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The Sugar Mill Restaurant

Little Apple Bay, Tortola
+1 284-495-4355
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good16%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“filet mignon” (15 reviews)
“risotto” (7 reviews)
“crab cakes” (7 reviews)
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American, Caribbean, Seafood, European, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Little Apple Bay, Tortola
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Reviewed 8 August 2017

Food and Service was outstanding...My bride and I did not have a reservation and the staff went out of there way to get us seated and took great care of us from drinks to desert...

1  Thank jeffreymF6522RF
Reviewed 8 August 2017

My husband and I had a small destination wedding in Tortola and needed a place to gather for our first group of arrivals. We chose The Sugar Mill because of the beautiful ambiance: colonial style, separate sitting area with a Gazebo and views of the...More

1  Thank Jindia
Reviewed 6 August 2017

Simply the best. Featuring local island fare in a magical setting. One of the most romantic dining rooms in the world. Super friendly staff and attentive owners. The terraces make a perfect place to enjoy a pre-dinner drink or desert/cigar after dinner Listen to the...More

1  Thank TNStreamSwimmer
Reviewed 6 August 2017

What a beautiful restaurant! Had the best meal of our vacation here. Romantic and relaxing. Great selection and the staff was wonderful. It's nice to be able to enjoy a historic property, great food and atmosphere without being rushed.

1  Thank Saint
Reviewed 2 August 2017

I ordered the coconut chicken dish and it was amazing. This restaurant takes it's time so don't be in a rush, but, it's well worth the wait. You'll love the view and the atmosphere. Bring your credit card, it is pricy!

1  Thank Patrick R
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

Being from Louisiana we like to think that we know good food. We recently vacationed in Tortola and stayed at the Sugar Mill Hotel so we dined here daily/nightly. I think we tried everything on the menu and honestly cannot say we had a bad...More

1  Thank Julie G
SUGARTEAM, Sugarmillteam at The Sugar Mill Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 26 July 2017

Thank you to everyone for taking the time to write a review. We do appreciate it. While we do enjoy praise, constructive criticism ( as opposed to self important rants telling us how to run a restaurant their way ) is always welcome. Using new...More

Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

The Sugar Mill Restaurant is by far the best we've found in the BVI. From the food quality, prices, ambiance, and wine list -- it exceeded our expectations. We are guests of the hotel and have enjoyed breakfast, lunch, and dinner at both the main...More

1  Thank Justin B
Reviewed 13 July 2017

We visited the Sugar Mill about a year and a half ago. We went back at the end of last month (June) and found that the restaurant was even better than we had remembered! We were a group of seven with three teenagers. Two shared...More

Thank Tom1021
Reviewed 12 July 2017

The Sugar Mill lived up to it's amazing reputation. We had such an amazing dinner there, the food is outstanding, the service impeccable and the place itself is in enchanting! I highly recommend this for an upscale tropical dinner in Tortola. We loved it so...More

Thank JN0228
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

Selected SM based on reviews and desire for upscale local. You will find it here. First of all the property is beautiful. Did not stay here but certainly worth a look. Outstanding views on beachfront. Back to dinner. Mostly will review best on party of...More

Thank TreasureCoast
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Response from SUGARTEAM | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
Indeed. You dont want to get into a battle of wits when you are unarmed.
11 September 2016|
Response from Chicago_Traveler | Reviewed this property |
Stay in cane garden and take a cab.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$ 26 - US$ 35
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, View, Child-friendly, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Little Apple Bay, Tortola
  • Location: Caribbean  >  British Virgin Islands  >  Tortola
  • Phone Number: +1 284-495-4355
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Fine dining but on real food with substantial portions. Cocktail bar and Pavillions lounge area overlooking the sea. 400 year old stone built dining room formerly the Rum house of the plantation. Terace section overlooking the sea.
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