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The Sugar Mill Restaurant

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Little Apple Bay, Tortola
+1 284-495-4355
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25 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 March 2016

The old brick building gives the restaurant a very romantic and unique ambiance . There is a good selection of food for about any taste. I was pleasantly surprised at the great wine selection. Food was Caribbean traditional and American and very tasty. Service was extremely slow but the whole feel of the place made up for it, sipping on... More 

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Road Town, Tortola
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 March 2016 via mobile

This used to be our favourite restaurant on Tortola but unfortunately it's standards has fallen. We went on Valentine's night and were very disappointed. The restaurant had too many tables and was very noisy and crammed. The service was very show and the food was just okay and the portions were very small. Sadly it's no longer the romantic place... More 

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You came on Valentines night, one of the busiest nights of the restaurant year, and it was very busy. And you were surprised ? And you say the crowd was noisy. Indeed we remember hearing lots of them talking and laughing. There was a small band playing romantic songs as well. And people were dancing. Those are the sounds of... More 

Somerset, New Jersey
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61 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 March 2016 via mobile

Still in my opinion a great restaurant. Wife and I ate there a few days ago and thoroughly enjoyed the meal. Service and food presentation truly 5 star

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Sydney
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81 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2016

This place is worth a visit. While the food at Scaramouche is better, the homely ambience here makes for an excellent evening. We had blackened fresh mahi mahi which was good without being great. Still, an excellent evening.

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Annapolis, Maryland
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 14 March 2016

The hotel is a gem of a find, and the new chef does an excellent job from Soup to Dessert. We had a the half grilled lobster and it was simply stellar!!! Everything was well presented, and delicious. Loved both dinner and breakfast options the next day. The building is all restored. its romantic and intimate, with open veranda styling... More 

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Shelburne, Vermont
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126 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2016 via mobile

We ate here many times during our stay on the island. The food is excellent and very fresh. Lobster are caught each day fresh by divers (so they aren't sitting in traps). The lobster Thermador is great. The soups are amazing as are the daily fish specials.

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Olching
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 6 March 2016

Sugar Mill was beautiful. They had some mix-ups in the kitchen, the owner was very friendly and caring and worked everything out for us. The food was very good.

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New York
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20 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 March 2016

Make sure you arrive early to have a pre-dinner drink on the open air colonial style gazebo, overlooking the water. We were a party of six and the meal reviews were varied, with the highlight being the Conch served in a curry style with garlic butter and rice. Steak was cooked perfectly and catch of the day (Wahoo) was delicious.... More 

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Rocky Mount, Virginia
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23 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 March 2016

My wife and I recently stayed a night at the Sugar Mill and enjoyed lunch and dinner at the beach restaurant and restaurant proper. For the the lunch meal we enjoyed Pinot grigio and I had the fish and chips. This was a large portion of delicious beer battered white fish with large, home style chips. My wife had the... More 

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Rocky Mount
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 March 2016

Loved this restaurant. The food was absolutely delicious and the staff were very pleasant. The only complaint I had was the appetizers (while delicious) were VERY small for the amount we paid.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$26 - US$35
Cuisine
American, Caribbean, Seafood, European, International, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Little Apple Bay, Tortola
  • Location: Caribbean  >  British Virgin Islands  >  Tortola
  • Phone Number: +1 284-495-4355

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?