Soggy Dollar Bar (White Bay, Jost Van Dyke) — this is perhaps the best-known beach bar on Jost Van Dyke island. The Soggy Dollar is reputedly the birthplace of the popular BVI drink the “Painkiller”. This bar carries its name because when it was built, there was neither road nor dock (there is now a […]
Sebastian’s Seaside Grill (North Coast Road, Apple Bay, Tortola) – this restaurant books live bands on Sunday evenings to liven up this part of Tortola.
Quito’s Bar and Restaurant (North Shore, Tortola) – this bar is owned by local recording artist Quito Rhymer, who often performs on-site with his band (Tuesdays & Thursdays at 8:30 pm, and Fridays at 9:30 pm).
Pusser’s Road Town Pub (Waterfront Street, Road Town, Tortola) – this influential business also has a pub, where the local brew (John Courage brand beer) is served by the pint, as well as a favored mixed drink, called the Painkiller.
Mine Shaft Café (near Copper Mine Point, The Valley, Virgin Gorda) – live Reggae, Calypso and Rock music is played here every Friday evening
Bomba’s Surfside Shack (North Shore Road, Apple Bay, Tortola) – the bar owner, whose name happens to be Bomba, built his surfside shack on the beach in Cappoons Bay, Tortola in 1976. Not having a lot of money for building supplies, he used driftwood, pieces of tin roofing, broken surf boards and anything else he […]
Bitter End Yacht Club (North Sound, Virgin Gorda) – local bands play throughout the week here.