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3801 Crown Bay, Frenchtown 00802, St. Thomas
+1 340-774-6254
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Ranked #5 of 7 Restaurants in Frenchtown
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $8 - $25
Hours:
Tue - Sat 4:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Wed - Fri 11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Cuisines: Sushi, Vegetarian, Bar, Fusion
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations
Description: Winner of the reader's choice 'Best Sushi of the VI on St. Thomas 2014'. Enjoy an array of artisanal sushi, created with love.
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English first
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014 NEW

Fish was incredibly fresh, staff very friendly, and the roll combinations are amazing. We sat with Dan @ the sushi bar and he killed it! The ambiance is also spectacular. This will definitely be my first choice in dining out from now on.

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St. Thomas
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014 NEW

For the Island I'll give them 4/5 stars. I should preface this review - I am from the Pacific NW and routinely each sushi from Portland and Seattle, which short of going to asia is pretty much untouchable. I ordered the bento box and found the rice to be somewhat dry and undercooked. The roll was difficult to enjoy on... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

This place was great! Fresh and tasteful sushi. The place is a hole in the wall but it's worth it. The view its spectacular and it's by the water. Friendly staff. Check it out!

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Senior Contributor
30 reviews 30 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

We have visited Enkai around 3/4 times and love it there. Erik the bartender is fabulous and makes some of the best cocktails! I would recommend the cheeseburger wontons, baconator sushi roll & the sashimi is lush! Definitely worth a visit, great views too.

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Charlotte Amalie, null, United States
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63 reviews 63 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

the place has good ambiance and is on the ocean, but the chefs are not well versed in making sushi. they push the rice hard into the sheets and it comes out soggy.

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31 reviews 31 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

Very hard to find for us but once here at 8pm, we had the best dinner looking out at the ocean... The waitress was awesome and friendly. Good wines and rolls where tasty.

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uk/usa
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49 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

should a sushi restaurant not have edamame and dim dum dumplings not available on a saturday night? anyway, it was not busy----for a reason maybe? nice atmosphere, hard to find on the water next to a bunch moored business boats looking toward water island. small but nice outdoor bar area with limited choices although house chardonnay was excellent. we ate... More

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San Juan, Puerto Rico
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11 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2014 via mobile

Found this place on one of my visits to Customs for a quick lunch before heading to the airport. Went in, it was empty and asked for a bento box. My salmon was ok nothing great, waitress was way too serious and not friendly. The good part was the view right there at the water and that food was ready... More

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Laramie, Wyoming
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18 reviews 18 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014

This restaurant has a great atmosphere, great staff and really good food. Loved it and I am not a sushi fan! The sushi fans that I was with, absolutely loved it. We will definitely be back.

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Gardiner, Maine
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75 reviews 75 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2014

Four of us ate dinner here at the insistence of one of them. It's out of the way with a water view. It's kind of at an industrial boatyard area. Service was a bit slow, but it was packed and we were in no hurry. The martinis were wonderful, the sushi fresh. It was quite dark where we sat: I... More

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Additional Information about Enkai

Address: 3801 Crown Bay, Frenchtown 00802, St. Thomas
Phone Number: +1 340-774-6254
Location: Caribbean  >  U.S. Virgin Islands  >  St. Thomas  >  Frenchtown
Open Hours:
Tuesday 4:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Wednesday 4:30 pm - 9:30 pm  11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Thursday 4:30 pm - 9:30 pm  11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Friday 4:30 pm - 9:30 pm  11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Saturday 4:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Average Prices: USD 8 - 25
Cuisine: Sushi, Vegetarian, Bar, Fusion

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