Italian Cuisine on St. John

During your travels through the Virgin Islands, you'll encounter a variety of choices with regards to dining. If you have a taste for Italian food in particular, then you should pay attention to the restaurants where it's always on the menu. When hunger strikes, you'll find there's an incredible amount of choices for food prepared in this style.

With so much to try, from the very casual setting of Domino's Tutu Park Mall to the lovely brunch, dinner and lunch at Pesce, there is something to suit each and every guest and any style of vacation desired.

Below, you can get a taste for the rather large selection of restaurants serving Italian cuisine available. Find one that whets your appetite and click its name to view more information about its ambiance, food, and what's located nearby.

Da Livio Ristorante

Downtown Cruz Bay, St. John | (340) 779-8900

Da Livio Ristorante

Da Livio Ristorante, which is on the premises of Cruz Bay Boutique Hotel, is found within downtown Cruz Bay, near the heart of Cruz Bay. While more generally known for Italian-inspired cuisine, this potential favorite is particularly known for its pasta and pizza. You will be able to find all of your Italian favorites at Da Livio. Their pasta selection includes everything from basic spaghetti and meatballs to raviolis and pasta with truffle sauce. In addition, they have fourteen specialty pizzas, and five main meat dishes that include gourmet risotto and breaded veal.

Pesce

Red Hook, St. Thomas | (340) 714-7874

Pesce, part of American Yacht Harbor, is found near the center of Red Hook. Speaking of delicious, specialty Italian food, this visitor favorite is especially proud of their pasta and pizza. At Pesce you will be presented with the option of choosing between salads, steak, chicken, and gourmet pasta options. All of the entrees are prepared with fresh ingredients and rich spices, so you can be sure that all of them tastes good.

Cafe Roma

Downtown Cruz Bay, St. John | (340) 776-6524

Cafe Roma

Cafe Roma is found within downtown Cruz Bay, in the heart of Cruz Bay. Tourists that are compelled to eat pasta will especially love eating here during a trip to downtown Cruz Bay. The restaurant is located in a brightly painted blue, red, and green building with a covered terrace on the bottom floor. Dining is casual.

Café Amici

Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas | (340) 714-7704

Situated near the middle of downtown Charlotte Amalie, Café Amici is located at A.H. Riise, and is a logical selection for vacationers thinking about spending some time visiting this neighborhood. Although some delight in the general selection of food with Italian flair, this place likes to suggest its pasta and pizza. The gourmet pizzas at Café Amici are made with whole wheat crust and fired in a stone oven. Sandwiches, salads, soups, and pastas are also available.

ZoZo's Ristorante

Cruz Bay, St. John | (340) 693-9200

ZoZo's Ristorante

ZoZo's Ristorante, which is part of Caneel Bay Resort, is located in the northeastern outskirts of Cruz Bay, close to downtown Cruz Bay. Pleasantly surprising, this dining destination is not just Italian food and appetizers, but they're also quite the favorite for pasta. ZoZo's offers traditional Italian dining. There, it is common for diners to eat an appetizer followed by a small pasta dish, and finally a plate of the main meal which is of either fish or meat. All the food -- including the pasta -- is made fresh daily. Guests should also be aware that in order to utilize fresh ingredients, the base menu changes about four to five times a year. Currently, some of the guest favorites include osso buco and pistachio crusted mahi mahi.

Italian Restaurants
Name Location Island Type Phone Number
Cafe Roma Downtown Cruz Bay St. John Italian (340) 776-6524
Café Amici 0.2 mi. West of Central Charlotte Amalie St. Thomas Italian (340) 714-7704
Coconuts Charlotte Amalie 0.4 mi. West of Central Charlotte Amalie St. Thomas Italian --
Da Livio Ristorante Downtown Cruz Bay St. John Italian (340) 779-8900
Domino's Nisky Center 1.6 mi. West of Central Charlotte Amalie St. Thomas Italian (340) 776-3030
Domino's Tutu Park Mall 0.9 mi. West of Central Charlotte Amalie St. Thomas Italian (340) 775-3400
Dorothy's Pizzeria Restaurant & Bar 0.3 mi. West of Central Charlotte Amalie St. Thomas Italian (340) 714-1313
Pesce 1.6 mi. East of Central Maroon Town St. Thomas Italian (340) 714-7874
Pie Whole 0.9 mi. West of Central Charlotte Amalie St. Thomas Italian (340) 642-5074
Pizza Hut Veteran's Drive 0.9 mi. West of Central Charlotte Amalie St. Thomas Italian (340) 774-2291
Pizza Hut Wheatley Center 0.9 mi. East of Central Charlotte Amalie St. Thomas Italian (340) 774-7975
Pizzeria Amore 0.3 mi. West of Central Charlotte Amalie St. Thomas Italian (340) 774-2822
Pizzeria on St. John St. John St. John Italian (340) 693-7700
Ronnie's Pizza & Mo Downtown Cruz Bay St. John Italian (340) 693-7700
Sam & Jack's Deli 0.3 mi. Southeast of Downtown Cruz Bay St. John Eclectic, Italian (340) 714-3354
Senor Pizza 1.7 mi. East of Central Maroon Town St. Thomas Italian (340) 775-3030
Vinnie's Pizza & Pasta 0.3 mi. West of Central Charlotte Amalie St. Thomas American, Italian (340) 778-4664
Virgilio's Restaurant 0.4 mi. West of Central Charlotte Amalie St. Thomas Italian (340) 776-4920
Vista Mare Downtown Cruz Bay St. John Italian --
ZoZo's Ristorante 1.0 mi. Northeast of Downtown Cruz Bay St. John Italian (340) 693-9200

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The Quiet Mon Pub

If your heart's not set on this cuisine in particular, there are more options from this same flavor palette at restaurants like the following:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location Island
The Quiet Mon Pub (340) 779-4799 Irish Downtown Cruz Bay St. John
Room with a View (340) 774-2377 Greek 0.2 mi. East of Central Charlotte Amalie St. Thomas
Alexander's Bella Blu (340) 774-4349 European 0.9 mi. West of Central Charlotte Amalie St. Thomas
Amalia Cafe (340) 714-7373 Spanish 0.4 mi. West of Central Charlotte Amalie St. Thomas
Tavern On The Waterfront (340) 776-4328 European 0.3 mi. Northwest of Central Charlotte Amalie St. Thomas
Epernay (340) 774-5348 French 0.9 mi. West of Central Charlotte Amalie St. Thomas
Schnitzel Haus (340) 776-7198 German 0.9 mi. West of Central Charlotte Amalie St. Thomas
The Terrace Restaurant (340) 779-8550 French Downtown Cruz Bay St. John
La Tapa (340) 693-7755 Mediterranean Downtown Cruz Bay St. John
Sangria's Beachside Bistro (340) 714-7874 Mediterranean 0.8 mi. Southeast of Central Red Hook St. Thomas

Plus, taste more of the same with the featured dishes found at restaurants like these:

Restaurants with Similar Specialties
Restaurant Name Phone Specialty Location Island
Mimi's Seaside Bistro (340) 775-2081 Pasta 2.8 mi. Southeast of Central Charlotte Amalie
Rum Shandy (340) 775-7861 Pizza 0.9 mi. West of Central Charlotte Amalie
Magens Bay Cafe & Pizzeria -- Pizza 0.9 mi. West of Central Charlotte Amalie
Joe's Rum Hut (340) 775-5200 Pizza Downtown Cruz Bay
Lime Inn (340) 779-4199 Pasta Downtown Cruz Bay
Island Time Pub (340) 774-2929 Pizza 1.6 mi. East of Central Maroon Town
Sun Dog Cafe (340) 693-8340 Pizza Downtown Cruz Bay
North Side Bistro & Brewery (340) 775-5098 Pasta 2.2 mi. Northwest of Central Charlotte Amalie
Cruz Bay Deli and Pizzeria -- Pizza Downtown Cruz Bay
Caribbean Steakhouse & Saloon (340) 775-7060 Pasta 1.6 mi. East of Central Maroon Town

Guests often find that the best culinary offerings in the Virgin Islands are the ones you decide upon spontaneously as you're out doing activities and seeing attractions. However, noting the contact info for at least two places on a checklist, is encouraged even for flexible travelers. To learn more regarding the types of food available to you, check out this page.

 

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