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Yacht Haven Grande | St. Thomas, Usvi, Charlotte Amalie 00802, St. Thomas
+1 340-714-3566
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12:00 - 23:00
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Hours:
Fri 12:00 - 23:30
Sat - Thu 12:00 - 23:00
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Williamstown nj
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14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went to fat turtles on Sunday night. We called ahead for 16 people for dinner. The manager said they had no entertainment Sunday nights. But he was willing to get someone. One of our friends that are with us is a DJ in New Jersey so He brought his equipment with him set up there and everyone had a blast.... More 

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Byron, Minnesota
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18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We found Fat Turtles right next to the BIG yachts.... The service here was excellent, we had the nicest young man who checked with us several times to make sure we had everything we needed. Prices we very reasonable, good and drinks excellent.. Portion sizes also very good. Sitting right next to the beautiful big boats and water is always... More 

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Thank Laurie W
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147 reviews
112 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is actually second review on this location as I've come here over 10 times in the last let's say 6 months. This place has A+ happy hour food and drinks! That's why we go! Nice view, nice breeze, upgraded tables, but man is that service BAAAAAD! I mean there's on lady there who we just try to not let... More 

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Saint Cloud, Wisconsin
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26 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have stopped at this place twice before leaving hr island for lunch. Excellent food in a beautiful setting near the marina.

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Thank mymisteak
Woodmere, New York
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115 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 195 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was our 2nd time in 2 years at the Fat Turtle and will return on our next trip to St. Thomas. Great outdoor covered seating facing the yachts, fast service, good food and reasonably priced. Recommended for families with kids. Delicious desserts too!

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Morpeth, United Kingdom
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292 reviews
162 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Called in here for a drink when visiting st thomas. Near to cruise ship and okay for a drink but not as good as the smoking rooster!

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Thank Johnlobster
Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
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20 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great location at a high end Marina, with high end shops. Lots of parking also. Good menu, good drinks and music most weekends!.

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Thank Queen D
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5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Heading back to the cruise ship, we stopped by the Fat Turtle. We were very impressed with the friendliness of the bartender. The bar wasn't busy, so she had time to visit and tell us of her travels around the world, which we enjoyed hearing about. We ordered wings with jerk sauce and a side of blue cheese. The wings... More 

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Thank Nancy B
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Great little place to watch the cruise ships and yachts. The food is great. Service is good as well, friendly. Just don't be in a rush to go anywhere, cause you will be late

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CARDIFF
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27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

My wife and I called here on our way back to our cruise ship after a long day and tour on the island. Sat at the table, a very pleasant lady came to us gave us menus and asked what we wanted to drink. Had a drink only as we were going to eat on board shortly. Drinks were reasonable... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Caribbean, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Cheap Eats, View, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 23:00
Monday
12:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 23:30
Saturday
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Yacht Haven Grande | St. Thomas, Usvi, Charlotte Amalie 00802, St. Thomas
  • Location: Caribbean  >  U.S. Virgin Islands  >  St. Thomas  >  Charlotte Amalie
  • Phone Number: +1 340-714-3566
Description
Located waterfront at Yacht Haven Grande on St. Thomas in the U.S. Virgin Islands, you’ll find, Fat Turtle, a Rockin’ Caribbean Roadhouse, featuring creative-fun seafood, great salads, gourmet pizzas and exotic frozen drinks. The St. Thomas bar and restaurant is a popular favorite among travelers, yacht crews and owners, charter guests, fishing enthusiasts, and locals alike. Open every day of the week, Fat Turtle serves food from noon to 10 pm with an inviting, island-style bar open at least until midnight.At Fat Turtle St. Thomas, you’ll savor food with flare, where the highest quality ingredients and inspired recipes fuse to delight the palate. From succulent, fresh lobster and spicy beer-steeped shrimp to mango and ginger “wings in paradise” and our signature Fat Turtle burgers or brick oven pizzas, there is something for everyone to enjoy. Situated in the midst of the sprawling Yacht Haven Grande Esplanade, yacht crews rave about our festive atmosphere, charter guests and owners revel in our relaxed vacation ambiance, and visitors of all ages take-in our family-friendly, laid back setting. When the sun goes down, Fat Turtle comes alive! Our open-air bar offers a tropical, beachy backdrop to party the evening through or venture over for our famous Friday nights where renowned DJ Peter C will keep you dancing from dusk to 2 am every week (Ages 18+).

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