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De' Coal Pot - CLOSED

2DC Kongens Gade | Cruz Bay, 00830, St. John
+1 340-714-2625
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“curried goat” (59 reviews)
“roti” (46 reviews)
“chicken” (41 reviews)
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2DC Kongens Gade | Cruz Bay, 00830, St. John
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Reviewed March 29, 2018

This is the best local West Indian food in the Virgin Islands. Please re-open. The food was great and the women who owned it were terrific.

Date of visit: August 2017
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Reviewed September 4, 2017

Great service and a quaint small restaurant. Would go back. Staff is attentive. Convenient in Cruz Bay.

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank patriciaanntp
Reviewed August 31, 2017 via mobile

We treated ourselves to dinner at De Coal Pot on our last night in St John. The food was amazing and the portions were a decent size too. During our stay on the island we searched for local food unsuccessfully so this was very much...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank beelola
Reviewed August 17, 2017

Tiny place and fantastic food. We love island food and keep asking people where to eat. Had several referrals to De Coal Pot, so glad we went. Had the Coal special rum drink with molasses float, yum! The buttered conch and goat roti dinners were...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank Jean P
Reviewed August 15, 2017 via mobile

Vegetarian options! We waited for our last night on vacation to visit this place but we shouldn't have. It was amazing. Don't let the price throw you off. You get a large amount of food, quality food, and excellent hardworking service. You get 3 sides...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank Cfernandes79
Reviewed August 10, 2017

It was my second time eating there and you'd be hard pressed to find a better authentic Caribbean restaurant (food wise) on St John, the service still leaves a great deal to be desired.

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank TheoMassapequa
Reviewed August 8, 2017

Small place downtown and obviously very locally sourced and run. It was clean and the prices were reasonable. We went for lunch and had a pulled pork sandwich and chicken roti. Both were good. I had never had roti before and I enjoyed the flavors....More

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank Vanessa W
Reviewed July 27, 2017

Steven and I came here per a recommendation from a local and it was incredible. West-Indie delicious-ness... Very authentic, so don't come if you're not willing to try something new. We left with the fullest of bellies and some great memories of the experience.

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank paige h
Reviewed July 24, 2017

My wife and I came here on the advice of the front desk of our car rental agency, when we expressed we were interested in experiencing authentic Caribbean cuisine. Like for most locations in Cruz Bay, there is no on-site parking, so you either walk...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank Tim M
Reviewed July 19, 2017 via mobile

Wow we dined here today after a day on the beach and I was pleasantly surprised with the delightful home cooked meal that satisfied all of my taste buds. The long Island ice tea was also pier full served by the friendly laid back staff....More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank Dcemperor
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2DC Kongens Gade | Cruz Bay, 00830, St. John
  • Location: Caribbean  >  U.S. Virgin Islands  >  St. John
  • Phone Number: +1 340-714-2625
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