If you can't get enough Cajun food, don't miss out on an opportunity to satisfy your hunger. Though not terribly plentiful, there are a couple of locations in the Virgin Islands where you can try some.
With many options, from the very casual attitude at La Reine Chicken Shack to the dives whose chefs' specials are worth daydreaming about, you are sure to find something with just the right elements.
The following list allows you to scan and read details about the few choices for Cajun eateries you could be curious about as you explore. For each option that interests you, click the name to see more important info about its ambiance, locale, dress code, and more.
Blue Moon Cafe is situated in the heart of Frederiksted. Because this is an informal style of restaurant, it's easy to see why people love popping in for their food. Old favorites with a twist are what you'll find on the menu at the Blue Moon Cafe. Examples include pina colada pancakes and Thai sesame slaw.
Positioned 3.8 miles southeast of Cane Bay, La Reine Chicken Shack is at 24 Slob A-B, Estate La Reine. If you're wondering, Christiansted is five miles (eight kilometers) to the east. While more generally known for Cajun-inspired cuisine, this place is known for its barbecue and chicken. La Reine Chicken Chicken Shack is located in a building that could easily be someone's private residence. The atmosphere is lively, and everyone is always having a good time at this spot.
Kim's Restaurant is located in downtown Christiansted, near the middle of Christiansted. Salty, fresh seafood and Cajun fare both describe the best dishes at this restaurant. Kim's Restaurant serves local cuisine that resembles a mix of American, Caribbean, and Cajun food, of which the result is hearty, flavorful dishes like chicken and conch pastas and fresh fish seasoned in spicy sauces.
If you're willing to step just outside the box, you might like distinctly different, but still related local places like these:
|Caneel Beach Bar & Grill||(340) 776-6111 ext. 334||American||1.0 mi. Northeast of Central downtown Cruz Bay||St. John|
|Cafe Fresco||(340) 719-0126||American||Downtown Christiansted||St. Croix|
|--||Californian||Downtown Cruz Bay||St. John|
|Waterfront Bistro||(340) 777-7755||French||Downtown Cruz Bay||St. John|
|Subway Carlton||(340) 772-0048||American||0.8 mi. South-Southwest of Central Allandale||St. Croix|
|Above the Cliff||(340) 718-1100||Tex-Mex||0.8 mi. East-Northeast of Central Cane Bay||St. Croix|
|(340) 693-7247||American||The vicinity of St. Thomas and St. John||None|
|T'ree Lizards Restaurant||(340) 776-6330||American||3.0 mi. Northeast of Central downtown Cruz Bay||St. John|
|(340) 774-4981||American||1.7 mi. East of Central Maroon Town||St. Thomas|
|The Mermaid||(340) 712-2100||American||1.7 mi. East-Northeast of Central downtown Christiansted||St. Croix|
Sometimes, the most satisfying kitchens, cafes, and dining rooms in the Virgin Islands are those you run into naturally while walking the streets near your hotel. But, keeping a few nice-looking restaurants on the list, will prevent a desperate search for food. To read more details regarding the dining options waiting for you, check out this page.
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