Mediterranean Cuisine in the USVI

If you can't get enough Mediterranean food, don't miss a chance to indulge yourself. Even though you may find your options somewhat limited, there are a couple of restaurants in the Virgin Islands where you can try some.

With lots to tempt your palate, from the fine dining favorite named La Tapa to the much anticipated dinner service at Grande Cru, there's a menu suited for each guest and any desired budget.

Use the list below to read up on the few choices for Mediterranean restaurants that you'll have the chance to visit during your getaway. For each option that interests you, click the name to learn more about its specialties, style, and what you can do nearby.

Sangria's Beachside Bistro

Cowpet Bay, St. Thomas | (340) 714-7874

Sangria's Beachside Bistro, a part of Elysian Beach Resort, is found in Cowpet Bay, a neighborhood in East End; 0.8 miles to the southeast of Red Hook. Pay a visit or two to Cowpet Bay for a mouth-watering helping of the specialty, pizza.

Dining at Sangria's takes place on a covered patio overlooking the beach, where guests sit on woven chairs pushed up to patio-style glass-top tables.

Alexander's Bella Blu

Frenchtown, St. Thomas | (340) 774-4349

Alexander's Bella Blu is at 24-A Honduras. From the restaurant, Charlotte Amalie is to the east. Fresh fish from the Virgin Islands' coasts and Mediterranean cuisine share the same plate at this enjoyable place.

Located at the front of Frenchtown Mall, Bella Blu offers a hip, modern spot to try Austrian fare. The restaurant orbits around a sleek black bar with bistro style tables and colorful abstract artwork on the walls.

La Tapa

Downtown Cruz Bay, St. John | (340) 693-7755

La Tapa

La Tapa is situated in downtown Cruz Bay, toward the center of Cruz Bay. You certainly don't want to pass up downtown Cruz Bay if you're a fan of contemporary cuisine, but particularly tapas.

At once elegant and eclectic, guests may choose to dine indoors or out on the sidewalk. Live jazz provides an extra boost to the ambiance on Tuesdays.

Grande Cru

Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas | (340) 774-7263

Positioned along the southeastern outskirts of Charlotte Amalie, Grande Cru is a part of Yacht Haven Grande, and is a smart choice for people exploring this part of the city and nearby locations. Fresh seafood and Mediterranean panache share the same plate at this notable fine foods restaurant.

Set on the marina, guests love to dine on the wooden deck at night for a lit up view of the water and docked boats. Indoor seating with air conditioning is available as well.

Similar Food

Room with a View

When seeking variety that doesn't stray too far, there are other categories to tackle, including restaurants below:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location Island
Domino's Tutu Park Mall (340) 775-3400 Italian 0.5 mi. West of Central Anna's Retreat St. Thomas
Room with a View (340) 774-2377 Greek 0.2 mi. East of Central Charlotte Amalie St. Thomas
Un Amore (340) 692-9922 Italian 1.5 mi. West of Central downtown Christiansted St. Croix
Cultured Pelican (340) 773-3333 Italian 1.2 mi. West-Northwest of Central Cotton Valley St. Croix
Da Livio Ristorante (340) 779-8900 Italian Downtown Cruz Bay St. John
The Quiet Mon Pub (340) 779-4799 Irish Downtown Cruz Bay St. John
Domino's Golden Rock (340) 718-6040 Italian 1.0 mi. West of Central downtown Christiansted St. Croix
Senor Pizza (340) 775-3030 Italian 1.7 mi. East of Central Maroon Town St. Thomas
Pie Whole (340) 642-5074 Italian 0.9 mi. West of Central Charlotte Amalie St. Thomas
Amalia Cafe (340) 714-7373 Spanish Downtown Charlotte Amalie St. Thomas

Oftentimes, the best dining options in the Virgin Islands are those that you run into naturally while walking around during the day. Although, it's still a good idea to learn about dining in a particular region in advance. To find out more information regarding the types of food awaiting you, check out this page.


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