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Sugar and Spice

Great Harbor | Snack Bar, VG1160, Jost Van Dyke
+1 284-543-9016
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  • Excellent94%
  • Very good5%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“patties” (25 reviews)
“empanadas” (13 reviews)
“beef” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Caribbean, Vegetarian Friendly
Great Harbor | Snack Bar, VG1160, Jost Van Dyke
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Reviewed 12 August 2018

The Owner's son brought Empanadas by our boat when we were visiting Great Harbor. They were so delicious we went ashore to buy more. They were all sold out but the Owner told us she would make another batch if we could wait 20 minutes....More

Thank KathyCrowley
Reviewed 3 August 2018

We just returned from a two week bare boating excursion in the British Virgin Islands. I'm usually wary of people coming up to our boat selling food but I'm sure glad I gave this one a try! The son of the woman who operates Sugar...More

1  Thank Chandra C
Reviewed 2 August 2018

Last week the family and i spent 10 days sailing around the BVIs and by chance came across Miss Joan at the Sugar & Spice Snack Bar. i had never heard of a lentel empanada or pattie as they are called locally. You have got...More

Thank tveddy
Reviewed 17 July 2018 via mobile

I visit Jost Van Dyke quite often. If we stay in Great Harbour, a dinghy sometimes appears bearing foil wrapped gifts from the gods. Pate’s or empanadas filled with chicken, beef, or veggies. They are still piping hot. This particular morning we did not stay...More

1  Thank trapper72
Reviewed 20 June 2018

If you are looking for a delicious and inexpensive breakfast sandwich, this is your place. They also have a lunch menu and the burgers are very good! Located near the ferry dock.

Thank Angela S
Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

Just like your grandmama made, if she’s a Caribbean native with skills! Plates of chicken, pork and fish, all perfectly cooked and sauced. Great sides, delicious potato salad and vinegar slaw. Really reasonable and fun. Outside (picnic table) seating only. Also homemade empanadas for breakfast...More

Thank travelingtiger2018
Reviewed 9 April 2018

We just got back from the most amazing week of sailing around the BVI - and my favorite morning was when Sugar and Spice pulled up to our boat with a big box of piping hot empanadas for sale. We bought 4, and had to...More

Thank Jennifer M
Reviewed 21 March 2018 via mobile

Joan and her family serve delicious food to locals and tourists across from the ferry dock in Great Harbour, Jost Van Dyke. Her Pates - Beef, chicken or fish are absolutely the best! Great for breakfast or any time!

Thank William L
Reviewed 8 February 2018 via mobile

What a treat to eat patties freshly made before our eyes! Joan warned us that one per person was not enough and she was right! Delicious and positively addicting!!

Thank slmom_11
Reviewed 3 January 2018

we had spent the night on a mooring in Great Harbor and with all the storm damage we were discussing where we could go get ice and about that time a young man and little girl approached in a dink with ice and patties. Needless...More

Thank Brandy H
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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 15
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Great Harbor | Snack Bar, VG1160, Jost Van Dyke
  • Location: Caribbean  >  British Virgin Islands  >  Jost Van Dyke
  • Phone Number: +1 284-543-9016
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