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The Beach Bar

Wharfside Village, Cruz Bay 00831, St. John
+1 340-777-4220
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tuna bites” (47 reviews)
“crab dip” (39 reviews)
“nachos” (67 reviews)
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American, Caribbean, Bar, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Wharfside Village, Cruz Bay 00831, St. John
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Food was good from fish tacos to cheeseburgers. We all had a great dinner. It's right on the beach. I do recommend some bug spray b/c for some reason we did get quite a few mosquito bites while eating on the beach but I think...More

Thank Jen_Garry
Reviewed 4 days ago

Can't leave St John without having at least one meal at the beach bar. It's real St John, it's real beach, it's real vacation...

Thank Karen S
Reviewed 6 days ago

The Beach Bar is cool little bar right on the beach, they even serve food on the sand!! The food is good, and they have awesome live music at night!!

Thank DarrenThenell
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice bar to eat at on the beach for lunch after diving at Low Key water sports. Good hamburger. Descent prices.

Thank Joseph B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

"Hyped" reviews - nachos to go were a big disappointment - cheese melted to paper, stale chips, no salsa.

Thank DozerDawg
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have passed this place many times and it was always packed. I know why! We had to the best food here. Loved everything we ate. We managed to eat here three times in a week. If we had not stayed in Coral Bay it...More

Thank Fun2behad
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really liked this bar. They had live music and the service was fantastic! The Painkiller was very tasty.

Thank rhandken
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We REALLY enjoyed the BEACH BAR in ST JOHN on our day trip from St Thomas! We had taken our jeep over and showed our friends ST JOHN and they loved it- we spent the day at Cinnamon Bay Tuesday AUG 1 and it was...More

Thank Nicole S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ate here several times during my recent visit. So fun to enjoy a meal while digging my toes in the sand and watching my granddaughters playing in the water while awaiting our meal. Even though they were busy, service was still courteous. Food was tasty...More

Thank wardyb
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great atmosphere with amazing sunset views. Drinks are reasonably priced and the bartenders remembered us which made us feel very welcome. The band was really good.

Thank Christina W
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Questions & Answers
Lillian T
6 June 2017|
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Response from Reed C | Property representative |
Hey Lillian, It is VI Law that you cannot smoke within 20' of the service area in any restaurant or bar. Folks who want to smoke just move downwind 20' from the tables. Thanks and we hope to see y'all when you get on... More
16 May 2017|
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Response from Reed C | Property representative |
Hey there, Most likely we can. What specific date and time are you looking at for your party? Reed
20 March 2017|
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Response from Reed C | Property representative |
We have a couple of salads that can be vegan. And some of our sides would be, as well.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$16
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Groups, Kids, Local cuisine, View, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Wharfside Village, Cruz Bay 00831, St. John
  • Location: Caribbean  >  U.S. Virgin Islands  >  St. John  >  Cruz Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 340-777-4220
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