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Buddha Sushi

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Rt. 38, Frydenhoj, St. Thomas
+1 340-714-3474
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DownEast and Acadia Maine, Maine
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49 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Dine in or, like we do every time we visit, order take out & enjoy sushi, Thai, etc at home!! Always busy = great food choices & service.

Thank Swimmingelf
Seattle, Washington
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

My husband and I came here for dinner because we have been craving sushi. We got the stuffed shiitake mushrooms and the baked mussels to start..they were delicious!!! The owner Raj recommended the big Buddha roll and we are so glad we went with it. Not only is it huge but it also have very unique flavors- lobster, eel, and... More 

Thank lianaborik
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35 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

We're from Seattle, and love to eat sushi. Consistently have it on a weekly basis. We had a hankering for sushi after being on this island for two weeks, so we needed to get our Sushi fix. It was recommended that we go to Buddha sushi. We thoroughly enjoyed our experience! As an appetizer we had the stuffed shiitake mushrooms... More 

Thank alexborik
New York City, New York
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

A+ for Presentation A++ for Taste The Staff as well as Taj (the owner) were so friendly and made us feel at home. They took care of us! Highly recommend Buddha Sushi!

Thank ericar96
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18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 February 2017

I took my cousin and his fiance here and we all agreed that the food was okay. It should have been a sign - we were the only ones there! We ordered about 6 different rolls to share and were expecting our server to at least point out which ones were which...that didn't happen. Our dinner was definitely tasty, but... More 

Thank Maggie R
Chicago, Illinois
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2017

The atmosphere was very relaxed, which was probably the most enjoyable part. The service was average, the server seemed unfamiliar with the menu. She also lacked knowledge of the different types of fish, fortunately half of our party is familiar with sushi. The restaurant was also out of quite a few menu items which was also disappointing. Lastly, for the... More 

1 Thank lauren21lou
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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20 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

great location, variety to accomodate all, awesome food and friendly staff. food was so fresh! prices were really good.

Thank GlamGram9989
Birmingham, Alabama
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46 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 October 2016

Recently visited for dinner in the off season. Atmosphere was very quiet and not crowded in late September. In the off season the service was not that great (she was also new) but that was made up with the delicious food. Went there craving sushi but my husband and I ended up ordering an entrée from a nice selection of... More 

Thank DannaMRay
Exeter, New Hampshire
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56 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 July 2016

Stopped by for a snack. The place looks a little ramshackle, but the interior is fine. It's right off the main road. We had a few rolls. They were excellent. Service was quick; however, we were the only one in there at 4:30.

Thank Tom P
Vi_chef, Manager at Buddha Sushi, responded to this review

Thanks for you visit & review. Pleased that you enjoyed your meal. We open at 5-10pm. Hope to see you soon!!! More 

1 review
Reviewed 11 July 2016

We enjoyed Buddha Sushi, service was good and food was excellent! Bartender was helping as wait staff was short and did an excellent job.

Thank Jennifer B
Vi_chef, Owner at Buddha Sushi, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review, we are pleased that you had a wonderful experience & hope to see you again soon. Take care! More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rt. 38, Frydenhoj, St. Thomas
  • Location: Caribbean  >  U.S. Virgin Islands  >  St. Thomas
  • Phone Number: +1 340-714-3474
Buddha Sushi is located on the East End of St. Thomas and features the best sushi on the island. The ladies here at the laboratory are very fond of it and we've been there for take-out or parties. It features a very unique and creative sushi menu. The happy hour is the best time to go, from 5 - 7 pm.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?