Sun Dog Cafe

Relax carefree at Sun Dog Cafe, where the food is tasty and the mood casual. The casualness does not take away from 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. However, some of their more popular entrees include their fish tacos and Shrimp Very Cruz, which is jumbo shrimp with a dash of blackening seasoning rolled up in a flour tortilla with jack and cheddar cheeses and topped with mango vinaigrette as well as chipolte barbecue sauce.

Sun Dog Cafe is a café where they proudly serve their take on American cuisine. One can expect the setting and food here to be very casual. The option to eat here is on the table during brunch, lunch, and dinner, allowing you and your group to enjoy this option at almost any meal.


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


This restaurant is a part of Mongoose Junction, which is situated in downtown Cruz Bay.

This part of St. John has various landmarks and attractions, all helping to comprise this vibrant area of town. Two of the closest visitor favorites from this establishment include Ivan Jadan Museum and Franklin Powell Park, both of which are within a reasonable driving distance of the the restaurant.

One experience awaiting explorers of the area near this restaurant is Cruz Bay Beach, a nearby beach, where you might nod off after a good meal or a long day.

Nearby Restaurants

If you and your party are seeking out another restaurant in the area that has some similar types of food and/or similar prices, there are quite a few nearby options to choose from, including North Shore Deli. It is located less than a hundred yards to the northeast of this restaurant.

However, if you want a change of pace, this region of St. John features a long list of restaurants choices that will suit the tastes of nearly every type of diner. For instance, you could also try Caribbean cuisine 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 American Express, Discover, Master Card and Visa.

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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