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“Very Good”
Review of Oceana

Oceana
Ranked #2 of 7 Restaurants in Frenchtown
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$28 - US$65
Cuisines: Seafood, Contemporary, International, Wine Bar
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Good for: Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Local cuisine, View
Dining options: Lunch, After-hours, Dinner, Delivery, Reservations
Description: Oceana Restaurant and Wine Bar combines the perfected culinary methods of yesterday, the creativity of tomorrow, and the spice of the Caribbean all in one of the most beautiful and historic locations on island. Our guests can expect an unforgettable culinary and dining experience in a private villa right on the water, and feel the years disappear as they are swept away from the busy modern world while enjoying locally-sourced and artfully-prepared entrees. We also feature house-infused cocktails and an impressive wine selection. A TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence recipient several years running, Oceana has also been voted "Best of VI" multiple times, most recently for Best Gourmet Dining 2016.
Reviewed 31 August 2017

We went here last year and it was pretty good so we decided to try it again. The food was extremely good and the service was great. The view is still amazing. We will return.

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Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

Lackluster service, understocked bar, rude hostess, food ok. This used to be a premier restaurant on the island, now it's coasting with no menu innovations and a rather self-satisfied smugness.

A small example. There's no excuse in a fine dining restaurant for a table to be off balance and requiring a waiter to push a cork under one leg. This issue should be checked daily before opening.

1  Thank spencerusa
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Reviewed 22 August 2017

This is a wonderful restaurant that is down near Crown Bay. It's a little far from the Red Hook area but the food is great and the view can't be beat. Try to arrive before the sun goes down as the sunset is awesome.

Thank bdjordan96
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Reviewed 16 August 2017

Our last night we ate here with our family and my thanks to Bridget for taking such good care of us! This place was amazing we loved the maui maui and loved the steak and the tuna was great! We had water views and because this was off season we weren't rushed and the wait staff were very attentive!

1  Thank NorthjerseyWayne
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Reviewed 12 August 2017

One of the better restaurants on island. The building is beautiful - evidently used to be the Russian embassy. Great views of the harbor. Service was excellent. Most of us had the salad for appetizer which was refreshing- shaved veggies including beets, fennel, etc with a light dressing. One person had the grilled octopus, which although pricey, was fantastic- not tough at all and delicious grilled flavor. I would go back just for that. I had the Mahi which was grilled and had a nice flavor (could use a bit more salt) and romenescu sauce was really flavorful. Others had shrimp and steak which were also enjoyed. We also had desserts- espresso creme brûlée, molten chocolate cake, and sorbets. All yummy- cake was served with a brûléed marshmallow- quite yummy,but the cake was swimming in butter which I found unnecessary. Overall, really enjoyed and would go back.

Thank Jennifer H
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