Da Livio Ristorante

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As the place to be for authentic Italian Food on St. John, Da Livio Ristorante is a popular location for both visitors and locals, known for its flavorful sauces and delicious pizzas. Be careful while eating here though, you may forget you are in the Caribbean and be surprised that you can't see the Mediterranean when you exit.


You will be able to find all of your Italian favorites at Da Livio. Their pasta selection includes everything from basic spaghetti and meatballs to raviolis and pasta with truffle sauce. In addition, they have fourteen specialty pizzas, and five main meat dishes that include gourmet risotto and breaded veal.

Da Livio Ristorante is a popular bistro that happens to specialize in Italian cuisine. The setting here, as far as the style and level of formality, is informal. When's the best time to come? They're open for dinner only, so don't miss out.


Da Livio is located on the first floor of the Boutique Hotel, and is decorated in a modern style that is able to throwback to Italy thanks to the pictures on the wall and the delicious smells coming from the kitchen. In addition to the indoor seating, there is also an outdoor patio that is large enough to sit fifty people, though fills up fast during the lovely St. John evenings.


Positioned in the heart of downtown Cruz Bay, Da Livio Ristorante is on the premises of Cruz Bay Boutique Hotel.

Tourists can combine their dining experience with some excellent local sightseeing options by heading to one of the many attractions in the area, such as Franklin Powell Park.

One reason tourists can be found roaming the vicinity is Cruz Bay Beach, a beach where guests can work on their tans and work up their appetites.

Nearby Restaurants

If you and your group are seeking out another restaurant in the area with some similar kinds of food or a comparable price range, there are several nearby dining spots to consider, including Vista Mare. It's found about a hundred yards to the northwest of this restaurant.

But of course, if you're in the mood for a change of pace, this section of St. John provides an excellent list of restaurants, which offer everything from the familiar to the exotic. For instance, you might also consider trying American food at Lime Inn, which is less than a hundred yards away.

Hours and Other Info

The menu at Da Livio features three main price ranges. Pizzas range from $17 to $23, Pastas from $19 to $26, and meats and seafood from $35 to $45 per entree.

Da Livio is open daily from 5:30 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.

Contact Info

Location: King Street, downtown Cruz Bay, St. John

Phone: (340) 779-8900

Website: http://www.dalivio.it/

Email: reserve@dalivio.it


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