Japanese Cuisine on St. Thomas

If, on your travels, you know you're going to want some Japanese food, you might have an opportunity to satisfy your hunger. Though not incredibly abundant, there are a couple of locations in the Virgin Islands offering meals in this style.

Restaurants Map

With many options, from the very casual setting of Enkai Sushi Bar to the tempting dinner service at Buddah Sushi, there's a menu for every guest and every style of vacation.

The list below allows you to read more about the limited selection of Japanese places you'll encounter as you're out on the town. Find one that whets your appetite and click its name to discover the details about its location, ambiance, and more.

Enkai Sushi Bar

The vicinity of Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas | (340) 774-6254

Enkai Sushi Bar is found in the vicinity of Charlotte Amalie, on St. Thomas; 1.2 miles to the west-southwest of Charlotte Amalie. Thinking about Japanese food, and definitely need some sushi? If you say yes, consider making this fun restaurant a must-do item on your list.

Enkai Sushi Bar is a dockside restaurant that blends right into the surrounding with an open air dining room that looks out over the water and featured wood finishes. In fact, if you didn't know you were dining at a sushi bar, the scenery might lead you to believe you're eating at a bar and grill that specializes in seafood.

Beni Iguana's Sushi Bar & Restaurant

Havensight, St. Thomas | (340) 777-8744

Beni Iguana's Sushi Bar & Restaurant is located in Havensight, in the southeastern outskirts of Charlotte Amalie. Make the trip here to Havensight for an unforgettable experience with the special: sushi.

The design at Ben Iguana's is sleek and modern, with the focal point being a series of fish tanks.

Buddah Sushi

Maroon Town, St. Thomas | (340) 714-3474

Buddah Sushi is located near Anna's Retreat; it's a little more than a mile (approximately two kilometers) to the west-southwest of Red Hook. Consider stopping by Maroon Town if your busy day calls for a satisfying serving of sushi.

With upwards of fifty different types of rolls, Buddah Sushi offers a great selection of common and uncommon products of Japanese culinary techniques. In addition to their raw seafood though, there is also a number of cooked dishes that include local fish and shellfish, as well as chicken and steak entrees.

Peking Tokyo

Red Hook, St. Thomas | (340) 779-7338

Located in the heart of Red Hook, Peking Tokyo is a logical selection for people exploring this town and nearby areas. Here's one sure-fire reason to visit Red Hook if you love Chinese food, but especially crave sushi.

Similar Food

For something different in the same ballpark, you may enjoy the distinct yet similar flavor profiles at restaurants like these:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location
Great Wall Restaurant (340) 776-3566 Chinese 0.9 mi. Southeast of Downtown Charlotte Amalie
China Fast Food (340) 775-6881 Chinese 0.6 mi. West of Central Anna's Retreat
China Express (340) 775-3388 Chinese Downtown Charlotte Amalie
Theo's West Indian Thai Infusion (340) 779-8436 Thai 0.6 mi. West-Southwest of Downtown Charlotte Amalie

Also, for yet another take on this theme, consider sampling a signature item like the sushi featured at Great Bay Lounge.

Despite your dining plans, you may find the best food and drink options in the Virgin Islands are the ones you happen upon while walking the streets near your hotel. But, writing down at least a couple different places in your daily agenda, is recommended no matter the size of your group. To read more details concerning the dining options available to you, check out this page.


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