St. John Information

NPS page for the VI National Park

Friends of the VINP

Ferry Schedules and Information

St. John Tradewinds News

Coral Bay Restaurants

AquaBistro: A large menu with many delicious choices. Beautiful views of Coral Harbor. A local's favorite for happy hour.

Shipwreck Landing: Another local favorite. They sell their own spice blends.

Skinny Legs Bar & Grill: A trip to Coral Bay would not be complete without a stop at Skinny's.

The Tourist Trap: Located close to Salt Pond Bay, it's a great place for lunch.

Cafe Concordia: Concordia resort's own restaurant. Gorgeous views of Ram Head

Miss Lucy's: Hosting full moon parties monthly. Delicious West Indian food.

Sweet Plantains: A very romantic, upscale restaurant.

Oasis: A fun and casual Coral Bay hangout. An amazing value & good food! You'll find plenty of locals here!

Pickles in Paradise: One of our favorites! Fantastic sandwiches, and a great breakfast menu. Pickles also features guest chefs throughout the week for dinners. The open-mic music night should not be missed!

Chateau Bordeaux: Located on Bordeaux Mtn. Just off Centerline road.

Angel's Rest: Doesn't sell food, but worthy of a mention. It's St. John's floating bar! Find Peter with Angel's Rest in Hansen Bay, or Haulover Bay, or any number of bays. You can't miss it - it's a big yellow floating thing, and an experience you'll only get here in Coral Bay!

Cruz Bay Restaurants

The Lime Inn: Owned by Rich and Chris for over 25 years, this is our favorite restaurant in Cruz Bay. Their menu is brilliant, and happy hour at the bar is definitely a fun time!

The Beach Bar: In Warfside Village. Live music nightly. It's a busy bar and popular with both locals and tourists.

Morgan's Mango: They have a local lobster night that is very popular with tourists.

Cafe Roma: Excellent Italian food!

High Tide Bar & Grill: A fun bar right in Warfside Village.

Waterfront Bistro: A very nice upscale restaurant in Warfside Village

Oceans 362: Located at Gallows Point Resort

La Tapa: One of our favorites.The wine selection is good, and the food is some of the very best on St. John. It's a popular place, so reservations are a good idea.

Rhumb Lines: Pacific Rim and tropical cuisine.

Zozo's: If you are looking for a special evening, this restaurant will not disappoint. Top-notch service and amazing food. Located in the sugar mill ruins on the Caneel Bay property. Parking is valet, and free when dining there.

Woody's Seafood Saloon: You can't go wrong with Woody's $1 happy hour specials.

Virgin Fire: Located in Mongoose junction

Sun Dog Cafe: A casual outdoor cafe in Mongoose junction.

Castaways: A very popular late-nite spot for locals.

Ocean Grill: A very nice upscale restaurant in Mongoose junction.

The Fish Trap: Good place for local fish. They also have a market that sells fresh-caught fish.


Sail Pepper St. John: Sail on an authentic hand-made wooden Caribbean Sloop, made right on St. John. Pepper offers day sails that include snorkeling and a gourmet picnic lunch. Captain Lance & First Mate Kim offer up their extensive knowledge of island history & marine life. Sunset sails also available.

Crabby's Water Sports: Snorkel gear rentals, sea kayak rentals, activity bookings, sunblock, beach gear and more.

Blue Mystic Charters: A gorgeous and luxurious 43' Chris Craft power boat for charters in the US and British VI. Captain Ted is wonderful. Best powerboat  charter around!

Blue Ocean Booking: A comprehensive, independent activity concierge service.

St. John Charter: St. John Charter Boats: Charter Trips, Day Trips, Day Sails in the USVI and BVI

Busy Bee Charters :A 26′ power catamaran that's great for trips to the BVI and around St. John

Low Key Dive Center: St. John's best dive center. Offering instruction, trips and merchandise

Calypso & Bad Kitty Charters: Popular for BVI boat trips

Ocean Runner: Power boat rentals

Patagon Dive Center: Dive center located in Caneel Bay resort.

Villa Rentals & Resorts

Louisenhoj in Coral Bay

Coral Dream in Coral Bay

Into the Mystic in Coral Bay

Windspree Vacation Homes

Great Expectations Villa Rentals

Fair Winds Cottages

Calabash Cottages

Gallows Point Resort

Concordia Eco Resort: Maho Bay Camp's sister resort.


The Jolly Dog: Located right next to Skinny's

Ranifly Bikini: Located in the CocoLoba complex in Coral Bay. Rani designs custom bikinis that are very comfortable and super stylish.

St. John Spice: Located at Warfside Village

Coral Bay Computers: Computer repair shop that sells memory cards, accessories, inks and more.


Keep Me Posted St. John: The mail center in Coral Bay, located in the CocoLoba complex.

Coral Bay business site: Information about things to do in Coral Bay.

Connections: Locations in Cruz Bay and near Skinny's. Mail center with computer stations. Also a place to book activities and find island information.

On Island Times

My Virgin Islands guide

Friends of the Virgin Islands National Park

Photograhy by William Stelzer

Photography by Steve Simonsen