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Mine Shaft Cafe

Road, VG1150, Virgin Gorda
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good36%
  • Average13%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
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Caribbean, Bar, American, Pub
$$ - $$$
Road, VG1150, Virgin Gorda
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Reviewed 1 September 2017

Visited late August. According to those in the know, it was open Wed thru Sat. Showed up Wed at 4PM (albeit a bit early) and they said they would open at 4:30. Returned at 5:30, walked in and around and was told "Chef didn't make...More

Thank cambria147
Reviewed 15 July 2017

Driving up to this restaurant, we weren't expecting much, but we were pleasantly surprised. Situated on the 2nd story, the restaurant is open air with a lovely breeze flowing through. We were greeted by white table cloths and slipcovered chairs! Had drinks and the conch...More

Thank reneedm
Reviewed 6 June 2017

I remembered Mine Shaft Cafe fondly from previous trips, but was not quite so taken this trip. Previously, you could count on them for (relatively) reasonably priced casual eats with a nice view and gentle sea breezes, especially on the outside deck. The location hasn't...More

Thank jkgayley
Reviewed 4 March 2017

I am born and raised Virgin Gordian and I absolutely can't get enough off this spot! They do awesome burgers and conch fritters! If you're looking for a sweet sunset spot while dining then this is the place for you!

1  Thank Letty_LeBelle
Reviewed 27 February 2017

Not only is the food great, but the view is insane. They have live music some days. They even have a mini-golf course out front. Great drinks. Good place for kids too!

Thank jensenlover619
Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

We've enjoyed sunset dinners at The Mine Shaft in years past with music, a good atmosphere and decent food. Now we are back just with the update the Mine Shaft is closed for renovations. No idea how long.

Thank 67Satisfaction
Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

We had a good down home Caribbean fish dinner, while experiencing a golden sunset. Memorable experience.

Thank Patricia B
Reviewed 24 August 2016

VG is sort of a different place, and the Mine Shaft reflects that. We were there in mid June and like others have said, we were the only diners there that evening. That is not so unusual in the off season in Virgin Gorda. Actually...More

Thank bsmiley
Reviewed 23 August 2016

We had read about the lovely views from here but there is now many houses blocking the views. Maybe they should not brag about the views any more. We were a large group with reservations. Then when we start ordering, we discover they really opened...More

Thank Gagal
Reviewed 20 June 2016 via mobile

My wife had read some nice reviews so we stopped off here to check out the food and putt putt course. The mini golf course was absolute trash so that was a no go. We were the only ones there and service was extremely slow....More

Thank BIG K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Caribbean, Bar, American, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Full Bar, Buffet, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, View, Kids, Groups, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Road, VG1150, Virgin Gorda
  • Location: Caribbean  >  British Virgin Islands  >  Virgin Gorda
  • Phone Number: 495-5260
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