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Saba Rock

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Saba Rock Resort | North Sound, VG1150, Virgin Gorda
+1 284-495-7711
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Fountain Hills, Arizona
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120 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 March 2016

The inside-outside layout of this place is magnificent. Their cocktails, including the Painkiller are wonderful -- no skimping on the alcohol. The atmosphere is festive and fun, with great island music. It was packed and for good reason. Their happy hour menus and prices were easy on the wallet.

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ohio
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223 reviews
130 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 March 2016 via mobile

It is amazing that such a small rock can hold so many happy hour partygoers ! Love the Bushwackers even if not one the happy hour menu. Plenty of comply sofa n chair seating outdoors. Saba rock provides free boat shuttle service to Leverick Bay or Bitter end. Fun to watch the tarpon feeding on the dock n right behind... More 

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Quincy, Massachusetts
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235 reviews
176 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 March 2016

The bar was gorgeous something out of Casablanca with the ceiling fans. Drinks were great and wait staff lovely. It is interesting to get to the restaurant. We were on a mooring and it was so rough we would have been drenched if we had taken our own dinghy. We had to call the Bitter End Launch, they would take... More 

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Fort Worth, Texas
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121 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 March 2016

We stopped by on our BVI Charter. WE came to have drinks and watch the Tarpon. The little Island was cute and we enjoyed our drinks.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 20 March 2016

I stayed on Saba Rock with my boyfriend this past week. I had eaten there in the past, but this was the first time actually getting a room. The rooms were so nice - open with great AC, and amazing views of North Sound. The staff was incredibly helpful and so friendly, and stayed out of your hair unless you... More 

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New Mexico
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21 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 March 2016 via mobile

Saba is a good spot to spend the afternoon- casual fare and good drinks, fun staff. Great place to watch the boats and watersports.

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Granger, Indiana
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2016 via mobile

My family and I had dinner at Saba Rock. Everything about our evening was fantastic ... Our visit there was more than just dinner. At 5:00 every eve they feed the tarpon. Totally entertaining. Then onto happy hour. Great drinks, music, people and the views! Dinner was delicious and served during a beautiful sunset. Thx to the staff for their... More 

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Jermyn, Pennsylvania
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62 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2016

Stopped at Saba Rock for lunch, while on a private boat tour of the BVI. The five of us and the captain from the charter ordered lunch at this perfect small island resort. The food was very good and reasonably priced for the general area. The grilled Tuscan panini was very good, as was the fish and chips. The view... More 

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2016 via mobile

What a disappointment- great setting and atmosphere. Unfortunately the food was mediocre, over priced and the staff attitude leaves a lot to be desired. They have a captive market and probably won't change

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Broken Arrow, Oklahoma
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29 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2016 via mobile

I think so many times when you are on vacation and dine in an exotic location it clouds your tastebuds. But in this case Saba Rock did not . The buffet they recommended was not prepared well at all. Salad was the only thing that saved us. But it does have a great boat ride from Gun Creek, boating past... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$15 - US$40
Cuisine
American, Caribbean, Bar, Seafood
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, View, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Saba Rock Resort | North Sound, VG1150, Virgin Gorda
  • Location: Caribbean  >  British Virgin Islands  >  Virgin Gorda
  • Phone Number: +1 284-495-7711
Description
With a reputation that far exceeds its modest size, Saba Rock boasts not only a famous over the water lounge bar and restaurant, but also an 8 bedroom hotel, 10 slip marina, gift shop, gardens and sun deck. Saba Rock Restaurant is one of the more respected establishments in the British Virgin Islands, offering both a lounge menu and a dinner menu with a wide selection of seafood (including local conch and lobster in season), salads and grills. The boutique hotel, which is consistently ranked among the top hotels in the BVI, is accessible via a 10 minute ferry ride from Virgin Gorda. Alternatively, you can arrive on your own boat and take a slip in the Marina. The Saba Rock ferry is available to pick up guests from any dock in the North Sound, simply phone ahead (1 284 495 7711) or hail us on VHF channel 16 to make arrangements. Reservations in advance are recommended for the Hotel, Marina and Restaurant. We look forward to your visit!

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