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Cariga's Island Cafe

6249 Frydenhoj 49 Staint Thomas | Route #32, 00802, St. Thomas
+1 340-779-8935
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good38%
  • Average13%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“boat yard” (8 reviews)
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American, Bar, Caribbean, Cafe, International, Pub
6249 Frydenhoj 49 Staint Thomas | Route #32, 00802, St. Thomas
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Reviewed yesterday

We stoped for drinks and stayed for the tacos, they looked so good. It was definitely worth the hunt. Tucked back behind a bunch of boats you will miss this place 49 out of 50 times. Use google earth to find it. Good luck!

Thank Douglas B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I found this place through a quick online search for breakfast restaurants in St. Thomas and it soon became my favorite restaurant during my trip. The huevos rancheros were delicious as well as the drinks. The prices were also lower than the average restaurant in...More

Thank Andrea L
Reviewed 16 September 2018

I love to dingy over to this sea side cafe. The family owned environment is one of the last of its kind and a real gem hidden off the beaten path unless you live in a boat on the water in independent harbor, then you've...More

Thank Cruiser814019
Reviewed 4 February 2018

The other day Jack, Loopy and I were helping Ed with his boat and decided to have a quick lunch at Carigas. Luckily the place made it thru the hurricanes and is open for business. We had a great lunch in the company of guys...More

1  Thank Sapphire E
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

Jane was very interactive person with our group. Her recommendations for lunch were spot on. Service was friendly and fast. Food was very good! Fish tacos have the island flare as well as the fish and chips. Met some great local people who provided other...More

Thank Tom C
Reviewed 18 August 2017

Tucked away in a boat yard, on the water. It is a little hard to find, but a true taste of the local island vibe. Food was good, but the drinks were a little watered down. The waitress was awesome and we enjoyed our meal....More

Thank IACaribbeanDreamers
Reviewed 14 August 2017

First, it's a little hard to locate, but your efforts will be rewarded. I had made a listing of places to try while staying on the east end of St. Thomas and CaRiGa's looked like my breakfast spot. It is a great choice. It's quiet....More

Thank wgainey
Reviewed 21 July 2017

We decided to revisit this restaurant for dinner after stopping by earlier to pick up an item left the day before on our boat trip. It wa a great decision. You can't beat an open air restaurant with walls of mangroves providing privacy and shade....More

Thank kwdad
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

First time visitors to this hidden place. Tucked away as others have described. The directions are spot on - we just had a little difficulty finding it after dark. Food center=> gas station => across the street behind the marina. There is a road sign....More

Thank tajurach
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

Randys homemade meatloaf and bread putting are crazy good! The key lime pie so tangy tasty. Sally and Randy are hands on and make sure you feel at home in this cozy marina setting. Hang with local boaters in a super casual setting. A must...More

Thank Lisa H
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Sarahfay B
29 March 2017|
Response from wgainey |
No. The terminals are in Havensight. CaRiGa's is miles away in Red Hook.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 4 - USD 20
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6249 Frydenhoj 49 Staint Thomas | Route #32, 00802, St. Thomas
  • Location: Caribbean  >  U.S. Virgin Islands  >  St. Thomas
  • Phone Number: +1 340-779-8935
Nestled in the Mangroves right on the water on the East End of St.Thomas this little gem of a restaurant & bar offers excellent menu selection at incredible pricing. A must experience for visitors and a certain hangout for locals.
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