Pan Asian / Pacific Rim Cuisine on St. John

If you've got a hankering for Pan Asian / Pacific Rim cuisine, don't pass up an opportunity to indulge yourself. Though not incredibly abundant, you can still find a few restaurants in the Virgin Islands offering meals in this style.

With everything from the very casual attitude beloved by guests of Rhumb Lines to the simple cafes where cocktails are equally important to the food on the plate, you might come across a dish worth fighting over.

Restaurants Map

Below, you can get a taste for the limited selection of Pan Asian / Pacific Rim places you'll encounter while vacationing nearby. Find the one that makes your mouth water and click its name to view more information about its location, style, and more.

Rhumb Lines

Downtown Cruz Bay, St. John | (340) 776-0303

Rhumb Lines, part of Meada's Plaza, is found within downtown Cruz Bay, near the heart of Cruz Bay. Seafood (of course) and Pan Asian / Pacific Rim fare share the same plate at this friendly establishment.

While the dishes may be from different parts of the globe, most involve seafood grilled with flavorful spices and prepared in traditional methods. However, you will also be presented with a number of pork, beef, and chicken options, often cooked with noodles or rice.

Wok on the Beach

Coral Bay, St. John | (340) 693-3313

Wok on the Beach is located toward the heart of Coral Bay. If you and your group have a desire to mate Pan Asian / Pacific Rim cooking with Asian Fusion panache, this dining establishment is selling both.

The menu at Wok on the Beach features yummy pan-asian tapas selections as well as a long list of what the restaurant calls 'Big Bowls' which are combinations of different meats, fish, vegetables, and seasonings all cooked together. Along with that, Wok on the Beach also has an extensive list of hand-crafted cocktails and traditional sakes and teas.

Similar Food

If your preferences are flexible, there are other categories to tackle, including places like the following:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location Island
Umami Bar (340) 244-2824 Asian Fusion Downtown Cruz Bay St. John
China Express (340) 775-3388 Chinese 0.5 mi. West-Southwest of Central Charlotte Amalie St. Thomas
China Fast Food (340) 775-6881 Chinese 0.6 mi. West of Central Anna's Retreat St. Thomas
Peking Tokyo (340) 779-7338 Chinese 1.6 mi. East of Central Maroon Town St. Thomas
Buddah Sushi (340) 714-3474 Japanese 1.7 mi. Southeast of Central Anna's Retreat St. Thomas
Beni Iguana's Sushi Bar & Restaurant (340) 777-8744 Japanese 0.7 mi. Southeast of Central Charlotte Amalie St. Thomas
Great Wall Restaurant (340) 776-3566 Chinese 0.7 mi. Southeast of Central Charlotte Amalie St. Thomas
Theo's West Indian Thai Infusion (340) 779-8436 Thai 0.9 mi. West of Central Charlotte Amalie St. Thomas
Asolare Restaurants (340) 779-4747 Asian Fusion 0.3 mi. North of Downtown Cruz Bay St. John
Enkai Sushi Bar (340) 774-6254 Japanese 1.2 mi. West-Southwest of Central Charlotte Amalie St. Thomas

Some of the best culinary offerings in the Virgin Islands are those that you casually come across during your daytime travels. However, jotting down the addresses of a few tasty-sounding cafes and bars in your travel plans, allows you to stay flexible. To read more regarding the types of food waiting for you, check out this page.


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