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Margarita Phil's

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Mexican, Bar, Pub
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Near Mongoose Junction, Cruz Bay, St. John
+1 340-693-8400
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Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania
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42 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We got 2 Frozen Margaritas to go. By the time we got to the beach - although they were still icy, there was no flavor, and no sign of alcohol

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Thank Dawn Z
Owasso, Oklahoma
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25 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The only reason to go here is for the margarita's. There are better food places on island if you are wanting mexican.

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Thank Jim S
Newton, Massachusetts, United States
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51 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Located just a short walk from the ferry from St. Thomas, Margarita Phil's is a lovely little restaurant with covered tables, that serve excellent food and delicious margaritas. The ahi tuna tacos were fresh and delicious ($30 - didn't see the price until we got the check) and the mango margarita (32 oz) was fantastic. Mike, our server, was from... More 

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Thank David N
Overland Park, KS
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66 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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 weeks ago 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 13 April 2017

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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44 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 April 2017 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 31 March 2017 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 22 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

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Mexican, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
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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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?