During your visit to the Virgin Islands, you'll encounter a diverse set of restaurants and other dining options. If you have a taste for Italian food in particular, then you should pay attention to the restaurants offering this cuisine on the menu. When it's time to narrow the list, you'll find there's an incredible amount of choices for this type of food alone.
Below, preview the several restaurants specializing in Italian food throughout the Virgin Islands. You can click each restaurant's name to get further details about its style, hours, or even what the view will be like.
Set in the western part of East End, fairly close to Cotton Valley, Cultured Pelican is on East End Road. Christiansted is to the west. This enigmatic eatery can show multiple sides, so yes they're offering Italian food and pasta, but they're also dubbed a hotspot for pizza. Set inside a casual open air dining room, Cultured Pelican offers breathtaking views of the sea.
Located 0.3 miles southeast of downtown Cruz Bay, Sam & Jack's Deli is a good choice that's worth considering if you're going to spend some time exploring this town and its environs. As part of a menu decked with Italian-inspired cuisine, this potential favorite will recommend their best: pasta and sandwiches. They only have one large table inside the deli, with 8 chairs, but there are 20 tables outside the front door; some of them covered.
Pesce, a part of, can be found in the heart of Red Hook. Sure to please everyone, Pesce isn't just Italian delights and particularly pasta, but they're also fawned-over for another favorite, 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.
Located in the northeastern outskirts of Cruz Bay, ZoZo's Ristorante is located at Caneel Bay Resort. As part of their panel of Italian food, this local spot eagerly offers their appetizers and pasta. Set inside a three level building, ZoZo's Ristorante offers an elegant open air dining experience with tropical decor and views of the sea. The restaurant is known for its upscale atmosphere and stunning sunset views. There are 26 tables in addition to 20 seats at a circular bar.
Tutto Bene is situated near the center of Christiansted. Hoping to indulge a bit on pasta during your stay? Even if you're just out for the atmosphere, you may as well make this place the one thing on your list you do twice. Tutto Bene is the island's premier Italian restaurant, serving such favorites as antipastos, pizzas, seafood, pasta, and more.
|Cafe Roma||Downtown Cruz Bay||St. John||Italian||(340) 776-6524|
|Café Amici||Downtown Charlotte Amalie||St. Thomas||Italian||(340) 714-7704|
|Downtown Charlotte Amalie||St. Thomas||Italian||--|
|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|
|2.5 mi. South West of Central Charlotte Amalie||Water Island||Italian||--|
|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||0.9 mi. West of Central Charlotte Amalie||St. Thomas||Italian||(340) 775-3400|
|Downtown Charlotte Amalie||St. Thomas||Italian||(340) 714-1313|
|1.7 mi. East-Northeast of Central downtown Christiansted||St. Croix||Caribbean, Italian||(340) 712-2100|
|0.1 mi. Northwest of Central Frederiksted||St. Croix||Italian||(340) 713-9955|
|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 Villa La Reine||3.9 mi. Southeast of Central Cane Bay||St. Croix||Italian||(340) 778-2100|
|Pizza Hut Wheatley Center||0.9 mi. East of Central Charlotte Amalie||St. Thomas||Italian||(340) 774-7975|
|Downtown Charlotte Amalie||St. Thomas||Italian||(340) 774-2822|
|St. John||St. John||Italian||(340) 693-7700|
|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|
|1.7 mi. East of Central Maroon Town||St. Thomas||Italian||(340) 775-3030|
|1.2 mi. West-Northwest of Central downtown Christiansted||St. Croix||Italian||(340) 719-1333|
|Tutto Bene||0.2 mi. East-Southeast of Central downtown Christiansted||St. Croix||Italian||(340) 773-5229|
|Downtown Charlotte Amalie||St. Thomas||American, Italian||(340) 778-4664|
|Virgilio's Restaurant||Downtown Charlotte Amalie||St. Thomas||Italian||(340) 776-4920|
|Downtown Cruz Bay||St. John||Italian||--|
|ZoZo's Ristorante||1.0 mi. Northeast of Central downtown Cruz Bay||St. John||Italian||(340) 693-9200|
For something different in the same ballpark, perhaps you'll want the familiar flavors at local places like these:
|(340) 772-3000||European||Frederiksted, Southern part of the USVI||St. Croix|
|Amalia Cafe||(340) 714-7373||Spanish||Downtown Charlotte Amalie||St. Thomas|
|La Tapa||(340) 693-7755||Mediterranean||Downtown Cruz Bay||St. John|
|The Terrace Restaurant||(340) 779-8550||French||Downtown Cruz Bay||St. John|
|(340) 776-7198||German||0.9 mi. West of Central Charlotte Amalie||St. Thomas|
|Grande Cru||(340) 774-7263||Mediterranean||0.5 mi. Southeast of Central Charlotte Amalie||St. Thomas|
|(340) 773-2346||Scandinavian||2.7 mi. West-Southwest of Central downtown Christiansted||St. Croix|
|The Quiet Mon Pub||(340) 779-4799||Irish||Downtown Cruz Bay||St. John|
|Salud Bistro||(340) 718-7900||Mediterranean||1.7 mi. West-Northwest of Central downtown Christiansted||St. Croix|
|Waterfront Bistro||(340) 777-7755||French||Downtown Cruz Bay||St. John|
Or you can of course sample the featured specials at restaurants across the region, including these:
|Subway Golden Rock||--||Pizza||1.2 mi. West of Central downtown Christiansted|
|Lost Dog Pub||(340) 772-3526||Pizza||0.1 mi. North-Northwest of Central Frederiksted|
|Off the Wall||(340) 778-4771||Pizza||0.0 mi. East of Central Cane Bay|
|Dinghy's Beach Bar & Grill||(340) 227-5525||Pizza||2.5 mi. South West of Central Charlotte Amalie|
|Joe's Rum Hut||(340) 775-5200||Pizza||Downtown Cruz Bay|
|Sun Dog Cafe||(340) 693-8340||Pizza||Downtown Cruz Bay|
|(340) 774-6800||Pizza||2.7 mi. West-Northwest of Central Charlotte Amalie|
|Cruz Bay Deli and Pizzeria||--||Pizza||Downtown Cruz Bay|
|Subway Carlton||(340) 772-0048||Pizza||0.8 mi. South-Southwest of Central Allandale|
|Lime Inn||(340) 779-4199||Pasta||Downtown Cruz Bay|
Some of the most memorable kitchens, cafes, and dining rooms in the Virgin Islands are the ones you run into naturally while journeying to and from your hotel. However, jotting down at least a few restaurants in your daily itinerary, is better than leaving everything to the last minute. To read more about the culinary options waiting for you, check out this page.
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