10 Best Restaurants in Cruz Bay St John

on November 15, 2019

No one wants to decide where to eat on vacation so we give you our 10 picks for the best restaurants in Cruz Bay

10 Best Restaurants in Cruz Bay St John

We have made the decision of where to eat a little easier for you by compiling our list for the 10 Best Restaurants in Cruz Bay!

Food is an essential part to any celebration, but choosing where to eat on vacation can be a difficult decision, especially on St John where there are so many great options in one place.

If you still can’t decide where to eat after reading this, you may want to consider one of our food tours or contact us to schedule a private event for your special occasion! Our guides will show you exactly where to eat while sampling some of the best restaurants on St John.

Note, restaurants are listed in alphabetic order.

1864 The Restaurant

Cuisine: Seafood
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Hours:WED-MON
LUNCH 11:00AM-2:00PM
RAW BAR 2:00PM-5:00PM
DINNER 5:30PM-9:00PM
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From the same people that brought you Extra Virgin, this new seafood spot has just opened for it’s first season and has been getting rave reviews from our tour guests. That’s why we included it in our list of the best restaurants on St John!

Extra Virgin Bistro

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Cuisine: Farm-to-table, Wine Bar
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Hours: Tues-Sun. 5:30pm till 9:00pm
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Tucked into the heart of Cruz Bay, this hidden treasure always gets a rave review from our guests with an excellent wine selection and perfectly cooked proteins. We have never had a bad dining experience here so you can’t go wrong with this pick for a nice dinner.

La Tapa

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Cuisine: Tapas and Wine Bar
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Hours: Mon-Sat. 5:30pm till 10pm
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La Tapa uses a rotating menu of the freshest local ingredients, therefore it is the perfect spot for foodies who like to share! For groups of 4 or more, we recommend trying the famous seafood paella at this Spanish inspired pick for best restaurant on St John.

Lime Inn Restaurant & Bar

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Cuisine: Modern Caribbean, Seafood
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Hours: Mon-Fri. 11:30am till 9:30pm
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One of the longest running restaurants in Cruz Bay, Lime Inn has kept some of its staple menu items, such at the infamous clam chowder, and combined them with local favorites to create one of the most versatile menus on St John. Therefore, making this one of the hottest spots with locals and visitor alike!

The Longboard

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Cuisine: “Caribbean-inspired Coastal Cantina”, Farm-to-table
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Hours: Sun-Sat. 3pm till 10pm
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Be prepared to get here early or wait for a table, because Longboard is one of the hottest restaurants on St John & they don’t accept reservations. However, it is worth the wait for a taste at this Caribbean surf shack.

Morgan's Mango Restaurant

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Cuisine: Modern Caribbean
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Hours: Sat-Sun. 5:30pm till 10pm
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The food at Morgan’s Mango has made it a favorite of many locals & visitors since they first opened. Their modern take on traditional dishes with a Caribbean flare offers something that everyone will enjoy!

Ocean 365

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Cuisine: Caribbean, “Island-to-table”
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Hours: Wed-Mon. 5pm till 9:30pm
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Located at Gallows Point resorts, Ocean 365 offers flavors to match its amazing ocean and sunset views! The “island-to-table” cuisine provides a fresh local menu which is perfect for anyone watching their waistline.

St John Brewers Tap Room

Cuisine: Caribbean American, Craft Brewery & Pub
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Hours: Mon-Sun. 11am till 12am
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This pick is St John’s only craft brewery, so it’s the perfect spot for the beer lover! This restaurant offers some amazing eats with dozens of beers on tap made right here in Cruz Bay. We recommend the Mango Shandy with pizza and wings!

The Terrace Restaurant

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Cuisine: Contemporary French
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Hours: Mon-Sat. 5:30pm-10pm
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The Terrace utilizes the freshest seafood and local provisions combined with high-end ingredients flown in from around the world. Therefore you are guaranteed to enjoy an unforgettable dining experience at this french inspired restaurant in Cruz Bay.

Dave & Jerry's Steakhouse

Cuisine: Steakhouse
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This restaurant is not scheduled to open till late 2019, but we can’t wait to try this highly anticipated addition to Cruz Bay’s restaurants. Check their website for opening dates and times.

Still can’t decide where to eat?

Let us make the decision of where to eat for you and come on one of our food tours! If you don’t find the tour date you prefer on our calendar, then contact us for more info or to schedule a private event for your special occasion!