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da Livio

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Cruz Bay, Cruz Bay 00830, St. John
+1 340-779-8900
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17:30 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 17:30 - 22:00
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87 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We (my wife, my daughter and me) ate here last year and I gave it 5 stars. My daughter's Caesar salad was excellent. My wife's grilled octopus was good as was my Caprese (Mozzarella & Tomato). We asked for bread with our appetizers. No bread ! Believe that? Me neither. But it's true. Instead, they sold us burnt forcoccio. Terrible!... More 

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Thank Stephen1952a
Metairie, Louisiana
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14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Had dinner here after a long boat trip to the BVI. Food and service was excellent. Awesome pizza and pasta! A/C was a welcome delight after a long hot day on the water!

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Thank Giselemac
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago

it is not a pizza joint. Don't pass bye without taking a peek at their menu and dining room. Excellent service by Jorge. I recommend Custantin chardonnay. Chef owner comes out every now and then to check on costumers enjoying Northern Italian cuisine. Pizza must be good as the front terrace was busy with take out and one lady took... More 

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1 Thank frankP7228SU
Connecticut
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49 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place was recommended by the locals and it was fanrastic Homemade pastas pizza was the best on the island will definitely go back

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Thank Jacqueline Z
2 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We ate at da Livio twice during our recent visit to St. John. The food was excellent! However, the prices listed on the menu are for the small (appetizer) portion and not the dinner portion, so best ask the price if desiring a dinner portion. The bread is a la carte, which is very unusual (and disappointing) for an Italian... More 

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Thank Thomas S
Vandergrift, Pennsylvania
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83 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have been to da Livio in the past and went last night about an hour before they closed and ask for a table on the porch since it was such a nice night. They only had one table for four and the man that greeted us said he wanted to hold it for a four top but we could... More 

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1 Thank LDtravelalot
St. John
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Da Livio's food is impeccably prepared, and that's why you should go there. I've eaten there several times (lived on island for many years) and have never been disappointed in the least; in fact it's in my top three restaurants on St. John. You're going to find there a European service and style of restaurant. While you'll be seated and... More 

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Thank Rachel681
Bloomfield Hills, Michigan
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

Pizza was excellent, service great, very attentive, it is a little pricey, so I see how that could turn some folks away. However, I agree with the positive reviews.

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Thank P_E_A_K_1995
Springfield, Illinois
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 April 2017

We had heard this was a very good restaurant. It wasnt. The "service" started with wet cloth napkins and went down from there. Even though it was fairly empty, we rarely saw our waiter. No bread was offered. No refills of our drinks were asked about. The prices on the menu are for the appetizer portions for items that have... More 

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1 Thank 57GhostWriter57
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40 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

This was a restaurant my husband and I had been curious to try since we come to the island each year. Finally we decided to give it a try. We ordered 2 different salads and 2 pasta dishes to share. Since we were not sure on portion sizes, we got a appetizer size and a dinner size pasta dish. The... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$12 - US$50
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
17:30 - 22:00
Monday
17:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
17:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
17:30 - 22:00
Thursday
17:30 - 22:00
Friday
17:30 - 22:00
Saturday
17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cruz Bay, Cruz Bay 00830, St. John
  • Location: Caribbean  >  U.S. Virgin Islands  >  St. John  >  Cruz Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 340-779-8900
Description
Da Livio is nestled in the heart of Cruz Bay. Offering an exclusive and authentic taste of Italy, we bring you a unique dining experience to the island that's not offered by any other restaurant around. Aside from bringing you a crafted menu, we are also a private distributor of wine and specialty imported goods. Each of our dishes are packed with outstandingly fresh ingredients that are all imported to ensure that we serve our original recipes the way they are indented. Choose from our handmade pastas and sauces to our brick oven pizza- everything is made from scratch, each time. From the Caputo flour, imported from Napoli and used in our dough- to the Faema E61 that is the only one on in the entire islands, come taste the difference and quality with us at Da Livio!

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