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Beni Iguana's Sushi Bar and Restaurant

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9012 Ste. 2 Havensight Mall, St. Thomas
340.777.8744
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10:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Mon - Thu 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
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94 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

In my opinion this is one of the two best sushis on the island, but it comes with a hefty price tag. The sushi is at the level of high art. Its the closest real restaurant ship-side at the West Indian Company Dock. Service can be very good, but there is one server who can be a bit surly. You... More 

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Thank StThomasTraveler
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27 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2016 via mobile

This is not my favorite sushi place on St. Thomas but what I do love it for are the mussels. Get a plate of them, they are so delicious. They are sautéed or steamed in some kind of sweet miso sauce and they double them up per shell. Sushi while served in very large portions ( it's like you need... More 

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Thank Berneta A
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2016

the sushi is very very good ,they have a vast choice and the fish is very fresh. I have been there at least 20 times and tried a bit of everything the salmon is my favorite doe and the cook Francis very pleasant and professional, I love to seat next to the show kitchen and look at the little food... More 

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Thank DEJANA S
here there everywhere
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016

We enjoyed our first try at Beni's. The food was good and portions generous. If you eat mussells try theirs.

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Thank T B
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75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2016 via mobile

We fancied a bit of a/c and have tried every other sushi joint so came here on that basis. Place was clean and the servers were friendly. We ordered two of the specials rolls which were both great then saw someone have mussels so ordered those as well. The mussels were probably the highlight. A bit on the pricey side... More 

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Thank Laura M
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2016 via mobile

I saw a hand roll from this place online and had to go! While I didn't get a large hand roll, the sushi there was great!! Very large but not many options. It was also loaded with siracha which was unfortunate because we both hate siracha. It also wasn't a busy night so we got our sushi fast, but our... More 

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1 Thank Allison T
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2016 via mobile

My boyfriend and I came here for sushi and we're a little turned off by the prices of the rolls we saw. (21$) We asked the waiter how big they were and he said they were huge! We ended up ordering one and it was definitely a lot bigger than a normal roll. It was good but wouldn't get it... More 

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Thank staysinhotel
Rock Hill, South Carolina
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108 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2016 via mobile

They pretty much serve it all. Was rather quite the day we were in there for there were no cruise boats in port. Got a really cool floating boat serving bar. It's sushi. What else do you wanna know. Waitress was very helpful in picking out some different types of sushi we had never tried before. On and this place... More 

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Ann Arbor, Michigan
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2016

You have to get a plate of mussels, they are fantastic. Sushi is always fresh and good too. We will be back on our next trip

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Woburn, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2016

A few of the crew on my cruise recommended Beni Iguana. I was skeptical, but thankfully I trusted them. The stroll through Havensight Mall to reach the restaurant did nothing to encourage me nor did the initial impression of the inside.I had been urged to try the Mussels. They seemed expensive to order, but they were enormous with a wonderful... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Japanese, Seafood, Sushi, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
Monday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9012 Ste. 2 Havensight Mall, St. Thomas
  • Location: Caribbean  >  U.S. Virgin Islands  >  St. Thomas
  • Phone Number: 340.777.8744
Description
What separates Beni Iguana’s most from other sushi bars, besides our great sushi and large fish portions, are our mussels. In fact, we guarantee you will love our mussels just as much as you will love our famous Iguana Sauce. Our Iguana Sauce was originally designed for our veggie rolls and salads, but our patrons started using it for everything else on our menu. In fact, this much sought-after condiment is quickly becoming expected by our regulars. Come in to try our savory dishes that everyone enjoys so much.

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