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Sun Dog Cafe

) #10 of 38 Restaurants in Cruz Bay $$ - $$$ , American, Caribbean
N Shore Road | Mongoose Junction, Cruz Bay 00830, St. John
+1 340-693-8340
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good31%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (172 reviews)
“burrito” (61 reviews)
“white pizza” (11 reviews)
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Grill, American, Caribbean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
N Shore Road | Mongoose Junction, Cruz Bay 00830, St. John
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Reviewed September 29, 2015

Sund Dog Cafe is located in beautiful Mongoose Junction with outdoor tables scattered about. The food is delicious, and very creative. The owners are fantastic folks who are longtime St. John residents and really care about the quality of the dining experience.More

Thank trunkbaygirl
Michael B, Owner at Sun Dog Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded September 30, 2015

Hi TBG Thanks for the review and we very much appreciate the compliments, which I would in turn pass on to our staff doing the hard work every day so that our guests can enjoy themselves here. Hope to see you again soon! Michael SDC...More

Reviewed September 26, 2015

The food was good. The night we visited they were having a few kitchen staff problems and had to wait 45 min for our food. This didn't bother us since we had no where to be that night. The waitress apologized serval times and brought...More

Thank Alison B
Reviewed September 14, 2015

Great lunch experience. We ordered several different dishes and shared them. Excellent Roti, great hummus, very fresh crispy salad. Overall great lunch.

Thank malindaab
Reviewed September 14, 2015

The food was really good! We ate their about three times. The pizza was really good. I heard the quesadillas was excellent from a person at the table next to me. We ate their once and got food to go twice. I think they share...More

Thank NickfromHouston F
Reviewed September 12, 2015 via mobile

The quesadilla was wonderful as well as Mahi Mahi tacos, fresh hot and service was great. No complaints. Mix with a pain killer and you have a great start for a vacation!!!

Thank Nobull1234
Reviewed September 1, 2015

Stopped for dinner after shopping at Mongoose Junction. It's location is among the beautiful stone buildings, terrace tables with umbrellas gives it a festive feel. Interesting menu and reasonable prices.

Thank sharon w
Reviewed August 25, 2015 via mobile

Nice Cafe tables in the courtyard. We enjoyed the food. My son had a great quesadilla. I enjoyed the puff pastry of the day. Lots of healthy options.

Thank Aysha H
Reviewed August 23, 2015 via mobile

Stopped in here for happy hour and a bite to eat. The seating is all outside individual round tables with umbrellas. Good selection of drinks. We ordered the sangria and beer both good. Food wise, the menu selection is varied enough that I'm sure there...More

Thank Jay S
Reviewed August 19, 2015

We went here for dinner one night. The food was good and the restaurant was not crowded. I recommend the shrimp quesadilla.

Thank Cathy H
Reviewed August 19, 2015

Lovely al fresco dining in Mongoose Junction. Great service, tasty food, big portions. I had ,"the Burrito That Ate Cruz Bay", yummy! Fun to people watch while you enjoy good food! Would definitely go back.

Thank MarkusOfExcellence
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$8 - $19
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Parking Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids, Bar scene
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: N Shore Road | Mongoose Junction, Cruz Bay 00830, St. John
  • Location: Caribbean  >  U.S. Virgin Islands  >  St. John  >  Cruz Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 340-693-8340
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Sun Dog Cafe is a great casual dining option, and home to the Gecko Gazebo, our open air bar overlooking the gracious center courtyard of Mongoose Junction. A New York Times Travel and Leisure Pick for St. John, we serve lunch daily, dinner on weekdays, and brunch on Sunday. Don't Miss the Sunday Night Jam, from 6 to pm, a great musical event with local and visiting talent. Welcome!
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