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The Terrace Restaurant

3 FA Cruz Bay Quarter, Cruz Bay 00830, St. John
+1 340-779-8550
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good15%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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French, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
3 FA Cruz Bay Quarter, Cruz Bay 00830, St. John
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were heartbroken when we heard that Asolare was destroyed in the hurricane, but found The Terrace to be a good alternative. The seafood dishes were creative and the atmosphere was lovely - just far enough from the busy-ness of the town. The staff was...More

Thank Douglas M
Reviewed August 12, 2018

Went there 2 times this trip and glad they have maintained their high standards after the hurricane. Food and service the best on the island and if you are a fan of espresso, it is the best on the island.

Thank James C C
Reviewed August 9, 2018

Wow, what an amazing meal. Although we've been to STJ several times, this was our first visit to The Terrace. We went mid-week and quickly discovered a new favorite restaurant; we even made reservations for a second night. Service was very good and the food...More

Thank Brandiebb
Reviewed July 29, 2018 via mobile

The Terrace is as good as it gets for a romantic dinner in St. John. And to be clear, that is very very good. We have dined here multiple times on various trips. Most recently we had dinner here twice during our week vacation. The...More

2  Thank Christopher P
Reviewed July 15, 2018

Excellent dinner (Caribbean Lobster poached in butter) with friends. Great wait staff, excellent service, excellent wine. Excellent food. Pricing is very fair for the excellent quality of food & service

Thank Jim F
Reviewed July 14, 2018 via mobile

The food was average, the waitress was great but the owner was very rude and cocky. Never have I a met an owner of a business establishment that was so rude. Even though the other reviews have been good for this place, I would think...More

Thank Anna B
Reviewed July 13, 2018

My family booked a table for 7 on the balcony overlooking Cruz Bay on the 4th of July to eat and watch the fireworks, We got there at 8 and were immediately assaulted by the loudest reggae DJ. As we ordered our drinks, it was...More

1  Thank williameickhoff
Reviewed June 28, 2018 via mobile

We dined at The Terrace the 2nd night of our vacation. What a treat! The setting was idyllic overlooking Cruz Bay, the service by Mark was fantastic and the food was... just wow! We sampled most of the appetizers and thoroughly enjoyed them all but...More

Thank Renee E
Reviewed June 23, 2018

We have been coming to The Terrace since it opened and it has always been a favorite but this was our first time since Hurricanes had devastated the island. We lost our home so hadn’t been back for 9 months.We applaud the tenacity of the...More

Thank Paula T
Reviewed May 30, 2018

We enjoyed having dinner at The Terrace. The wine list is very good and the menu offers a good verity of meals. I order the Maui Maui, it was very tasty and fresh. My husband ordered a steak and said if was very good. Can't...More

2  Thank JJTravelers87
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January 4, 2017|
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Response from snorkeler-6 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I don't eat oysters, but I'm guessing that's not a good deal!! We found better dining at that price point elsewhere on island. Service was excellent though.
April 11, 2016|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$25 - US$50
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups, Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, View
Open Hours
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 FA Cruz Bay Quarter, Cruz Bay 00830, St. John
  • Location: Caribbean  >  U.S. Virgin Islands  >  St. John  >  Cruz Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 340-779-8550
  • E-mail
French inspired fine dining and fine wines. Located on the waterfront in Cruz Bay, between Grande Bay Resort and Wharfside Village. Bar opens nightly at 4:30 for our fresh oyster happy hour, restaurant opens at 5:30. Open 7 days. Reservations recommended
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