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BananaKeet Cafe

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Windy Hill Carrot Bay, VG1130, Tortola
+1 284-494-5842
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Greensboro, North Carolina
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

We went here a few times during our trip. Go Around 5-5:30pm. Sunsets are around 630 and they are worth the wait. Food and drinks are excellent! A great view looking back towards St. Thomas with a nice ocean breeze.

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1 Thank espodieodie
Management response:

Thanks for taking the time out of your busy day to talk about your experience at BananaKeet. We look forward to your visit with us on Tortola. We are always working on improving our product. More 

Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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43 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016

We loved, loved, loved BananaKeet for dinner during our visit to Tortola. The fish dishes were delicious and large enough to share. We also had the steak served at our table and had plenty to give everyone a taste. We were there just as the slow season was kicking in so we heard "oh, the cook decided not to make... More 

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2 Thank JWilguess
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Thank you for taking time out of your day to talk about your experience. We are always working towards excellence. We hope that when you return, you experience is even better than your last. More 

Tortola
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

Absolutely fabulous. The food is tasty. Chef Spice and his team in the kitchen is consistent. I ordered the mix seafood pasta the last two times I've been there. The lamb and steaks are fabulous also. Coconut cream pie is off the chart..

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1 Thank ESinclair2013
deshill2016, General Manager at BananaKeet Cafe, responded to this review

Thank you for visiting with us and taking the time to talk about your experience. Look forward to your return. Desiree More 

Tortola
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

We had a lovely time a Bananakeet. It was during the off season and just before the local Emancipation Holiday so the menu was limited but the service was great and the food was nice. It was also a little windy, but that didn't stop the show! the Sunset is amazing and it is highly recommended to go there for... More 

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Thank Symone P
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Thank you for taking time to comment on the service and menu. What you say and how you feel about us is important. We look forward to your return. More 

Brisbane, Australia
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12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Amazing location.Sunsets , views over many islands & bays. The menu is varied & the food oh so good. Waiter service excellent. Sunset shot (drink) very tasty. Highly recommended , we will return.

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Thank Tocalosh
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Thank you for visiting us and for taking time out to place your comment on Trip Advisor. We want to continually improve our product and you're important to us. See you when you return again. More 

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38 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

I've always loved this restaurant, and usually visit it at least once when I visit Tortola. The view is as astounding as always. The food was reasonable, but not fantastic. However, there were two things that really disappointed me on this occasion: 1. When it came to dessert, three of the six options were unavailable. Our booking was early in... More 

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1 Thank Tim C
Management response:

Thank you for visiting us at BananaKeet. We are always trying to improve our service. It is certainly not our intent to give the perception of deception. We appreciate your comments and will address your concern about the gratuity. We have changed our POS system and will try to fix that appearance of deception because that is not our intent.... More 

River Vale, NJ
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27 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

We recently celebrated my wife's birthday at BananaKeet during our trip to Tortola's West End. Great service and a beautiful view. The menu has a good selection of meat, fish, and vegetarian options. I especially liked the Tuna WonTon appetizer, which I found out about via a review on TripAdvisor! The prices are a little higher, but the ambiance, view... More 

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Thank ipfilters
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Thank you so much for taking the time to review us at BananaKeet Café. We look forward to your next visit. More 

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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

A very good meal and drinks with the second to none view of the sunset in Tortola. The Churrasco beef was perfectly cooked, melting in the mouth. Quite pricy but worth it

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Thank Chickenrunphil
Management response:

Thank you so much for visiting us at BananaKeet and for taking the time to rate us. We hope to see you again. More 

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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

Have had a house on Tortola for 28 years and have always supported the restaurants on the island. Our favorite restaurant in past years, the Sugar Mill, totally disappointed us last year. We and a lot of our friends vowed never to return. Since then we have been looking for that replacement. Bananakeet has been highly recommended so we decided... More 

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Thank Mimi A
Management response:

We are very sorry about your experience. We really try to make everyone happy at BananaKeet. Ironically, after speaking with the staff, the waitress that waited on your table remembered your table. It was a very busy night and you had no reservation and they still tried to accommodate you. After your complaint, the waitress actually paid for your dinner... More 

Tortola
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

Brought friends to BananaKeet Cafe on a windy evening - you need to be there to experience the view and to appreciate when it's windy the staff look after you so well!! To start - when you are greeted you have such a great feeling of being welcomed into this restaurant Cocktails - freshly made - great choice AND service... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$30 - US$50
Cuisine
American, Caribbean, Seafood
Meals
Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, View, Romantic, Bar Scene, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Windy Hill Carrot Bay, VG1130, Tortola
  • Location: Caribbean  >  British Virgin Islands  >  Tortola
  • Phone Number: +1 284-494-5842
Description
Casual fine dining with exceptional foods, friendly service & spectacular sunset views!! Open daily for Sunset Happy Hour: 4-6pm $1 off all cocktails. FREE 'Sundowner' at Sunset! ALa carte poolside dining 5:30-9:30. Live legendary music Fridays from 6pm
CAFE SEASONAL CLOSING: September 15- REOPENS October 15 Closed for ALL Public Holidays

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