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Spyglass - CLOSED

Second floor, Wharfside Village, Cruz Bay 00830, St. John
+1 340-776-1100
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Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good32%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
19 Oct 2014
“Spyglass Is gone, But will reopen soon as another place.”
7 Sep 2014
“Best View in St.John”
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
American, Bar, Seafood, Caribbean, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Second floor, Wharfside Village, Cruz Bay 00830, St. John
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11 - 20 of 349 reviews

Reviewed 8 June 2014

We had our wedding reception here on 5/17/2014, and had an incredible time. The food was perfect. The view and decor were amazing. And the service was absolutely awesome. All of our guests were raving about it. We just can't say enough good things about...More

Thank Ken C
Reviewed 5 June 2014

Went to spy glass about 2 months ago while in St. John. We ended up finding it after getting off of the ferry and going for happy hour. After going the first evening, we went three more times. Great happy hour prices. Eric, our server...More

Thank Emily M
Reviewed 5 June 2014

We stopped here after a day of snorkeling. It was perfect. Had Happy Hour rum punches (quite a selection to choose from) and the fish tacos. Compared to many other places we ate while in the islands, Spyglass had very reasonable prices. We ordered a...More

Thank Debbie F
Reviewed 5 June 2014

Great view. Owners on site and extremely nice hard working couple of fellow Texans. Good food, good service, great view. Good use maybe a little more decor to spiffy up the ambience. Lighting, plants etc. other that that, no problems.

Thank David B
Reviewed 3 June 2014

This was one of the few happy hours we found on the island that had food specials. I believe tacos and sliders, 2 for $5, and they had $4 drink specials. As I am not really skilled enough to drink without eating, I found this...More

1  Thank Ali E
Reviewed 1 June 2014

My wife and I stopped into Spyglass for drinks nd lunch while shopping in Cruz Bay. Matty, our bartender, was full of fun and information. The food was excellent, and the Matty made me one of his signature Rum Punch drinks. We plan to go...More

Thank Dave B
Reviewed 29 May 2014

Dinner with a view, get here before the sunset and its an amazing view bring the camera. I do recommend the house salad with the figs. I also ordered the stuffed mahi mahi with crab ehhh I ate it but I didnt love it and...More

Thank kaylakay1020
Reviewed 28 May 2014

Just attend a wedding reception held at the Spyglass Restaurant. It overlooks the beach and Cruz Bay. Great view, good food, and wonderful service by courteous help. This restaurant is on the second level and often overlooked by the roaring bars below. If you are...More

Thank Rob-midwest
Reviewed 20 May 2014

We enjoyed our dinner here very much, mostly because the view is wonderful. We enjoyed watching the sunset. Our waitress was very friendly and accommodating. We enjoyed the conch fritters and fish (mahi) and chips, but I would say that the food was just average....More

Thank Snorkelaholic
Reviewed 18 May 2014

My boyfriend and I had cocktails and appetisers at Spyglass on one of our first nights on St John. While the cocktails were delicious, the calamari starter was overdone and mostly batter. My boyfriend's seared Ahi Tuna was delicious, however. While the food was hit...More

Thank Eve M
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$15 - US$49
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Second floor, Wharfside Village, Cruz Bay 00830, St. John
  • Location: Caribbean  >  U.S. Virgin Islands  >  St. John  >  Cruz Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 340-776-1100
  • E-mail
Description
Spyglass Restaurant Dining with a View. Lunch 11am-3pm Sunset Happy Hour 3pm-6pm Dinner 5pm-til. Enjoy a creative menu and phenomenal view from Spyglass restaurant. Come in for a casual lunch and watch the boats sail by. Want to see the best sunsets on St. John? Happy hour at Spyglass is the place to be. At dinner, enjoy the tranquility of the waves crashing below and the twinkling lights of St. Thomas in the distance. Spyglass Dining with a VIEW! Enjoy.
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