Cruz Bay Restaurants

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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

Guests will have lots of opportunities to try out local flavors and dishes during their stay in Cruz Bay. Caribbean and International dishes are two of the more popular dining options found in the area. Be sure to remember that you can click on each link to read additional information.

High Tide is located at Wharfside Landing and has a couple of cuisine options to try, including American and Caribbean. 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. You can reach them at (340) 714-6169.

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Lime Inn has several different specialties to enjoy, including salads and sandwiches. For over 32 years, Lime Inn has been known for fresh seafood, delicious recipes and fantastic cocktails. If you want to call before making reservations, do so at (340) 779-4199.

North Shore Deli can be found at Mongoose Junction and offers a couple of cuisine options to try, including American and Caribbean. 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. They can be found at 507 Mongoose Junction, North Shore Road.

View the chart right below to get information on these kinds of choices in the area.

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

Guests will be able to choose between a number of European restaurants in the vicinity, though don't expect to find many options for Asian dining. Alongside Italian-style food, you'll be able to find eclectic and French restaurants.

Luck Chops is a local dinner option located 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. Visitors will find them at 5A Cruz Bay Quarter.

Hungry guests may enjoy dining at 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. The property can be found on King Street.

The Terrace Restaurant: High quality ingredients meet French preparation and combine to create the mouthwatering good menu at the Terrace. Start your meal with an impressive bouillabaisse, onion tartlette, or escargot before moving on to a salad with toppings you might never have imagined being paired together like the Duck and Arugala salad which is prepared with duck confit, toasted pistachios, foie gras, brioche croutons, and a pickled cherry vinaigrette. They're located on Bay Street.

A nice place you might want to try is The Quiet Mon Pub. The menu is a simple selection of offerings which include hot dogs, sloppy joes, and nachos. The drink menu includes Dark and Stormy, Painkiller, Quiet Mon Colada, QMP Blackout Punch, white and red wine and beer. The property is situated on Prince Street.

Learn more on similar types of places inside Cruz Bay by scrolling to the chart just below.

European and Asian Restaurants in Cruz Bay
Name Location Type Phone Number
Cafe Roma Downtown Cruz Bay Italian (340) 776-6524
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

Cruz Bay Landing

American food is especially easy to find in Cruz Bay. For less adventuresome travelers, there are 17 places offering characteristic American fare.

Sun Dog Cafe is situated at Mongoose Junction and has various different specialties to enjoy, including pizza and sandwiches. Relax carefree at Sun Dog Cafe, where the food is tasty and the mood casual. The casual atmosphere does not take away from the quality of offerings, however. They're located on North Shore Road.

Cruz Bay Landing: Located in a building that once housed JJ's Texas Coast Cafe, Cruz Bay Landing is easily accessed thanks to its location right near the ferry dock, and those who land on the island and head right to this spot won't be disappointed.

Just below you can look through the 17 places serving this type of cuisine.

American Restaurants in Cruz Bay
Name Location Phone Number
Cruz Bay Landing Downtown Cruz Bay (340) 776-6908
Dave & Jerry's Island Steakhouse Downtown Cruz Bay (717) 309-9614
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 some other restaurants that serve other types of meals in Cruz Bay.

Banana Deck is a bar and grill located within downtown Cruz Bay. Home to the famous "Big Deck Burger," this laid back bar and grill is a great place to kick back and relax. Watch the boats sail out on the water as you sip on a cold drink and enjoy a bite to eat from the extensive International menu. They're located at 3-FB.

Bikinis on the Beach has several different dishes to try, including desserts and salads. Bikinis on the Beach is the perfect place for a laid-back, island vibe and a delicious meal. Their beach location offers gorgeous views and cooling breezes. If you have questions, call them at (340) 779-2155.

Inn at Tamarind Court Restaurant offers a couple of cuisines to try, including Caribbean and International. Guests staying at the hotel enjoy a free continental breakfast of a fruit and biscuit plate for breakfast, while hot meals are available for a fee. In addition to biscuits and gravy, steak and eggs are also popular. Guests can reach them at (340) 776-6378.

La Tapa is a nice restaurant you could try. The menu changes on a nightly basis in order to offer guests the freshest meals every time. If you want to call in advance, do so at (340) 693-7755.

Morgan's Mango Restaurant is a local lunch and dinner option found within downtown Cruz Bay. Located on St. John, Morgan's Mango combines culinary creations with island history by having put together a menu that reflects each world nation that has played a role in making the U.S. Virgin Islands the territory it is today. If you are looking to call in advance, you can do so at (340) 693-8141.

Look through the collection below in order to view the relevant options that can be found within 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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