Shambles Island Bar & Grill

David Baysden, former owner of Driftwood David's, brings Shambles Island Bar and Grill to the St. John area. Featuring ingredients from his very own hydroponic farm Living Roots and a vibrant, colorful location, guests can enjoy delicious and fresh cuisine here.


This open air restaurant features cool breezes, vibrant architecture, and ice cold beverages. There is also a small interior dining space for those who want to escape the sun. By utilizing their own farm, they reduce their carbon foot print - all lettuce, herbs, and other fresh ingredients are grown on Living Roots. They also use paper straws, recyclable plastics, and veggie-based to go containers.

Breakfast features items such as eggs, grits, wraps, and even delicious avocado toast. You can grab some lunch to share, which includes wings, smoked salmon dip, or even crab cakes. An array of sandwiches and other lunch plates are sure to satisfy your cravings. Vegans can enjoy the black bean burger served with red pepper aioli. Pulled pork, corvina fish sandwich, and quinoa falafel wraps are just a few other mouthwatering items.

There is a large bar with swing seating, making your experience even more entertaining, though regular stools are also available.

Shambles Island Bar & Grill is a bar and grill that offers Caribbean and vegan cuisines, as well as sandwiches. Anticipate and dress for a dining experience that is informal. This location serves food for both breakfast and lunch, so make time to stop by.


Shambles Island Bar & Grill is located on the island of St. John, 1.6 miles east-northeast of downtown Cruz Bay; it is 1.4 miles to the east-northeast of Cruz Bay.

Travelers can combine their dining experience with some local sightseeing options by patronizing one of the region's many attractions, including Rebellion Gut.

One reason tourists are spotted roaming the vicinity is Hawksnest Bay, a nearby beach, which is a suitable place to unwind after a meal.

Nearby Restaurants

If you and your group are looking to find another area restaurant with similar types of food and/or a similar price range, there is no lack of nearby places to consider, including The Tap Room. It is located a mile and a half from Shambles Island Bar & Grill.

Of course, if you want something a little different, this section of St. John boasts a wide range of restaurants, where you'll find many different cuisine styles and flavors. For example, you can try International fare at Bikinis on the Beach, which is just steps from the beach.

Hours and Other Info

Happy hour is between 3 - 6 p.m.

Contact Info

Location: Centerline Road, St. John

Phone: (678) 877-4678




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