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Aqua Bistro

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Salt Pond Road | Coral Bay, Coral Bay 00830, St. John
(340) 776-5336
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Dining options: Dinner, Breakfast, Late Night, Lunch, Reservations, Takeout

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  • 350
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    Very good
  • 54
    Average
  • 18
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  • 8
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Excellent dinner option in Coral Bay

Such a great dinner option in the Coral Bay area. Our rental house was located just above Coral Bay and Aqua Bistro was a great find for us on a night when we didn't want to drive into Cruz Bay. Based on a recommendation, we went on Friday night to try their famous Ponzu Tuna. So glad we... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 23, 2015
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Nashville, Tennessee
Good for:
  • Doing business
  • Local cuisine
  • Special occasions
  • Bar scene
  • Families with children
  • Romantic
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Nashville, Tennessee
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46 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2015

Such a great dinner option in the Coral Bay area. Our rental house was located just above Coral Bay and Aqua Bistro was a great find for us on a night when we didn't want to drive into Cruz Bay. Based on a recommendation, we went on Friday night to try their famous Ponzu Tuna. So glad we did. Two... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2015

This place is great. We visited in the off season when a lot of places close until Oct. Thankfully Aqua Bistro was open. It was very lively when we visited around 6pm. The bar was full and lots of laughter. We got seated fast and drinks were great. We had a few of the local cocktails for always see --... More 

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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11 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2015

We stopped here on our way to Salt Pond Bay. Great sandwiches and service. Very easy to get to. Looked like a lot of good fresh catch options for dinner as well. It's steps from Coral Bay so the breeze is very nice.

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Ankeny, Iowa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2015

Aqua Bistro can be a little pricey, but you get your moneys worth here. I would recommend sticking with an appetizer and the sandwiches. The fresh catch items looked really good, but be prepared to pay at least 35$ pp. The crunchy grouper fingers are really good!

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western ny
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2015

Even in low season, people come from all over the island for the ponzu tuna. Three of the four of us got that, and we all loved it, although the portion was almost too big. Good service, relaxing atmosphere, and excellent food. We love Coral Bay!

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Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015

We stopped by for refreshing drinks after walking around Coral Bay. You have a nice view of the boats in the harbor.

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Columbus, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015

Aqua Bistro served some of the best food we had while staying in Coral Bay. Very fresh ahi tuna and Caesar salad. Our kids enjoyed their flatbread and chicken Parmesan. Nice outdoor dining and very friendly waitstaff.

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Weymouth, Massachusetts, United States
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015

We stayed in the Coral Bay area back in early April. My wife and I had been to a few places earlier in the week namely Sweet Plantains. We had been to the bar of this restaurant and figured we would try the restaurant. We should have eaten somewhere else or starved ourselves. The waitress was cold and really didn't... More 

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Ridgefield, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015

Friday night is Ponzu Tuna night and it is fabulous. It is the biggest portion of sushi grade tuna I've ever had! I highly recommend this place.

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Statesboro, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

We ended up here on a Friday night after taking a catamaran out on Thursday and finding out the Captain, Stephen Sloan, was the entertainment on Friday nights! What a pleasant surprise. We got reservations (suggested) for seven and it was a very casual and quaint setting outside. Parking was a challenge and we ended up parking on the street... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Salt Pond Road | Coral Bay, Coral Bay 00830, St. John
  • Location: Caribbean  >  U.S. Virgin Islands  >  St. John  >  Coral Bay
  • Phone Number: (340) 776-5336

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 15 to 20
  • Cuisine: Seafood

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Bar scene, Families with children, Romantic

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