Latin American Cuisine on St. Croix

When the craving strikes for Latin American cuisine, don't pass up an opportunity to spoil yourself. Though not terribly plentiful, you can still find a few places in the Virgin Islands serving this kind of food.

From the informal ambiance and backdrop at Paradise St. Croix to the tasty dinner and lunch at El Flamboyant Restaurant, there's a menu suited for each guest and style of vacation.

Restaurants Map

Before your trip begins, you can get a taste for the small handful of Latin American restaurants you'll encounter during your getaway. Find the one that makes your mouth water and click its name to read the full article about its ambiance, specialties, and nearby things to do.

Paradise St. Croix

Frederiksted, St. Croix | (340) 692-2233

Located toward the center of Frederiksted, Paradise St. Croix is a popular choice for people who are going to be spending time seeing this town and areas nearby. You'd be lucky to find yourself in Frederiksted if your busy day calls for a satisfying serving of tapas. <p>This restaurant specializes in a tapas menu where you can find items like kabobs, crab cakes, and tacos. They also do pig roasts on Sundays and Prime Rib on Mondays.</p>

Villa Morales Restaurant

Frederiksted Southeast, St. Croix | (340) 772-0556

Villa Morales Restaurant is at 82 C Whim. It's 1.4 miles southeast of Frederiksted. As part of a menu decked with Latin American food, this local spot is particularly known for its barbecue and chicken. <p>Along with their regular menu, Villa Morales Restaurant features the following daily specials: Thursday - stew goat and barbecue spare ribs; Friday - roast pork, roast goat, boil fish and fungi; Saturday - roast pork, roast goat.</p> <p>When it comes time to quench your thirst, Villa Morales is known for J.T.'s Famous Mojitos.</p>

The West End Grill

Frederiksted, St. Croix | (340) 772-2160

Located near the center of Frederiksted, The West End Grill is a viable option for travelers thinking about visiting this town and the surrounding area. If the thought of Caribbean food coupled with Latin American makes you hungry, make it a goal to eat at this restaurant at some point during your vacation in the Virgin Islands.

El Flamboyant Restaurant

St. Croix | (340) 779-3285

Fresh seafood and Latin American fare make for a bold combo at this dining option.

Similar Food

Above the Cliff

Also worth considering if you really love Latin American food, you will find similar ingredients and influences at local places like these:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location
Luncheria (340) 773-4247 Mexican Downtown Christiansted
Above the Cliff (340) 718-1100 Tex-Mex 0.8 mi. East-Northeast of Central Cane Bay
Sharkey's Bait Stand (340) 719-9935 Tex-Mex 0.7 mi. East of Downtown Christiansted
Pirate's Tavern (340) 778-9650 Mexican Central St. Croix
Savant (340) 713-8666 Mexican 0.3 mi. East-Southeast of Downtown Christiansted
Coconuts St. Croix (340) 774-0099 Mexican 0.7 mi. North of Central Frederiksted

Oftentimes, the best kitchens, cafes, and dining rooms in the Virgin Islands are the ones you wind up near unexpectedly while walking around during the day. However, having a few interesting-sounding restaurants in your travel plans, might make sense for your travel preferences. To find out more details concerning the types of food awaiting you, check out this page.


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