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Top Choice Caribbean in Cane Garden Bay Area

Cruzin Bar & Grille

Take a seat in the courtyard, listen to waves lap the shore, and fork into whatever home-cooked dishes are on for the day: maybe fish in a jerk-lime sauce, a side of sautéed squash and a guava tart for dessert. It's…
Top Choice Cultural in East End

Fireball Full Moon Party

Aragorn’s Studio and the surrounding businesses combine to put on the Fireball Full Moon Party each month, which is an artsy, family-friendly event (unlike the island's other moon bashes). The party kicks off around…
Top Choice French in Road Town

Dove

The cozy, French-flaired Dove, set in a historic house, is pretty much the top address in town. The menu changes but you might see pan-roasted duck, dry-aged steaks, charcuterie platters, even some sushi. For someth…
Top Choice Bar in Cane Garden Bay Area

Bomba’s Shack

Bomba started his bar some 40 years ago to fuel the surfers who still ride the waves curling out front. Today the spot is famous for its monthly full-moon parties, but moon or not, it’s worth a stop for a cold brew …
Beach in Cane Garden Bay Area

Brewers Bay

Palm-fringed Brewers has decent snorkeling and a more tranquil scene than you'll find at nearby Cane Garden Bay – possibly because getting here involves a brake-smoking drive down steep switchbacks. Nicole's Beach B…
Beach in Cane Garden Bay Area

Cane Garden Bay

Cane Garden Bay is probably on the postcard that drew you to the British Virgin Islands. The gently sloping crescent of sand hosts plenty of beachside bars and water-sports vendors renting kayaks and paddleboards. I…
Indian in Road Town

Ruby Roti Queen Restaurant

Ruby may well cook the best roti on the islands at her cute little six-table restaurant above Serendipity Bookshop. Fiery hot sauce sets off the chicken-, goat-, shrimp- or chickpea-filled rolls. Flowery garlands ha…
Italian in West End

Scaramouche

An Italian couple owns Scaramouche. She is the chef, he is the mixologist, and their specialty is artistically prepared Italian dishes, such as grilled octopus or freshly made pasta with shrimp (the menu changes). T…
Bar in Cane Garden Bay Area

Quito’s Gazebo

This beachside bar-restaurant almost always has a crowd of boozy revelers. It takes its name from owner Quito Rymer, whose band has toured with Ziggy Marley. You can dance up a storm to Quito’s reggae rhythms, and p…
Beach in East End

Josiah’s Bay

An undeveloped gem on the north shore near the East End, Josiah’s Bay is a dramatic strand at the foot of a valley that has excellent surf with a point break in winter. Many say it offers Tortola’s best surfing. Lif…