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Fat Virgin's Cafe

North Sound, Virgin Gorda, BVI's, Virgin Gorda
+1 284-495-7052
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Ranked #2 of 36 Restaurants in Virgin Gorda
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $15 - $40
Cuisines: Caribbean
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Good for: Bar scene
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
Description: At Virgin Cafe's simple "Caribbean fusion" menu offers the best casual waterside dining in the BVI. Our delectable home style dishes include tender guava glazed baby back ribs, West Indian boneless chicken roti, grilled wahoo fish, gourmet sandwiches, fritters and homemade soups. We always use the best quality ingredients, including locally grown produce, freshly caught fish and Angus-grade beef. Homemade sauces and dressings such as sun-dried tomato aioli, lemon-poppy seed salad dressing, and mango chutney are house specialties. Gourmet magazine loves our Fat Virgin Hot Sauce. You can relax on our front deck with a drink or a 3-course meal. Bring the whole family or make it a special occasion for two. As long as you're ready to slow down the pace and savor our culinary delights, it doesn't matter if you come in your high heels or your bare feet.
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English first
Spanish Town, null, British Virgin Islands
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

Great food, friendly waitstaff, and amazing atmosphere all combine to make this a truly fantastic place. The Chicken Roti are the best in the BVI and I continue to badger the owner for their homemade salad dressing recipe, alas, to no avail.... I would easily recommend this restaurant to anyone.

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Iowa City, Iowa, United States
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63 reviews 63 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

we loved it here, it was easily our favorite spot to eat on island. We could have had the chick roti every single night! The BLT was really good too. All of the staff we extremely friendly and helpful. We got hooked on the ring game!

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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

I have been there in the 2012, I think it is never too late to write something good about a fantastic place. I have really enjoyed this place, so I feel sure to advise it to all the people who will have the great and unique possibility to visit this awesome place, visit it ;)

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New Braunfels, Texas
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94 reviews 94 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

When staying at Biras Creek we routinely eat lunches at Fat Virgin. This is a wonderful little café located right on the Biras Marina. The café is amazingly small for turning out such excellent dishes. Burgers, chicken, and hot dogs are cooked on a Weber grill right outside the door and the rest of the offerings are cooked in a... More

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East Hampton, New York, United States
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27 reviews 27 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

We had a gathering of family and friends to the Fat Virgin's Cafe this past week and thoroughly enjoyed our experience and our meal. A no frills kind of place - unless you consider the wonderful view of the North Sound harbor. Really good food with an island flair and excellent service. The chicken roti and the fish sandwich were... More

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Burlington, Vermont
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

My brother and I went here during the low season. There were not very many people, and the sunset made it a perfect environment. The food was delicious, and the service was perfect.

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5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

Small quaint cafe that offers a delish West Indies Vegetarian Roti in a curried sauce with chutney ! Out of this world.

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Halifax, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

A group of four of us dinghied over from Saba Rock for lunch on July 10, 2014. It is tucked away in a quiet corner of North Sound, only two minutes ride away. The service was the best we have had in the BVI. Very friendly & helpful. A bit like a cross between being at home & a restaurant.... More

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Senior Contributor
33 reviews 33 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

We loved it so much we came back a second time. Would've come more if we didn't have to go home! Although the free ferry boat may be an inconvenience to some, we had great experiences both times. The chicken roti is what we loved. But I also thoroughly enjoyed the pumpkin soup, the fritters, the chocolate cake, and the... More

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New Orleans, Louisiana
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21 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014 via mobile

We moored at Bitter End Yacht Club for the evening and asked about for where a local would eat. Logical assumption would be BEYC but far from the response we got. We did start out with drinks at the Crawl Pub with drinks... Standard Caribbean beer and I hoped for a great Bloody Mary. If the Bloody Mary didn't taste... More

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