Throughout the Virgin Islands, you'll be impressed by the tempting spread of local eateries, vendors, and fine food. Can't resist Mexican food during your holiday here? Guests can't afford to miss the places that always feature it on the menu. Fortunately, there's quite a broad selection of options that feature this cuisine.
The list below allows you to browse the large collection of Mexican establishments to be found. Click each option to read the full article about its hours, location, and other offerings.
Coconuts St. Croix is at 72 La Grange; it's about three quarters of a mile (about a kilometer) to the north of Frederiksted. Pleasantly surprising, this dining destination is not just Mexican themed dishes and of course barbecue, but it's also good at hamburgers. <p>You'll want to come to Coconuts on the Beach hungry to enjoy the hot and fresh meals on the menu as long as you can. With over forty different options, you will have to decide between the healthy wraps, famous burgers, and fresh seafood. However, most items do not stand a chance against the specialty Tex-Mex barbecue options.</p>
Set in the heart of Red Hook, Taco Hell is a good option for vacationers thinking about exploring this town or nearby. Travelers who desire tacos will fully love dining here during a visit to Red Hook.
Viva La Revolution Cantina, on the premises of Mongoose Junction, is located in downtown Cruz Bay, in the heart of Cruz Bay. Thinking about Mexican food, and definitely need some tacos? If so, there's no shame in it being a must-do item on your list. <p>There is a variety of tacos, including crispy chicken, pollo, grilled fish, ensenada fish, barbacoa beef, asada, pork belly, carnitas, drunken shrimp, crispy avocado, surf and turf tacos and lobster tacos. There are also house tortilla chips, table-side guacamole, black bean soup, chicken toritlla soup and gazpacho soup. For salads, there is smoked Caesar, Mexican Cobb, taco and Josephine's greens. </p> <p> There are also empenadas, nachos, enchiladas, burritos and mofongo, among other menu items. For dessert, there is dulche de leche, frozen chocolate banana tacos and house made pineapple coconut ice cream. </p> <p>The menu is complemented by an array of tequila options, served in flights, margaritas or pitchers. </p>
Set a few hundred yards east-southeast of downtown Christiansted, Savant is a good option for you to consider if you're exploring this town and nearby areas. Fresh fish from the Virgin Islands' coasts and Mexican flair are made for each other at this inviting fine dining establishment. <p>Outdoor dining in a courtyard surrounded by tropical greenery and lit with tiki lights makes this spot truly appealing to diners who want to make every moment they are on the island shine.</p>
Rumbuzz, which is on the premises of Magens Point Resort, is at 6200 Magen's Bay Road; it's a mile and a half (two and a half kilometers) to the northeast of Charlotte Amalie. Fresh seafood and Mexican flavors make for a bold combo at this fun restaurant atmosphere. <p>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.</p>
|1.6 mi. East of Central Maroon Town||St. Thomas||Mexican||(340) 775-1270|
|Coconuts St. Croix||0.7 mi. North of Central Frederiksted||St. Croix||Mexican, Tex-Mex||(340) 774-0099|
|The vicinity of St. Thomas and St. John||None||Mexican||(340) 774-2525|
|Downtown Charlotte Amalie||St. Thomas||Mexican||(340) 714-8282|
|Downtown Christiansted||St. Croix||Mexican||(340) 773-4247|
|Margarita Phil's||Downtown Cruz Bay||St. John||Mexican||(340) 693-8400|
|Pirate's Tavern||3.3 mi. East of Central Cane Bay||St. Croix||International, Mexican||(340) 778-9650|
|Rumbuzz||1.5 mi. Northeast of Central Charlotte Amalie||St. Thomas||International, Mexican||(340) 775-2899|
|Savant||0.3 mi. East-Southeast of Central downtown Christiansted||St. Croix||Caribbean, Mexican, Thai||(340) 713-8666|
|Taco Hell||1.7 mi. East of Central Maroon Town||St. Thomas||Mexican||(340) 777-4275|
|Viva La Revolution Cantina||Downtown Cruz Bay||St. John||Mexican||(340) 777-3473|
If you seek even more options in this same genre, there are more options from this same flavor palette at restaurants like the following:
|Villa Morales Restaurant||(340) 772-0556||Latin American||1.4 mi. Southeast of Central Frederiksted||St. Croix|
|(340) 772-2160||Latin American||Frederiksted, Southern part of the USVI||St. Croix|
|Paradise St. Croix||(340) 692-2233||Latin American||0.2 mi. South of Central Frederiksted||St. Croix|
|The Barefoot Cowboy||(340) 228-5200||Tex-Mex||Downtown Cruz Bay||St. John|
|(340) 779-3285||Latin American||St. Croix||St. Croix|
|Above the Cliff||(340) 718-1100||Tex-Mex||0.8 mi. East-Northeast of Central Cane Bay||St. Croix|
|Havana Blue||(340) 715-2583||Latin American||1.6 mi. South-Southeast of Central Charlotte Amalie||St. Thomas|
|Sharkey's Bait Stand||(340) 719-9935||Tex-Mex||0.7 mi. East of Central downtown Christiansted||St. Croix|
|SandBar||(340) 715-7263||Latin American||1.5 mi. South-Southeast of Central Charlotte Amalie||St. Thomas|
|Rancho Latino||(340) 774-8909||Latin American||0.7 mi. East-Southeast of Central Charlotte Amalie||St. Thomas|
And you can sink your teeth into the featured dishes prepared at restaurants like these:
|Sib's on the Mountain||(340) 774-8967 ext. 8||Tacos||0.9 mi. North-Northwest of Central Charlotte Amalie|
|The Tourist Trap||(340) 774-0912||Tacos||2.2 mi. South of Central Coral Bay|
|(340) 774-8967||Tacos||The vicinity of St. Thomas and St. John, Northern part of the USVI|
Sometimes, the most exciting places to dine in the Virgin Islands are those you find unexpectedly while walking around during the day. However, noting a few delicious-sounding restaurants in your agenda, may prove valuable later when your stomach's grumbling. To find out more about the types of food waiting for you, check out this page.
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