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Little Harbour, Jost Van Dyke
284-495-9295
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Dining options: Breakfast, Dinner, Delivery, Reservations
Description: A Restaurant & Marina located in Little Harbor Jost Van Dyke. Featuring...
A Restaurant & Marina located in Little Harbor Jost Van Dyke. Featuring the Biggest and Best Lobsters on Jost Van Dyke. Our Bushwhackers are the best ever or it's FREE !
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    Excellent
  • 24
    Very good
  • 7
    Average
  • 4
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Excellent food and a great host

We were a group of 6. Cynthia is a great host (and manager) and she really made us feel welcome. Half the group had the lobster and it was wonderful. The other dishes were all quite tasty and we had a great evening on the waterfront. We would highly recommend.

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 13, 2015
WileyPost
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Columbia, South Carolina
Good for:
  • Romantic
  • Families with children
  • Special occasions
  • Local cuisine
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Columbia, South Carolina
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240 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 145 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

We were a group of 6. Cynthia is a great host (and manager) and she really made us feel welcome. Half the group had the lobster and it was wonderful. The other dishes were all quite tasty and we had a great evening on the waterfront. We would highly recommend.

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

Quaint, tucked away spot with great food, some retail, water-side location. Cynthia the proprietress is a lovely lady and knows how to cook!

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Manchester, Maryland
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5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

Harris' Place had the best Lobsters on the island.! We enjoyed our meal and the hostess, she was a lot of fun to talk to.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

i just spent 10 days sailing from bay to bay in the BVI"s and those 10 days were packed full. So, when I say "best memory" that says ALOT. The owner of the restaurant,, Cynthia, dinghied over to our boat and charmed all 7 of us. She brought us menus and invited us to dinner. I have never seen any... More 

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The Villages, Florida
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

Cynthia, the owner of Harris' Place came out to the boat and invited us to her restaurant shortly after catching a mooring ball in Little Harbour. Of course if you dine with her, no mooring fee charge. She is a hoot, and will keep you thoroughly entertained while serving you the best lobster. Her soup and sides were also great.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

We heard of Cynthia through the grape vine of BVI regulars and thought we should check out her restaurant. It was an incredible dining experience to say the least. Such a cozy little harbor (no pun intended) with such a wonderful contrast to great harbor or white bay on Jost van dyke. There were so few customers the night we... More 

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St. Louis
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

I've been going to Little Harbor for a dozen years. It's a favorite spot for some down time from the hussle and bussle of the B.V.I. I've noticed that all of the families are competing for the business of the same few boats in the harbor. You'll notice it. I finally asked about the rivalry from multiple businesses. Most of... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

Harris' place seems to have gone downhill in the last few years, and we found the food lacking and the service has deteriorated. Cynthia has before seemed nice, but now she has developed an edge. After a friend moored for two nights she became angry when they ate one of their meals at the neighboring Sidney's. She charged them $60... More 

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Rockwall, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015

While on a 10-day bareboat charter recently, we ended up mooring in the quiet bay on the East end of Jost where this place is located (along with Abe's and Sydney's). Since we were on a mooring that belongs to this place, we decided to try it. Later conversations led us to think we might have been OK with any... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

This was our 2nd visit. On our sailing adventure in 2012, Harris' was a highlight. As we planned our 2015 sailing trip, a return visit was required. As island restaurants go, the menu was standard, a fish dish, bbq chicken, a pasta, ribs, and grilled lobster. This trip, same as 2012, the food was good just nothing out of the... More 

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Address: Little Harbour, Jost Van Dyke
Phone Number: 284-495-9295
Location: Caribbean  >  British Virgin Islands  >  Jost Van Dyke
Average Prices: USD 25 - 50
Cuisine: Steakhouse, Caribbean, Seafood, Vegetarian

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Little Harbour, Jost Van Dyke
  • Location: Caribbean  >  British Virgin Islands  >  Jost Van Dyke
  • Phone Number: 284-495-9295

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 25 - 50
  • Cuisine: Steakhouse, Caribbean, Seafood, Vegetarian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romantic, Families with children, Special occasions, Local cuisine

Description

A Restaurant & Marina located in Little Harbor Jost Van Dyke. Featuring the Biggest and Best Lobsters on Jost Van Dyke. Our Bushwhackers are the best ever or it's FREE !

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