La Tapa

Photo Credit: © Sharon Johnson

An intimate setting that makes guests feel as though they are treasured friends dining in a private home, this place is charming on top of the fact that the food of unique and delicious.


The menu changes on a nightly basis in order to offer guests the freshest meals every time.

Among other options, the menu features tapas, and a variety of diverse flavors, including influences from both contemporary and Mediterranean cuisines. Guests celebrating a special occasion or planning a romantic date will love that this restaurant is considered to be of "fine dining" standards. This dining option is on the table during dinner only, so plan ahead to catch their brief service.


At once elegant and eclectic, guests may choose to dine indoors or out on the sidewalk. Live jazz provides an extra boost to the ambiance on Tuesdays.


La Tapa is located near the middle of downtown Cruz Bay.

Enjoy combining dining experience with some excellent local sightseeing possibilities by checking out one of the many interesting nearby attractions, such as Franklin Powell Park.

One reason tourists can be found roaming the vicinity is Cruz Bay Beach, the closest beach, where visitors can stop and truly take in the scenery.

Nearby Restaurants

If you're hoping to find another area restaurant that has similar types of food or a similar ambiance, there are at least a couple of nearby dining spots to choose between, including Ocean 362. It's located a quarter mile from La Tapa.

Of course, if you're looking for something a little different, this section of St. John features an excellent range of restaurant options that will be sure to suit the tastes of all types of diners. For example, you can also try American fare at Woody's Seafood Saloon, which is less than a hundred yards west.

Credit Cards and Other Info

La Tapa accepts these credit cards: Master Card and Visa.

Dinner is served daily from 5:30 to 10:00 p.m. during the height of tourist season (mid-December through end-March). They are closed from mid-August through October/November.

Contact Info

Location: Cruz Bay, St. John

Phone: (340) 693-7755




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