American Cuisine on St. Croix

During your visit to the Virgin Islands, expect to have the privilege of deciding between a variety of quick-service, sit-down, and fine dining establishments. Fans of American cuisine will definitely want to check out those restaurants that always feature it on the menu. Fortunately, there's more than enough restaurants within this cuisine alone.

With so much to try, from the very casual atmosphere at McDonald's Golden Rock to the intoxicating breakfast, dinner and lunch at IHOP Sunny Isles, there is a choice for every person in your party and every dining expectation.

Take a moment to read more about this full list of restaurants specializing in American food in the Virgin Islands. Click each option to see more important info about its ambiance, specialties, and nearby things to do.

Rhythms at Rainbow Beach

St. Croix | (340) 772-0002

Rhythms at Rainbow Beach

Rhythms at Rainbow Beach, which is part of Rainbow Beach, is a good option for guests thinking about visiting this part of the island; it is one and a quarter miles (two kilometers) to the north of Frederiksted. Not only is this restaurant famed for American cuisine and appetizers, but here they're also fawned-over for another favorite, family fare.

Rhythms provides ample seating at its main and side bars as well as tables and chairs on the deck to sample it's varied menu of foods and beverages. Besides the live entertainment and performances on their famous Rhythms Stage held every Sunday, they host the island's only "Cruise Ship Party" whenever a ship is in port at the nearby dock. Be sure to check out their monthly calendar for the music fests, including the annual Reef Jam enjoyed by children and adults.

Turtle's Deli

Frederiksted, St. Croix | (340) 772-3676

Turtle's Deli is situated just beyond the the center of Frederiksted. It's worth noting that within the genre of food with American flair, this visitor favorite boasts about their coffee and salads.

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Lunch at Turtle's is basic with corned beef on rye and “The Raven” which is turkey breast with bacon, tomato and melted cheddar cheese on French bread. Named after strenuous hill that challenges bikers, “The Beast” is hot roast beef with raw onions and melted Swiss cheese with horseradish and mayonnaise on garlic bread is the signature dish of the deli. Early risers stop by Turtle’s Deli for hot cinnamon buns and espresso.

Starlite Grille

East End, St. Croix | (877) 773-9700

Situated in East End, in the same vicinity as Cotton Valley, Starlite Grille is a part of Divi Carina Bay Resort & Casino, and is a logical choice for guests exploring this neighborhood. It is 6.4 miles east of Christiansted. Searching for a satisfying meal in a friendly, informal location? Check out the naturally relaxing atmosphere at this grill.

The Rok Dinner Menu offers healthy meals coked on a sizzling lava rock. They call their style "stone-aged cooking with a modern flare."

The Spicy Grill

Frederiksted, St. Croix | (340) 778-6270

Located near the heart of Frederiksted, The Spicy Grill is at 52 Golden Grove. Not only do they have festive fare including American goodies, which yes, includes barbecue, but here they're also good at chicken.

The Spicy Grill is particularly known for two famed barbecue sauces: the Creep Up and the Sneaky Twist.

Off the Wall

The North Shore, St. Croix | (340) 778-4771

Off the Wall

Off the Wall is located 0.0 miles east of Cane Bay, in the North Shore; it's 6.4 miles to the northeast of Frederiksted. Though they're broadly known for food with American flair, this potential favorite is especially proud of their pizza and sandwiches.

Off the Wall serves guests plenty of options of food. With over half a dozen specialty sandwiches like a Reuben and Black Forest Ham, hamburgers, pizzas (for which they make their own sauce), and calzones, diners are sure to find something tasty. Despite their popular menu though, Off the Wall is more well known for their many drinks, including beer and tropical cocktails, perfect for cooling off from the beach.

American Restaurants
Name Location Type Phone Number
Bernie's Restaurant & Cafe 1.8 mi. North of Central Frederiksted American, Caribbean (340) 713-8390
Cafe Fresco Downtown Christiansted American, Eclectic (340) 719-0126
Cheeseburgers in Paradise 2.8 mi. East of Central downtown Christiansted American (340) 773-1119
Deep End Bar & Grill 2.4 mi. East-Northeast of Central downtown Christiansted American, Caribbean (340) 718-7071
IHOP Sunny Isles Epworth, Central St. Croix American (340) 778-4467
KFC Christiansted Epworth, Central St. Croix American --
KFC Frederiksted 0.2 mi. North of Central Frederiksted American --
KFC Golden Rock 1.1 mi. West of Downtown Christiansted American --
Lost Dog Pub 0.1 mi. North-Northwest of Central Frederiksted American (340) 772-3526
McDonald's Golden Rock 1.2 mi. West of Downtown Christiansted American --
McDonald's Ville La Reine Central St. Croix American (340) 778-1300
Off the Wall 0.0 mi. East of Central Cane Bay American, International (340) 778-4771
Paradise Cafe Downtown Christiansted American, Continental (340) 773-2985
Pier 69 0.2 mi. North-Northwest of Central Frederiksted American (340) 772-0069
Rhythms at Rainbow Beach 1.3 mi. North of Central Frederiksted American, Caribbean (340) 772-0002
Seini's Golden Rail Cafe 0.5 mi. East of Downtown Christiansted American (340) 719-1989
Sharkey's Bait Stand 0.7 mi. East of Downtown Christiansted American, International, Tex-Mex (340) 719-9935
Shenanigans Downtown Christiansted American (340) 713-8110
Starlite Grille 1.2 mi. Southeast of Central Cotton Valley American, Caribbean, Fusion (877) 773-9700
Subway Carlton 0.8 mi. South-Southwest of Central Allandale American (340) 772-0048
Subway Golden Rock 1.2 mi. West of Downtown Christiansted American --
Tavern 1844 Downtown Christiansted American (340) 773-1844
The Mermaid 1.7 mi. East-Northeast of Downtown Christiansted American, International (340) 712-2100
The Spicy Grill Frederiksted, Western part of St. Croix American (340) 778-6270
Turtle's After Dark 0.2 mi. South-Southwest of Central Frederiksted American, Caribbean (340) 772-3936
Turtle's Deli 0.2 mi. South-Southwest of Central Frederiksted American (340) 772-3676
Wendy's Sunny Isle Epworth, Central St. Croix American (340) 778-5999
Zion Modern Kitchen Downtown Christiansted American (340) 773-9466

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Above the Cliff

If your heart's not set on this cuisine in particular, maybe you should explore related flavor profiles at restaurants like these:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location
La Reine Chicken Shack (340) 778-5717 Cajun Central St. Croix
Above the Cliff (340) 718-1100 Tex-Mex 0.8 mi. East-Northeast of Central Cane Bay
Paradise St. Croix (340) 692-2233 Creole 0.2 mi. South of Central Frederiksted
Blue Moon Cafe (340) 772-2222 Cajun 0.1 mi. Northwest of Central Frederiksted
Coconuts St. Croix (340) 774-0099 Tex-Mex 0.7 mi. North of Central Frederiksted
Kim's Restaurant (340) 773-3377 Cajun Downtown Christiansted

And you can sink your teeth into the signature offerings at places like those below:

Restaurants with Similar Specialties
Restaurant Name Phone Specialty Location
Angry Nates (340) 773-3600 Hamburgers Downtown Christiansted
Blue's Backyard BBQ -- Barbecue Central St. Croix
Mt. Pellier Domino Club (340) 713-9052 Barbecue 1.5 mi. North-Northwest of Central Allandale
Harbor Master Beach Club (340) 773-2035 Barbecue Downtown Christiansted
Eat @ Cane Bay (340) 718-0360 Hamburgers 0.2 mi. South of Central Cane Bay
The Courtyard Restaurant -- Family Fare Downtown Christiansted
Villa Morales Restaurant (340) 772-0556 Barbecue 1.4 mi. Southeast of Central Frederiksted
Beach Side Cafe (340) 772-1266 Comfort Food 0.7 mi. South-Southwest of Central Frederiksted
Spratnet Beach Bar (340) 719-8485 Barbecue 1.2 mi. South West of Central Cane Bay
Chocolate BBQ -- Barbecue Central St. Croix

Despite your dining plans, you may find the best restaurants in the Virgin Islands are the ones that you stumble upon during your daytime travels. But of course, you can't go wrong when you have a handful of favorites in mind. To discover even more about the kinds of food waiting for you, check out this page.


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