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The Tourist Trap - CLOSED

14B John's Folly, Coral Bay 00830, St. John
+1 340-774-0912
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good19%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lobster roll” (195 reviews)
“tacos” (66 reviews)
“pulled pork” (54 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Caribbean, Bar, Seafood, International, Pub
$$ - $$$
14B John's Folly, Coral Bay 00830, St. John
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Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

Hole in the wall doesn't begin to describe this place--outdoor seating under a canvas tarp, but the lobster roll is as good as they come. Add a cold beer and relax knowing you are about as far off the grid as you can get on...More

Thank KentuckyGlobetrotter
Reviewed 9 July 2016

We had read about the Tourist Trap before we came to St. John and it was one of the things on our must-do list. The location is very private and you feel far from the bustle of town. The service was very good, very friendly....More

1  Thank Dorothy D
Reviewed 24 June 2016

The menu, though very small, is amazing. Fish, beef, or pork tacos, pulled pork sandwich, hot dogs, nachos, burgers and amazing drinks. I will say, the service was the friendliest we have had- this is over a decade and 6 trips to St. John. Great...More

Thank MomshellDolly
Reviewed 23 June 2016

We stopped by the Tourist Trap after snorkeling at Salt Pond Bay in the morning. We had learned about it from researching reviews before we came to St. John and knew it was a place we wanted to try. It was just a few picnic...More

Thank Crystal S
Reviewed 14 June 2016 via mobile

Best smoothies on the island! The Boom Boom is so delicious, wished I could get that recipie❤️ staff is very friendly! We ordered 4 smoothies for the two of us and they even help you carry them to the vehicle!!Love this place

Thank Delisha R
Reviewed 10 June 2016

Larry the owner and Mary our waitress were friendly and made us feel like we were locals. The food is great, location can't be beat. We will be back!

Thank lisag921
Reviewed 10 June 2016

Tourist Trap is the perfect place to stop by after enjoying Ram's Head hike, or a snorkel at Salt Pond/Lameshur/Little Lameshur. It is a restaurant that is literally a little shack on the side of the road, but c'mon this is St. John and the...More

Thank Lisa G
Reviewed 7 June 2016 via mobile

We always stop here at least twice on our yearly trip. The lobster roll is delicious, very well priced. It has an amazing view, Mary and Larry are the best!

Thank Sandykayj
Reviewed 1 June 2016

We love the food, the people and the view! A must stop on the island! Can't wait to be back in July 2016!

Thank azmiller
Reviewed 31 May 2016 via mobile

Food is fantastic. Get the lobster roll after a swim at salt pond. Mary is the best server I have ever had anywhere! Made us feel right at home and even took a picture. Will be back

Thank John D
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
USD 7 - USD 13
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 18:00
11:00 - 18:00
11:00 - 18:00
11:00 - 18:00
11:00 - 18:00
11:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14B John's Folly, Coral Bay 00830, St. John
  • Location: Caribbean  >  U.S. Virgin Islands  >  St. John  >  Coral Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 340-774-0912
  • E-mail
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