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The Sugar Mill Restaurant

Little Apple Bay, Tortola
+1 284-495-4355
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good16%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“scallops” (17 reviews)
“salad” (22 reviews)
“seafood” (12 reviews)
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American, Caribbean, Seafood, European, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Little Apple Bay, Tortola
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Reviewed yesterday

This restaurant and hotel was severely damaged by Hurricane Irma in September, 2018. After many, many months and lots of hard work, The Sugar Mill reopened with a whole new feel! Open air walls, and the best Painkiller on the island!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Liz F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Made a reservation two months in advance in order to try the lobster thermidor from the best restaurant on tortola. Arrived to find out they are out of lobster. Decided ok I'll try the scallops oh they dont have them either finally settled on curried...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Tomsowers
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had lunch at ‘Tramonti’ - loved the re-built restaurant, but there was barely anything for a vegetarian to eat. I think there was a wrap with melted cheese but I wasn’t in the mood for something so stodgy and fatty. Ended up having the Greek...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Hampshiremum
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our favorite new find on Tortola! The lovely setting on the waves was clearly a labor of love following the 2017 hurricanes. As beautiful as the setting was, the food outdid it! Favorites from around the table were the goat cheese and spinach ravioli (with...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Vacationingmommabear
Reviewed 12 December 2018

The Sugar Mill is back! They still have some work to complete but the food is as good as it's always been. The setting is lovely and our server was great.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 877sz
Reviewed 23 November 2018 via mobile

We were lucky enough to spend our last evening in the BVI‘s at the Sugar Mill restaurant! The ambiance was beautiful, as was the view! The food was absolutely delicious. We both had the pepper pot soup to start and it was full of flavour!...More

Thank Trish S
Reviewed 13 November 2018 via mobile

So happy to see the Sugar Mill Restaurant is back and ready for business after the terrible hurricanes of 2017! We ate here every night except one on our recent stay and it was absolutely fantastic. Ambiance, service and food is FIVE star.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank TNStream
Reviewed 5 March 2018

The Sugar Mill has been one of the best restaurants in the Caribbean for years. The stone building which houses the restaurant is authentic Caribbean architecture and building. The opened air arches bring in the ocean air and fresh cool breeze. The food is out...More

Date of visit: December 2017
1  Thank Elise R
Reviewed 17 February 2018

If you're looking for top end then the Sugar Mill is the place to go. Not cheap but the quality of the food is worth it. Fantastic location. My only negative was that the service was a little slow at times

Date of visit: May 2017
Thank KentMD
Reviewed 14 November 2017

We had good food but when the waiter solicited us for an extra tip during our diner we were not impressed

Date of visit: January 2017
1  Thank AdeleOZ
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Response from SUGARTEAM | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
Indeed. You dont want to get into a battle of wits when you are unarmed.
11 September 2016|
Response from Chicago_Traveler | Reviewed this property |
Stay in cane garden and take a cab.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 26 - USD 35
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Little Apple Bay, Tortola
  • Location: Caribbean  >  British Virgin Islands  >  Tortola
  • Phone Number: +1 284-495-4355
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Fine dining but on real food with substantial portions. Cocktail bar and Pavillions lounge area overlooking the sea. 400 year old stone built dining room formerly the Rum house of the plantation. Terace section overlooking the sea.
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