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BananaKeet Cafe

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Windy Hill Carrot Bay, VG1130, Tortola
+1 284-494-5842
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Jacksonville, Florida, United States
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39 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 May 2015

We booked a minibus with Karl Scato (Scato's Bus & Taxi Service) and had a fantastic guided taxi tour ride over the mountains from Road Town to Bananakeets. We gave ourselves an hour before our reservation to make scenic stops along the way including Stoutt's Look Out bar (overlooking Cane Garden Bay). The setting at Bananakeets is spectacular with outdoor... More 

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Freehold, New Jersey
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 May 2015

We ate here on the last night of our vacation and what a great decision it turned out to be! The views are absolutely unparalleled. We arrived (without a reservation) at around 6:30 pm on a Friday night. We were seated almost immediately. We enjoyed a cocktail while taking in the incredible views (and of course, snapped a few photos).... More 

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Houston, Texas
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21 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 May 2015

We ate dinner here on our last night, and watched the sunset. Amazing food and views. They passed out rum shots during the sunset. We loved this place!

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Livermore, California
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27 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 May 2015

This was recommended for the views. Which the views are incredible and would highly recommend that you go. The food was better than I/we thought it would be. Good selection but nothing special. Casual.

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New York City, New York
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 May 2015 via mobile

Happy hour between four and six is worthwhile and the view is stupendous. Their pork tenderloin is a specialty and well worth it it was delicious. Their shrimp in a coconut cream sauce with rice was equally as good. Go around sunset because it's gorgeous and everybody does banana shots on the house.

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Saint Mary's City, Maryland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 May 2015

A real sporty taxi ride from Road Town/Nanny Cay, but well worth the trip up over and around, directly across the island. The sunset was the best we saw in 2 weeks in BVI. Well up the hill, closer to the top than the beach; faces the sunset over Jost. Great meals, great drinks. The staff was very attentive, and... More 

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St Mary's city
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 May 2015

Dinner at Bananakeet on our last night on Tortola was the best meal we had. Live music, awesome view across to Jost Van Dyke Island at sunset, great drinks, and then the best: dinner! You can't go wrong.

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Thank WindwardGlass
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 May 2015 via mobile

Hiked to the restaurant for dinner tonight with my family. The food was delicious and the service was great. The view was beautiful and the sunset over the islands was very pretty. The restaurant even gives a free shot during the sunset.

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Wakefield, Rhode Island
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 May 2015

The food is very good. I completely agree with BjornFB. Staff is also very friendly. Bring a sweater for when the sun goes down.

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Peterborough, New Hampshire
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 May 2015

Great spot for seeing the sunset and one of two places we returned to for dinner. The food is amazing! Crab fritters were awesome. Scallops over pasta was awesome. Key lime cheesecake was awesome. Their signature drink is a blended bananakeet which was more like dessert but DELICIOUS! This HAS to be on your list for this island.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 30 - USD 50
Cuisine
American, Caribbean, Seafood
Meals
Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, View, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Windy Hill Carrot Bay, VG1130, Tortola
  • Location: Caribbean  >  British Virgin Islands  >  Tortola
  • Phone Number: +1 284-494-5842
Description
Casual fine dining with exceptional foods, friendly service & spectacular sunset views!! Open daily for Sunset Happy Hour: 4-6pm $1 off all cocktails. FREE 'Sundowner' at Sunset! ALa carte poolside dining 5:30-9:30. Live legendary music Fridays from 6pm
CAFE SEASONAL CLOSING: September 15- REOPENS October 15 Closed for ALL Public Holidays

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