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“Sun Dog can't be beat! You must go!”
Review of Sun Dog Cafe

Sun Dog Cafe
Ranked #12 of 61 Restaurants in Cruz Bay
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $8 - $23
Cuisines: Pizza, Healthy, Bar, Cafe
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Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Lunch, Breakfast
Description: 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 Wednesday Night Jam, from 6 to pm, a great musical event with local and visiting talent. Welcome!
Reviewed January 17, 2018

We were in St. John over the holidays and enjoyed many meals at the Sun Dog! Outstanding food (the Sunday brunch is not to be missed!) and great service! We also attended the Wednesday Night Open Mic night and it was, by far, our most fun night on the island! Fabulous food, great outdoor venue, AMAZING drinks and wonderful staff! Thanks Sun Dog! We will be back in March!

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Michael B, Owner at Sun Dog Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded January 18, 2018

Thanks Amy for taking the time and writing a great review. We'll be looking for you in March.

Michael
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Reviewed January 5, 2018 via mobile

One of the early places to open after the hurricanes. Now back to full steam ahead with great lunch menu. Always a good place. Salad with peel and eat shrimp andChicken curry roti are my favorites

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Michael B, Owner at Sun Dog Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded January 16, 2018

Thanks for the vote of confidence as we move though our recovery here and we hope to see you again soon.

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Reviewed January 3, 2018

Their breakfast/brunch is wonderful-breakfast burritos, Huevos Rancheros, breakfast quesadillas-YUM! It was so good, we went back a second time in the week we were there.

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Michael B, Owner at Sun Dog Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded January 16, 2018

Thanks and glad you enjoyed. We just started serving Brunch from 9 am to noon daily-- it's a great relaxing way to start your St. John day, especially if you are headed out to the beach. Thanks!

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Reviewed December 3, 2017

They are open in Mongoose Junction and had a great lunch! Loved their Coconut Curry Chicken Wrap! Outdoor table and so relaxing! Waitress was great!

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Michael B, Owner at Sun Dog Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded December 5, 2017

So glad you enjoyed. We have a little more time on our hands lately and so it's a bit easier to spend time getting to know our guests as we serve. Most of Mongoose Junction its open, and the repairs needed are happening quickly. So nice to see the winter crowd coming back, the snowbirds and a smattering of first timers. Thanks!

Michael

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Reviewed November 20, 2017

Went here for lunch and had the best mahi-mahi tacos! I was so happy to see them open after all the destruction of Irma! Can't say enough nice things about our waitress and the owner!

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Michael B, Owner at Sun Dog Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded November 22, 2017

Thanks so much! We were the first place open after Irma and worked off the grid on our generator for 75 days. Lots of challenges, but the staff here worked diligently and creatively through the problems. Generator broke? "I brought a gas grill". No ice? "I know where we can get some" (even when there was "none on the island"). No running water? "Paper plates". Whatever the logistics, the core staff here really stepped up to the plate.

St. John is gradually becoming normal. Well, normal for here. Point being that there are enough amenities now for most, and the challenges are diminishing. Our government says we will have 90% of the grid up by Christmas, and that sounds realistic.

I'd like to thank the people who are continuing to visit, and their many kindnesses, including this review. Hope to see you again soon.

Michael
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