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Potters By The Sea

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Setting Point, VG1140, Anegada
+1 284-495-9182
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Aigle, Switzerland
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29 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited Potters for a drink with the idea of coming back in the evening for a meal. It is a beautiful location and has a reputation as a fun place to be. We ordered 2 Carib beers and were rather shocked to be charged 12 dollars (6 dollars per bottle). I had the feeling we were being "taken for... More 

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46 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Can't think of a better way to end an evening than dancing by the ocean. Great music, fun crowd and a nightly limbo contest where the tourists compete against the local champion. Picturesque location as well.

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Arnhem, The Netherlands
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had the best BBQ lobster ever. Period! service, drinks, sides all 4 stars Lobster 5 stars for small eaters 1/2 lobster is enough. entertainment/music/party after dinner was amazing. But this depends on the variety of guests and the amount of rumpunches you drink! For me great memories!

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Oakville
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69 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2017

OK - this is not luxe dinning, but of all the places in the BVI's that we visited on our trip Potters By The Sea, just seemed the most authentic. The atmosphere was extremely rustic, and the lobster was FRESH and perfectly cooked. The service staff were very friendly, and even the quirkiness of having kraft salad dressings on the... More 

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Vancouver
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

Sailed BVIs for a week. On anegeda this is the place to be. The lobsters were amazing. It's a fun casual place. With limbo and dancing to end the night. Our food got mixed up and didn't come for an hour. But the boss gave us the meal For free! Paid for the booze only. What a gracious host. I... More 

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Columbia, Missouri
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26 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 February 2017

What a fun time we had at Potter's. Sam, who turned out to be the owner, chef and party ringleader, also does the marketing, pulling up to our anchored catamaran in a dinghy in full song. He invited us to come to his place - "the one with the yellow roof" - for dinner and he was so engaging that... More 

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Thank Scmr77
Canada
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21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 February 2017

Fun atmosphere, full house with large lively groups enjoying lobster off the grill, followed by dancing, all hosted by Sam, the "mayor of Anegada", grillmaster and limbo dancer extraordinaire. Lobster was fresh and perfectly grilled; sides were ok. Some had the ribs instead of lobster, and reported that they were good. Staff were very focussed on delivering food from the... More 

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Granger, Indiana
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22 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

This a great place to end your day at Anagoda. The lobster dinner is wonderful and at the going price. The party afterward is energetic. You won't regret going here for dinner.

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Thank bill767
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83 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2017

Potters has the most delicious lobster, coal grilled served with local veggies and you enjoy it right on the water. and then there is SAM who is the man. he is personable, entertaining and will have you dancing , limboing after dinner. what a great time

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Thank Nick T
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21 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

Sammy's lobster is the best on the island. It has a great smokey flavor. The location is nice with it's own dock. Fun vibe and great service.

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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
Cuisine
Caribbean, Seafood, Barbecue
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
View, Bar Scene, Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Setting Point, VG1140, Anegada
  • Location: Caribbean  >  British Virgin Islands  >  Anegada
  • Phone Number: +1 284-495-9182

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