some nice reviews so we stopped off here to check out the food and putt putt course. The mini golf course was absolute trash so that was a no go. We were the only ones there and service was extremely slow....More

Thank BIG K
Reviewed 14 May 2016

Stopped in on a late Sunday afternoon for sunset drinks. Flyer in town advertised music. No music. Bunch of taxi drivers sitting at the bar ogling our wives and making obnoxious comments. Asked the bartender about the music. She had no clue and spoke very...More

Thank a a
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
CocoMaya
780 reviews
1.88 km away
Mermaid's Dockside Bar & Grill
157 reviews
1.92 km away
Bath & Turtle Restaurant
236 reviews
2.03 km away
Hog Heaven
745 reviews
7.46 km away
Nearby Attractions
The Baths
2,461 reviews
1.87 km away
The Copper Mine
78 reviews
.32 km away
Devil's Bay National Park
408 reviews
1.99 km away
Spring Bay
237 reviews
1.69 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Mine Shaft Cafe staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Caribbean, Bar, American, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Full Bar, Reservations, Buffet, Serves Alcohol
Good for
View, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Road, VG1150, Virgin Gorda
  • Location: Caribbean  >  British Virgin Islands  >  Virgin Gorda
  • Phone Number: 495-5260
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing