It’s five o’clock somewhere! And you deserve a drink after a day of enjoying the beaches. There’s nothing more refreshing than chilling out at one of the many beach bars in the US Virgin Islands with a cold beer. Fortunately, the islands have no shortage of fantastic beach bars where you can relax and enjoy the atmosphere.
Here are some of the hottest beach bars in the US Virgin Islands, so raise a glass and toast to a wonderful USVI vacation.
This laid back bar in Coral Bay on St. John is legendary and has been serving customers for more than two decades. It is named after the slender legs of the original owners, best friends Moe and Dougie. The bar has a sail cloth for a ceiling, an open-air bar and grill and seriously delicious food and drinks at very affordable prices. This is a must visit in St. John!
Sip a cocktail while you listen to the waves lapping at the soft white sand. Rhythms is a great beach bar in Frederisksted, St. Croix. The bartenders are friendly, the food is delicious and it’s a great place to meet new friends. Plus it’s in the perfect location after a shopping day downtown St. Croix!
Located in beautiful Cane Bay in St. Croix, this bar is popular with island visitors and St. Croix locals. It also offers delicious meals made from fresh local ingredients and perhaps one of the most beautiful views on the entire North Shore. On Monday through Friday you can enjoy Happy Hour from 4pm until sunset – and man are the views worth drinking to!
Iggies is one of the funkiest beach bars in the US Virgin Islands! Located at Bolongo Bay Beach in St. Thomas, this bar has live music seven nights per week, as well as delicious food and drinks. It’s only a few feet away from the water’s edge, so you can breathe in the fresh ocean air or even take a dip to cool off. Plus, Iggie’s hosts “Bands in the Sand” concerts and other special events such as Super Bowl Tailgate Parties and Carnivals.
If you love rum, head to Joe’s and check out the extensive selection of rum drinks. They also serve Coladas, Margaritas, Daiquiris and Mojitos with freshly squeezed limes and mint. As well as a great selection of yummy drinks, they have also merged with the Cruz Bay Pizza Shop, so they now offer a full menu of pizzas to enjoy with your cocktail.
This is a friendly beach bar with a great menu featuring burgers, sandwiches, salads and a selection of yummy desserts. In scenic Caneel Bay, this is a great place for sports fans to head and watch the game, as it offers large TV screens and a laid back, casual atmosphere. Or, if you aren’t interested in the sports on the screen you can turn your attention to the beautiful sunset and the sparkling waters of the Caribbean.
Whichever drinking hot spot you choose, you won’t be disappointed. All of the beach bars in the US Virgin Islands have character, views and serve the best booze on the island. While you’re here, check out the top ten drinks on the US Virgin Islands, so you’re ready to order when you arrive!