American Cuisine in the BVI

Throughout the Virgin Islands, you'll come upon a wide range of choices with regards to dining. Guests who already have plans to eat American food won't want to miss the restaurants that dub it their specialty. Expect to encounter several dining options that have it on the menu.

Your plate will be full of choices, from the very casual attitude at Islands to the beautiful smells of dinner and lunch at Callwood's Restaurant & Bar, it really is possible to find the dish worth fighting over.

The list below allows you to get a taste for the several places serving American cuisine available in the Virgin Islands. For each of the options, click to read the full article about its hours, locale, and even nearby attractions.

Pusser's Marina Cay

Marina Cay | (284) 495-4554

Pusser's Marina Cay, on the premises of Marina Cay Beach, is located 3.2 miles east-northeast of Parham Town; it's six miles (ten kilometers) to the west of Spanish Town. This local establishment isn't merely American cooking and their signature staple of seafood, but it's also masters of steak. <p>Though the Pusser's name began to become known through their rum, the restaurant, which serves Caribbean grill favorites, is just as important in the culinary world.</p>

Long Bay, Tortola | (284) 495-4252

Situated 3.8 miles north-northeast of Coral Bay, 1748 is a part of Long Bay Beach Resort. If you're curious, Road Town is five miles (eight kilometers) to the east-northeast. When the boisterous crew is seeking a delectable American dish in a fairly relaxed and welcoming dining area, this easy going restaurant is a great choice. <p>Breakfast at 1748 is served buffet style, while lunch and dinner have a la carte offerings.</p>

Pusser's Landing

Frenchman's Cay | (284) 495-4554

Pusser's Landing lies 2.8 miles north-northeast of Coral Bay; it is six miles (ten kilometers) to the west-southwest of Road Town. Though they're broadly known for American food, this local spot is especially proud of their seafood and steak. <p>Yachters flock to this waterfront restaurant all day through in search of good food and drink where they can savor the freshly made delicacies like sandwiches, rotis, fish-and-chips, and pizzas. Pusser's Bar and Restaurant serves many exotic lip smacking delicacies and a variety of fine wine to lift your spirits.</p>

Dockside Bar & Grille

Downtown Road Town, Tortola | (284) 494-2771

Located near the middle of downtown Road Town, Dockside Bar & Grille is located at Village Cay Resort & Marina. Fresh fish from the Virgin Islands' coasts and American flavors get along famously at this chilled-out restaurant. <p>Dockside is an ope air restaurant with a view of the water.</p>

Captain Mulligans

Nanny Cay, Tortola | (284) 494-0602

Captain Mulligans is located close to downtown Road Town; it's 1.9 miles to the south west of Road Town. Not only do they have festive fare including American goodies, which yes, includes hamburgers, but we shouldn't forget they're also quite the favorite for salads. <p>The menu at Captain Mulligan's is typical of bar fare, with hot wings, burgers, and ribs, as well as sandwiches, salads, and a huge menu of alcoholic treats.</p>

American Restaurants
Name Location Island Type Phone Number
1748 3.8 mi. North-Northeast of Central Coral Bay Tortola American, Caribbean, International (284) 495-4252
Callwood's Restaurant & Bar 0.2 mi. West of Central Cane Garden Bay Tortola American, Caribbean --
Captain Mulligans 1.9 mi. South West of Downtown Road Town Tortola American (284) 494-0602
Dockside Bar & Grille Downtown Road Town Tortola American (284) 494-2771
Gertrudes Beach Bar Jost Van Dyke Jost Van Dyke American, Caribbean (284) 495-9104
Ginny's 0.3 mi. Northeast of Downtown Road Town Tortola American, Asian (284) 494-2333
Islands The British Virgin Islands None American, Caribbean (284) 494-7752
Jewel's Snack Shop 0.6 mi. West-Southwest of Central Great Harbour Jost Van Dyke American (284) 495-9286
Pusser's Landing 2.8 mi. North-Northeast of Central Coral Bay Frenchman's Cay American (284) 495-4554
Pusser's Marina Cay 3.2 mi. East-Northeast of Central Parham Town Marina Cay American (284) 495-4554
Rita's Restaurant Downtown Road Town Tortola American, Caribbean (284) 494-6165
Rosewood Little Dix Bay Beach Grill 0.7 mi. North of Central Spanish Town Virgin Gorda American, Caribbean (284) 495-5555

Similar Food

If you don't mind changing things up a bit, there are other categories to tackle, including restaurants like Corsairs Beach Bar & Restaurant, which serves Tex-Mex cuisine and Chez Bamboo, where they prepare scrumptious Cajun cuisine.

And you might also be interested in the mainstay dishes from some of these restaurants:

Restaurants with Similar Specialties
Restaurant Name Phone Specialty Location Island
The Pub (284) 494-2608 Hamburgers 0.7 mi. South of Downtown Road Town
Ivan's Stress Free Bar Restaurant (340) 513-1095 Barbecue 0.6 mi. West-Southwest of Central Great Harbour
Sand Box Restaurant (284) 495-9122 Barbecue 1.8 mi. Northeast of Central Santu Patia
Elm Beach Bar -- Barbecue 0.0 mi. West-Southwest of Central Cane Garden Bay
One Love Bar and Grill (284) 495-9829 Barbecue 0.6 mi. West of Central Great Harbour
The Cove (284) 340-3005 Hamburgers 0.6 mi. North of Central Santu Patia
Cool Breeze Bar & Restaurant (284) 440-0302 Barbecue Jost Van Dyke
Wendell's World (284) 495-9259 Hamburgers 0.0 mi. East of Central Great Harbour
Winston's Bakery (284) 494-2746 Comfort Food 2.1 mi. East-Northeast of Central Santu Patia
The Crawl Pub (800) 872-2392 Comfort Food 2.1 mi. East-Northeast of Central Santu Patia

Oftentimes, the best cuisines in the Virgin Islands are those that you decide upon spontaneously while walking around during the day. At the same time, that doesn't mean you can't have a concrete plan for some meals. To discover much more regarding the culinary options awaiting you, check out this page.


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