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Rock Cafe

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The Valley, VG1150, Virgin Gorda
+1 284-495-5482
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North Carolina Coast, North Carolina
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16 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

An amazing evening sitting outside among the Natural Copy of trees and Boulders, sit outside and enjoy, downstairs inside under Reno but upstairs bar and restaurant are on the money, updated and amazing

Thank mimithomas2014
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11 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 5, 2016 via mobile

I visited Virgin Gorda for a week's vacation in July 2016. The Rock Café was recommended for dinner, particularly for the lobster. The lobster was superb. Slap your mama superb! The food, decor, location landscaping and service was impeccable.

Thank Patricia B
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219 reviews
140 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 96 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 29, 2016

I can qualify that by adding "of restaurants open in August" which isn't all that many. Of those we ate at though, we liked the Rock Cafe best. There's an indoor bar area and some nice outdoors decks around waterfalls and boulders.

Thank dbaaronson
Indianapolis, Indiana
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24 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 23, 2016

They have indoor dining but the experience of dining among the huge boulders is unique to VG. Bar drinks were good, service was very attentive and everyone in my group enjoyed the food. We mainly had the pizza's and pasta. Pizza's are a thin crispy crust and very good.as was the pasta. They have a olive oil and herb pizza... More 

Thank bsmiley
Kannapolis, North Carolina
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 23, 2016

our fresh seafood was amazing! best dinner meal we had the 5 days on VG. inside and outdoor seating. the staff were lovely.

Thank ktk002
Colleyville, Texas
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 14, 2016 via mobile

We had dinner at Rock Cafe and it was amazing!!! I gab the Fruit de Mare pasta and it was the best!!!! Make sure to eat in the Patio in back.

Thank Dan S
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27 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 14, 2016 via mobile

What a fantastic dinner! The wait staff was so friendly, food was wonderful and the atmosphere was amazing. We are outside, and if weather permits I highly recommend it. We will absolutely be back!

Thank Bridget S
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 2, 2016

The atmosphere of The Rock is one of incredible tranquility. One that you can enjoy a quiet dinner. Food is outstanding, service is perfect. Not overbearing but your wait person is always there when they are needed.

Thank dpstortola
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123 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 113 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 24, 2016

Quiet dining in a unique tree top location. Just a few tables and you feel very secluded. The breeze was lovely and the level of service very attentive. We had just put our boat on the hard for hurricane season and we're heading home in a couple of days and wanted a good meal in a lovely location. Totally fit... More 

Thank fifraser
Denver, Colorado
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40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 24, 2016

I am embarrassed to say the Rock Cafe wasn't on the list, however I am so glad we added it to the list after a friend's recommendations. He had the margarita pizza with lobster, I had the Cesar salad. Being June the restaurant was expectedly empty. Patrick, the amazing server, was cognizant of my dairy sensitivity and wasn't sure if... More 

Thank Moxford

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$20 - $60
American, Caribbean, Italian, Pizza, Seafood
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Private Dining, Television, Highchairs Available
Good for
Scenic view, Romantic, Business meetings, Families with children, Special occasions, Bar scene, Large groups, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Valley, VG1150, Virgin Gorda
  • Location: Caribbean  >  British Virgin Islands  >  Virgin Gorda
  • Phone Number: +1 284-495-5482
Amongst the famous Virgin Gorda's boulders with waterfalls cascading down. Incredible natural setting. New addition: the Treehouse restaurant. A walk through nature for an experience ABOVE IT ALL !!!

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