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Waterfront Bistro - CLOSED

Wharfside Village | First floor in Wharfside Village, Cruz Bay 00831, St. John
+1 340-777-7755
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“tuna tacos” (14 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Caribbean, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Wharfside Village | First floor in Wharfside Village, Cruz Bay 00831, St. John
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Sad to say, but Waterfront Bistro is most likely a permanent casualty of hurricanes Irma and Maria. I spent countless nights sitting at my table on the rail, enjoying a great meal and taking in the sun setting in the distance. The staff were always...More

Thank S_M_Healey
Reviewed 23 February 2018

Have only had lunch their twice, both time excellent. You have a great view of the bay and can watch the sailing yachts, fisherman and ferries come and go from the pier nearby. Last time I went I had the Truffle Mac and Cheese Burger,...More

Thank BudwardShaw
Reviewed 7 September 2017

This Bistro is right on the beach in Cruz bay near the ferry to St Thomas. We stopped in here for a very relaxing ice cold beer and burger. Very nice setting!

Thank turfterror
Reviewed 6 August 2017

If you want to eat on the waterfront in a nice restaurant near the Cruz Bay ferry area, this is your place! The food was yummy, the service was very friendly, and the atmosphere right on the water was lovely.

Thank Debbie M
Reviewed 29 July 2017

Casual dining at reasonable prices. Good variety for lunch and dinner. Lunch portions were large - very good fries! Dinner was nice. I will go back

Thank jbjade1996
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

Dinner was fabulous! The Carribean Lobster was buttery and succulent. Drinks were delicious and the view was second to none. Our adorable server Tessa was knowledgeable and attentive to our every need. We had a fabulous dinner and it just added to our fantastic vacation.

Thank Kimberly O
Reviewed 26 July 2017

We usually try to cook in our timeshare for most nights during our stay, but this time around we had a bit of the wanderlust and ended up at Waterfront Bistro for dinner. While we're all good cooks, this place made us feel so welcome,...More

1  Thank smkarizona
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

Delicious food for decent prices. It is a higher brow food than the bars close by but it's not pretentious. The views are great, people watching walking on the beach is good, service is terrific I had the tuna and the apple tart. Both fantastic...More

Thank Lee K
Reviewed 22 July 2017

What a relaxing place to go. The service was excellent and food was great. The seafood is very fresh with specials added daily. The mint chocolate chip ice cream is a treat!

Thank Kristine M
Reviewed 21 July 2017

Went to this restaurant again based on our experience a couple of years ago. The food is fantastic, service is great. It is across the beach and it is nice to be able to sit outside and view the ocean while enjoying dinner. The only...More

Thank Rod A
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Restaurant Details

Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, View, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
3:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Wharfside Village | First floor in Wharfside Village, Cruz Bay 00831, St. John
  • Location: Caribbean  >  U.S. Virgin Islands  >  St. John  >  Cruz Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 340-777-7755
  • E-mail
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