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Margarita Phil's

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Near Mongoose Junction, Cruz Bay, St. John
+1 340-693-8400
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Overland Park, KS
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65 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

On day of walking around sight seeing, shopping and hanging out we decided to stop in to Margarita Phil's. You might say why, well how can you not stop in when there is sign outside that says 32oz margaritas TO GO. What a great way to refresh while walking in the warm sun in on St. John. Frozen Strawberry Margarita... More 

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Thank OPtravel4fun
Cranbury, New Jersey
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62 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We went there for lunch after a long hike. We were the only ones there and the girl serving us was great. The place is very small but the food was unbelievable. I wish we had more time in town so we could go back there. I definitely recommend this place.

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Thank Mariana B
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

My wife and I have gone to Phil's every time we've been in St. John and after sampling everything, we've decided that everything is great at this restaurant. Great drinks, great food, great atmosphere, you name it. I've tried multiple flavors of margs and love them all. Portions are plentiful and what else to say than it's great? Definitely recommend... More 

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Thank Phstyles
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3 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Its small but the food is great. Drinks are the great. Have been coming to this place for many years and it is still consistent

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Thank Christian S
Kelso, Washington
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38 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped here for a quick bite after our day at the beach. I had tacos and a piña colada, which was pretty delicious. Slower on the service, but as with island life, I expected it to be a bit slower. They had a decent menu, but was a bit on the pricey side.

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Thank nat97kb
Charlotte, North Carolina
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6 reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

One of our favorites on St John for Mexican food and cold margaritas. Great little deck to eat outside and watch the world go by

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Thank JimR006
Chesterfield, Missouri
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28 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 March 2017

Dependably good nachos. Very friendly service. Casual atmosphere. Nice! Can eat out on the patio and people watch. It's a fun, laid-back place.

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Thank Aimee E
Fort Worth, Texas
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24 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 March 2017

We went to Margarita Phil's because we met the owner and she gave us a discount card. We have to say that the work ethic of the one waitress was incredible! It was worth the visit to see her in action! Helen you have a jewel in her! The food was good too! The shrimp tacos were perfect! This is... More 

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Thank amk95
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 14 March 2017

The Margaritas are not tasty at all. Very watered down and just downright not good. There were 6 of us and we tried 3 different Margaritas and all decided we would not be back for more. (And they were expensive!!)

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Thank Leslie M
Louisville
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Expensive, no happy hour and very diluted margaritas, especially considering the name of the restrauant

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Near Mongoose Junction, Cruz Bay, St. John
  • Location: Caribbean  >  U.S. Virgin Islands  >  St. John  >  Cruz Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 340-693-8400

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