Japanese Cuisine in the USVI

During your visit to the Virgin Islands, expect to have the privilege of deciding between a diverse set of places to eat. Japanese food lovers can't afford to miss those restaurants that dub it their specialty. Go ahead and have a taste of the variety of Japanese foods available in the Virgin Islands with the restaurants described below.

From the pleasant, very casual locale of Enkai Sushi Bar to the tempting dinner service at Buddah Sushi, there's a menu suited for each type of traveler and any style of dining desired.

The list below allows you to get a taste for the handful of Virgin Islands restaurants where Japanese food is dished out. Click on one of the options to view the full article about its ambiance, food, and what's located nearby.

Enkai Sushi Bar

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

Enkai Sushi Bar is at 3801 Crown Bay. If you're curious, Charlotte Amalie is a little more than a mile (approximately two kilometers) to the east-northeast. Looking for sushi within the Japanese food genre? Then there's no shame in it being the go-to solution that satisfies everyone. <p>As a sushi bar, Enkai offers a variety of sliced fish and seafood in rolls. However, Enkai has adapted the practice to the Caribbean, and you will find a mix of cultures in some of the rolls you order. From spicy tuna to snapper and crab, if you like seafood you should like Enkai Sushi.</p>

Buddah Sushi

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

Located in the eastern part of Maroon Town, fairly close to Anna's Retreat, Buddah Sushi is on Red Hook Road. From the restaurant, Red Hook is a little more than a mile (approximately two kilometers) to the east-northeast. Looking for Asian food, but sushi in particular? No matter your expectations for dining, make this restaurant a must-do item on your list. <p>This pagoda-style restaurant has an open kitchen where guests can look on as their food is being prepared.</p>

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. Here's one sure-fire reason to visit Havensight if your busy day calls for a satisfying serving of sushi. <p>The design at Ben Iguana's is sleek and modern, with the focal point being a series of fish tanks.</p>


Downtown Christiansted, St. Croix | (340) 773-6911

Located in the heart of downtown Christiansted, Dashi is a logical selection for travelers exploring this neighborhood or the surrounding area. Out-of-towners that want sushi will fully enjoy dining here during a visit to downtown Christiansted.

Peking Tokyo

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

Set in the heart of Red Hook, Peking Tokyo is a logical choice worth considering if you are visiting this town and nearby areas. Don't hesitate to pass through Red Hook when you just can't help your cravings for sushi.

Similar Food

If your heart's not set on this cuisine in particular, you will find similarly satisfying flavors at restaurants like these:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location Island
Golden Dragon Restaurant (340) 777-8111 Chinese The vicinity of St. Thomas and St. John None
Galangal -- Thai Downtown Christiansted St. Croix
Theo's West Indian Thai Infusion (340) 779-8436 Thai 0.9 mi. West of Central Charlotte Amalie St. Thomas
Rhumb Lines (340) 776-0303 Pan Asian / Pacific Rim Downtown Cruz Bay St. John
Fung Kong Chinese Restaurant (340) 718-3001 Chinese The vicinity of St. Thomas and St. John None
China Jade Restaurant (340) 778-1996 Chinese 3.2 mi. West-Southwest of Central downtown Christiansted St. Croix
China Express (340) 775-3388 Chinese Downtown Charlotte Amalie St. Thomas
Great Wall Restaurant (340) 776-3566 Chinese 0.7 mi. Southeast of Central Charlotte Amalie St. Thomas
Savant (340) 713-8666 Thai 0.3 mi. East-Southeast of Central downtown Christiansted St. Croix
China Panda -- Chinese 1.0 mi. West of Central downtown Christiansted St. Croix

Also, if need even more options for your long visit, find a specialty like the sushi, which is available at both Great Bay Lounge and Caneel Beach Bar & Grill.

Visitors often find that the best restaurants in the Virgin Islands are those you happen upon while journeying to and from your hotel. However, having a handful of different restaurants in your travel plans, may prove valuable later when your stomach's grumbling. To learn even more concerning the kinds of food available to you, check out this page.


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