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Fat Turtle

| Yacht Haven Grande, Charlotte Amalie 00802, St. Thomas
+1 340-714-3566
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good38%
  • Average22%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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“pizza” (80 reviews)
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American, Caribbean, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
| Yacht Haven Grande, Charlotte Amalie 00802, St. Thomas
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Obviously frequented by mainly yacht crews, food was awful and so slow to get it, for a quick drink maybe but that's all.

Thank rkm990
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Can't beat the great view in the heart of the harbor. We had a party of four and the consensus was that the food is good. The service is "Island Time" as it is virtually everywhere. As for cost, it is in line with market...More

Thank Donald H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is definitely not trying to hard. The menu is standard pub fare, though the vegetarian member of our crowd was easily able to find options. The service was not too attentive, but when we left, our waitress was able to quickly get us...More

Thank Carolyn G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had lunch here while in port with a cruise line. The beers & handmade drinks were ice cold, the food hot & tasty and the service impeccable. We had pizza, grilled mahi mahi sandwiches & a chicken cesar wrap. If you like good food, cold...More

Thank Heartkrazy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We called in for a beer on our way back to our cruise ship. We needed a light snack and the nachos were great. This is a good bar

Thank carolelp2
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant only survives because of their location. Regular food, poor service & menu options, and very expensive. Look for a better option.

Thank Tatiana K
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Great restaurant in an excellent location. My wife had the Blackened Mahi with Roasted Plantain sandwich, which she loved. Compliments to the chef!!

Thank Mark J
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

We stopped in Fat Turtle to catch a quick drink and appetizer to hold us over. The drinks were excellent (I ordered a pain killer & bushwhacker) we sat next to the water & enjoyed watching the big fish swimming around. We ordered a pizza...More

Thank cquigley11
Reviewed 31 March 2017

Great food and service overlooking the harbor. Casual dining and fair prices. We've had their pizza, burgers, fish and chips, sandwiches, etc.

Thank Judy G
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

Food was ok, service was terrible. Waitress hardly said two words to us the whole dinner. Chicken Parm pizza was good. Worth trying if you are going to eat there. Just make sure you don't have the crabby girl waitress.

Thank MinneapolisMomof4
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Can you comfortably walk with small luggage to the Fast Ferry dock from the restaurant?
26 April 2017|
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Response from Susan A | Reviewed this property |
Not sure as we were on cruise ship but it was easy walk back to there
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, View, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | Yacht Haven Grande, Charlotte Amalie 00802, St. Thomas
  • Location: Caribbean  >  U.S. Virgin Islands  >  St. Thomas  >  Charlotte Amalie
  • Phone Number: +1 340-714-3566
  • E-mail
Located waterfront at Yacht Haven Grande on St. Thomas in the U.S. Virgin Islands, you’ll find, Fat Turtle, a Rockin’ Caribbean Roadhouse, featuring creative-fun seafood, great salads, gourmet pizzas and exotic frozen drinks. The St. Thomas bar and restaurant is a popular favorite among travelers, yacht crews and owners, charter guests, fishing enthusiasts, and locals alike. Open every day of the week, Fat Turtle serves food from noon to 10 pm with an inviting, island-style bar open at least until midnight.At Fat Turtle St. Thomas, you’ll savor food with flare, where the highest quality ingredients and inspired recipes fuse to delight the palate. From succulent, fresh lobster and spicy beer-steeped shrimp to mango and ginger “wings in paradise” and our signature Fat Turtle burgers or brick oven pizzas, there is something for everyone to enjoy. Situated in the midst of the sprawling Yacht Haven Grande Esplanade, yacht crews rave about our festive atmosphere, charter guests and owners revel in our relaxed vacation ambiance, and visitors of all ages take-in our family-friendly, laid back setting. When the sun goes down, Fat Turtle comes alive! Our open-air bar offers a tropical, beachy backdrop to party the evening through or venture over for our famous Friday nights where renowned DJ Peter C will keep you dancing from dusk to 2 am every week (Ages 18+).