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BananaKeet Cafe

Windy Hill Carrot Bay, VG1130, Tortola
+1 284-494-5842
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Overview
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good28%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“crab fritters” (12 reviews)
“tuna” (36 reviews)
“jerk pork” (11 reviews)
Open Now
16:00 - 21:30 Hours
CUISINES
American, Caribbean, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
Windy Hill Carrot Bay, VG1130, Tortola
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1 - 10 of 741 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

Up (very) Windy Road above the bay it's easy to miss in the dark (there are no illuminated signs outside) but it's well worth seeking out. Service was smiling and helpful and the food was very good and arrived promptly. Not cheap but then nothing...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Cristoforo_CLondon
Reviewed 2 days ago

First off the view is amazing! Perfect spot to watch a sunset. The grounds are simply cool - built into the side of the hill. The food was amazing. Thanks to our Captain and First Mate for recommending because it was worth the drive from...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank itgal103
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Bananakeet has always been know for its sunset views. Since the hurricanes, you've still got the great sunsets, but now the restaurant has been rebuilt to be better than ever. It's like a brand new restaurant. I live in the BVI and, when guests are...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Ckrallman
Desiree H, Manager at BananaKeet Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for visiting the Bananakeet Cafe. The chef and staff are always delighted when you take time out of your busy day to share your worthy experience. We always want you, the patron, to have lasting memories. Thank you again from the Management &...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The road to bananakeet is daunting but so worth the white knuckle climb for the amazing food and views. They have rebuilt beautifully after the 2017 hurricanes and the food is still among our favorites in the BVI. We recommend everything-great ribeye with peppercorn sauce,...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Vacationingmommabear
Desiree H, Manager at BananaKeet Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for choosing us at BananaKeet to dine. You could have gone anywhere else. You make our job easy, and every day we work harder to make every experience a memorable one. Thank you again from the Management & Staff at the...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We ordered the churrasco steak and tuna,the churrasco was amazing and cooked as ordered. I didn’t love the tuna, my friend did. It was a Sunday night, the place was half full, mostly families. Friendly service, good drinks, priced appropriately for portion size and quality...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank LaRojaMel
Desiree H, General Manager at BananaKeet Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for visiting and sharing your experience. We take all comments seriously and strive to improve on our service and your experience. We know your time is valuable. We hope you visit Tortola and visit Bananakeet again.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped in for a drink and ended up having dinner. The drinks were amazing and the food was even better. I would post pics of the view but they really don’t do any justice. This is a must stop if you are staying on...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank bgross247
Desiree H, Manager at BananaKeet Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

The staff here at the BananaKeet Café thank you for taking the time out to share your experience. You're feed back is important to us and we are delighted to know that you enjoyed your time. We do hope to have you again. Thank you...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We changed our plans to make 1 final visit before we left the island. Great food and drinks. Friendly service and great views!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank BVISailorgirl
Desiree H, General Manager at BananaKeet Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for visiting us at Bananakeet and taking time out to share your experience. Our staff appreciates your feedback. Hope to see you again.

Reviewed 9 December 2018 via mobile

Bananakeet’s location on the mountain provides excellent views of Jost Van Dyke and the US Virgin Islands. Sunset is spectacular. Conch fritters were wonderful. The shrimp Alfredo and pork dishes earned the highest praise. The wasabi tuna was prepared well also. Don’t miss the frozen...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank dj905
Desiree H, Manager at BananaKeet Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 11 December 2018

The Bananakeet Cafe and Staff are happy that you had an enjoyable time and your expectations were met . We look forward to having you again.

Reviewed 5 December 2018 via mobile

This place is every bit as good as it was before Irma. The food is excellent and they've done a great job with the makeover. The blended Bananakeet is the best! Enjoying the sunset is one of the things that makes this place so special.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 877sz
Desiree H, Manager at BananaKeet Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 11 December 2018

The chef and staff are delighted to know that you enjoyed your experience here at the Bananakeet Café. We look forward to having you again.

Reviewed 5 November 2018

We were traveling around Tortola with no reservations and plans . The Heritage Inn attracted us with its amazing location but it seemed not fully ready and recovered after the devastation from last years hurricane. As soon as we drove in and asked about a...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank DorotaW1626
Desiree H, Owner at BananaKeet Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 5 November 2018

Thank you for visiting the BananaKeet Cafe. The chef and staff are always delighted when you take time out to share your worthy experience.

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detailedplanner
31 October 2016|
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Response from Tocalosh | Reviewed this property |
I am unsure about this. A quick visit to their website may answer your question.
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sheenalee633
28 March 2016|
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Response from Desiree H | Property representative |
No, it is not. Will be serving brunch on Sundays once the high season kicks in.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$30 - US$50
Meals
Dinner, Breakfast, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, View, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 13:00
16:00 - 21:30
Monday
16:00 - 21:30
Tuesday
16:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
16:00 - 21:30
Thursday
16:00 - 21:30
Friday
16:00 - 21:30
Saturday
16:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Windy Hill Carrot Bay, VG1130, Tortola
  • Location: Caribbean  >  British Virgin Islands  >  Tortola
  • Phone Number: +1 284-494-5842
  • E-mail
Description
Casual fine dining with exceptional foods, friendly service & spectacular sunset views!! Open daily for Sunset Happy Hour: 4-6pm $1 off all cocktails. FREE 'Sundowner' at Sunset! ALa carte poolside dining 5:30-9:30. Live legendary music Fridays from 6pm CAFE SEASONAL CLOSING: September 15- REOPENS October 15 Closed for ALL Public Holidays
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