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Spyglass - CLOSED

Second floor, Wharfside Village, Cruz Bay 00830, St. John
+1 340-776-1100
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good32%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Oct 19, 2014
“Spyglass Is gone, But will reopen soon as another place.”
Sep 7, 2014
“Best View in St.John”
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Bar, Seafood, Caribbean, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Second floor, Wharfside Village, Cruz Bay 00830, St. John
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281 - 290 of 349 reviews

Reviewed February 20, 2012

Restaurant was empty, but we braved it. Had only appetizers, and all were great (try tuna and conch). Service was terrible - unprofessional, and unattentive. Prices compare to most other restaurants on island.

1  Thank Traveler4325
Reviewed February 20, 2012

We dined here twice on a recent visit to St. John. Great food and drinks; friendly staff, beautiful view!

Thank TQBCincinnati_Ohio
Reviewed February 19, 2012

Great drinks and lite menu for happy hour (3 to 6 PM) and late night happy hour. Fish tacos are yummy as is the calamari and Caesar salad. The drinks are tropical and really tasty. Great for after a sailing or snorkeling day in the...More

Thank Mary Jane O
Reviewed February 11, 2012

Nice view over Cruz Bay from the second floor. Food & Service was very good. Nice place to stop before you hop the ferry back to St Thomas

Thank Oodnil
Reviewed February 6, 2012

Friendly staff, good view, and excellent happy hour food and drink specials. We went three nights in a row to enjoy the delicious fish tacos and wings.

Thank lespres
Reviewed February 4, 2012

Spyglass has a very nice balcony location on the Cruz Bay harbor. We read in a local magazine that it had recently (we were there late Jan. 2012) been taken over by new owners, Brent and Mona Wardlaw, so I expect that they're just getting...More

1  Thank Roycal
Reviewed February 2, 2012

the restaurant sits up on a balcony. i had the blackened prime rib that was great. everybody loved their food, the only negative was that one of the party had conch chowder and he was sick for the next 24 hours

Thank lekerm
Reviewed January 28, 2012

Visited twice. Our group of 4 liked the tacos a lot but were not impressed with our drinks. We also came back before our wedding ceremony and took some pictures here. The view is lovely from the spyglass. I think it's worth checking out. It's...More

Thank nikkih20s
Reviewed January 26, 2012

Best sunset view from the deck! A MUST is the fish tacos! We could eat them every night!

Thank HappyMariss
Reviewed January 26, 2012

We just got back from St John and I miss it already. We went to Spyglass the first night we were on the island GREAT food and GREAT service I had the shrimp special and my husband had the pork loin dish it was delish!!!!!...More

Thank Beth Ann H
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
$15 - $49
Good for
Special occasions, Families with children, Bar scene, Scenic view, Business meetings, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Second floor, Wharfside Village, Cruz Bay 00830, St. John
  • Location: Caribbean  >  U.S. Virgin Islands  >  St. John  >  Cruz Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 340-776-1100
  • E-mail
Spyglass Restaurant Dining with a View. Lunch 11am-3pm Sunset Happy Hour 3pm-6pm Dinner 5pm-til. Enjoy a creative menu and phenomenal view from Spyglass restaurant. Come in for a casual lunch and watch the boats sail by. Want to see the best sunsets on St. John? Happy hour at Spyglass is the place to be. At dinner, enjoy the tranquility of the waves crashing below and the twinkling lights of St. Thomas in the distance. Spyglass Dining with a VIEW! Enjoy.
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