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Gertrudes Beach BAr

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Caribbean, Bar
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White bay, VG1160, Jost Van Dyke
+1 284-495-9104
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Northallerton
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75 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 June 2016 via mobile

Walked past soggy dollar bar as it was manic - pleased we did as food here was first rate - chicken burger was tasty and well cooked and partners shrimp roti was packed full of shrimps - excellent value quick lunch! Not sure about the sign advertising magic mushrooms though?

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Thank John H
Stockport, United Kingdom
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122 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 May 2016

Let's face it the venue is utterly stunning. A beautiful island bathed in sun, a fabulous beach with clear, warm water. Idyllic. There were a few cafe/ shacks to choose from and we decided on Gertrude's. There is a friendly easy going atmosphere made more so by the invitation to make your own drinks the most popular being a Pain... More 

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Thank elaine d
Marblehead, Massachusetts
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277 reviews
199 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 May 2016 via mobile

This is one of the beach shacks in the beautiful cove that you swim to. Nothing outstanding, but it's all about the friendly experience and the beautiful beach.

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Thank stephanie m
Warwickshire
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31 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 April 2016

I felt compelled to review Gertrudes Beach Bar. I found everything so refreshing and different to the norm. Their service is spot on not too much but very attentive and friendly. Pour your own pain killers well wow how good is that up to you if you want a heavy or light rum mix - brilliant. I had their Chicken... More 

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Thank AlcesterAlex
Point Pleasant Beach, New Jersey
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 April 2016

To call it a fish burger is a crime! It is the best fish sandwich I have ever had. A whole large piece of Mahi Mahi expertly seasoned on a fresh roll with lettuce and tomato. I had it several times while staying on Yost. The chicken roti was excellent as well. The make your own Pain Killers is an... More 

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Thank straocaster
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74 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 March 2016

We arrived into Gertrude's at the end of the day after spending the afternoon at Soggy Dollar. So the place was very quiet (Which isn't preferred but doesn't affect the rating). The staff were nice but seemed quite sleepy coming towards the end of the day so they weren't overly attentive but still, they were nice and I imagine the... More 

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Thank Mattygrove
Iowa
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117 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 March 2016

Little Shack on White Bay on Jost Van Dyke. Pick the size of your drink and pour in as much rum as you like! Beach chairs for rent and one amazing beach and view.

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Thank goals1
York, Maine
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135 reviews
104 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2016

Stopped here on a recent day sail to White Bay at Jost. We heard that they had a good chicken roti dish on their menu. We decided to order one for each of us. Had cold Presidente while our meals were being prepared. We were glad we stopped here after getting our meals. They were worth waiting for. They came... More 

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stoughton,ma
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160 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2016

on jost van dyke, soggy dollar may have the hype and the crowd, but gertrude's is really the place to go. at gertrude's your given a glass of ice, a big bottle of rum, a jug of painkiller mix, and a piece of nutmeg and a grater. now it's your chance to create your own painkiller. great! for lunch we... More 

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Hendersonville, Tennessee
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 February 2016

Ms. Gertrude, Olga & Zena were so easy to hang out with, within just a few minutes you will think you are in a place you have been in all your life. I spent so much time with them I felt like I was leaving my family behind. Good Lord willing I will be back again and again🌴🌴👍✌️

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Caribbean, Bar
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Waitstaff, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: White bay, VG1160, Jost Van Dyke
  • Location: Caribbean  >  British Virgin Islands  >  Jost Van Dyke
  • Phone Number: +1 284-495-9104

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