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Meredith Zimmerman Photography : St. Croix, US Virgin Islands destination wedding, elopement and travel photography.

© 2019 by Meredith Zimmerman Photography.

US VIRGIN ISLANDS

GUIDE TO ST. CROIX

Here's a quick list of my favorite spots and things to do on the island. If you're looking for more information, check out GoToStCroix.com.

CHRISTIANSTED & EAST END

BARS & RESTAURANTS

  • Salt Great Pond (get the calamari and the Cruzan Sour cocktail or margarita)

  • Uptown Eatery

  • Cafe Christine (only open during the weekdays)

  • 40 Strand (shrimp & grits is the best)

  • The Mill Pizza (my favorite spot on the boardwalk)

  • Savant (make sure you sit in the courtyard)

  • Duggan’s Reef

  • BES Craft Cocktails

  • Breakers Roar Tiki Bar

  • The Bombay Club

  • Ziggy’s Island Market

  • Ital in Paradise (great vegan food)

  • Shupe's on the Boardwalk

NORTH SHORE

  • Flyers Bar & Grill (greek salad and fish tacos are my favorite)

  • Rowdy Joe’s 

  • Ama at Cane Bay

  • Spratnet Beach Bar

  • Eat @ Cane Bay

  • Off the Wall (fun bingo night on Tuesdays)

  • Un Amore (awesome Italian food)

MID-ISLAND

  • Leatherback Brewing Co.

  • La Reine Chicken Shack (don't miss this)

  • Sion Farm Distillery

  • La Reine Farmer's Market

FREDERIKSTED & WEST END

  • Tapdeck Bar & Billiards

  • Rhythms at Rainbow Beach

  • Nidulari (only open Wednesday, Saturday & Sunday)

  • The Fred Hotel

  • Norma’s Domino Club (check out the beer drinking pigs)

  • Turtle’s Deli Sandwiches (only open during the weekdays)

  • Smoke STX

  • Armstrong’s Ice Cream (a Crucian classic)

  • Roots & Kulchah (another good vegan option)

SHOPPING

HIKING

  • Crucian Gold

  • Adorn

  • IB Designs

  • St. Croix Surf Company

  • Molly’s

  • Sonya’s

  • Goat Hill

  • Isaac & Jack Bay

  • Annaly Bay Tide Pools

  • Hamm’s Bluff Lighthouse

THINGS TO DO

  • Cruzan Rum Tour

  • Buck Island Tour (Caribbean Sea Adventures is my top choice & you might catch me working on the boat)

  • Inshore or offshore fishing (my husband works for Captain Cook Charters)

  • Jump off and snorkel the Frederiksted Pier

  • Scuba Dive off the wall at Cane Bay (Cane Bay Dive Shop offers the best boat dives)

  • Drive to Point Udall

  • Slow Down Dinner at Ridge to Reef Farm

  • Lyric Sails sunset sail

  • Bioluminescent Bay Kayak Tour (Bush Tribe or Virgin Kayak Tours are my go-tos)

  • Hangout at The Fred hotel’s pool in Frederiksted

  • Horseback riding with Cruzan Cowgirls Horse Rescue

  • ATV tour with Gecko's Island Adventures

BEACHES

EAST END

  • Smuggler’s Cove

  • Cramer’s Park

  • Isaac & Jack Bay

  • Tamarind Reef

  • Chenay Bay

  • Shoys

  • The Buccaneer

NORTH SHORE

  • Cane Bay 

  • Pelican Cove

  • Carambola

WEST END

  • Rainbow Beach 

  • Dorsch Beach

  • Sandy Point National Wildlife Refuge (only open on Saturday & Sunday)

  • Sand Castle