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Blue Orchid

3A-18 Estate St | Peter St, 00802, St. Thomas
+1 340-774-4999
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good16%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“rack of lamb” (6 reviews)
“crab cakes” (10 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Seafood, International, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
3A-18 Estate St | Peter St, 00802, St. Thomas
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The view is breathtaking but the food is the real gem. A little hard to find, but well worth the driving adventure. Over looking Magen's Bay with breathtaking sunset's.. The stuffed lobster was delicious and more then enough food. The chocolate cake is worth not...More

Thank deldee67
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We frequently go there for Sunday brunch. The food never disappoints. It is consistently good. The wife normally has an omelet,, and I, either the French toast or pancakes. We invariably have a couple of mimosa's. The pours, by the way, are generous. The experience...More

Thank Roy A A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We're in St. Thomas twice a year for the past 5 or 6 years and somehow have missed this gem of a restaurant until this visit. I had the Caribbean Lobster Tail stuffed with crab, Shrimp & scallops. Nothing short of mouth-watering good. Wife and...More

Thank Ron B
Reviewed 14 May 2017

Although its a little hard to get there the first time, the drive is well worth it. We arrive early, about 5 pm, so we can wander through the gardens and then have a drink on the outside deck overlooking Magens Bay- spectacular view. Dining...More

Thank richard s
Reviewed 13 May 2017

This restaurant has amazing views of Magens Bay which can not be rivaled. I highly suggest going earlier, before sunset, as there is a beautiful observation deck where you can capture some fantastic photos. The food was outstanding. We did the spicey mussels for an...More

Thank Sasha D
Reviewed 13 May 2017

We had a wonderful dinner at Blue Orchid. The food choices were varied and everything was not only delicious, but presented attractively. We tried numerous appetizers and the tuna trio and eggplant bruschetta were among the best. The fresh seafood choices and Fillet mignon were...More

Thank Lorna770
Reviewed 4 May 2017

It's been over three years since my last review of The Blue Orchid, at St Peters Great House, directly across the street from the zip line tours. Some things have changed - the menu, some of the wait staff. And some things remain the same...More

Thank StThomasGuy
Reviewed 21 April 2017

My husband and I came here for our anniversary and we couldn't have been more pleased. We arrived early to take a leisurely walk around the botanical gardens and the most fantastic views - you are 1200 ft above Megan's bay, and can see many...More

Thank PatHeinrich
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

We returned to Blue Orchid for a second dinner because I had written a terrible review then found out the chef had cut his hand that night. Our second dinner was excellent. Every entree. Not one complaint. We are sooooo glad we went back because...More

Thank HoneyChapman
Reviewed 11 April 2017

part of a cruise ship tour, I thoroughly enjoyed this location and love to return for supper as their rum unch was spot on. The upper veranda has a stellar view of Magans Bay as well as a fine collection of Caribbean tropical plants and...More

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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Are you open on Christmas December 25th 2016? If so can I make a reservation?
26 November 2016|
Response from localsailor |
Being a simple part time employee I have no idea - I guess YES but suggest you call Steve the GM at 340-473-9155 for the word from the top!
Are they open Mondays?
4 April 2016|
Response from localsailor |
Blue Orchid is open all 7 nights for dinner and Sat/Sun for Brunch.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Television
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3A-18 Estate St | Peter St, 00802, St. Thomas
  • Location: Caribbean  >  U.S. Virgin Islands  >  St. Thomas
  • Phone Number: +1 340-774-4999
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Globally inspired, fresh, creative fine dining in a gorgeous setting.
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