Cajun Cuisine on St. Croix

If you can't get enough Cajun cuisine, you might have a chance to satisfy your hunger. Even though you may find your options somewhat limited, there are a couple of places in the Virgin Islands where you can sample some.

Restaurants Map

From the pleasant, informal atmosphere beloved by diners at Blue Moon Cafe to the simple cafes where drinks are every bit as important as the food, you're sure to locate a menu item that tempts your taste buds.

Use the list below to browse the small set of popular Cajun eateries you'll encounter during your vacation. See one that catches your eye? Click its name to find out more about its location, style, and more.

Blue Moon Cafe

Frederiksted, St. Croix | (340) 772-2222

Blue Moon Cafe is situated in the heart of Frederiksted. Since this is a casual style of restaurant, it's perfect for lazy days on the town. Old favorites with a twist are what you'll find on the menu at the Blue Moon Cafe. Examples include pina colada pancakes and Thai sesame slaw.

La Reine Chicken Shack

St. Croix | (340) 778-5717

La Reine Chicken Shack lies 3.8 miles southeast of Cane Bay; it is 4.9 miles to the west of Christiansted. When it comes to specialty Cajun cuisine, this possible dining pick eagerly offers their barbecue and chicken. You should come hungry to La Reine Chicken Shack, as the slow roasted chicken and pig are sure to have you wanting more. Using local techniques and flavors, Chicken La Reine has been serving their barbecued meats and fresh fish to locals and visitors alike since 2002. However, today the also offer some more excitement with regular Latin and Soca music playing on the weekends for patrons to dance to.

Kim's Restaurant

Downtown Christiansted, St. Croix | (340) 773-3377

Kim's Restaurant is found within downtown Christiansted, in the heart of Christiansted. Fabulously fresh fish and Cajun food both describe the best dishes at this place. Kim's Restaurant serves local cuisine that resembles a mix of American, Caribbean, and Cajun food, of which the result is hearty, flavorful dishes like chicken and conch pastas and fresh fish seasoned in spicy sauces.

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Above the Cliff

If your heart's not set on this cuisine in particular, you may enjoy the distinct yet similar flavor profiles at restaurants like the following:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location
McDonald's Ville La Reine (340) 778-1300 American Central St. Croix
McDonald's Golden Rock -- American 1.2 mi. West of Downtown Christiansted
Paradise Cafe (340) 773-2985 American Downtown Christiansted
The Pink Spot (340) 778-7465 Creole 0.2 mi. South of Central Frederiksted
Subway Carlton (340) 772-0048 American 0.8 mi. South-Southwest of Central Allandale
Above the Cliff (340) 718-1100 Tex-Mex 0.8 mi. East-Northeast of Central Cane Bay
Seini's Golden Rail Cafe (340) 719-1989 American 0.5 mi. East of Downtown Christiansted
KFC Golden Rock -- American 1.1 mi. West of Downtown Christiansted
Off the Wall (340) 778-4771 American 0.0 mi. East of Central Cane Bay
KFC Frederiksted -- American 0.2 mi. North of Central Frederiksted

Oftentimes, the best cuisines in the Virgin Islands are those that you find unexpectedly while walking the streets near your hotel. However, writing down at least a couple delicious-sounding restaurants on the list, is recommended no matter the size of your group. To find out more information concerning the dining options waiting for you, check out this page.


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