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The Terrace Restaurant

3 FA Cruz Bay Quarter, Cruz Bay 00830, St. John
+1 340-779-8550
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good15%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“escargot” (22 reviews)
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French, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
3 FA Cruz Bay Quarter, Cruz Bay 00830, St. John
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The service, the view and the food were outstanding! Meghan our waitress was exceptional. She guided us through the menu and was very attentive during our meal. The lamb was cooked to perfection and would definitely go back on out next trip.

Date of visit: December 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had such a great experience at The Terrace after a very long day of travel that we went back a few days later. Amazing was the Butternut Squash Soup and the Steamed Shellfish for Two as appetizers as was the Mahi Mahi and Roasted...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank IslandLover1961
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wonderful food and service. My husband and I both had the Ahi tuna and it was delicious. Sat on terrace which is highly recommended.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank samAAsc
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Along with Extra Virgin, this is one of the best restaurants on the island. Went with friends and everything was great. Really recommend the scallop appetizer - some of the best I have ever had. Gnocchi appetizer was also very good - but could have...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank TSfoodreview
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was our first dining experience at The Terrace since the 2017 hurricanes. The Terrace is an upscale restaurant with great ambiance and views of Cruz Bay Harbor that is a very short walk from the center of town. The cuisine is French-inspired Caribbean dining...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Fitz48
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Been to the Terrace a number of times. It’s a great spot with amazing food. We like to sit at the bar to chat with other guests and made a reservation to do that. We got there 10 minutes early and the hostess told us...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Leanne S
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We have dined with The Terrace twice now. Once when we were here three years ago and once last weekend. The service and the food are amazing. our table had the oysters Rockefeller, Gnocci, pork belly and escargot for appetizers. The Gnocci are tender and...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Cassandra D
Reviewed November 11, 2018

We go to The Terrace EVERY TIME we're in St. John and it NEVER disappoints! Ask for Jodie! She's the BEST!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Gisele V
Reviewed November 11, 2018

Amazing Cruz Bay view along with amazing food. The staff was very friendly. Love supporting the locals.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank CathyNabors
Reviewed November 5, 2018

We have been coming to St. John every year since 2003 besides last year. Usually when we go this restaurant is closed for the slow season. This time we lucked out and they were open. We reserved a table out on the terrace and it...More

Date of visit: November 2018
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October 13, 2018|
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Response from Douglas M | Reviewed this property |
I don't recall any particular children's items but expect that something could be done.
January 4, 2017|
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Response from snorkeler-6 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I don't eat oysters, but I'm guessing that's not a good deal!! We found better dining at that price point elsewhere on island. Service was excellent though.
April 11, 2016|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$25 - $50
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Special occasions, Bar scene, Scenic view, Local cuisine, Families with children, Romantic, Large groups
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 FA Cruz Bay Quarter, Cruz Bay 00830, St. John
  • Location: Caribbean  >  U.S. Virgin Islands  >  St. John  >  Cruz Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 340-779-8550
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French inspired fine dining and fine wines. Located on the waterfront in Cruz Bay, between Grande Bay Resort and Wharfside Village. Bar opens nightly at 4:30 for our fresh oyster happy hour, restaurant opens at 5:30. Open 7 days. Reservations recommended
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