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Nigel's Boom Boom Beach Bar & Grill

| Smugglers Cove, Tortola
+1 284-540-2375
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  • Excellent88%
  • Very good9%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Caribbean, Bar
| Smugglers Cove, Tortola
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Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

Stopped by Nigel’s Beach Bar on a day trip on the recommendation of Capt. Brent with Sunshine Daydream Charters. WHAT A GREAT SUGGESTION! This brought back memories of what “beach bars” should be like. On the sand, steps from the beach, awesome views and the...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank wpool
Reviewed 26 October 2018

After an exciting drive to find NIgel's, we were greet by Nigel with a big smile. We had a great few hours with him, what a great guy!!!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Janette A
Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

So glad Nigel is back up and running better than ever! Perfect little rustic beach bar in beautiful Smigglers Cove! His personality will keep you entertained the whole time, or enjoy one of his delicious concoctions on one of the most beautiful beaches in BVI....More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank Angela S
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

Awesome food and drinks and Nigel is fun and a fantastic entrepreneur! Nigel’s and Smugglers Cove are gorgeous and fun!!! A must when in Tortola!!!!!

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank Elizabeth6008
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

Beautiful cove. White sand. Crystal blue water. And Nigel who has an informal snack shack that offers scrumptious drinks and excellent grilled local specialties. The combination ensures that you will have a most memorable time at the beach! Just go - you won’t regret it.

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank Kate D
Reviewed 2 August 2018

Great people, views, and drinks. Smugglers cove was pretty good snorkeling too and not too busy when we went so it made for a peaceful break in the day.

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank Shealin E
Reviewed 2 August 2018

Nigels Boom Boom is my idea of the bar at Guiligans Island. Nigel is the man, he is rebuilding his famous bar (its literaly a bungalo). Best drinks in all of the BVIs. Few boats go here, you will love this paradise and Nigel is...More

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank tveddy
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

Loved this place. Smugglers Cove is absolutely gorgeous and well worth the drive down the terrible road. Nigel is a genuine BVI resident and brings loads of character to the bar. It’s a shack on a beach with random cocktails and really good hotdogs. We...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank GraemeG193
Reviewed 28 July 2018

During a recent catamaran cruise around the BVI's with two other couples/friends, my wife and I asked the Captain if we could possibly fit in a stop at Nigel's. (We had been there during a land-based trip to Tortola in June 2017.) We had talked...More

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank John L
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

The beach is beautiful and is recovering from the hurricanes. Nigel is working tirelessly to restore all of the creature comforts you could ask for. The drinks were amazing and FAST! The hotdogs were the best I’ve ever had. Nigel was a gracious host all...More

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank SandyFromKY
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26 February 2018|
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Response from KentMD | Reviewed this property |
Yes, he's open - the original bar is buried deep in the undergrowth after Irma but he's built a new, slightly smaller bar to the immediate right of the parking lot. Hasn't lost any of it's charm though.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Caribbean, Bar
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, View, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | Smugglers Cove, Tortola
  • Location: Caribbean  >  British Virgin Islands  >  Tortola
  • Phone Number: +1 284-540-2375
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