St. John Restaurants

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The lush island of St. John is well-loved for its quiet atmosphere, but you don't have to do without during your stay. Numerous restaurants are available throughout the island, especially in Cruz Bay. Favored dining establishments tend to be set right on the bay and feature open air dining rooms, while if you head to Coral Bay you'll encounter a collection of casual pub-style eateries that cater to the ex-pats that call the small town home. The best thing about dining here is that most of the eateries are locally owned, so you'll enjoy something new at every turn.

Caribbean and Local

High Tide

For vacationers who enjoy finding unusual new flavors that are special to the region they're visiting, St. John has an impressive range of truly local choices to pick from. Caribbean and American dishes are two of the choices found on the island. Remember that you'll be able to read more information for each one on the page by clicking on them.

High Tide is located at Wharfside Landing and is a local lunch and dinner option found within downtown Cruz Bay. Kick back and relax at High Tide Bar and Grill. You can grab some fresh seafood and a cold drink as you watch the sea, or watch the TV. You can call them at (340) 714-6169.

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Lime Inn offers several different specialties to choose from, including salads and sandwiches. Lime Inn's New England chowder, French onion soup and their Soup Du Jour, along with their Bermuda salad, and locally organic green salads are some of the best. Appetizers of bacon wrapped scallops, mussels meuinere, cracked conch, brie en croute and smoked fish dip are enjoyed by both locals and visitors. A selection of sandwiches include lobster rolls, limin cheesesteak, Cubans, crunchy chicken, local mahi and smash burgers are available for lunch as well as fresh Caribbean lobster, whole jerk snapper and a pound of crab legs.

North Shore Deli: For a quick and fresh sandwich or other tasty treat, stop by North Shore Deli. You will receive fast and friendly service, and be able to enjoy your meal hassle free before you head back out for more shopping or a trip to the beach. The property is located at 507 Mongoose Junction, North Shore Road.

Just below you can look through the 20 restaurants cooking this flavor.

Caribbean and Local Restaurants on St. John
Name Location Type Phone Number
Aqua Bistro Coral Bay, Central St. John Caribbean, International (340) 776-5336
Cafe Concordia 2.4 mi. South of Central Coral Bay American, Caribbean --
Chateau Bordeaux Restaurant Central St. John Caribbean (340) 776-6611
Coral Bay Caribbean Oasis Coral Bay, Central St. John Caribbean, Soul Food, Vegetarian (340) 774-1030
Extra Virgin Bistro Downtown Cruz Bay Caribbean (340) 715-1864
Hercules Pate Delight Downtown Cruz Bay Caribbean, International (340) 776-6352
High Tide Downtown Cruz Bay American, Caribbean (340) 714-6169
Indigo Grill 0.2 mi. Northeast of Central Coral Bay Caribbean (340) 774-4433
Inn at Tamarind Court Restaurant Downtown Cruz Bay Caribbean, International (340) 776-6378
Lime Inn Downtown Cruz Bay American, Caribbean (340) 779-4199
Lime Out VI 2.6 mi. East of Central Coral Bay Caribbean, Mexican (340) 643-5333
Margarita Phil's Downtown Cruz Bay Mexican (340) 693-8400
Miss Lucy's Restaurant 1.8 mi. Southeast of Central Coral Bay Caribbean (340) 693-5244
Morgan's Mango Restaurant Downtown Cruz Bay Caribbean, International (340) 693-8141
North Shore Deli 0.2 mi. Northeast of Downtown Cruz Bay American, Caribbean (340) 777-3061
Rhumb Lines Downtown Cruz Bay Caribbean, Pan Asian / Pacific Rim (340) 776-0303
Shipwreck Landing Restaurant & Bar Central St. John American, Caribbean (340) 693-5640
Skipper's Brit Pub Coral Bay, Central St. John British, Caribbean (340) 777-4653
T'ree Lizards Restaurant 3.0 mi. Northeast of Central downtown Cruz Bay American, Caribbean (340) 776-6330
The Longboard Downtown Cruz Bay American, Caribbean, Vegetarian (340) 715-2201

European and Asian

The Quiet Mon Pub

If you are looking to find some European fare, you will find several different options to choose from in the area. In addition to Italian-style cuisine, you can also find eclectic and French restaurants.

Luck Chops is a dinner possibility found within downtown Cruz Bay. Lucky Chops brings casual, Asian-inspired cuisine to St. John. Enjoy dinner in the restaurant or wind down at the lounge for a drink and live music. Guests can find them at 5A Cruz Bay Quarter.

Skipper's Brit Pub offers various different specialties to try, including comfort food and home cooking. Formerly known as Sweet Plantains, Skipper's Brit Pub is new and improved! Still in the same location, Skipper's specializes in authentic British pub food and one of the biggest and best selections of beer and rum in the Caribbean. The property can be found at 16119 Little Plantation.

Rhumb Lines: While the dishes may be from different parts of the globe, most involve seafood grilled with flavorful spices and prepared in traditional methods. However, you will also be presented with a number of pork, beef, and chicken options, often cooked with noodles or rice. Visitors will be able to find them on King Street.

The Terrace Restaurant is a restaurant in the vicinity worth thinking about. High quality ingredients meet French preparation and combine to create the mouthwatering good menu at the Terrace. Start your meal with an impressive bouillabaisse, onion tartlette, or escargot before moving on to a salad with toppings you might never have imagined being paired together like the Duck and Arugala salad which is prepared with duck confit, toasted pistachios, foie gras, brioche croutons, and a pickled cherry vinaigrette. Find them on Bay Street.

Take some time and go through the chart just below if you want to view the relevant possibilities that you will be able to find inside St. John.

European and Asian Restaurants on St. John
Name Location Type Phone Number
Cafe Roma Downtown Cruz Bay Italian (340) 776-6524
Da Livio Ristorante Downtown Cruz Bay Italian (340) 779-8900
Luck Chops Downtown Cruz Bay Asian (340) 690-3868
Rhumb Lines Downtown Cruz Bay Caribbean, Pan Asian / Pacific Rim (340) 776-0303
Ronnie's Pizza & Mo Downtown Cruz Bay Italian (340) 693-7700
Sam & Jack's Deli 0.3 mi. Southeast of Downtown Cruz Bay Eclectic, Italian (340) 714-3354
Skipper's Brit Pub Coral Bay, Central St. John British, Caribbean (340) 777-4653
The Quiet Mon Pub Downtown Cruz Bay Irish (340) 779-4799
The Terrace Restaurant Downtown Cruz Bay French (340) 779-8550
Wok on the Beach Coral Bay, Central St. John Asian, Asian Fusion, Pan Asian / Pacific Rim (340) 693-3313

American

Caneel Beach Terrace

American fare is a tremendously popular choice on St. John. For less adventuresome diners, there are 21 places serving familiar American dishes.

Caneel Beach Bar & Grill is located at Caneel Bay Resort and is a local lunch and dinner option Caneel Bay, in western St. John. Sushi and sashimi, sandwiches, burgers, and other international eats will fill you up, while the desserts will treat you.

Full Moon Cafe has several different dishes to choose from, including coffee and desserts. Along with being a cafe that serves traditional coffees, teas, and snacks, Full Moon Art Gallery also exhibits art from over 50 local residents. Visitors will be able to find them at 13 Estate Carolina Suite 1-4.

Pickles in Paradise is a nearby dining venue that's worth considering. A combination bar, restaurant, deli, and all around fun spot, Pickles in Paradise is known for their laid back style and delicious sandwiches. Without a doubt, this is the place to stop when you're visiting Coral Bay. If you have questions, try calling them at (340) 693-5140.

Skinny Legs is a burger *specialty joint found within Coral Bay, St. John. Located in Coral Bay on the island of St. John, Skinny Legs is a self-proclaimed "fun and funky" bar and restaurant. Known for its delicious grilled burgers and affordable prices, Skinny Legs is the optimal choice when you want to kick back and enjoy a good meal and some mingling with the locals. Visitors can find them at 9901 Estate Emmaus.

Use the collection right below to find more detailed information on related choices within the area.

American Restaurants on St. John
Name Location Phone Number
Cafe Concordia 2.4 mi. South of Central Coral Bay --
Caneel Beach Bar & Grill 1.0 mi. Northeast of Downtown Cruz Bay (340) 776-6111 ext. 334
Caneel Beach Terrace 1.0 mi. North-Northeast of Downtown Cruz Bay (340) 776-6111 ext. 334
Cruz Bay Landing Downtown Cruz Bay (340) 776-6908
Full Moon Cafe Coral Bay, Central St. John (340) 774-9033
High Tide Downtown Cruz Bay (340) 714-6169
Joe's Rum Hut Downtown Cruz Bay (340) 775-5200
Lime Inn Downtown Cruz Bay (340) 779-4199
Mango Deli 0.7 mi. Southeast of Downtown Cruz Bay (340) 693-8000
North Shore Deli 0.2 mi. Northeast of Downtown Cruz Bay (340) 777-3061
Ocean 362 Downtown Cruz Bay (340) 776-0001
Pickles in Paradise Coral Bay, Central St. John (340) 693-5140
Shipwreck Landing Restaurant & Bar Central St. John (340) 693-5640
Skinny Legs 0.2 mi. East of Central Coral Bay (340) 779-4982
Snorkel's Bar & Grill 0.7 mi. Southeast of Downtown Cruz Bay (340) 693-8000
Sun Dog Cafe Downtown Cruz Bay (340) 693-8340
T'ree Lizards Restaurant 3.0 mi. Northeast of Central downtown Cruz Bay (340) 776-6330
The Beach Bar Downtown Cruz Bay (340) 777-4220
The Longboard Downtown Cruz Bay (340) 715-2201
Uncle Joe's Bar-B-Q Downtown Cruz Bay (340) 693-8806
Woody's Seafood Saloon Downtown Cruz Bay (340) 779-4625

Other Restaurants

Aqua Bistro

There are plenty of locations that serve other types of food on St. John.

Banana Deck is a local burger *specialty spot located within downtown Cruz Bay. Home to the famous "Big Deck Burger," this laid back bar and grill is a great place to kick back and relax. Watch the boats sail out on the water as you sip on a cold drink and enjoy a bite to eat from the extensive International menu. Visitors will find them at 3-FB.

Aqua Bistro is a nice nearby dining venue that's worthy of consideration. The large, eclectic menu at Aqua Bistro includes a little of everything. Whether you are in the mood for grilled steak or fish, chicken parmesean or alfredo, Mahi-Mahi or Grouper, there is sure to be something that you will enjoy. You can contact them at (340) 776-5336.

Inn at Tamarind Court Restaurant offers a couple of cuisine options to try, including Caribbean and International. A quaint little eatery located in the courtyard of the hotel, this spot is often frequented by guests staying on-site and those considered to be "in the know." The restaurant has been voted as having the "Best Breakfast" and the "Best Creative Cuisine" on the island by Virgin Island Daily News, so you know it's good.

A restaurant in the vicinity you might like is La Tapa. An intimate setting that makes guests feel as though they are treasured friends dining in a private home, this place is charming on top of the fact that the food of unique and delicious. If you have questions and want to call before making reservations, do so at (340) 693-7755.

Morgan's Mango Restaurant offers a couple of cuisine options to choose from, including Caribbean and International. The menu at Morgan's Mango features a melting pot of dishes inspired by Creole, African, Caribbean, East Indian, Chinese, Spanish, French, British, and Danish cuisine. The restaurant hosts exciting events and menu specials on certain nights.

The chart down below collects all 10 different possibilities you will be able to see while on St. John.

Other Restaurants on St. John
Name Location Type Phone Number
Aqua Bistro Coral Bay, Central St. John Caribbean, International (340) 776-5336
Banana Deck Downtown Cruz Bay International (340) 693-5055
Coral Bay Caribbean Oasis Coral Bay, Central St. John Caribbean, Soul Food, Vegetarian (340) 774-1030
Hercules Pate Delight Downtown Cruz Bay Caribbean, International (340) 776-6352
Inn at Tamarind Court Restaurant Downtown Cruz Bay Caribbean, International (340) 776-6378
La Tapa Downtown Cruz Bay Contemporary, Mediterranean (340) 693-7755
Morgan's Mango Restaurant Downtown Cruz Bay Caribbean, International (340) 693-8141
Sam & Jack's Deli 0.3 mi. Southeast of Downtown Cruz Bay Eclectic, Italian (340) 714-3354
The Barefoot Cowboy Downtown Cruz Bay Tex-Mex (340) 228-5200
Turtle Bay Estate House 1.0 mi. Northeast of Downtown Cruz Bay Contemporary (340) 776-6111
 

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