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Mermaid's Dockside Bar & Grill

1/2 Mile south of the Ferry Docks on the Edge of Spanish Town, Spanish Town, Virgin Gorda
+1 284-495-6663
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Overview
  • Excellent40%
  • Very good44%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“lobster” (14 reviews)
“fish wrap” (2 reviews)
“burger” (12 reviews)
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CUISINES
Caribbean, Bar, Seafood
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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1/2 Mile south of the Ferry Docks on the Edge of Spanish Town, Spanish Town, Virgin Gorda
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Reviewed March 20, 2018

The food is undercooked, overcooked, or underseasoned. Then menu needs some work. It would be great to see some better food options. The locals here all serve the same food and it isn;t very good. Im not a chef and i could make a more...More

Thank Tina M
Reviewed August 31, 2017

When in VG, I always go here for drinks. The setting is right on the bay and you can see the Tarpon swimming nearby. It was empty in late Aug, as were other places, but other then Coco Maya next door not many on the...More

Thank cambria147
Reviewed August 1, 2017 via mobile

I visited Mermaid's. I am a return customer from last year. Wednesday is their live music night. The band and vocalists sang right thru' for hours the greatest from Bob Marley and R and B artists. They serve great drinks my favorite is the "pain...More

Thank Patricia B
Reviewed July 14, 2017 via mobile

Great location on the water, we were able to see the tarpon swimming under the dock. We could even feed them as well as the seagulls who were looking for a free meal as well. Menu is limited but the snapper special was delicious, including...More

Thank Kris W
Reviewed June 12, 2017 via mobile

Our group of four stopped in for the sunset a couple of evenings ago and got some great photos! The service was very friendly. The waitress brought us food to feed the tarpons and that was really fun (they light the water at night). We...More

Thank JoInTexas
Reviewed June 5, 2017

We went to Mermaids last week for lunch. A nice, casual dockside place, with breezes, nice views and good food. The jerk burgers were fabulous. A bit pricey, but nothing on this island is downright inexpensive. The service is fast and very friendly. A nice...More

Thank jkgayley
Reviewed June 1, 2017

Almost a dive, but teeming with local color. We sat right at the bar overlooking the beach. I was impressed that they served "Island Hoppin' IPA" - because ales seem to be a rarity in the BVIs. Good fried seafood.

Thank DocSkier
Reviewed May 31, 2017

We enjoyed our visits to Dockside and had great food, drinks and service, plus a great on the water experience. Thanks Dockside for a great job. See you on our next trip to Virgin Gorda.

Thank kingsurf
Reviewed May 23, 2017

NIce views of the water, ok for lunch, fair service, a little over priced for what you get. We had cheeseburgers and they were pretty good. Credit card machine was down which required us to make a run to the ATM for cash.

Thank Marcia M
Reviewed May 18, 2017

This open air restaurant is directly on the water -- not the beach -- the water. You enter by walking across a wooden dock. You can see tarpon and other fish swimming in the clear waters from your table. I imagine kids would love this...More

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We had a car so we drove. You could take a taxi.
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    Service
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Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery
Good for
Bar scene, Scenic view, Kids, Families with children, Local cuisine, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1/2 Mile south of the Ferry Docks on the Edge of Spanish Town, Spanish Town, Virgin Gorda
  • Location: Caribbean  >  British Virgin Islands  >  Virgin Gorda  >  Spanish Town
  • Phone Number: +1 284-495-6663
Description
MERMAID located on the water next to Andy’s Chateau is a great ISLAND/SEA view restaurant where you can find both fantastic food and impeccable service. Features a variety of cuisine be it Local, Spanish or International. We cater for your events; Birthdays, Weddings, etc.
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