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Margarita Phil's

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Near Mongoose Junction, Cruz Bay, St. John
+1 340-693-8400
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Marstons Mills, Massachusetts
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96 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Previous years, the food here was very good- but although our meals were ok this time- they weren't outstanding. The drinks were weak, and the veggie fajitas were primarily made from summer squash- not my favorite. The waitress was great, though!

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Thank piris
The Plains, Virginia
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43 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Massive sized margarita, just right! I had the standard, wife had the mango, both good. A bit pricey but you only need one! Give it a try, the chalupas were outstanding too. Different presentation than expected. Upside down. Mine was Mahi, wife's was shrimp.

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Thank Bill P
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213 reviews
112 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 341 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped for a late lunch at Phil's - the place was empty at the time we arrived so we were a bit concerned. However, a few seconds after sitting down, our server came by and she was just fantastic. She made us a couple of special mocktails - something she created on her own - and they were soooo... More 

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Thank SweetPea
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017

Great fishbowl margaritas (passionfruit!) and incredible fresh catch tuna tacos among great modern mexican. Fantastic naked natchos, fajitas, burritos, tacos and more.

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Green Valley, Arizona
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219 reviews
115 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017

Had some time to wait for the next ferry back to St. Thomas. Had just spent two hours on a bumpy bus ride [cruise ship's excursion] so were ready for some liquid refreshment. Enjoyed two of the local Virgin Island's brand beers. Also sampled the delicious cucumber jalapeno margarita. Interesting bartender shared her travel adventures and visa versa, so it... More 

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Thank Blokzijl
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016

We tried Margarita Petes. Very expensive and the good was not worth it. Margs were simple. Would not recommend especially for families $$$$$

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Thank Jaime P
Atlanta
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122 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2016

The food at Margarita Phil's was good, and this would be a good restaurant if you must have Mexican while on your trip to St. John!

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Thank fromAtl
Boston, Massachusetts
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11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016

Huge margarita, watered down-overpriced. Wife had fajita said it was really good. I had salad it was okay. Spicy food, need water, "Tap water no good, only have bottled" $3 later for 30 cent bottle. You want to use charge, another Dollar. Enough said?

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Thank Richard C
Columbus, Ohio
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016

We got a great Strawberry margarita here! They have many different flavors. Located in Mongoose Junction, it is a good destination

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Gloucester, Massachusetts
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2016

We stumbled into this restaurant from an afternoon at the beach, we pleasantly surprised at the quality of the food and margaritas. Service was great too, definitely recommend stopping in the next time you are in St John.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Near Mongoose Junction, Cruz Bay, St. John
  • Location: Caribbean  >  U.S. Virgin Islands  >  St. John  >  Cruz Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 340-693-8400

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?