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BananaKeet Cafe

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Windy Hill Carrot Bay, VG1130, Tortola
+1 284-494-5842
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toronto
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11 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 May 2015 via mobile

the best sunsets, good service, amazing food. Make reservations for a prime table to enjoy the view, get there early for sunset shots, and try the ahi tuna appetizer- it is the best thing I have tried ANYWHERE in ages!!

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Thank TorontoEri
Ellensburg, Washington
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 April 2015 via mobile

High on the hill side a nice restaurant with good food, and excellent view. Even though the wind blows you have a wonderful view and the wind keeps it a little cooler to enjoy. For appetizer we enjoyed tuna wontons. Dinner was Caribbean spiced beef, spicy jerk pork tenderloin, and coconut rum shrimp in a cream sauce. Then onto dessert... More 

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Gainesville, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 April 2015

We came here with a group of friends in February. I'd highly recommend trying to make it for sunset, as they do a toast with a free shot, and the pictures from here are amazing. It's high up on the mountainside, and you get a view of the entire bay. The food here has more variety than most places on... More 

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chicago
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2015

We visited Banankeet on our second day in Tortola. The food was amazing!!!!! We didn't have a reservation at the time, and the hostess seemed a bit annoyed that we didn't and she sat us next to the man playing music. After a couple of minutes we asked nicely (and $10 tip in hand) if we can move to a... More 

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Victoria,BC Canada
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5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2015

We heard about this place, got other good reviews. The first night Ninja gave us extra good service by seating us at the great views. Then the weather dramatic- rain.. No problem for the staff they had us totally covered and happy hours drinks in our hands. Nice dinner great atmosphere still a terrific view. We had to come back... More 

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Meriden, Connecticut
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15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 April 2015 via mobile

We just had dinner at the Banana Keet café and was pleasantly surprised with the quality of the food. The spot is great,particularly for sunset, but even during the day. I thought the food would be okay but it was absolutely terrific. We followed our servers recommendations and his choices were perfect. My wife had a beef dinner and I... More 

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Thank wr1953
Boston, Massachusetts
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 April 2015

Sunset spectacular and.........Jerk pork tenderloin consistently wonderful, ribs which have come up to and surpassed island standards. Life is good. Went several times. All entrees were well prepared and well presented. And we all know the view is the best on the island. Staff friendly and helpful, although at sunset it does get a bit hectic. Reservations needed during peak... More 

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New York City, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 April 2015

Schedule your dinner to catch the sunset. Maybe a third of the tables took multiple photos, some with professional equipment.

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Thank Kurt O
Golden, Colorado
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5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 April 2015 via mobile

We dined at BananaKeet Cafe last evening. The sunset views from our table could not have been any better. Denise, our server, was excellent and the food delicious. The crab fritters were delectable. All 4 of us enjoyed our meal which ended with the BananaKeet Pie! Try it if you happen to have any room left for dessert. 😊

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Avon, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 April 2015

We went to Bananakeet last night without reservations which I would not recommend. They squeezed us in and we had a wonderful meal served by an very smilng Denise. A must for your stay on Torola.

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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
Romantic, View, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, 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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