Morgan’s Mango (Cruz Bay, St. John) – this restaurant’s menu covers many Caribbean cuisines – Creole, Bahamian, Cuban, Jamaican, Haitian, Puerto Rican and Mayan. All of these cuisines have been influenced by the original inhabitants of the islands, the Arawak and Carib Indians, as well as the Africans, East Indians and Chinese who arrived later. […]
Mafolie Restaurant (Upper Rd, St Thomas 00802) – this restaurant (as part of Mafolie Hotel) offers an enticing menu of island favorites including locally caught seafood specials such as Stuffed Atlantic Salmon and Water Island Fresh Caribbean Lobster Cocktail. No doubt, its balcony – which offers great views of the harbor, is a winner with […]
Kendrick’s (The Buccaneer Resort, 5007 Shoys, Christiansted, St. Croix) – once located in the heart of historic Christiansted in an old Danish Great House, Kendrick’s (which originally opened in 1986) and quickly gaining a solid reputation for excellent food, relocated to The Buccaneer Resort by 2014. The menu ranges from enticing appetizers, salads, fabulous entrees […]
Hook, Line & Sinker (Rue De Chez Reuben, French Town, St. Thomas) — slightly off the beaten path, but only a short and pleasant stroll along Charlotte Amalie’s breeze-swept waterfront, is the picturesque harbor side community of Frenchtown. It’s here that you will find one of St. Thomas’ special hideaways, Hook Line & Sinker. Since […]
Gladys Café (Royal Dane Mall Shopping Center, Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas) – the meals served at this bustling restaurant are Caribbean-based, with entrees like curry goat with rice and peas, sauteed oxtail, and fungi (a sweet mash of okra and corn meal). One appeal with this restaurant is the home-made hot sauce (which can be […]
Fresh Bistro (Yacht Haven Grande, St. Thomas) – this is a Mediterranean style bistro that serves Italian-inspired dishes in a laidback setting (complete with a view of the shore and the yachts nearby). There are also vegetarian meals. It also has a competent, reasonably-priced wine list.
Fish Tails (Red Hook, St. Thomas 00802) – unlike some other seafood places in the USVI, this restaurant serves locally-caught fish and lobster, as well as amazing sushi dishes.
Fatty Crab (Prince Street, Cruz Bay, St. John) – Fatty Crab is a restaurant that serves Malaysian inspired cuisine. While the cuisine stays very true to the Malaysian palate, it also pulls from the cuisines of other Southeast Asian countries and employ many western techniques in the execution of the food. They strive to support […]
Eat @ Cane Bay (110c Cane Bay, Frederiksted, St. Croix 00851) – this restaurant serves a variety of American meals: sandwiches, burgers, fries, chicken, as well as fast-food friendly seafood items like shrimp and fried calamari. This restaurant’s reputation rests with the live entertainment it provides: from Reggae and Calypso acts, to jazz and other […]
Duggan’s Reef (5452 Teaque Bay, St.Croix 00820) – opened in 1983, this seaside restaurant revels in serving its patrons a variety of seafood dishes – ranging from tempura fish, to lobster bisque, red snapper (in a banana leaf with vegetables & Caribbean spices), pan-seared Atlantic salmon, and grilled swordfish. A number of celebrities and politicians […]