Best St. Thomas Restaurants USVI
Iggie’s Beach Bar and Grill at Bolongo Bay on St. Thomas is one of the most fun and truly Caribbean bar and restaurants in the Virgin Islands. Voted as a best St. Thomas restaurant multiple times by the readers of Caribbean Travel and Life Magazine, this beachside bar and grill is the best place to take your family for great Caribbean dining in a fun and casual atmosphere. Iggie’s is also a great place to mingle with the locals.
By day, Iggie’s is a family-friendly beach restaurant. Treat the kids to Killer Conch Fritters or Iggie’s Ultimate Burger. The bar and restaurant is situated on the beach, which means you can eat with your toes in the sand. The kids can play beach volleyball or build sandcastles on the beach while you swing in the hammocks and enjoy the amazing views of Bolongo Bay and the Caribbean Sea.
The dinner buffet starts at 6:00pm, and it’s absolutely incredible. Year round, Iggie’s offers their world famous “All You Can Eat” nights. Depending on what’s in season, it may be crab legs, it may be barbecued chicken and ribs, or it may be Mama’s home cooking, but no matter what the fare, every night is absolutely spectacular. Caribbean music drifts on the wind while delicious scents waft through the air, a gentle breeze tickling the palm trees above you. The wait staff rushes around barefoot in the sand, delivering steaming buckets of crab legs or baskets of chicken, ribs and corn on the cob. The result is one of the most fun and memorable dining experiences you’ve ever had.
Nightly parties, like the buffets, follow certain themes. The most popular is the “Wednesday Carnival Extravaganza,” complete with limbo dancing, steel pan drums and Mocko Jumbies, as well as broken bottle dancing, fire walking, and dancing in the sand.
After dark, Iggie’s is a popular nightspot for both locals and tourists, with “Bands in the Sand” concerts featuring popular local musicians. After the bands stop playing, karaoke kicks in and if you’ve had enough rum, it doesn’t sound too bad!
Iggie’s also moonlights as a sports bar, with giant TV’s and your favorite sports playing throughout the bar. It’s a great place to watch soccer, football or the World Series! In fact, Iggie’s is famous the world over for it’s SuperBowl Party.
Iggie’s is also famous for its drink menu, featuring frozen, tropical Virgin Islands specialty drinks like the one-two rum punch and the infamous Painkiller. The bar also prides itself on an extensive selection of domestic and imported rums.
If you’re looking for good food and a great time while in the Virgin Islands, Iggies Bar and Grill is one of the go-to places. With its family-friendly atmosphere and a wholesome party vibe, you and your family or friends are sure to have a great time. Iggie’s is by far, one of the Best St. Thomas restaurants!