Tex-Mex Cuisine on St. Croix

If you're a big fan of Tex-Mex cuisine, don't miss a chance to indulge yourself. Though not incredibly abundant, you can still find a couple of places in the Virgin Islands specializing in this this type of food.

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With lots to try, from the very casual setting of Coconuts St. Croix to the dives whose family-made creations are worth daydreaming about, you're sure to locate a menu item that tempts your taste buds.

The following list allows you to scan and read details about the limited selection of Tex-Mex places that you may come across while vacationing nearby. For each restaurant, you can click its name to learn more about its hours, locale, and even nearby attractions.

Coconuts St. Croix

St. Croix | (340) 774-0099

Coconuts St. Croix is a logical choice worth considering if you are thinking about visiting this side of the island; it's 0.7 miles to the north of Frederiksted. Sure to please everyone, Coconuts St. Croix isn't just Tex-Mex cuisine and barbecue, but they're also known for hamburgers. You'll want to come to Coconuts on the Beach hungry to enjoy the hot and fresh meals on the menu as long as you can. With over forty different options, you will have to decide between the healthy wraps, famous burgers, and fresh seafood. However, most items do not stand a chance against the specialty Tex-Mex barbecue options.

Sharkey's Bait Stand

Christiansted, St. Croix | (340) 719-9935

Sharkey's Bait Stand is found along the eastern outskirts of Christiansted, near downtown Christiansted. For times that call for a laid-back atmosphere while grabbing a good plate of Tex-Mex food, take a look at this restaurant where the service and style is very relaxed. Don't expect anything fancy from Sharkey's, they serve up fired food like chicken tenders, mozzarella sticks, as well as hot dogs, grilled cheese, and hot wings. This sports bar is about having a good time with simple and tasty food. Of course, you will also find plenty of beer and other drinks to order.

Above the Cliff

Belvedere, St. Croix | (340) 718-1100

Above the Cliff

Located 0.8 miles east-northeast of Cane Bay, Above the Cliff is on North Shore Road. In case you're wondering, Christiansted is six and a half miles (11 kilometers) to the east-southeast. Tourists that are in the mood for barbecue will wholly enjoy eating here during a trip to Belvedere. Above the Cliff tempts customers with beer, liquor, and cocktails that will go great with the smoked meats and seafood that come fresh from the smoker and grille.

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For something different in the same ballpark, you're likely to enjoy similar offerings at local places like these:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location
The Spicy Grill (340) 778-6270 American Frederiksted, Western part of St. Croix
The Pink Spot (340) 778-7465 Creole 0.2 mi. South of Central Frederiksted
Pirate's Tavern (340) 778-9650 Mexican Central St. Croix
KFC Frederiksted -- American 0.2 mi. North of Central Frederiksted
Bernie's Restaurant & Cafe (340) 713-8390 American 1.8 mi. North of Central Frederiksted
Tavern 1844 (340) 773-1844 American Downtown Christiansted
Savant (340) 713-8666 Mexican 0.3 mi. East-Southeast of Downtown Christiansted
Cafe Fresco (340) 719-0126 American Downtown Christiansted
Paradise Cafe (340) 773-2985 American Downtown Christiansted
Deep End Bar & Grill (340) 718-7071 American 2.4 mi. East-Northeast of Central downtown Christiansted

Despite your dining plans, you may find the best restaurants in the Virgin Islands are those that you find suddenly while journeying to and from your hotel. However, noting the contact info for at least two restaurant possibilities in your agenda, means even your fall-back options are good ones. To discover even more concerning the types of food awaiting you, check out this page.


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