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Address: 9100 Port of Sale Mall, Charlotte Amalie 00802-3602, St. Thomas
Phone Number:
+1 340-774-5030
12:00 - 23:00
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Fri 12:00 - 23:30
Sat - Thu 12:00 - 23:00

If you are looking for a fun place to dance on friday nights, Fat Turtle is...

If you are looking for a fun place to dance on friday nights, Fat Turtle is the place to be. Professional Dj's & Laser Lights Shows, set the tone for the best island vibe on St. Thomas. Surrounded by mega yachts, beautiful women, and cold drinks, Fat Turtle is the number one friday night hotspot on the island of St. Thomas, in the united states virgin islands. Also look for the Fat Turtle concerts

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Family dinner

Sweets was the bomb! Best service I have ever seen. We had salmon which was amazing. Kids had plain pasta with plantains and French fries. She was on point all the way along with... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 28 November 2016
Lori G
Prosper, Texas
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Prosper, Texas
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8 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

Sweets was the bomb! Best service I have ever seen. We had salmon which was amazing. Kids had plain pasta with plantains and French fries. She was on point all the way along with the food. Definitely not disappointed!

Thank Lori G
San Francisco, California
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19 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 May 2016 via mobile

This place has a great location by the harbour where there are lots of flashy boats, and the moon strikes the water just right at night. I would love to give this place more than 3 stars, but this is exactly what you would expect for a beach bar. Other than some of the funny names and interesting drinks on... More 

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Rock Hill, South Carolina
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114 reviews
25 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 April 2016 via mobile

Kind of your typical port bar. Bartender was super friendly. Was very helpful on helping the ladies decide on drinks. We didn't try the food so can't really comment on that end of the place. Drinks were decently priced for the area we were in. If in the port give it a stop by!!

Thank Jhoneycutt
West Chester, Pennsylvania
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14 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2016

We were 3 times in the last 3 weeks.... Each time the service was fast and friendly, food was great.... Last week we were there with a party of 5.... quesadillas were the best I ever had.... 5 very happy people...

Thank Bob G
Fairfax, Virginia
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12 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2015

I would not recommend this place. I've been a patron since the marina opened. And this year was the first where I really should have walked out of the establishment. Just bad bad bad

Thank Angelasm87
Germantown, Wisconsin
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111 reviews
40 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2015

Food here was delicious and the prices were not bad at all when we visited for lunch. The atmosphere is great being right is Yacht Haven Grande. It's entertaining to look out on all of the luxurious yachts and whatever cruise ships happen to be in port on a given day. We were completely satisfied and would definitely visit again.

Thank dr_j_now
Dallas, GA
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25 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 July 2015

We enjoyed our last meal in St. Thomas here. It was a great atmosphere - though we did think it was interesting how very nice this area was compared to the rest of St. Thomas. Obviously that is what they want the cruise ship passengers to see. But the food - especially the pizza - was outstanding.

Thank Donna0614
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9 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 June 2015 via mobile

We are back for a second time this visit to the USVI and the staff couldn't be nicer or the food better! Love this place!

Thank JenniferM1972
Chicago, Illinois
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8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 January 2015

The food was just average and they were out of two of the dishes we ordered. The place was clean and service was good.

Thank D0nnarae
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7 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2015 via mobile

Gabriella Rocks!!! My wife and I went for a nice quick dinner after a workout. Gabriella was awesome. She came right over, took care of us with grace. We had two Cajun Mahi sandwiches that were perfect. Don't hesitate on this decision.

Thank cceasarchris

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