Italian Cuisine in the USVI

Almost everywhere in the Virgin Islands, expect to happen upon a diverse set of restaurant gems preparing local ingredients. But guests who seek Italian cuisine in particular won't want to miss the places that do it best. Expect to see several restaurants within this culinary category.

From the very casual backdrop at Cafe Roma to the wonderful dinner service at Portobello Ristorante, you're bound to find something with just the right elements.

Before your trip begins, you can preview the numerous Italian establishments in the Virgin Islands. Click each option to view the full article about its location, ambiance, and more.

Café Amici

Downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas | (340) 779-9000

Set near the center of downtown Charlotte Amalie, Café Amici is a part of A.H. Riise. Though they're broadly known for Italian culinary creations, the kitchen at Café Amici eagerly offers their 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.

Cafe Roma

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

Cafe Roma

Cafe Roma is located within downtown Cruz Bay, toward the center of Cruz Bay. Does your whole family love pasta? Actually, either way you might discover that dining here is the one thing you both agree on.

Featuring Trattoria-style cuisine and a full bar, you'll find it hard to choose among all of the delicious menu offerings.

Un Amore

Golden Rock, St. Croix | (340) 692-9922

Un Amore is located close to downtown Christiansted; it's 1.6 miles to the west of Christiansted. Guests who are eager to try Italian food will want to check out restaurants like Un Amore. Take down their info if this type of cuisine is a must.

Un Amore offers a wide range of Italian cuisine. They offer Antipasta, Insalata, Pasta, Piza, Secondi and Contorni. Their traidtional Italian desserts include cannolis, tramisu, olive oil cake with a minoncello glaze and chocolate hazelnut semireffo.

Da Livio Ristorante

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

Da Livio Ristorante

Da Livio Ristorante, on the premises of Cruz Bay Boutique Hotel, is located within downtown Cruz Bay, in the heart of Cruz Bay. With a following of food lovers, this destination isn't known simply for its Italian cooking and their signature staple of pasta, but we shouldn't forget they're also fawned-over for another favorite, 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.

Cultured Pelican

East End, St. Croix | (340) 773-3333

Positioned in the western part of East End, fairly close to Cotton Valley, Cultured Pelican is on East End Road. It is east of Christiansted. As part of their panel of Italian food, this visitor favorite serves up an awful lot of pasta and pizza.

Set inside a casual open air dining room, Cultured Pelican offers breathtaking views of the sea.

Italian Restaurants
Name Location Island Type Phone Number
Cafe Roma Downtown Cruz Bay St. John Italian (340) 776-6524
Café Amici Downtown Charlotte Amalie St. Thomas Italian (340) 779-9000
Cultured Pelican 1.2 mi. West-Northwest of Central Cotton Valley St. Croix Italian (340) 773-3333
Da Livio Ristorante Downtown Cruz Bay St. John Italian (340) 779-8900
Domino's Golden Rock 1.0 mi. West of Central downtown Christiansted St. Croix Italian (340) 718-6040
Domino's Nisky Center 1.6 mi. West of Central Charlotte Amalie St. Thomas Italian (340) 776-3030
Domino's Tutu Park Mall 0.5 mi. West of Central Anna's Retreat St. Thomas Italian (340) 775-3400
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 Wheatley Center 0.9 mi. East of Central Charlotte Amalie St. Thomas Italian (340) 774-7975
Portobello Ristorante 2.4 mi. West of Central Charlotte Amalie St. Thomas Italian (340) 777-8800
Ronnie's Pizza & Mo Downtown Cruz Bay St. John Italian (340) 693-7700
Sam & Jack's Deli 0.3 mi. Southeast of Central 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
Un Amore 1.5 mi. West of Central downtown Christiansted St. Croix Italian (340) 692-9922
Virgilio's Restaurant Downtown Charlotte Amalie St. Thomas Italian (340) 776-4920

Similar Food

The Quiet Mon Pub

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

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location Island
Schnitzel Haus (340) 776-7198 European 0.9 mi. West of Central Charlotte Amalie St. Thomas
The Quiet Mon Pub (340) 779-4799 Irish Downtown Cruz Bay St. John
Amalia Cafe (340) 714-7373 Spanish Downtown Charlotte Amalie St. Thomas
St. Tropez (340) 772-3000 French Frederiksted, Southern part of the USVI St. Croix
Sangria's Beachside Bistro (340) 714-7874 Mediterranean 0.8 mi. Southeast of Central Red Hook St. Thomas
La Tapa (340) 693-7755 Mediterranean Downtown Cruz Bay St. John
Skipper's Brit Pub (340) 777-4653 British 0.4 mi. South of Central Coral Bay St. John
40 Strand Eatery (340) 201-8633 Danish Downtown Christiansted St. Croix
Grande Cru (340) 774-7263 Mediterranean 0.5 mi. Southeast of Central Charlotte Amalie St. Thomas
Epernay (340) 774-5348 French 0.9 mi. West of Central Charlotte Amalie St. Thomas

Plus, you could opt to sample the signature menu items from restaurants across the region, including these:

Restaurants with Similar Specialties
Restaurant Name Phone Specialty Location Island
Caribbean Steakhouse & Saloon (340) 775-7060 Pasta 1.6 mi. East of Central Maroon Town
Mimi's Seaside Bistro (340) 775-2081 Pasta 2.8 mi. Southeast of Central Charlotte Amalie
Coconuts Bar & Grill (340) 774-0099 Pizza Downtown Charlotte Amalie
Joe's Rum Hut (340) 775-5200 Pizza Downtown Cruz Bay
Thirteen (340) 774-6800 Pizza 2.7 mi. West-Northwest of Central Charlotte Amalie
Lost Dog Pub (340) 772-3526 Pizza 0.1 mi. North-Northwest of Central Frederiksted
Island Time Pub (340) 774-2929 Pizza 1.6 mi. East of Central Maroon Town
Rum Shandy (340) 775-7861 Pizza 0.9 mi. West of Central Charlotte Amalie
Subway Golden Rock -- Pizza 1.2 mi. West of Central downtown Christiansted
Off the Wall (340) 778-4771 Pizza 0.0 mi. East of Central Cane Bay

Visitors often find that the best places to grab a bite in the Virgin Islands are the ones you find suddenly while journeying to and from your hotel. That being said, you'll save yourself some stress if you know the names of particular restaurants ahead of time. To discover more concerning the culinary options available to you, check out this page.

 

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