Lime Out – St. John’s New Floating Taco Bar is a Winner!

There’s a new floating taco bar, Lime Out VI, on the Coral Bay side of St. John and it’s not to be missed! The Island Abodes team loves the delicious tacos and amazing craft cocktails in the beautiful setting of Round Bay on the East End. We highly recommend that you check it out during your next St. John vacation.

First let’s talk about the food offerings. It’s all tacos! But these aren’t any ordinary tacos…they are downright scrumptious. From Ceviche to Tuna to Surf and Turf (shrimp and short rib) and even a Vegan Taco, we’ve devoured them all. They are made-to-order with fresh ingredients wrapped in a soft tortilla. They are pretty big and we feel like you get a lot for $7-10 each.

You can’t eat tacos without a cold beverage, right? For libations Lime Out offers awesome craft cocktails, St. John Brewers beer on tap, and even bottles of bubbly if you really want to celebrate.

But the best thing about Lime Out is the location. You can either arrive by power boat, or swim/raft/kayak/paddleboard from Hanson Bay. If you’re going from shore there’s a swim up bar where you can comfortably hang out while enjoying the food, drinks and views.

Lime Out was started by the owners of the Lime Inn restaurant in Cruz Bay, which is one of our favorites. So they know good food. They are also a multi generational St. John family and have gone to great lengths to make Lime Out an environmentally responsible operation. Power comes from solar, they have only reusable cups, no straws, and they are very strict about collecting trash to make sure none ends up in the pristine surrounding waters.

How to get there? If you’re on a charter boat, just tell your captain it’s taco time! If driving, take Centerline Road to Coral Bay and turn left at the ball field. Go past Skinny Legs and keep on driving. Just past Haulover Bay is Hanson Bay where you can park. There’s a nice beach and other offerings for a small fee. Look out in the water and you can’t miss Lime Out!

Map Of Lime Out In St John USVI

Taxi Information

St. John Taxis

 

  • Lisa and Mitchell: 340-513-7444
  • Chico: 340-690-6507
  • Elvis: 340-642-0555
  • Ricky Penn: 340-513-1627
  • Owen: 340-626-6274
  • Merv: 340-690-1244
  • Erin: 340-344-4234
  • Avery: 340-690-0177
  • Starfish: 340-998-6139

If you are staying at Sunset Serenade Suites (Papaya, Honeymoon Suite, Penthouse, or Hibiscus Suite) tell the taxi driver you are staying at Sirenusa. This is the resort right next door to Sunset Serenade. Since we do not have addresses on island, this is the closest landmark that the taxi drivers will know. We are one lot over after the Sirenusa gate, so pass the Sirenusa gate and we are on the left.

If you are staying in one of our Chocolate Hole rentals (Down Yonder Pool Villa or Garden Suite) we are the first house on the left when you turn off Southshore Road onto Travelers Trail. Garden Suite is the LOWER driveway while Down Yonder is the UPPER driveway.

You will get detailed directions to your rental the week before your arrival to share with your taxi driver if you choose not to rent a jeep.

Taxi Tips:

  • Taxis are almost always available at the ferry dock in Cruz Bay (during regular ferry schedule hours) and also at the Westin. They frequently wait for passengers at the taxi stand area at Trunk Bay and Cinnamon Bay.
  • Although rates are standardized, we recommend that you speak to the driver and agree to your total rate (for you, your group, your luggage, waiting charges, etc.) before boarding the taxi.
  • Many taxis will wait to fill their vehicle before departing (particularly from the ferry dock and popular beaches).
  • To find out some approximate rates for popular beaches/destinations, visit vinow.com.
  • We highly recommend you rent your own jeep and not rely on taxis. Learn more reasons why here.

5 Reasons to Rent a Car While on St. John

We recommend renting a car while you are staying with us. Here are some of our reasons…

  1. Money. Taxis can be pricey. You pay by the person not by the ride, so this can add up quickly. Especially if you are staying for an extended period of time, you will actually save money renting a car. Plus, there is almost always free parking in town. Just ask us about our favorite spots!
  2. Time. When you are here for a short period of time, you want to make use of every second. You don’t want to waste time waiting on a taxi. Most taxis will not leave until the taxi is full costing you precious time.
  3. Beaches. Taxis don’t always trav
    el to every beach on island. This means that you may miss out on what could be your favorite beach.
  4. Adventure. It can be fun driving around and finding new things while on island. Plus you get to experience the adventure of driving on the left side of the road! Our roads can be an adventure in itself to explore the hills and turns.
  5. Freedom. You want to be able to go where you want, when you want. After all, it is your vacation! You don’t want to wait until a taxi is full to go to where you want to go, or be restricted on where you can go or what time you do it.

Book your rental jeep today!

Here are a few of our guests favorite companies:

St John Car Rental

Just Sun Jeep Rentals 

Sunshines Jeep Rental

Aqua Blu Car Rental

L&L Jeep Rental

Destiny Car Rental

Mr. Pipers Jeeps