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Ocean Grill

Mongoose Junction, Cruz Bay 00830, St. John
+1 340-693-3304
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“thai mussels” (14 reviews)
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American, Caribbean, Seafood, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Mongoose Junction, Cruz Bay 00830, St. John
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

OMG go and have their house made lobster ravioli. Lots of great options on the menu to choose from. Eat at the bar for good service AND sunset views.

Thank Michael K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have been to Ocean gril and will continue to go back! The food is fantastic!! Very consistent and delicious! The staff are ALL very friendly and would highly recommend many items-Salmon, fresh fish, homemade "secret family recipe" soups, Steak, curry.... DO NOT FORGET THE...More

Thank Halfmoon100
og-stj, Owner at Ocean Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you! We look forward to seeing you on a return visit!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The restaurant wasn't busy for dinner, we were able to sit a nice table with a fan. The food was really good the salmon was tasty and the flat iron steak was good, too. We had dessert chess pie (waitress described it as brownie pie)...More

Thank IL_Redheads_Rock
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped here for lunch one day. For an appetizer we got some amazing Thai muscles, but had to wait AGES for our main meal, which was a summer special tomatoe soup with mahi mahi, shrimp, and muscles. It was very good, but not for...More

Thank Morgan D
Reviewed July 12, 2018 via mobile

Stopped by for lunch after just arriving and the food was terrible this time, soo disappointed as we were hungry and did not have anything we liked so had an onion ring / breaded mushroom appetizers and were not cooked enough for the breading, the...More

Thank Lisa W
og-stj, Owner at Ocean Grill, responded to this reviewResponded July 14, 2018

So sorry that you did not enjoy your meal! We will certainly discuss this at our weekly meeting. Occasionally all restaurants have an "off shift" and we are sorry that may have happened to you. We hope that you give us another try and we...More

Reviewed June 24, 2018 via mobile

Great food and drinks, with wonderfully friendly service. This was our favorite place in Cruz Bay. Try the Trunk Bay Blues cocktail.

Thank mnorton2018
og-stj, Owner at Ocean Grill, responded to this reviewResponded June 25, 2018

Thank you so much! We are so pleased that you had a great time and we hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed June 11, 2018

In addition to our visit this week, we have been visiting Ocean grill for many years. This visit, we went for lunch on a Saturday afternoon. I had the blackened Maho sandwich ($16) with Caesar side, daughter had the burger and fries ($16), and my...More

Thank petern123
og-stj, Owner at Ocean Grill, responded to this reviewResponded June 12, 2018

We look forward to seeing you! Thank you so much and we are glad you enjoyed your lunch experience. See you soon!

Reviewed June 7, 2018

Had burgers and mahi sandwiches for lunch here. Nice, quiet atmosphere tucked away from street noise. Good food, good service.

Thank seecrane
Reviewed April 29, 2018

Everyone agreed that this will be the place for our arrival dinner next spring. Incredible food and impeccable staff. Very relaxing, almost want to take a weekend trip just to visit this gem again. Just might do that....

Thank Harry L
og-stj, Owner at Ocean Grill, responded to this reviewResponded April 30, 2018

we would be very happy to see you! :) Thank you!

Reviewed April 17, 2018

Great views of Cruz Bay and St Thomas all lit up at night. You can get a formal table or eat at the bar on the top floor. Great food and wine. My wife and I ordered one dish and an app and split it.

Thank Clarkvara
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Brian F
July 8, 2018|
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Response from SaltyDog54 | Reviewed this property |
I don’t recall a children’s menu, however, I am sure they would do half portions if you ask. Wonderful staff!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Kids, Business meetings, Families with children, Bar scene, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mongoose Junction, Cruz Bay 00830, St. John
  • Location: Caribbean  >  U.S. Virgin Islands  >  St. John  >  Cruz Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 340-693-3304
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Ocean Grill takes tremendous pride in consistently delivering to you a delicious and personal dining experience - contemporary cuisine with a casually elegant tropical flair - upscale, innovative dishes emphasizing clean, crisp, fresh ingredients without being fussy or heavy. Casual by day and white tablecloth tropical chic by night, within a stone walled courtyard, built in traditional Danish style plantation architecture, visitors & locals alike give rave reviews for our inspired lunch and dinner menus.
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