Asian Cuisine in the USVI

If you're a big fan of Asian food, you might find yourself with an opportunity to treat yourself. Even though you may find your options somewhat limited, you can still find a couple of locations in the Virgin Islands offering meals in this style.

Your plate will be full of choices, from the very casual favorite named Fatty Crab to the cafes whose top dishes are worth daydreaming about, there's something for every guest and every dining expectation.

Take a moment to get more details about the small set of popular Asian places you'll run across during your getaway. On each restaurant's name, click to discover the details about its style, hours, or even what the view will be like.

Buddah Sushi

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

Buddah Sushi is located in the vicinity of Anna's Retreat; it is a little more than a mile (approximately two kilometers) to the west-southwest of Red Hook. Guests who want sushi will thoroughly like stopping here during a visit to Maroon Town. This pagoda-style restaurant has an open kitchen where guests can look on as their food is being prepared.

Fatty Crab

Downtown Cruz Bay, St. John | (340) 775-9951

Fatty Crab is found within downtown Cruz Bay, near the middle of Cruz Bay. Fresh seafood and Asian style eats are a great pair at this relaxed eatery. Fatty Crab makes an effort to used locally sourced products whenever possible in their kitchen.

Lucky Bamboo

Downtown Cruz Bay, St. John | (340) 774-9900

Lucky Bamboo is located in downtown Cruz Bay, in the heart of Cruz Bay. For a great way to wind down while digging into flavorful Asian fare, remember this place where the setting is casual. The culinary style of Vietnam is fully represented here with their hot and sour soups and spicy kung pao beef. You will find many of the same food that you would in other Asian restaurants, however the Vietnamese style, spices, and sauces make the food taste completely different.

Similar Food

You may crave something slightly different, in which case you may enjoy the distinct yet similar flavor profiles at restaurants like the following:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location Island
China Express (340) 775-3388 Chinese Downtown Charlotte Amalie St. Thomas
Rhumb Lines (340) 776-0303 Pan Asian / Pacific Rim Downtown Cruz Bay St. John
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
Galangal -- Thai Downtown Christiansted St. Croix
China Jade Restaurant (340) 778-1996 Chinese 3.2 mi. West-Southwest of Central downtown Christiansted St. Croix
China Fast Food (340) 775-6881 Chinese The vicinity of St. Thomas and St. John None
China Fast Food (340) 775-6881 Chinese 0.6 mi. West of Central Anna's Retreat St. Thomas
Havana Blue (340) 715-2583 Pan Asian / Pacific Rim 1.4 mi. South-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

Sometimes, the most satisfying culinary offerings in the Virgin Islands are the ones you casually come across during your exploration of different cities. Of course, you'll save yourself some stress if you plan on visiting specific venues. To discover more details regarding the types of food available to you, check out this page.


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