Mexican Cuisine on St. Thomas

If, on your travels, you know you're going to want some Mexican cuisine, you might have an opportunity to satisfy your hunger. Though not terribly plentiful, there are a couple of locations in the Virgin Islands serving this type of food.

With everything from the very casual locale of Taco Hell to the ridiculously good dinner and lunch at Greengos Caribbean Catina, you might come across a dish worth sending a postcard about.

The list below allows you to get more details about the few Mexican eateries you could try while vacationing nearby. For each of the options, click to learn more about its ambiance, food, and what's located nearby.

Taco Hell

Red Hook, St. Thomas | (340) 777-4275

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Taco Hell is located near the center of Red Hook. Looking for Mexican food, but tacos in particular? Then you may as well make this place a priority on your agenda.


St. Thomas | (340) 775-2899

Rumbuzz, a part of Magens Point Resort, is a viable option for guests who are going to spend some time exploring the island; it is a mile and a half (two and a half kilometers) to the northeast of Charlotte Amalie. Seafood and Mexican panache come together for some great dishes at this laid-back restaurant atmosphere.

Rumbuzz has a large variety of food that is sure to satisfy most. From hamburgers and hot dogs to traditional Mexican and simple sandwiches, the restaurant has a little bit of everything.

Greengos Caribbean Catina

Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas | (340) 714-8282

Located near the middle of downtown Charlotte Amalie, Greengos Caribbean Catina is at 34 Dronningens Gade. Hoping to indulge a bit on tacos during your stay? No matter your expectations for dining, you might discover that dining here is a permanent plan in your vacation agenda.

Greengos has the perfect balance of small appetizers, spicy entrees, and hand-crafted cocktails, all influenced the traditional Mexican spices and flavor. Their Cantina Bowl is a crowd favorite with cilantro rice, greengo beans and melted cheddar cheese, topped with shredded cabbage, corn, poblano peppers, red onions, tomatoes, fresh guacamole and your choice of meat. Along with that, they also offer tacos, burritos, enchiladas, taquitos, and nachos. As for the drinks, everyone's favorite part, Greengos specializes in unique drinks such as the Mexican Mudslide, Donkey Punch, and Painkiller. You'll have to check their menu to find out what is in these tasty drinks.

Amigo's Dockside Cantina

Red Hook, St. Thomas | (340) 775-1270

Amigo's Dockside Cantina is located in the heart of Red Hook. In the mood for tacos? No matter your expectations for dining, you should think of this place as the easiest decision you'll make all day.

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If your preferences are flexible, maybe you should explore related flavor profiles at places like the following:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location
SandBar (340) 715-7263 Latin American 1.6 mi. Southeast of Downtown Charlotte Amalie
Rancho Latino (340) 774-8909 Latin American 1.0 mi. East-Southeast of Downtown Charlotte Amalie
Havana Blue (340) 715-2583 Latin American 1.7 mi. Southeast of Downtown Charlotte Amalie

Also, if you're still looking for that special something, sample a specialty like the tacos, which is offered both at Sib's Restaurant and Sib's on the Mountain.

Despite your dining plans, you may find the best food and drink options in the Virgin Islands are those that you happen upon while out visiting attractions and tourist hubs. But, keeping the important details of a few different restaurants on your itinerary, means you'll have multiple alternatives, even in a pinch. To find out much more concerning the culinary options available to you, check out this page.


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