We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.

Mermaid's Dockside Bar & Grill

₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
1/2 Mile south of the Ferry Docks on the Edge of Spanish Town, Spanish Town, Virgin Gorda
+1 284-495-6663
Website
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / PAYBACK
50

138 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Showing 133: English reviews
Eureka Springs, Arkansas, United States
Level Contributor
13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Every once in a while I have a dish that sticks with me the rest of my life. It is nothing that can be replicated and so delicious that the memory stays fresh for years to come. Well, our stop here is no exception! We had bushwackers and fish wraps that took our breath away! First off, bushwackers... everyone of... More 

Helpful?
Thank DavidFranklinBailey
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Level Contributor
105 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

By the time we arrived to Virgin Gorda and got settled it was 8pm. It was not easy to find someplace open. Mermaids was open. We waited a while for our dinner to be served but it was worth it. Fresh and very good. Had grilled mahi which was moist and flavorful but not extremely seasoned due to my seasoning... More 

Helpful?
Thank Jlskjs
Level Contributor
4 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016

Tasty dinner with fresh fish and rum drinks. The setting sun was a nice bit of ambiance. The tarpon in the bay were amazing to watch.

Helpful?
Thank Rose G
Birmingham, Michigan
Level Contributor
16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

We stayed in VG for a week eating at all the recommended great restaurants. Mermaid's Dockside was one of my favorites. In fact, we ate here twice. You can't beat the casual, waterside dining. They have a limited menu that offers a choice between 4 or 5 entrees. It is accompanied with your choice of two sides. The first night... More 

Helpful?
Thank lsh1963
Denver, Colorado
Level Contributor
53 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016

Usually this is just a drink stop, however my stomach wanted food. There were many specials in chalk on the board. The jerk chicken wrap was a good choice, hot hot hot as jerk should be. Thinking eating at mermaids should be on the list more often!

Helpful?
Thank Moxford
philadelphia
Level Contributor
149 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2016

Very, very pretty view. The place is more of a shack outside - but that would have been fine. They say their specialty is lobster. No lobster. They were also out of most of their wines on the list. We didn't eat there.

Helpful?
Thank bratzoe
St. Thomas
Level Contributor
8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

This is an excellent restaurant and it is located on the water. Very cool setup and amazing fish that can be seen in the water. Free entertainment on some nights. Ask about it!

Helpful?
Thank jpspierce
Coral Bay, St. John
Level Contributor
82 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 May 2016 via mobile

We stopped for a drink and to watch the tarpon. The cook came out with some scraps to get them eating for us. Really friendly staff. Great view. Drinks are good and prices usual for island prices. We didn't eat here. Maybe next time.

Helpful?
Thank STEVE H
Miami, Florida
Level Contributor
5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 May 2016 via mobile

Food was a hit and miss and very pricey, waitress seem more interested in the men than doing their jobs. The view is great and as soon as the sun went down we asked for our check and left . Not worth the effort

Helpful?
Thank Emily S
Redmond, Washington, United States
Level Contributor
10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 May 2016

Can't beat this location to grab a beer and enjoy the cool breeze and beautiful blue water. Like most places on the island, food is a bit over-priced for what you get, but would definitely recommend the burger and sweet potato fries.

Helpful?
Thank Kristen S

Travellers who viewed Mermaid's Dockside Bar & Grill also viewed

Spanish Town, Virgin Gorda
Virgin Gorda, British Virgin Islands
 
Virgin Gorda, British Virgin Islands
Virgin Gorda, British Virgin Islands
 

Been to Mermaid's Dockside Bar & Grill? Share your experiences!

Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / PAYBACK
50
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Caribbean, Bar, Seafood
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Parking Available
Good for
Bar Scene, View, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1/2 Mile south of the Ferry Docks on the Edge of Spanish Town, Spanish Town, Virgin Gorda
  • Location: Caribbean  >  British Virgin Islands  >  Virgin Gorda  >  Spanish Town
  • Phone Number: +1 284-495-6663
Description
MERMAID located on the water next to Andy’s Chateau is a great ISLAND/SEA view restaurant where you can find both fantastic food and impeccable service. Features a variety of cuisine be it Local, Spanish or International. We cater for your events; Birthdays, Weddings, etc.

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Mermaid's Dockside Bar & Grill and other visitors
2 questions
Ask a question
Allen, Texas
over a year ago

See all questions (2)

Questions? Get answers from Mermaid's Dockside Bar & Grill staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?