Sun Dog Cafe

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. The food here includes dishes that you would expect to find at a much more formal restaurant.


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. It is then topped with mango vinaigrette, chipolte barbecue sauce, and avocado crema.

Sun Dog Cafe is a popular café that happens to specialize in American cuisine. The formality of the menu and service to expect from this restaurant is very casual. The option to eat here is on the table during brunch, lunch, and dinner, so your family can try this restaurant almost any time the mood strikes.


Located in the courtyard of Mongoose Junction, dining takes place in an environment of native stone and mahogany with lush terraces. There are 10 tables with green umbrellas to keep you cool for an intimate and relaxed feel. There is also an open air bar overlooking the courtyard, where eclectic shops and galleries provide browsing and buying opportunities.


This restaurant is on the premises of Mongoose Junction, which is located in downtown Cruz Bay.

This section of St. John has various popular attractions, which makes this very active destination. Some of the closest options from their location include Cruz Bay Battery and Franklin Powell Park, both of which are only a short distance from the restaurant.

Something else to try besides the food this neighborhood is Cruz Bay Beach, a nearby beach, which is a suitable place to unwind after a meal.

Nearby Restaurants

For diners in the mood for a restaurant that has some similar kinds of food or a similar price range, there is no shortage of nearby dining spots to pick from, including North Shore Deli. Guests can find it less than a hundred yards to the east-northeast of this restaurant.

But then again, if you're looking for something a little different, this part of St. John provides an impressive selection of food and drink venues that will surely suit the tastes of nearly every kind of diner. For example, you might also enjoy Caribbean fare at Ocean Grill, which is less than a hundred yards away.

Credit Cards and Other Info

While you will be able to order a burger for $11, the majority of entrees will cost between $15 and $20(USD) each.

Sun Dog Cafe accepts all major credit cards.

The Sun Dog Cafe is open daily. On Monday through Saturday it is open from 11:00 am until 9:00 pm, while on Sunday their is a special brunch menu starting at 10:00 am, with the restaurant closing at 2:00 pm.

Contact Info

Location: North Shore Road, downtown Cruz Bay, St. John

Phone: (340) 693-8340

Secondary Phone: (340) 777-8612




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