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My friend Debbie Hime did a restaurant site as things always seem to change.
So just in case click on her site for the updated version:
stjohnusvirestaurants.com



Candi's Delights
- Specializinge in BBQ -


Aqua Bistro
At Coccolobo, Coral Bay
(340) 776-5336
Overlooking Coral Bay Harbor. Mediterranean & Italian cuisine.
Lunch & Dinner.


Asolare
Overlooking Cruz Bay
North Shore Road
(340) 779-4747
. Elegant, romantic dining. Dinner only.
Reservations recommended.


The Balcony
Upstairs, Wharfside Village
(340) 774-8470
Overlooking Cruz Bay Harbor. Lunch & Dinner.
Reservations recommended.


The Banana Deck
Across the street from Wharfside Village
Cruz Bay
(340) 693-5055
Overlooking Cruz Bay Harbor. American & Tropical cuisine in a casual atmosphere.
Lunch & Dinner.


The Beach Bar
Wharfside Village
(340) 777-4220
Drink specials. Bar menu featuring grilled burgers, salads, sandwiches, seafood specials.
Lunch & Dinner. Sunday Jazz Jam.


Beach Dawg @ I Scream
Wharfside Village
(340) 998-1217
Nachos & hot dogs--with more than 20 choices of toppings & other tempting treats.


Beach Café & Bar
The Westin Resort
Great Cruz Bay
(340) 693-8000 ext. 1702
Open air dining. Nightly specials.


Cactus on the Blue
Waterfront Mexican Grill and Margarita Bar located in the heart of Cruz Bay
340-693-8515
web address: www.cactusontheblue.com

Cactus on the Blue is a Waterfront Mexican Grill and Margarita Bar located in the heart of downtown Cruz Bay. Happy Hour starts at 4:30 and includes discounted drinks and half price appetizers. Some of their signature dishes include sizzling fajitas, bacon wrapped stuffed shrimp, and flank steak torreados. Enjoy views of the Caribbean Sea from the patio while dining on delicious Mexican fusion cuisine. Open 7 days a week. Reservation recommended, but walk ins always welcome


C & D Bakery
At the Lumberyard
(340) 776-6675
C & D stands for Cake & Donuts, but really they have much more.
Pastries, ice cream, milkshakes, & rolls.


Café Concordia
Just above Salt Pond Bay at Estate Concordia Preserve, Coral Bay
(340) 693-5855
Exceptional menu. Great prices.
Happy Hour 4:30-5:30 & Dinner 5:30-8:30, Tuesday - Saturday.


Café Roma
Cruz Bay
(340) 776-6524
Fine Italian dining featuring chicken, veal, seafood & vegetarian specialties, wood fired house pies.
Air conditioned. Dinner every night.


Candi's Barbecue
Cruz Bay, near The Marketplace
(340) 779-1452
Elvis Yearwood bought the Sticky Fingers BBQ van in Coral Bay, brought it to town & named it for his wife.
Serving classic barbecue & daily specials. Lunch & Dinner.


Caneel Beach Bar & Grill
Caneel Bay
(340) 776-6111 x334
Informal setting ideal for family dining or a specialty cocktail. Every day 11am-9pm.


Caneel Beach Terrace
Caneel Bay
(340) 776-6111 x334
Breakfast, hot & cold Lunch buffet, Dinner, Sunday Brunch Buffet.


Chateau Bordeaux
Bordeaux Mountain Overlook
(340) 776-6611
Fine gourmet dining combined with one of the island's most spectacular views.
Dinner only.
Reservations recommended.


Chloe & Bernard's
In the atrium of the Westin Resort
(340) 714-6075
World cuisine in tropical elegance. Dinner only.
Reservations recommended.


Columbo Café
(formerly I Can't Believe I Found It Yogurt)
Intersection of Centerline & North Shore Roads
(340) 693-5643
After the beach selection of blended smoothies, hot dogs, veggie burgers, beer.


Crazy Cracker's
(formerly Lizard's Landing; before that, Duffy's Love Shack; before that, The Back Yard)
Cruz Bay
(340) 715-3361
Completely renovated with island style. Funky, clean & comfortable.
Lunch & Dinner. Full menu 11am 'til Midnight, 7 days.
Full Bar. Late night music & dancing.


Cruz Bay Pizza
(formerly Senorita Pizza)
Wharfside Village
(340) 775-5200
Take out Pizza. Subs, wraps. snacks & drinks.
Lunch & Dinner 11am - 11pm.


da Livio
Cruz Bay
(340) 779-8900
Authentic Italian cuisine. Dinner only.


Deli Grotto
Mongoose Junction
Cruz Bay
(340) 777-3061
Full line of delicious takeouts, fresh baked goodies & picnic supplies.
Internet cafe. A/C.
Breakfast & Lunch.


Donkey Diner
Coral Bay
(340) 693-5240
Coral Bay diner serving Breakfast, sandwiches, coffee.
Wood-fired Pizza on Wednesday & Friday nights.


Equator Restaurant
Caneel Bay
(340) 776-6111
Comprehensive Caribbean fusion cuisine with a modern twist.
Dinner only. Reservations recommended.


Etta's West Indian
(formerly Compass Rose)
Pastory Gardens, Centerline Road
Cruz Bay
(340) 777-3147
Wear Indian cuisine. Lunch & Dinner. Closed Sundays.


Every 'Ting
Gallows Point
(340) 693-7730
Coffee shop serving cappuccinos, lattes, pastries, bagels & island souvenirs.
Full menu until 2pm, limited menu until 8.


The Fish Trap
Located at the Raintree Court
Cruz Bay
(340) 693-9994
The most exciting seafood on St. John! Fresh catches daily. Delicious chicken, steak, burgers & pasta dishes.
Famous for desserts.
Open Tuesday-Sunday. Early bird specials 4:30 - 6:30 PM. Dinner served until 9:30.
Parties of 6 or more, please call ahead.


Happy Fish
The Marketplace
Cruz Bay
(340) 776-1717
Japanese cuisine. Creative sushi. Martini Bar. Lunch & Dinner.


Hercules Pate Delight
Cruz Bay
(340) 776-6352
Home of the best West Indian meat, chicken & salt fish pates. Lunch.


High Tide Bar & Seafood Grill
Wharfside Landing
(340) 714-6169
Creole Fusion cuisine. Nightly specials & cocktails. Live Music. Lunch & Dinner.


Hinds
(formerly Tage)
Cruz Bay
(340) 775-9951
Walter Hinds calls this menu "contemporary French with multi ethnic influences".
A la carte, five, seven & ten course tasting menus.
Reservations recommended.


I Scream
Wharfside Village, Cruz Bay
(340) 998-1217
Soft serve ice cream, shakes, sundaes, slush pupppies, slush puppy floats & smoothies.


Inn at Tamarind Court
Cruz Bay
(340) 776-6378
Breakfast, Dinner, Bar. Menu of specialty cuisines (Greek, Mexican, Prime Rib & others) varies nightly.
Eat in or take out.


Island Blues Seaside Bar & Grill
On the beach, Rt. 107
Coral Bay
(340) 776-6800
Ocean side eatery & bar. Live music. Lunch & Dinner.


JJ's Texas Coast Café
In the Park
Cruz Bay
(340) 776-6908
Tex-Mex. Outdoor seating. Breakfast & Lunch.


Jake's
(formerly Chilly Billy's)
Lumberyard Complex
Cruz Bay
(340) 777-7115
Breakfast 7am - noon then Lunch until 4pm. Outdoor seating.


Joe's Famous Diner
Downtown Cruz Bay
(340) 776-6888
French fries! Clubs & subs, crispy chicken, cheese burgers. Since 1972.


La Plancha del Mar
(formerly China Shack)
The Marketplace, Cruz Bay
(340) 777-7333
Small plates & Large plates for Dinner, Monday - Saturday.
Small plates, salads, pizzas, sandwiches & wraps for Lunch, Monday - Friday.


La Tapa
Downtown Cruz Bay
(340) 693-7755
Lively downtown bistro. Mediterranean & Spanish inspired cuisine. Menu changing nightly.
Live jazz. Tango night. Artful, European-style atmosphere.
Dinner only.


The Lime Inn
Cruz Bay
(340) 776-6425
Dining in a tropical garden setting in the heart of Cruz Bay. Outdoor grill featuring charcoal grilled fish, steaks, & Caribbean lobster. Nightly chicken & pasta specials. All you can eat shrimp Wednesday night.
Lunch and Dinner
Reservations recommended.


Lucky Pagoda
Lumberyard Complex
Cruz Bay
(340) 774-9900
Authentic Chinese food including Pork Fried Rice, vegetarian egg rolls & wontons,
egg drop soup, hot & sour soup, and many other traditional favorites.
Lunch & Dinner.


Made From Scratch Bakery
Cruz Bay
Local West Indian & American baked goods, sweets & sandwiches.
Breakfast & Lunch.


Mango Deli
The Westin Resort
Great Cruz Bay
(340) 693-8000 ext. 1850
Sandwiches, Uno Pizza, Starbucks coffee & plenty more.
Outdoor seating or take out. Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner.


Margarita Phil's
Across from the National Park Visitors Center
Cruz Bay
(340) 693-8400
A coastal Mexican eatery featuring Mexibbean cuisine.
Six types of Margaritas. Eat in or to go. Lunch & Dinner.


Mathayom
(Mah-tai-yum)
Cruz Bay
(340) 776-6117 or (340) 998-8670
(877) 690-9393 Toll Free
Private Chefs & full service catering outfit for weddings, dinner parties & more.
A wide range of services available including fine dining, custom menus, furniture rentals & more.


Miss Lucy's Restaurant & Bar
Estate Friis, on the way to Salt Pond
Coral Bay
(340) 693-5244
Beach front dining with the best view on St. John. West Indian & American cuisine.
Serving lunch & dinner. Sunday brunch with Live Jazz.
Full Moon party!


Mojo Café
Wharfside Village
(340) 776-8399
American fare for Breakfast & Lunch.
Indian & Caribbean Specialties at Dinner.


Morgan's Mango
Cruz Bay
(340) 693-8141
A neo-Caribbean experience conveying the juice & jazz of the islands.
Grilled steak & lobster nights.Live music. Catering services available. Dinner only.
Reservations recommended.


Ocean Grill
Mongoose Junction
(340) 693-3304
Upscale California cuisine with island flavor. Open air court yard.
Lunch & Dinner. Closed Sunday.
Reservations suggested.


Papaya Café
The Marketplace
(340) 779-2665
Coffee, beverages, pastries. Books.


Paradiso
Mongoose Junction
(340) 693-8899
Fine Northern Italian dining in elegant A/C dining room or on outside balcony.
Dinner only.
Reservations recommended.


The Pavilion Restaurant
Maho Bay Camp
(340) 776-6226
Extraordinary sunsets, delicious dinners, salad bar & drinks at very casual prices.
Nightly Happy Hour. Breakfast & Dinner.


Quiet Mon Pub
Cruz Bay
(340) 779-4799
Daily bar specialties like sloppy joes & hot dogs.
Internet. Lunch only.


Rhumb Lines Restaurant
Meada's Plaza
Cruz Bay
(340) 776-0303
Pacific Rim & Tropical Cuisine in casual chic outdoor garden atmosphere. Dinner only.


Ronnie's Pizza 'n' Mo
Boulon Center
Cruz Bay
(340) 693-7700
St. John-style pizza parlor with New York-style pizza, salad bar, sandwiches & coffee specialties.
Delivery available every night 6-9. Lunch & Dinner.


Shipwreck Landing
Rt. 107
Coral Bay
(340) 693-5640
Seaside dining with a cool breeze. Eclectic cuisine with seafood specialties. Lunch & Dinner.


Skinny Legs
Pass the Fire Station, in back of Jolly Dog & Mumbo Jumbo in Coral Bay
(340) 779-4982
Famous charcoal grilled burgers, hot dogs, salads, mahi mahi sandwiches, more.
Lively atmosphere. Locals. Lunch & Dinner.


Snorkels Pool Bar & BBQ
The Westin Resort
Great Cruz Bay
(340) 693-8000 ext. 1702
Open air dining. Nightly specials.


Sogo's Restaurant
Downtown Cruz Bay
(340) 779-4404
West Indian & American Cuisine.


Sosa's Restaurant
Downtown Cruz Bay
(340) 693-8881
Latin cuisine - Lunch & Dinner.


Sun Dog Café & Gecko Gazebo
(340) 693-8340
Lunch Daily 11 to 4:30 Dinner Weekdays 5:30 to 9:00 pm
Casual dining in the gracious courtyard of Mongoose Junction
Cocktails from the Gecko Gazebo Bar


Surly Cantina
(formerly Paradise Sidewalk Café)
Wharfside Village
(340) 779-4810
Fresh, authentic tacos, burritos, enchiladas. Lunch 11-4:40 & Dinner 6:30-11ish.


Sweet Plantains Restaurant & Rhum Bar
Coral Bay
(340) 777-4653
Authentic Caribbean cuisine with Latin, East Indian & French Caribbean specialties.
Full bar, food-friendly wines, rum tasting menu.
Dinner only. Reservations suggested.


The Tap Room
Mongoose Junction
(340) 998-1333
St. John Brewers. Serving locally created draft beer & wine in an A/C bar & outdoor patio.
Home of Virgin Islands Pale Ale & the new Island Summer Ale.
Free WiFi.


Tourist Trap
Salt Pond
(340) 774-0912
Refreshments. Homemade tacos & sandwiches. Snacks. Fun stop on the way to Salt Pond.
Tuesday - Saturday.


T'ree Lizards Restaurant
Cinnamon Bay Campground
(340) 776-6330
A Caribbean/ American Grille with vegetarian items on the menu. Lunch & Dinner.


Turtle Bay Estate House
Caneel Bay
(340) 776-6111
Steakhouse inspired menu created by Executive Chef Anthony Dawodu. New modern menu in 2009, featuring USDA Prime steaks & local seafood, true to Turtle Bay's fine dining roots.
Gracious setting. Special occasions. Reservations required.


Uncle Joe's Bar-B-Q
Downtown Cruz Bay, across the street from the Post Office
(340) 693-8806
Barbecue chicken, ribs or steak cooked on the grill. Eat in or take out. Lunch & Dinner.


Vie's Snack Shack
Hansen Bay (East End)
Coral Bay
(340) 693-5033
Snacks include conch fritters, garlic chicken, johnny cakes,
island style beef pate & home made pineapple & coconut tarts. Sodas, beer & other cold drinks available.
Beach access.


Waterfront Bistro
(formerly Panini Beach Cafe; before that, Seychelles)
Wharfside Village
(340) 777-7755
Elegant seaside dining. Extensive wine list.
Dinner only, Lunch soon. Reservations recommended.


Windy Level
Centerline Road, Grunwald
(340) 715-2000
West Indian cuisine, fresh daily. Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner. Closed Sunday.


Woody's Seafood Saloon
Cruz Bay
(340) 779-4625
Bar-style seafood, burgers & famous Happy Hour.
Lunch, Dinner & Late Night (till 2am).


Zozo's
At Gallows Point Resort
Cruz Bay
(340) 693-9200
Fine food & dining with a spectacular sunset view of Pillsbury Sound & St. Thomas.
Northern Italian specialties. Dinner only. Reservations recommended


Dining In

Whether formal, casual, assisted, family style, cocktail, or buffet
Mah • Tai • Yum
will work with you to make your
special function memorable for every guest.
Delivered Meals
During your stay on beautiful St. John indulge yourself in the luxury of having full service meals delivered to your villa ready to eat.

In Villa Chef Services
With several menu options available, let our team become your Private Chef for the evening. Your Chef will set the stage for a decadent meal from Appetizer to Dessert that will satisfy the entire family!

Blind Betty's Hot Caribbean Concoctions, located on St. John in the Virgin Islands is in the winner circle again for 2004 Awards. Our hot sauce products are unique blends of Caribbean flavors and have been warming the judges hearts for the past several years. Visit my recipe page for some fresh ideas of the versatile uses for these Caribbean sauces.
This full spectrum of food products offer a variety of Caribbean flavors and spices. From the unique to the hot Habanero, the Taste of Paradise titillates the palette and leaves the memory of the sunny Caribbean on your lips and in your dreams. Seen on TV Food Network's "Food Finds", Cheryl shared her secrets of 'Some Hot, Some Not' and filled her Cruz Bay kitchen with the sweet heat of Habanero.

Enjoy the taste of St John!