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All 40 Cruz Bay Restaurants

Ocean Grill

Mongoose Junction, Cruz Bay 00830, St. John
340-693-3304
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Ranked #12 of 40 Restaurants in Cruz Bay
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $1 - $38
Cuisines: Contemporary
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Good for: Romance, Large groups, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
Description: Ocean Grill takes tremendous pride in consistently delivering to you a delicious and personal dining experience - contemporary cuisine with a casually elegant tropical flair - upscale, innovative dishes emphasizing clean, crisp, fresh ingredients without being fussy or heavy. Casual by day and white tablecloth tropical chic by night, within a stone walled courtyard, built in traditional Danish style plantation architecture, visitors & locals alike give rave reviews for our inspired lunch and dinner menus.
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English first
Katy, Texas
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

The grilled lobster was excellent. As well as, the eggplant appetizer. All of their desserts are homemade. Leave room. The banana and chocolate rolls are to die for. Request a table in the gazebo. The steel band music makes the atmosphere.

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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014 via mobile

The atmosphere was great... My husband really enjoyed the salmon. Although the food was great it was a little pricey. We loved the steel drum entertainment.

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Tampa, Florida
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

Stopped here for a drink on my trip to St. John. They have so many different flavors when it comes to their coladas. I had a passion fruit and a mango colada. They were very refreshing and delicious! I did not eat here but the menu looked great.

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Portland, Oregon
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12 reviews 12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

We thoroughly enjoyed our dining experience here! Aaron was our server and not only was he well diversed in his knowledge of the menu, but easily paired wine to go with our food selections. The dessert was to die for. I would go back anytime of the day for the cheesecake! The setting is nice with it being outdoors and... More

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Readington, New Jersey
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43 reviews 43 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

We filled an entire upstairs room with our large group here. Service was a bit sporadic, I think because the restaurant got really crowded after us, plus going up and down stairs takes more time for the wait staff. The food was really tasty, and so was the dessert. They have a pastry chef on staff. The chocolate dessert that... More

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Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

Overall, we had a good dinner and everyone in our family was happy with their dinner, but I thought the menu selection was not very good. I would recommend though if you are eating out more than a couple of times.

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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

The only reason this place does not receive the lowest rating is because the drinks are good and the bartender friendly. However, I do not understand why this place is so highly rated. My family of four went tonight. Our waiter was unattentive and seemed irritated when we asked for water. We ordered two burgers, a salad, and a cornish... More

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Frederick, Maryland, United States
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16 reviews 16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

This restaurant was one we had never visited in our 10 years of going to St. John. The tuna was out of this world. My wife had Mahi that was great as well. They have a nice kids menu which was helpful. The one downside is they charge for bread which in my opinion should be part of the meal.... More

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Sioux City, Iowa
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18 reviews 18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

This is a great place to meet family after a full afternoon of shopping. We didn't shop all afternoon, but we did gather for some drinks before heading back to Caneel Bay where we stayed. Food is great too.

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Los Angeles, California
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

The Ocean Grill gave us the best dinner during our honeymoon. It is a tasteful restaurant with attentive, five star service. which complemented the exquisite food and romantic atmosphere for one amazing evening.

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