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Flash of Beauty

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Loblolly Bay East, VG1140, Anegada
+1 284-495-8014
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Salisbury, Maryland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 May 2016

My husband had the chicken roti (no goat available) and I had the shellfish sandwich, for lunch. The roti was good (but not the best ever), and the shellfish sandwich was different (not like an oyster po-boy, but like a tuna sandwich with more flavor). We didn't have any alcoholic beverages, but I'd try one next time around. The beach... More 

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Reigate, United Kingdom
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177 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 February 2016

We'd not visited Flash of Beauty beach before but found this restaurant rather charming. Service was friendly and food good too. We ordered our food and arranged to swim while it was being prepared. My husband's goat curry was excellent as were the ribs that I chose. The normal beach that most people go to is Loblolly so you have... More 

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Thank Intrepidtravellers_8
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2016

Monica was for us the best dining experience. The other places are good. But Monica was still the best. Her cooking is fabulous. I have never had a better prepared grouper anywhere in the world.

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Thank Daniel R
Jackson, Wyoming
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2016

Heard about the Roti had to try it. Excellent! Highly recommended and we will be back! The owner is from Trinidad and knows how to cook a curry. Flavorful and no heat.

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Thank Puma14
Columbia, South Carolina, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2015

We arrived by run-down bikes (having rented them near our sailboat). It was crazy hot outside and were were absolutely by the time we arrived. Granted, we would have eaten just about anything at that point. This place didn't look like much, but we didn't care. All that to say, we blown away by how delicious and fresh the food... More 

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Fairway, Kansas
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2015

Flash of Beauty is our favorite snorkeling spot in the BVI's. The current can be strong but if you walk up the beach and drift back it is easy even for marginal swimmers. Monica, the owner, is a wonderful host and makes the best painkiller and chicken roti anywhere in the BVI's. It is a beautiful and quiet beach unless... More 

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Tortola
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 June 2015 via mobile

Always great to hang out at flash of beauty. Monica the owner and the scruffy cat are always so helpful and pleasant. The gang tried bushwackers, a frozen drink, Al over BVI and said hers was the best. The snorkeling is great there, but the most current of any place on anegada.

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Tortola
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 May 2015

I love this place and try to visit every time we come to Anegada. It does without doubt the best roti's in the BVI. The service is slow. The restaurant is often empty. It has a very help yourself attitude and it is definitely worth a visit and adapting to the Caribbean pace in this lovely seaside restaurant.

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Thank Emily0002
Fairfax, Virginia
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24 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 June 2014

The fried conch was delicious! It was tender and lightly battered with a tasty sauce. The conch is caught fresh/locally so you can't get much better. Others had the mahi fish sandwiches and raved about them. Flash of Beauty is all about snorkeling and hanging out on the beach, looking at the beautiful coral and ocean, so just go to... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 March 2014 via mobile

The setting is gorgeous. White beaches and blue water with coral reefs fit for great snorkeling. There is even a sunken ship and caves to view, if you know where to look. We have been coming here for 12 years. Monica quite ably runs the place. She makes the drinks and the food and serves it up. We generally get... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Caribbean, Seafood
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Loblolly Bay East, VG1140, Anegada
  • Location: Caribbean  >  British Virgin Islands  >  Anegada
  • Phone Number: +1 284-495-8014

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?