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Mermaid's Dockside Bar & Grill

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1/2 Mile south of the Ferry Docks on the Edge of Spanish Town, Spanish Town, Virgin Gorda
+1 284-495-6663
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St. Thomas
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21 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

NIce views of the water, ok for lunch, fair service, a little over priced for what you get. We had cheeseburgers and they were pretty good. Credit card machine was down which required us to make a run to the ATM for cash.

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Florida
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247 reviews
169 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 184 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This open air restaurant is directly on the water -- not the beach -- the water. You enter by walking across a wooden dock. You can see tarpon and other fish swimming in the clear waters from your table. I imagine kids would love this -- feeding the fish, etc. They have a full bar and a casual lunch menu.... More 

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U.S. Virgin Islands
2 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We went there tonight (5/17/17) with our sons and their girlfriends. Food was amazing- lobster, Barbecue chicken and pork, salad, coleslaw, tuna macaroni, potato salad, corn on the cob, vegetables, rice and johnny cakes! To top it off, live entertainment- right on the water. If you are in Virgin Gorda- a must stop! Rick Grant

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Clearwater, Florida
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great spot to have a dr no anytime of day. The huge tarpon are always hanging around the dock. The food isn't the best on the island but is not bad.

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The Dalles, Oregon
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The best hamburgers around! Fun place, right on the ocean, stay and feed the Tarpon...they love chicken bones.

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Thank TKBTS
Bancroft, Canada
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We arrived around 5:30pm just in time to have a glass of wine before our dinners were served along with a gorgeous sunset. Best sunsets on the island. Meals were excellent with me having swordfish and my wife, the snapper.

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Jannali, Australia
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136 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2017

We are here prior to our afternoon ferry/flight. The food is very good, locals eat here too which is a good recommendation. They have daily specials as well as the normal menu. You can sit and watch the tarpon while waiting, or just admire the view over the water.

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Thank DerekHulme
Wantagh, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 April 2017

Beautiful relaxing spot...bushwacker, piña colada and fish wrap..everything was great...watched the tarpons swimming.

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Thank 12soup-er
Atlanta, Georgia
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18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 March 2017

We stopped in for lunch at about 3:30pm after a long day at The Baths. They served us right away - beers and shrimp salads and burgers. Good food, and very nice view of the water.

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Cleveland, OH
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33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 March 2017

Stopped for a quick lunch on our first day on the island, which was a perfect choice. Our server Lisethe was friendly, helpful, and had a fun sense of humor. Burgers were fat and satisfying, and salad modifications for food intolerances were handled easily. It was also a preview of the high prices we would be paying all week for... More 

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Caribbean, Bar, Seafood
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Parking Available
Good for
View, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1/2 Mile south of the Ferry Docks on the Edge of Spanish Town, Spanish Town, Virgin Gorda
  • Location: Caribbean  >  British Virgin Islands  >  Virgin Gorda  >  Spanish Town
  • Phone Number: +1 284-495-6663
Description
MERMAID located on the water next to Andy’s Chateau is a great ISLAND/SEA view restaurant where you can find both fantastic food and impeccable service. Features a variety of cuisine be it Local, Spanish or International. We cater for your events; Birthdays, Weddings, etc.

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