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5600 Royal Dane Mall | Suite #9, 00802-6410, St. Thomas
+1 340-774-6604
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07:00 - 17:00
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Sun - Sat 07:00 - 17:00
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Corinth, Mississippi
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36 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This was our first place to eat upon arriving in St. Thomas. I had a jerk mahi sandwich. It was good but not outstanding, not as spicy as I expected. Glady's was touting their hot sauce and it was indeed hot. I would go back hoping that something that was missing would wow me.

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Thank rghlmh
Tampa, Florida
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11 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Glady's is a very comfortable restaurant that is open for breakfast and lunch. Try their various hot sauces, made by them. They are reasonably priced, given their location in the heart of Charlotte Amelie. The food is authentic island food although most of their customers seem to be tourists.

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South Florida, Florida
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3 reviews
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We have lunched at Gladys' several times. I am not sure that local people eat lunch here. Most of the people in the cafe are tourist or cruise ship passengers. The food is fresh and served hot. Nothing really special about the presentation. The wait staff is pleasant , however they seem to be stressed from over work. More customers... More 

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Thank 181ronaldv
Drexel Hill, Pennsylvania
2 reviews
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

recommended,by our water taxi driver.old time feel to the place (like going back to the fifties) the conch fritters were great and so was the rat pack music

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Tampa, Florida
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73 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We always stop for lunch at Gladys when we're in St. Thomas. It's open for breakfast & lunch only so we stop for lunch when we're in town shopping. The food is the best experience you can have if you're looking for authentic Caribbean food. The conch and jerk chicken & pork dishes are my favorites. The waitstaff is very... More 

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Doylestown, Pennsylvania
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This was the closest we got to authentic Caribbean food on the island and it was delicious. I suggest picking from the daily specials for local cuisine, but there's also a wide selection of more American-like food available. The staff was wonderful and I would definitely go back.

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Thank Lauren P
Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
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100 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Always have breakfast at Gladys' at least once every time we're in St. Thomas. Great food, great service, great prices and a truly magnificent old building from the 1830's (after the fire that destroyed much of St. Thomas).

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Thank Ron B
2 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food at this resturant was amazing. Went on a local food tour around the area and this was one of the stops. This was ny favorite. Nice staff and the seasoning on the food was excellent. You must try their hot sauce!!

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Thank jamekaf
Birmingham, AL
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26 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My young waiter highly recommended the curried chicken special with plantains and a neighboring table had fish. It was so filling and a delightful atmosphere.

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Hiawassee, Georgia
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89 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Gladys serves up a few local dishes with the usual burgers and fries. I had the mahi mahi sandwich. The roll is a cross between potato bread and Hiawaiian bread. Very good. Pass on the cole slaw though.

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$18
Cuisine
Caribbean, Cafe, Jamaican, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 17:00
Monday
07:00 - 17:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 17:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 17:00
Thursday
07:00 - 17:00
Friday
07:00 - 17:00
Saturday
07:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5600 Royal Dane Mall | Suite #9, 00802-6410, St. Thomas
  • Location: Caribbean  >  U.S. Virgin Islands  >  St. Thomas
  • Phone Number: +1 340-774-6604
Description
Try authentic Creole Caribbean and Continental dishes at breakfast and lunch in a colonial warehouse in downtown Charlotte Amalie. Sample all three varieties of Gladys' world famous homemade Hot Sauce - it makes great gifts for your spicy-food-loving friends.

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