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Driftwood David's

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Lumber Yard complex, Cruz Bay 00381, St. John
+1 340-777-4015
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33 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

this is a great find in the lumberyard. david is a great guy and makes and great, FRESH burger!. the fish n chips was freshly breaded and the prices were great. definitely find time to stop by and see him!

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Mars Hill, North Carolina
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our family visited Driftwood David's on our first trip to St. John in 2015. It was a great meal and wasn't overly expensive. I had the Mahi Mahi sandwich and the rest had burgers. Everyone was impressed and we came back when we visited in 2016. The service is wonderful and we will be visiting again when we're back in... More 

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Service was great by Cassie. Happy hour beers were $2, Corona and Heineken even. Ribs fell right of the bone. Highly recommend stopping.

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Thank heidioooo
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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119 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After hearing personal reviews of the ribs and reading all of the on line reviews, we finally went. The initial reaction was one of skepticism, but we pushed on, found a place at the bar and was met by Kasi. She is one of the best bartenders we've ever met. Great personality and great service. She tried to convince us... More 

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Yarmouth, Maine
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

The sushi is quite good. The drinks were really excellent. The service was wonderful. The views are just what you'd hope for on an island. The funny signs outside are hilarious. But the key lime pie is unparalleled. Go there for the drinks, the sushi and the service but don't miss out on the PIE!

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Thank gbiegun
Solon, Ohio
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 10 March 2017

We were looking for a carryout but not pizza and Driftwood David's became our favorite place. The rib dinner was so good we find ourselves coming back every time we're in St. John. Eating in the restaurant is a nice experience as well, but sometimes you want to just stay in. Highly recommend it.

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Thank chikstr1
Eliot, Maine
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18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

This place has expanded and upgraded nicely. The food is great. Best ribs - not just in the island but anywhere! If ribs are being served there is no reason to open the menu! Something for all in the family.

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Thank mainiacsurfer
Foxboro, Massachusetts
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 February 2017

The staff were the best part of driftwood david's. The view from the outer part of the restaurant, where we sat, was nice with a nice breeze as well. They were out of fries and almost out of burgers. The hamburgers we ordered were fine - nothing special but not bad either.

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Thank S A
St. John
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37 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Sit by the sushi bar and talk to Bryan. His sushi is simply delicious, fresh and done with love and dedication.

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Thank denisgianna
Monument Beach, Massachusetts, United States
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586 reviews
309 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 295 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 January 2017

Nice local joint with live music, decent view of the harbor and cheap beers ($3) and pub food. They have a Fritos pie which sounds good if you are not worried about having a cholesterol check anytime soon - according to the menu is it a bag of Fritos with chili and cheese poured into the bag and served in... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$3 - US$9
Cuisine
American, Bar
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Cheap Eats, Bar Scene, View, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lumber Yard complex, Cruz Bay 00381, St. John
  • Location: Caribbean  >  U.S. Virgin Islands  >  St. John  >  Cruz Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 340-777-4015
Description
Local neighborhood sports bar and restaurant that offers fresh burgers, ribs, fish wings and fries. Daily specials ..Live music and dance nights..Call for more info

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boston
over a year ago
Collierville, Tennessee, United States

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