Restaurant Options in Cruz Bay

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Cruz Bay is an extremely busy port and it works hard to keep up with the demands of all who visit. One of the most important of these demands is food. Dozens upon dozens up restaurants operate within the town limits, and although local fare prevails, the culinary horizons of the island have grown in recent years, providing a nice selection of international dining as well. Happy hour offerings along the Bay are plentiful and fun to experience, especially when the sun sets.

Caribbean and Local

High Tide

For guests who enjoy trying interesting new recipes that are characteristic of the areas they visit, Cruz Bay has quite a few truly local choices to choose from. Caribbean and International dishes are two of the popular options you'll find in the area. Be sure to remember that you'll be able to read further details for each one on the page by using the links.

High Tide can be found at Wharfside Landing and is a local bar and grill found in downtown Cruz Bay. Kick back and relax at High Tide Bar and Grill. You can grab some fresh seafood and a cold drink as you watch the sea, or watch the TV. If you have questions, call them at (340) 714-6169.

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Lime Inn offers several different specialties to try, including salads and sandwiches. Lime Inn's New England chowder, French onion soup and their Soup Du Jour, along with their Bermuda salad, and locally organic green salads are some of the best. Appetizers of bacon wrapped scallops, mussels meuinere, cracked conch, brie en croute and smoked fish dip are enjoyed by both locals and visitors. A selection of sandwiches include lobster rolls, limin cheesesteak, Cubans, crunchy chicken, local mahi and smash burgers are available for lunch as well as fresh Caribbean lobster, whole jerk snapper and a pound of crab legs.

North Shore Deli is located at Mongoose Junction and has a couple of cuisine options to choose from, including American and Caribbean. For a quick and fresh sandwich or other tasty treat, stop by North Shore Deli. You will receive fast and friendly service, and be able to enjoy your meal hassle free before you head back out for more shopping or a trip to the beach. You'll be able to find them at 507 Mongoose Junction, North Shore Road.

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Caribbean and Local Restaurants in Cruz Bay
Name Location Type Phone Number
1864 The Restaurant Downtown Cruz Bay Caribbean, International (340) 774-1864
De' Coal Pot Downtown Cruz Bay Caribbean (340) 714-2625
Extra Virgin Bistro Downtown Cruz Bay Caribbean (340) 715-1864
Hercules Pate Delight Downtown Cruz Bay Caribbean, International (340) 776-6352
High Tide Downtown Cruz Bay American, Caribbean (340) 714-6169
Inn at Tamarind Court Restaurant Downtown Cruz Bay Caribbean, International (340) 776-6378
Lime Inn Downtown Cruz Bay American, Caribbean (340) 779-4199
Margarita Phil's Downtown Cruz Bay Mexican (340) 693-8400
Morgan's Mango Restaurant Downtown Cruz Bay Caribbean, International (340) 693-8141
North Shore Deli 0.2 mi. Northeast of Downtown Cruz Bay American, Caribbean (340) 777-3061
Rhumb Lines Downtown Cruz Bay Caribbean, Pan Asian / Pacific Rim (340) 776-0303
The Longboard Downtown Cruz Bay American, Caribbean, Vegetarian (340) 715-2201

European and Asian

The Quiet Mon Pub

Visitors can choose between a number of European options nearby, though don't anticipate finding too many options for Asian food. Alongside Italian-style cuisine, you will be able to choose from eclectic and French options.

Luck Chops is a dinner option situated in downtown Cruz Bay. Lucky Chops brings casual, Asian-inspired cuisine to St. John. Enjoy dinner in the restaurant or wind down at the lounge for a drink and live music. They're at 5A Cruz Bay Quarter.

Another restaurant in the area to think about is Rhumb Lines. For a taste of tropical cuisine from around the world, stop into Rhumb Lines, where "tropical" is more than just Caribbean. This internationally themed restaurant will offer you tastes from Southeast Asia and the Polynesian, as well as the local favorites. Visitors can find them on King Street.

The Terrace Restaurant: One of the more elegant eateries on the island of St. John, this spot offers guests the opportunity to enjoy a fine dining experience as they sample items from a French-inspired menu and are served an expert and attentive waitstaff. You can find them on Bay Street.

A restaurant in the vicinity you might visit is The Quiet Mon Pub. Come hang with locals at this true Irish pub; this is the only spot on the island where you'll find draft beer on tap. Stop by for a few good drinks in a friendly atmosphere, as well as a lunch that is as delicious as it is comforting. Customers can contact them at (340) 779-4799.

Just below you can look through the 9 places cooking this type of food.

European and Asian Restaurants in Cruz Bay
Name Location Type Phone Number
Cafe Roma Downtown Cruz Bay Italian (340) 776-6524
Da Livio Ristorante Downtown Cruz Bay Italian (340) 779-8900
Little Olive Downtown Cruz Bay Greek, Mediterranean, Vegetarian (340) 998-5162
Luck Chops Downtown Cruz Bay Asian (340) 690-3868
Rhumb Lines Downtown Cruz Bay Caribbean, Pan Asian / Pacific Rim (340) 776-0303
Ronnie's Pizza & Mo Downtown Cruz Bay Italian (340) 693-7700
Sam & Jack's Deli 0.3 mi. Southeast of Downtown Cruz Bay Eclectic, Italian (340) 714-3354
The Quiet Mon Pub Downtown Cruz Bay Irish (340) 779-4799
The Terrace Restaurant Downtown Cruz Bay French (340) 779-8550

American

Caneel Beach Terrace

American cuisine is especially popular in Cruz Bay. For less adventuresome guests, there are 18 restaurants serving typical American meals.

Caneel Beach Bar & Grill is situated at Caneel Bay Resort and is a local bar and grill located within northern Cruz Bay. The whole family will find something they like at Caneel Beach Bar & Grill, which has a regular lunch and dinner menu, a sushi menu, a dessert menu, and a wine list. In addition to the great food, they've got the TVs going at all time showing the news or the current sporting event.

Sun Dog Cafe: The diverse menu is split into several sections that let guests choose from salads, tacos, rotis, gourmet handmade pizza, and plenty of seafood entrees. The Shrimp Vera Cruz, one of their more popular items, includes jumbo shrimp with a dash of blackening seasoning, rolled up in a flour tortilla with jack and cheddar cheeses. They are situated on North Shore Road.

Joe's Rum Hut is located at Wharfside Landing and has a couple of specialties to try, including appetizers and pizza. With one of the happiest hours on St. John, you'll find the drinks to be cool and refreshing. They are $3 from four to six, so you know that's the best time to stop in. You will find them on Strand Street.

Caneel Beach Terrace can be found at Caneel Bay Resort and has a couple of cuisines to choose from, including American and International. Operating hours vary according to season.

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American Restaurants in Cruz Bay
Name Location Phone Number
Caneel Beach Bar & Grill 1.0 mi. Northeast of Downtown Cruz Bay (340) 776-6111 ext. 334
Caneel Beach Terrace 1.0 mi. North-Northeast of Downtown Cruz Bay (340) 776-6111 ext. 334
Cruz Bay Landing Downtown Cruz Bay (340) 776-6908
Dog House Pub Downtown Cruz Bay (340) 777-3361
High Tide Downtown Cruz Bay (340) 714-6169
Joe's Rum Hut Downtown Cruz Bay (340) 775-5200
Lime Inn Downtown Cruz Bay (340) 779-4199
Mango Deli 0.7 mi. Southeast of Downtown Cruz Bay (340) 693-8000
North Shore Deli 0.2 mi. Northeast of Downtown Cruz Bay (340) 777-3061
Ocean 362 Downtown Cruz Bay (340) 776-0001
Snorkel's Bar & Grill 0.7 mi. Southeast of Downtown Cruz Bay (340) 693-8000
St. John Provisions Downtown Cruz Bay (340) 690-4131
Sun Dog Cafe Downtown Cruz Bay (340) 693-8340
The Beach Bar Downtown Cruz Bay (340) 777-4220
The Longboard Downtown Cruz Bay (340) 715-2201
The Tap Room Downtown Cruz Bay (340) 715-7775
Uncle Joe's Bar-B-Q Downtown Cruz Bay (340) 693-8806
Woody's Seafood Saloon Downtown Cruz Bay (340) 779-4625

Other Restaurants

Inn at Tamarind Court Restaurant

There are more locations that serve other types of meals in Cruz Bay.

Banana Deck is a local bar and grill found in downtown Cruz Bay. Salads, sandwiches, and burgers make up the bulk of the menu, and the appetizer menu, which includes hot wings, fried mozzarella, and conch fritters reminds you that you are indeed at a bar. Guests can find them at 3-FB.

Inn at Tamarind Court Restaurant is a pleasant restaurant in the area you might enjoy visiting. A quaint little eatery located in the courtyard of the hotel, this spot is often frequented by guests staying on-site and those considered to be "in the know." The restaurant has been voted as having the "Best Breakfast" and the "Best Creative Cuisine" on the island by Virgin Island Daily News, so you know it's good. If you want to be sure they're open , call them at (340) 776-6378.

La Tapa: The menu changes on a nightly basis in order to offer guests the freshest meals every time. Customers can contact them at (340) 693-7755.

Hungry guests should consider dining at Morgan's Mango Restaurant. The menu at Morgan's Mango features a melting pot of dishes inspired by Creole, African, Caribbean, East Indian, Chinese, Spanish, French, British, and Danish cuisine. The restaurant hosts exciting events and menu specials on certain nights. If you would like to call before making reservations, do so at (340) 693-8141.

Sam & Jack's Deli has a couple of cuisines to choose from, including eclectic and Italian. Specialty Sandwiches are available either hot or cold, or you can put together your own creation by mixing and matching any of their house-roasted meats, huge cheese selection and seemingly endless vegetables and house-made condiments. After a long day on the beach, stop by for a glass of their famous sangria, a cold beer, or the wine of the month while you peruse the grab'n'go dinners. If you want to be sure they're open , call them at (340) 714-3354.

The table down below will show you the 11 relevant options you will be able to see while in Cruz Bay.

Other Restaurants in Cruz Bay
Name Location Type Phone Number
1864 The Restaurant Downtown Cruz Bay Caribbean, International (340) 774-1864
Banana Deck Downtown Cruz Bay International (340) 693-5055
Bikinis on the Beach 0.7 mi. North-Northeast of Downtown Cruz Bay International (340) 779-2155
Hercules Pate Delight Downtown Cruz Bay Caribbean, International (340) 776-6352
Inn at Tamarind Court Restaurant Downtown Cruz Bay Caribbean, International (340) 776-6378
La Tapa Downtown Cruz Bay Contemporary, Mediterranean (340) 693-7755
Little Olive Downtown Cruz Bay Greek, Mediterranean, Vegetarian (340) 998-5162
Morgan's Mango Restaurant Downtown Cruz Bay Caribbean, International (340) 693-8141
Sam & Jack's Deli 0.3 mi. Southeast of Downtown Cruz Bay Eclectic, Italian (340) 714-3354
The Barefoot Cowboy Downtown Cruz Bay Tex-Mex (340) 228-5200
Turtle Bay Estate House 1.0 mi. Northeast of Downtown Cruz Bay Contemporary (340) 776-6111
 

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