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Aqua Bistro

Salt Pond Road | Coral Bay, Coral Bay 00830, St. John
(340) 776-5336
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Ranked #5 of 8 restaurants in Coral Bay
Certificate of Excellence 2013
Price range: $15 - $20
Good for: Families with children, Romance, Bar scene, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Late Night, Dessert
Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children, Romance, Bar scene, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Late Night, Dessert
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English first
Newfoundland, New Jersey
Senior Contributor
29 reviews 29 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014 NEW

After a morning of hiking and swimming, we were in need of a good solid lunch and were disappointed to realize that Miss Lucy's was closed on Mondays. We turned around and headed back, and thought we'd stop at the Cocoloba shops and see if we could pick up a sandwich from the market. Even better - we found the... More

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St. John
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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014 NEW

Aqua bistro is a great place to eat lunch or dinner. Their grouper sandwich for lunch is amazing. As is the grilled chicken sandwich with chipotle aioli. For dinner I always do the fresh fish which comes with Risotto and I love the fish piccata style. I also love the Friday night ahi tuna dinner. Of course you can't go... More

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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77 reviews 77 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014 NEW

The bar at Aqua Bistro is fantastic and full of locals. The bar is located across the street from Coral Bay with seating for the restaurant scattered in the open air plaza behind. Spend a few hours at the bar if you can, chatting with the locals, taking in the sea breeze. The food is okay. Try the grouper sandwich... More

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Venice, Florida
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18 reviews 18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

Good food, decent service. Comfortable but busy ambiance. The outdoor bar out front is popular with locals and tourists. Will go again.

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014

"Aqua Bistro" has surprising delicious food considering the fact that so many products have to be shipped in from St. Thomas, Puerto Rico and the States. That being said, like most things on St. John it is a little expensive, but worth it and they do try and use local fish and products as much as possible. Most everything we... More

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Milwaukee, WI
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2014

This is a great place for lunch and the food is wonderful. The restaurant has a great view of a small bay with lots of sailboats. It is beautiful. I enjoyed eating at the bar and the service was very good. TIP: I highly recommend the jerk chicken sandwich. It was delicious!

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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16 reviews 16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2014

Stopped here for lunch on a day trip. Grouper appetizer was delicious and conch fritters were ok. The spicy fried mahi sandwich was delicious. Side salad was so so. Other sandwiches had by the group were also said to be good like the grouper sandwich. Service was slow and inattentive. Fun looking bar for drinks with water views.

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Boulder, Colorado
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31 reviews 31 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2014

Four of us had dinner at Aqua Bistro. There was no wait when we arrived, the waitstaff was friendly, and food and drinks came pretty fast! We all got chicken or fish sandwiches and really enjoyed them!

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

Nicer atmosphere, ambiance but food was so,so. Service was poor-slow and inattentive when there on 2 occasions.

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Acworth, Georgia
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34 reviews 34 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014

We ate here the last night of our week on St. John. The first night we tried to go here it was reserved for a private party. Our party of 8 was seated right away (we were a little later than the dinner crowd), teens at one table, adults at another. Even though we were under umbrellas, when it started... More

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