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Island View Guest House

332 Scott Free Road, 00803, St. Thomas
(340) 774-4270
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Ranked #5 of 181 restaurants in St. Thomas
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: American
Dining options: Reservations
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Dining options: Reservations
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Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
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44 reviews 44 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

This place only open Thursday through Saturday and serves the best barbeque steak on the island. Very casual place with self serve honor bar and simple salad bar. Great harbor views. Locals know it well. Owner/staff is very attentive. A regular spot for me. Small place call for reservations.

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Owings Mills, Maryland
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

You may have a hard time finding this place, but it is worth it. Only open for dinner Fri-Sun, I think. Small place in a bed/breakfast with 12 rooms. Not many tables and your drinks are done by honor bar. Once you order, the "chef" goes to the kitchen, seasons your food and walks it over to the Weber grill.... More

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Ravena, New York
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

funny thing . Never expected it but when we were invited by friends to eat here , found not only the service, and staff , but the most amazing steak I've ever had. In St Thomas, USVI of all places. We will make this restaurant a must return to ., on our next trip down.

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Rochester Hills, Michigan
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

I've heard about the steak here for months and finally went to Friday night dinner at Island View. What a cozy, cute, delicious place! The Guest House has gone green and the care that the owners give to the property and customers is top notch. The food is to die for and the view is magnificent. The honor system bar... More

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Hollywood, Florida
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

Next to High Hill this is the place to view the Island. Of course the souveniers peddles are all over selling all kind of Hats, bags, caps and whater suit your fancy to bri ng back home.

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Lake Mary, Florida
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56 reviews 56 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014

Very nice little restaurant at the top of the hill overlooking the harbor. We all partook of the honor bar and had a delicious meal of steak and shrimp and salad bar at the Island View Guesthouse Restaurant. Would highly recommend it

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St Thomas
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76 reviews 76 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

We visited Island View Guest House for the first time recently. Others said it was hard to find, but that is not the case. Just go north on 33 from Nisky Center (corner of 30 and 33), and when the road makes that first hairpin turn up and left, you bear right instead. Island View is about 200 feet ahead... More

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26 reviews 26 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014

We have friends that live on the Island take us here for dinner on our first night in town. The food was amazing! Best filet I ever had! The view is breath taking at sunset! This is now one of our must visit restaurants while on the island! The prices are very reasonable for the quality of the steaks! I... More

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Houston, Texas
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77 reviews 77 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014

When I visit the islands I know their are going to be accommodations I will gladly make for the distance it is from the mainland. Take the grade of prime beef. I don't expect it to be common or for that matter reasonably priced. I stand pleasantly surprised. This little hide away tucked into the side of the mountain is... More

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Boston, Massachusetts
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14 reviews 14 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

Have been coming to ST. Thomas for 30 years and had never heard of Island View. Friends found it and took us there and it was a lovely experience. The view is spectacular, the food excellent, and you make your own drinks. I would strogly recommend taking a taxi to go there but it is well worth it.

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