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Fuji Sushi and Seafood Buffet

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Fuji Sushi and Seafood Buffet - Authentic Japanese Cuisine That's Affordable
Local Expert's Rating:
3.5 / 5
The Bottom Line:

Fuji Sushi and Seafood Buffet is a full-service Japanese restaurant and buffet offering a wide range of fresh options. The location features a hibachi for customized meals. A competitively priced location, it is family-friendly and located just minutes from the Destin Harbor. It includes a range of American and American-Chinese foods as well.

- The FloridaPanhandle.com Local Expert Team

Fuji Sushi and Seafood Buffet is a traditional Chinese and Japanese buffet located in the heart of Destin, FL. While it does have all the typical elements expected, from the fried Chinese-American cuisine many seek out, it is also the ideal location for those who want very fresh seafood such as snow crabs and crawfish available. Numerous sautéed vegetables, noodle combinations, and even items like fresh peel-and-eat shrimp are on the buffet. Fruit is also available, as is a moderately sized salad bar.

One of the most impressive components of the Fuji Sushi and Seafood Buffet location is the sushi itself. Filled with a variety of sushi pieces that are all prepared on the spot, there is nearly always something available. The types of sushi available can change from day-to-day, and throughout the evening, however, there are a good variety of options most times, including vegetarian and various fish options.

A hibachi is also available at Fuji Sushi and Seafood Buffet with a large range of proteins and vegetables to choose from for a custom-prepared dish. Though the hibachi is generally only available during the evenings, the owners will prepare options for guests upon request.

For those who love a fresh buffet with Asian flavors, Fuji Sushi, and Seafood Buffet is a solid bet. There are some dessert items available, including a range of ice cream choices, banana pudding, and freshly fried donuts.

Located right on Highway 98, the Fuji Sushi and Seafood Buffet is easy to get to from Henderson Beach State Park and just to the east of Destin Harbor. Ample parking available nearby.

A few of our menu favorites at Fuji Sushi and Seafood Buffet include:

Sushi
A large selection of sushi is available at Fuji Sushi and Seafood Buffet, including a variety of fish and vegetable options. It is prepared in-house. The varieties change often, but the sushi options tend to be numerous on any given night.

Baked Salmon
A fresh, deep flavor, the baked salmon is made with an Asian flair. Seasoned well, it is one of the options available on the buffet. It’s available throughout the evening and prepared fresh at the location.

Crawfish
While this may not seem like the normal option for a Chinese and Japanese buffet, the crawfish at Fuji Sushi and Seafood Buffet are full of flavor and prepared just right. They are seasoned and prepared in a traditional Southern-style and made fresh numerous times a night. They can be hard to find because of their popularity on the buffet.

Banana Pudding
A favorite, even among the kids, is the banana pudding on the menu. It is a component of the buffet as well. It is rich and full of flavor, made with the traditional cookies. The texture is just right, and the sweetness is not overpowering.

Snow Crabs
Though they tend to be some of the hardest items to keep on the buffet during the busy hours, Fuji Sushi and Seafood Buffet does feature them most nights of the week. They offer a wide selection of seafood, but the snow crab tends to be one of the most flavorful of options.

Insider Tips:
– Dinner time is busy, but that’s also when the largest selection of items is on the buffet and when items are the freshest. Fuji Sushi and Seafood Buffet does a good job of keeping most items available even during those rush periods.
– For those who want an inexpensive lunch, visit Fuji Sushi and Seafood Buffet. While the dinner menu is a bit larger, there are dozens of choices available and fewer crowds for the lunch period.