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“Don't walk by without trying!” 5 of 5 bubbles
Review of Galangal

Galangal
Ranked #1 of 103 Restaurants in Christiansted
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: Asian, Thai
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Restaurant details
Good for: Romantic, Special occasions, Business meetings
Dining options: Late Night, Dinner, Full Bar, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Saint Paul, Minnesota
Level Contributor
16 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
“Don't walk by without trying!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 18, 2014

Galangal is one of those places - from the outside you could walk by and miss - but don't! Beautifully and warmly appointed with treasures from Asia - and food prepared with the finest attention to detail - you will enjoy a great visit if you go. We've eaten at galangal many times, have introduced friends and have never once had a less than exceptional experience.

The food is definitely Asian fusion (I would call it) and/but easy for someone who may not be familiar with curries and Thai dishes to find great food to their liking.

Do go -- galangal is at the top of the list for great dining in St Croix, USVI!

  • Visited April 2014
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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Thank clavm
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Cruzanmon, Owner at Galangal, responded to this review, April 19, 2014
Thank you for your many visits to Galangal and for spending time to write a review on TA. It is heartwarming to read your comments which are greatly appreciated.
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Cape Cod, Massachusetts
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59 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
“Superior food, service and decor”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 16, 2014

We go to St. Croix every year and always dine at Galangal because it is the best restaurant on the island. The food is exquisite, the service is excellent and the décor and furnishings are superb. When you enter the restaurant it feels like you have left St. Croix and arrived at a fine dining room in Thailand. You will enjoy their Asian style of creative menu items. I had the short ribs which can not be prepared any better than these..

  • Visited March 2014
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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Thank Sandwichguy_12
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Cruzanmon, Owner at Galangal, responded to this review, April 17, 2014
Dear Sandwichguy;

Thank you for visiting Galangal and taking time to write a review on TA. It is comforting to know that you liked our food, atmosphere and service. We will share your comments with our staff who deserve all the credit.
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Christiansted, St. Croix
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31 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
“Love it!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 15, 2014

This is my wife's favorite place on Island to eat. I have a great meal every time I go. I love the curries!

Visited August 2013
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Thank Pedrini_31
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Cruzanmon, Owner at Galangal, responded to this review, April 17, 2014
Good reviews on TA make us always happy, especially when it comes from local guests because they are the ones helping us through the slow summer season. Thank you and hopefully we'll see you again soon.
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US Virgin Islands
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29 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
“Special occasion”
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 15, 2014

So many wonderful restaurants on our little island! Galangal stands out for unique, prepared as ordered Asian food. Went with a friend for a birthday dinner and did their prix fix menu. Many choices make it easy to enjoy this option. Knowledgeable waiter explained all in detail and clarified what could be subbed (at addtl cost) from regular menu. Fresh flavors and lovely presentation make this a one of a kind here. Def a special occasion place for locals as it is on the higher end of our market. try papaya salad, anything with Tuna, ribs, ice cream

  • Visited January 2014
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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Cruzanmon, Owner at Galangal, responded to this review, April 17, 2014
Thank you for visiting Galangal and spending time for a review on TA. We are glad that you liked our food, the selection for our prefix menu, and our service. We truly appreciate your comments.
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St. Croix
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73 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
“Outstanding food, presentation, and ambience”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 15, 2014

The food here is superb and the owner cares - in every way. We enjoyed our anniversary there with a special dinner, best table in the house, and a surprise dessert from the host as well. How delightful! The food is always perfect, fresh, and cooked to order.

Note this is not a "local fare" restaurant - and is for foodies and those looking for a higher class establishment, not so much a beachfront, bar and grille.

A great place for a special night - a reunion of friends - or just a night for a family to go enjoy a good dinner with healthy, fresh, and Thai-spiced food.

  • Visited February 2014
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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Thank Mitch P
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Cruzanmon, Owner at Galangal, responded to this review, April 17, 2014
Dear Mitch:

We feel honored by you choosing Galangal to celebrate your anniversary. We are thankful for your review and comments on TA.
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