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BananaKeet Cafe

Windy Hill Carrot Bay, VG1130, Tortola
+1 284-494-5842
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good28%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Windy Hill Carrot Bay, VG1130, Tortola
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Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

We kept driving by Bananakeet as we traversed the island...the other night we decided we would have dinner and watch the sun dip its toes over little Jost and into the Caribbean. Wow! The service was friendly and typical island style. The food was excellent....More

Thank RufinoFiveDaysIn
deshill2016, Manager at BananaKeet Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2017

Thank you for visiting and sharing your experience. Our staff is always ecstatic to hear you enjoyed your time with them. We look forward to your return to Tortola and your visit at BananaKeet Café.

Reviewed 2 August 2017

My husband and I were in tortola for our honeymoon, and were surprised by the price of food versus the quality you get. We felt that most places on the island were not worth the money, but Bananakeet is the exception! 100% worth what you...More

Thank Erika D
deshill2016, Manager at BananaKeet Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 August 2017

Thank you for visiting the BananaKeet family. The chef and staff are always delighted when you take time out of your busy day to share your worthy experience.. We always want you, the patron, to have lasting memories our facilities and of our island, Tortola....More

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Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

We had a great experience here. Food and service were excellent and the views and sunset were amazing.

Thank elizabeth h
deshill2016, Manager at BananaKeet Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2017

Thank you for making us one of your stops. Our job is to always make your experience a memorable one. Hope you visit us again on Tortola, and certainly at BananaKeet Café.

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Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

The services are excellent thanks so much to the chef and staff also the bartender Smooth is excellent and a mixologist thanks for the creative refreshing beverages you created for me and my friends !!!

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deshill2016, Manager at BananaKeet Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2017

Thank you for sharing your experience. We are happy when you're happy. The staff loves to hear that you were satisfied. We always want our visitors to take back great memories. See you on your return.

Reviewed 16 July 2017

We saw this on our way down the mountain from the beach. The food and drinks were great. My husband and I had the shrimp and our son had the beef (we didn't expect the steak on an island to be good but he said...More

Thank Deborah V
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Had to ask for the sunset shots on Friday night!!! Really.... They pushed a large table of 7 people so close that our chairs were touching each other!! Not a very pleasant experience.

Thank N B
deshill2016, Manager at BananaKeet Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 17 July 2017

We are sorry that you didn't have a wonderful experience at BananaKeet. We value your opinion and will discuss your review with employees. It is important what you think of us and we hope on your return, you are pleased with our service.

Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

My family of six dined here last night. We arrived without a reservation at 6:30 and were seated just in time for the sunset shot. Smooth was friendly at the bar, and Ninja was an efficient and pleasant server. We had three appetizers to start:...More

Thank ThreeBeasties
deshill2016, Manager at BananaKeet Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 August 2017

Thank you for sharing your experience. Some days we cannot predict the rush in the restaurant without reservations. We are continuously reviewing and addressing little hiccups, and we hope the next time you dine with us, your experience will be a most memorable one.

Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

The food was good, the sunset view was fabulous, but the service left something to be desired. The first person we encountered was great, making recommendations for drinks and food. Unfortunately, the person who took our order and served us seemed annoyed with ever question...More

Thank Robin L
deshill2016, Manager at BananaKeet Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2017

We are certainly not pleased that you were not happy with the service. We value your opinion and a discussion was had regarding what you shared with us. We hope that is not your last trip to BananaKeet. We heard you. We look forward to...More

Reviewed 10 July 2017

By far, the menu at BananaKeet was the most creative. We were on island for 10 days and ate there 3 of them, just because the bar, staff and service were so good. It is also a great place for the sunset or to watch...More

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deshill2016, Manager at BananaKeet Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 17 July 2017

Thank you so much for taking time to share your experience. I will not forget you both. I enjoyed our time spent together talking about our children and unforgettable lifetime experiences. Look forward to your return. Let me know when you're coming back.

Reviewed 10 July 2017

This lovely restaurant is totally understated & we passed it many times on the road without realising what a treat was in store! The wide varanda is open sided with the most spectacular views across the bay & stunning sunsets. The food is excellent &...More

Thank jennieBristol
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31 October 2016|
Response from Tocalosh | Reviewed this property |
I am unsure about this. A quick visit to their website may answer your question.
28 March 2016|
Response from deshill2016 | Property representative |
No, it is not. Will be serving brunch on Sundays once the high season kicks in.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 30 - US$ 50
Dinner, Breakfast, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, View, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Windy Hill Carrot Bay, VG1130, Tortola
  • Location: Caribbean  >  British Virgin Islands  >  Tortola
  • Phone Number: +1 284-494-5842
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Casual fine dining with exceptional foods, friendly service & spectacular sunset views!! Open daily for Sunset Happy Hour: 4-6pm $1 off all cocktails. FREE 'Sundowner' at Sunset! ALa carte poolside dining 5:30-9:30. Live legendary music Fridays from 6pm
CAFE SEASONAL CLOSING: September 15- REOPENS October 15 Closed for ALL Public Holidays
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