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Driftwood David's

Lumber Yard complex, Cruz Bay 00381, St. John
+1 340-777-4015
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“ribs” (157 reviews)
“burger” (36 reviews)
“key lime pie” (27 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lumber Yard complex, Cruz Bay 00381, St. John
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Reviewed 27 September 2015

If you are looking for good burgers in a low key environment you must go to driftwood Dave's. It's nothing fancy but we had the best burgers we have ever had. We were visiting St. John in the off season, the end of July, and...More

Thank Alison B
Reviewed 24 September 2015 via mobile

Great cheeseburgers and fries and probably the best prices on the island. Nothing was over $9. The staff was friendly and helpful.

1  Thank kbucket79
Reviewed 21 September 2015

Had a good time at this small "hole in the wall" establishment. The food was tasty. Just regular "bar and grill" fare, nothing fancy but good none the less. David was a great host that pours a stiff drink! He made our visit to the...More

Thank Olineman
Reviewed 4 September 2015 via mobile

David is a very friendly host and his food rocks. A beautiful little hole in the wall with good music and better people. The burger sliders were extremely tasty and cooked to perfection. The drinks were cold and delicious.

Thank Saidude2
Reviewed 31 August 2015

We went to Davids on our first night in St.John. We were not disappointed. Great Ribs, Great Coleslaw. Incredible twice cooked French fries! The Fish sandwich (Mahi Mahi) was stunning! The best I have ever had!! One of the best deals on the Island! David...More

Thank xoft
Reviewed 30 August 2015

After a day of snorkeling and hiking there is no better place for a hamburger or fish sandwich. Cost of food is reasonable and always good. Dave makes you feel welcome and the service is top notch. We will be back again next year.

Thank ChrisGQ4157AR
Reviewed 28 August 2015 via mobile

Driftwood is an awesome place for a meal and a cold beer. We went for lunch and had a hamburger (fresh ground beef daily) and Danish ribs. Look up Danish ribs, we were surprised at the flavor and tender moist meat. The owner was from...More

Thank Rodney C
Reviewed 26 August 2015

Driftwood David's has regular bar type food that you would would find in the States. They also have PRICES that you would find in the states. The ribs and the cheeseburger were both good. They were sold out of wings at 5pm, which I'm guessing...More

Thank CoachNino
Reviewed 23 August 2015

We ate here on our first night and was not disappointed. We wanted something simple, casual and easy. We sat out on the porch overlooking the town which was nice. The place was mostly empty but that worked in our favor. I had the hamburger...More

Thank Znaoic
Reviewed 3 August 2015

5 of us had early dinner at Driftwood David's. 2 ordered burgers, 2 ordered ribs, 1 ordered mahi mahi sandwich. Each was excellent. Wings were very tasty and dessert (key lime pie and chocolate lasagna) was a great way to finish off the meal. Glad...More

1  Thank Dave H
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Questions & Answers
30 January 2016|
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Response from PelicanwatersBeach | Reviewed this property |
Yes. As previously replied, they are imported Danish baby back ribs. Delicious.
Donna G
25 December 2015|
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Response from rickneva | Reviewed this property |
Give them a call, Dave often answers the phone himself.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$9
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
View, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly
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
  • E-mail
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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