The Blue Moon Cafe (Secret Harbour Resort, 340/779-2262, 8 a.m.–10 p.m. daily, $14–25) transforms from a casual beachfront café into a refined dinner spot at night. The breakfast menu features traditional favorites. At lunch, you can try sandwiches, portobello mushroom salad, or coconut shrimp. For dinner, the menu includes seafood dishes, pasta, risottos, and grill favorites, including New York strip steak, ribs, and chicken breasts. The location just steps from the beach lends a relaxing ambience.
Bolongo Bay’s upscale eatery is The Lobster Grill (Bolongo Bay, 340/775-1800, breakfast daily 7:30–10:30 a.m., lunch Mon.–Fri. 11:30 a.m.–3 p.m., dinner Fri.–Sun. 6–9 p.m., $20–45), a gourmet restaurant that offers a view of the water and a nice intimate setting for a special dinner out. Friday night is lobster night; Saturday is surf and turf; and Sunday is prime rib. In addition, you can order seared tuna, herbed mahimahi, glazed duck, or other traditional favorites, including shrimp, pasta, and steak. Lunch is a casual affair ($10–14), with salads, burgers, and sandwiches.
© Susanna Henighan Potter from Moon Virgin Islands, 4th edition