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The Tourist Trap - CLOSED

14B John's Folly, Coral Bay 00830, St. John
+1 340-774-0912
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good19%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
2 Oct 2016
“It's Closed”
18 Sep 2016
“Our last visit”
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Caribbean, International, Pub
$$ - $$$
14B John's Folly, Coral Bay 00830, St. John
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1 - 10 of 606 reviews

Reviewed 2 October 2016

Visited many time. Larry moved to Puerto Rico and it is closed. This is very sad, as he was in a lease dispute, with the land owner. It was truly, one of a kind.

3  Thank David C
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

So sad our visit in May was our last. A great place that holds so many memories for my family. Thank you Mary!

1  Thank Earlyriser340
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Put it this way ... Tourist Trap was a freaking institution in the years it was there and the Drink Right Keep Left was the absolute best drink we had (many, many times over two weeks) the entire time we were on St. John. Ultimately,...More

2  Thank Megan C
Reviewed 29 August 2016

Tourist Trap is closed and the spot is for sale, check local listings. Larry's retired and will be doing more jamming on his harmonicas. I hope it will be vegan if reopened as something else, what could be better in the most beautiful environmental sites...More

Thank m0linus
Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

Mary is the best waitress around, she is friendly and always tells you what to is best that day. Larry makes the best lobster rolls, beef nachos, and just plain ole veggie anchors! We always go on Monday or Tuesday just to see Mary.

2  Thank Sandykayj
Reviewed 11 August 2016

Unfortunately, the owner has retired and the business is closed. A great loss to the island of St. John

2  Thank TrvlJohn
Reviewed 29 July 2016

The food was great and the drinks-fantastic! Don't miss the Painkiller! Mary took our picture with a great view in the background. When she heard I was a vegetarian, she brought veggie burgers from home for the next day! Definitely go! Relaxing and refreshing!!!

Thank sue m
Reviewed 26 July 2016

The food is at round tables or picnic tables, with a view of the water in the distance. There are trees nearby where bananaquit's are fed sugar, and there are tons of them! As far as food - three of us had the lobster sandwich...More

Thank Neeners815
Reviewed 17 July 2016

The food is still fantastic, Mary is still awesome, and the drinks are still cold. Love this unique piece of paradise!!

Thank Lynne S
Reviewed 15 July 2016

Sat down at a picnic table right next to Larry, the owner. We were prescribed the signature drink, Boom Boom, and the local craft brown ale, both excellent! Ordered the infamous Lobsta Roll and pork nachos. Very good although I would recommend Larry's pulled pork...More

Thank Pam H
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$7 - US$13
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14B John's Folly, Coral Bay 00830, St. John
  • Location: Caribbean  >  U.S. Virgin Islands  >  St. John  >  Coral Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 340-774-0912
  • E-mail
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