U.S. Virgin Islands Restaurants
- THE GREAT BAY GRILL
Within the Ritz Carlton resort is best for dinner, but the Sunday brunch is also terrific. By day or at sunset, you can see this beautiful sprawling property and St. John, which is just across the channel.
Tel: 340 775 3333.
- VIRGILIO’S, Charlotte Amalie.
This has a truly elegant ambiance. Local art is displayed on the brick walls; opera tapes play in the background and northern Italian dishes and 40 kinds of homemade pastas are featured on the menu.
Tel: 340 776 4920.
- CRAIG & SALLY’S, Frenchtown.
The delicious menu in this small and special place constantly changes depending chef Sally’s mood and the super fresh products that she snares from local fishermen and greengrocers. What never changes is her husband Craig’s 300 bottle wine list.
Tel: 340 772 222.
- HAVANA BLUE
When you call for the reservation, request a table for two set on Morning Star Beach. You’ll be served a 7 course tasting menu on a table dressed in Fine linen, china, silver, candles and flowers with a personal waiter who serves non-stop champagne You’ll have to splurge, but this is a honeymoon dinner you’ll never forget!
Tel: 340 715 2583.
- HARVEY ’S, Christiansted.
Delicious local specialties, everything from welks in butter to barbecued fish are prepared by a local chef. Tel: 340 773 3433.
- BLUE MOON, Frederiksted.
It has live jazz on Wednesday and Fridays and excellent food all the time. Spicy dishes range from gumbo to crab cakes. Chances are you’ll make some new friends if you want to.
Tel: 340 777 2222.
Watch the sun setting over the harbour in this elegant open air restaurant in a restored St. John house. The food has an Asian flair and deserts are unusual and out-of-this0world.
Tel: 340 779 4747.
- CHATEAU BORDEAUX
This is a rustic restaurant with beautiful table settings and a spectacular view of Coral Bay. Oil lanterns and chandeliers compete with flickering candles to add to the romance and make getting there (It’s a bit out of the way.) worth the trip.
Tel: 340 776 6611.
- STONE TERRACE RESTAURANT
A harbor view sets the scene for dining by soft lantern lights. You’ll want to linger over the innovative continental menu. Save room for desert! Closed Mondays.
Tel: 340 693 9370.
Reservations in these places are a must.