North Shore Deli

For a quick and fresh sandwich or other tasty treat, stop by this new deli at the same location where Deli Grotto was in business for many years. You will receive fast and friendly service, and be able to enjoy your meal hassle free quickly before you head back out for more shopping or a trip to the beach.


From fresh baked bread and quality meats slow-roasted in house to tasty desserts and wonderful sweets, the deli has a large variety of items for you to choose from. In addition to a large menu of different sandwiches, you will find pizzas, bagels, muffins, cakes, specialty drinks and many other delicious options.

North Shore Deli is a delicatessen that offers American and Caribbean cuisines, as well as sandwiches. Most guests consider the level of formality and service here to be very casual. When's the best time to come? They're open for both breakfast and lunch, so make time to stop by.


In typical deli fashion, Deli Grotto features a huge deli case featuring all of their offerings, allowing you to choose fresh items to place on your plate.


Located in Cruz Bay, a quarter mile northeast of downtown Cruz Bay, North Shore Deli is located at Mongoose Junction.

This section of St. John has many popular attractions, making this a vivacious area of town. Some of the closest landmark sites from the restaurant include Ivan Jadan Museum and Franklin Powell Park, both of which are within a reasonable driving distance of the North Shore Deli.

One reason tourists can be found roaming the area near this location is Cruz Bay Beach, a beach where you could either work up your appetite, or wind down after a meal.

Nearby Restaurants

For those trying to find another restaurant in the area with some similar menu items or a similar ambiance, there is no shortage of nearby places to consider, including Sun Dog Cafe. It is located less than a hundred yards to the south west of this restaurant.

But then again, if you want a change of pace, this section of St. John features a wide range of food and beverage venues that will surely suit the tastes of nearly every type of diner. For instance, you can try Caribbean food at Ocean Grill, which is less than a hundred yards south west.

Hours and Other Info

The deli has a diverse menu, but its signature sandwiches generally cost between $8 and $10.

On Monday through Friday Deli Grotto is open from 7:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m. During the weekend they open an hour later at 8:00 a.m. and close at 6:00 p.m. on Saturday and 3:00 p.m. on Sunday.

Contact Info

Location: 507 Mongoose Junction, North Shore Road, Cruz Bay, St. John

Phone: (340) 777-3061



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