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18-38 Estate Enighed, Cruz Bay 00831, St. John
+1 340-777-7115
07:30 - 14:00
Closed now
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Sun - Sat 07:30 - 14:00
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Saint Louis, Missouri
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31 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We love to go here in the morning and people watch from the elevated location. Parking is in the Lumberyard. Great breakfast burrito and bloody mary's and mimosas.

Thank Soulardstl
New York City, New York
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21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Do not miss this hidden gem. Omelettes were crazy delicious, service friendly and efficient, ambiance adorable.

Thank stua0500
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66 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

you looking for a good hearty breakfast in cruz bay, climb the steps to jakes. don't expect speed of light service, but really good, fresh, plentiful breakfasts. homemade jams. need a bloody mary or mimosa, this is your place. corned beef hash, banana pancakes, even just the bacon and eggs taste special. went back 3 times in 7 days.

Thank TripMember081320151
Vancouver, Canada
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We found our way to this new dinner presentation in St John and it was wonderful. A great combination of fine cooking, attentive service and a sincere desire to please that was wonderful to experience. As you look at all the options try this one you will love it.

Thank Ken D
Vancouver, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Most people know Jake's as an breakfast or lunch place. It now has a dinner option which is delicious and a particularly good deal in you do Jake's "Pick 3 for $50". With this option you pick one of the appies, a main course and a dessert. We all enjoyed our choices. They were well presented and delicious. The place... More 

Thank Steph5402
Edmonton, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Jake's is now open for dinner!! And it is fabulous, truly a memorable dinner experience. The food is outstanding, and the chef and his sous chef have created a wonderful menu, which, while small (about 5 appies and 5 mains) are well-thought out. What we really liked was the "Pick 3" dinner--one appy, one main, and one dessert for $50--an... More 

Thank westvantim
Vancouver, Canada
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Jake's has just started offering dinner, made by two fabulous chefs who recently were with Caneel Bay Resort. We did the $50 fixed price 3 course dinner. What a treat! Every course was delicious. Fried shrimp. Scallop with coconut polenta. Steak frites. Pork Belly. Bananas Foster. Chocolate bread pudding. The service was friendly and gracious. The atmosphere the best of... More 

Thank Amanda H
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22 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great place to eat. Their breakfast is yum. The potato pancakes are like heaven. The staff is very good and nice people. Not like so many on island. As they stay at Jake's big deal as so many other places turn their staff so often. Same great food every time. Now they are open for dinner. Hidden secret too. As... More 

Thank Kris D
Fort Wayne, Indiana
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20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped here for a mid morning breakfast and were not disappointed. Basic breakfast fare served in a cool atmosphere overlooking Cruz Bay. As annual visitors this has always been a consistent morning meal. The just started serving dinner with a former chef from Caneel Bay, will have to try. Good Bloody Mary and good friendly service from Shannon. Island speed... More 

Thank Greg S
Dunkirk, MD
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108 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

We wanted to grab a quick breakfast so we stopped at Jakes as we heard it was good. It was great, but not fast. My wife & I had omelets & they were delicious. Fresh & wow a lot of cheese! Sit at the counter at the window & enjoy the local folks walking around Cruz Bay. Shannon did a... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 6 - USD 14
American, Cafe, Diner
Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Seating, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats, View
Open Hours
07:30 - 14:00
07:30 - 14:00
07:30 - 14:00
07:30 - 14:00
07:30 - 14:00
07:30 - 14:00
07:30 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18-38 Estate Enighed, Cruz Bay 00831, St. John
  • Location: Caribbean  >  U.S. Virgin Islands  >  St. John  >  Cruz Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 340-777-7115
Serving up the best breakfast on St. John! Entire menu served all day.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?