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Margarita Phil's

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Near Mongoose Junction, Cruz Bay, St. John
+1 340-693-8400
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Fort Worth, Texas
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24 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We went to Margarita Phil's because we met the owner and she gave us a discount card. We have to say that the work ethic of the one waitress was incredible! It was worth the visit to see her in action! Helen you have a jewel in her! The food was good too! The shrimp tacos were perfect! This is... More 

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Thank amk95
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The Margaritas are not tasty at all. Very watered down and just downright not good. There were 6 of us and we tried 3 different Margaritas and all decided we would not be back for more. (And they were expensive!!)

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Thank Leslie M
Louisville
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Expensive, no happy hour and very diluted margaritas, especially considering the name of the restrauant

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Thank JohnLouisville
New Smyrna Beach, Florida
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149 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had great margarita's, hugh, food was good, enjoyed the fatima's a little shy on the peppers and onions. but good.

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Thank Abert S
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58 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We loved our food and our Margarita. Great server who was very personable. We shared the Fajita and purchased a side order of chips with it. It was very yummy. Not very busy and that is a shame.

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Thank Debby Y
Marstons Mills, Massachusetts
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96 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017

Previous years, the food here was very good- but although our meals were ok this time- they weren't outstanding. The drinks were weak, and the veggie fajitas were primarily made from summer squash- not my favorite. The waitress was great, though!

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Thank piris
The Plains, Virginia
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43 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Massive sized margarita, just right! I had the standard, wife had the mango, both good. A bit pricey but you only need one! Give it a try, the chalupas were outstanding too. Different presentation than expected. Upside down. Mine was Mahi, wife's was shrimp.

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Thank Bill P
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213 reviews
112 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 342 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

We stopped for a late lunch at Phil's - the place was empty at the time we arrived so we were a bit concerned. However, a few seconds after sitting down, our server came by and she was just fantastic. She made us a couple of special mocktails - something she created on her own - and they were soooo... More 

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Thank SweetPea
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017

Great fishbowl margaritas (passionfruit!) and incredible fresh catch tuna tacos among great modern mexican. Fantastic naked natchos, fajitas, burritos, tacos and more.

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Thank jkrichter
Green Valley, Arizona
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219 reviews
115 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017

Had some time to wait for the next ferry back to St. Thomas. Had just spent two hours on a bumpy bus ride [cruise ship's excursion] so were ready for some liquid refreshment. Enjoyed two of the local Virgin Island's brand beers. Also sampled the delicious cucumber jalapeno margarita. Interesting bartender shared her travel adventures and visa versa, so it... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Near Mongoose Junction, Cruz Bay, St. John
  • Location: Caribbean  >  U.S. Virgin Islands  >  St. John  >  Cruz Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 340-693-8400

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Fort Worth, Texas
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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?