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balter delivers the perfect combination of simple elegance. Taste St. Croix in the offerings from balter's menu. With fresh, locally sourced ingredients, one of a kind cocktails, and unparalleled service, balter is the new standard when it comes to Crucian hospitality. Enjoy inspired craft cocktails, or choose from balter's extensive list of wines, thoughtfully selected by Sommelier Patrick Kralik. Dine alfresco in balter's beautiful garden courtyard, or enjoy the air-conditioned comfort of their elegant dining room. At balter, you come in as a stranger, eat and drink as a friend, and leave feeling like family.  Please call us for reservations.

Location: Christiansted
Phone: (340) 719-5896

Located in historic downtown Christiansted, balter offers upscale dining featuring fresh, local seafood and a farm-to-table menu featuring produce and meats from local St. Croix farmers. Enjoy cocktails created with their house-infused spirits and freshly muddled herbs grown right on site, or choose form their award-winning wine list. Whether you choose to sit at their beautiful indoor bar, the air conditioned dining room featuring the original Danish brick oven, or in the elegantly appointed courtyard, you are sure to have an unforgettable experience. 

Dinner is served Monday - Saturday from 5:00pm – 9:30pm. Closed Sundays. 

Happy Hour with food and drink specials is served daily from 5:00pm - 7:00pm at the bar.

To see our current menus, please click here.

My favorite part about food and wine is how it brings everyone together. Everything we do in life requires us to eat, and the best complement to good food is good wine and good company!

It’s the warmth of the staff that makes balter special. Come in and see for yourself!

Cheers, Patrick Kralik


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