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Mine Shaft Cafe

) #19 of 34 Restaurants in Virgin Gorda ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Caribbean, , American
Road, VG1150, Virgin Gorda
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good36%
  • Average13%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“grouper” (13 reviews)
“ribs” (24 reviews)
“pasta” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Caribbean, Bar, American, Pub
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Road, VG1150, Virgin Gorda
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Reviews (134)
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11 - 20 of 131 reviews

Reviewed 5 May 2016

I am a sunset fan and have to go to the Mine Shaft for sunset when I visit VG. Sitting high on a hill, you have an unobstructed view. As the sun is setting, the local chickens fly into the tree next to the deck...More

Thank marlygirl
Reviewed 3 May 2016 via mobile

There was a time when The Mine Shaft was the "in place". Crowded every night. A lively fun spot with good food and service. Plus a spectacular view. The only thing remains is the view. This is a place that seats at least a hundred...More

Thank Jim H
Reviewed 15 April 2016 via mobile

Although there were only five other guests in the restaurant for dinner on a Thursday evening, our food was excellent. Our group had the caesar salad, pasta and shrimp, chicken sandwich and grouper. The Caesar salads, pasta and shrimp and grouper were outstanding. Service was...More

Thank Greg P
Reviewed 28 March 2016

just stopped in for a drink, and had a blast. Bartender set up his play list for us to sing. The mine shaft cave in and safety vest was very entertaining. When the staff picked up their instruments and sang, it was very nice.

Thank xcjordanx
Reviewed 16 March 2016

Decent food. Second visit on this trip, but we had been there before. Two couples for the "all you can eat rib night". Good ribs and fine sides. At sunset, chickens climb up to roost on the branches for the night. A sight to see!

Thank South137
Reviewed 4 March 2016

The highlight of the visit came when we got to don our mineshaft apparel and they lowered the bucket from the ceiling that contained the ingredients to mix the World Famous Mine Shaft Cave In... What a fruity drink with an oh so smooth texture...More

Thank jnaya2016
Reviewed 15 February 2016

we have been to this place many times. on tuesday evenings they usually have an all you can eat special, which they cancelled for lack of interest, but then renewed it. the time before the food was quite good but the waitress forgot to bring...More

Thank annbury
Reviewed 8 February 2016

Had sunset dinner at the Mine Shaft Cafe. All you can eat ribs on Tuesday. Excellent! My wife had great local fish dinner. Beautiful location, great food, terrific service

Thank JeffOsowski
Reviewed 31 January 2016 via mobile

We visited here for dinner and wasn't pleased at all. First off there are 2 young females as waitress with no customer service skills, we sat there for a while before one of them came by to take our order, on top of that about...More

Thank Tamar S
Reviewed 3 January 2016

The views from Mine Shaft Cafe are amazing! We went for the sunset and were pleasantly surprised with how delicious the food was!

Thank Melissa M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Caribbean, Bar, American, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Full Bar, Reservations, Buffet, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, View, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Road, VG1150, Virgin Gorda
  • Location: Caribbean  >  British Virgin Islands  >  Virgin Gorda
  • Phone Number: 495-5260
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