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Virgin Fire Bar & Grill

2nd Floor, Mongoose Junction, Cruz Bay 00831, St. John
+1 340-777-3473
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Ranked #23 of 40 Restaurants in Cruz Bay
Price range: $12 - $50
Cuisines: Caribbean, Contemporary
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Good for: Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Late Night, Dessert
Description: Virgin Fire Bar & Grill serves contemporary caribbean cuisine in a comfortable and beautiful dining room.
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English first
Chicago, Illinois, United States
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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014 NEW

Great food, great service and a cool atmosphere. Excellent selection of the Caribbean favorites, easy to get to, with parking out front

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Hockessin, Delaware
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19 reviews 19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

Unfortunately we went to Virgin Fire on the last night it was open for the season. Therefore there were several menu items which were unavailable. The seared ahi and cajun jambalaya were both very good. The highlight for me was the Kiss of the Jumbie Margarita! If you like hot/spicy this drink is for you! The habenero tequilla was sooo... More

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Union, NJ
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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

We ate there twice because we liked it so much the first time. Great food - highly recommend the ribs, pork chops and flourless chocolate cake. Service was excellent too One of the best restaurants in St. John!!

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St Thomas, VI
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35 reviews 35 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

The Himalayan salt block grilling was something I had read about in the trendy food articles about Stateside restaurants. Very excited to see it locally at Virgin Fire. Something new to try! It exceeded my expectations. I was able to cook my proteins as I liked them, anddthe shrimp, beef, and tuna were all moist and delicately seasoned. Everything was... More

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Michael B, Owner at Virgin Fire Bar & Grill, responded to this review

Thanks Ms-- For the very positive review. They're very helpful to us, especially when a critique, such as yours, is so specific as to help the mgmt really understand how to make your experience better. We're all about giving our guests a variety of tastes and size plates on the menu, to encourage sharing and to accommodate every appetite. We... More

Alexandria, Virginia
Senior Contributor
33 reviews 33 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

Tried to visit a few times during the season and there was always a wait. Managed to eat there in August for my wife's birthday and it was worth the wait. Service was outstanding as was the dinner and dessert. Beautiful setting in what i would have to call one of the "coolest" malls i have seen at Mongoose Junction.... More

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corrales
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40 reviews 40 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

This actually was my favorite meal of our trip, but my husband was just the opposite. My tuna was cooked perfectly and wasn't overdone with sauce. My husband had the Mahi Mahi and his was overcooked and tough. You win some and you lose some. Nice balcony, looking down on town, with fans for a nice breeze.

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Portland, Oregon
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12 reviews 12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

We initially went for the 1/2 priced apps, but they were so good and service was so fun and professional, we stayed for dinner. The fresh mahi and tuna were to die for and the Himilayan salt black was creative and delicious!

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Saint Simons Island, Georgia
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54 reviews 54 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

Our party of six wanted a nice place to eat on our last night on St. John. My wife and I had been to St. John many times and wanted to try some place new. We were not disappointed. The food was excellent and reasonable for the island. The service was good and the food was better than expected. I... More

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Glastonbury, Connecticut
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

Great restaurant - highly recommend the Himalayan salt block appetizer. The seared tuna entree is also excellent!

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Sparta, New Jersey
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36 reviews 36 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

We ended up walking out of the restaurant before we ordered any food so I am not sure how helpful this review will be. This location has housed so many different restaurants and we have tried each. The theme of this restaurant is fire and ice. We had been snorkeling early so we hit the restaurant as it opened. Every... More

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Michael B, Owner at Virgin Fire Bar & Grill, responded to this review

Thanks for the heads up. Most people find the place comfortable, and sorry you didn't. We will review our seating policies with staff and be sure that we are promptly greeting and serving people. Virgin Fire has a tendency to have a number of reservations for 7 pm and thereabouts, which causes the tables you mention to appear to not... More

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