The Best 15 Asian Restaurants in Las Vegas
Craving for dim sum? Sashimi? Or a nice lamb curry? Here’s a list of the best Asian cuisine in Las Vegas.
Las Vegas is widely regarded as the fine dining capital in the US. Here, you can find virtually any type of cuisine in the world, and then some. From Chinese to Japanese to Thai or Indian or fusion cuisine, there’s certainly something that would tickle your palette. Check out these places.
1. Ping Pang Pong
A cart of tasty dimsum
When it comes to Chinese food, Ping Pang Pong is one of the greats in Las Vegas.
Named as one of the Top 10 Chinese Restaurants in America by Travel + Leisure, voted The Best Asian Restaurant in Las Vegas six times, Ping Pang Pong serves authentic Chinese cuisine from all over China. If you're craving for dim sum, head over to Ping Pang Pong for one of their lunchtime specials. You can’t beat their prices.
Ping Pang Pong is located inside Gold Coast Hotel and Casino Las Vegas, at 4000 W Flamingo Rd, Las Vegas, NV 89103. Hours: 10:00am-3:00am.
2. Tao, Venetian
Miso-glazed Chilean sea bass
Tao is a 40,000 square foot mega complex which is part nightclub, part beach club, and part restaurant. A huge Asian statue of Buddha is in the center of the room. Tao is Pan-Asian dishes at its finest.
Try the crispy tuna sashimi roll with edamame, the miso-glazed Chilean sea bass or lobster wontons for appetizers. Tao has an extensive list of sushi and sashimi, tempura dishes, dumplings, spring rolls.
Tao, Venetian is located at The Venetian - 3355 S. Las Vegas Blvd. Las Vegas, NV, 89109. Hours: 17:00-midnight, Sundays to Thursdays. 17:00-1:00am, Fridays and Saturdays.
3. P.F. Chang's China Bistro
Spicy Chicken Wraps with Lettuce
Even though it is a chain restaurant, P.F. Chang's is a great Asian restaurant with a twist. Classics dishes turned into modern classics like Peking Ravioli, and Crispy Honey Shrimp, Spicy Chicken Wraps with Lettuce Leaves, Kung Pao Chicken, Sweet and Sour Pork; just to name a few and entice you to eat! The great service staff makes sauces table-side to your liking.
The restaurants features beautifully murals and vases, P.F. Chang’s definitely sets the tone for the modern Chinese experience.
P.F. Chang's China Bistro is located at 3667 Las Vegas Blvd S Las Vegas, NV 89109. Hours: 11:00-midnight, Sunday to Thursday. 11:00am-1:00am, Fridays and Saturdays.
4. Lotus of Siam
Som Thum or Papaya Salad
When it comes to the best Thai Food in Las Vegas, Lotus of Siam has been the King of the Hill since year 2000, when Gourmet Magazine declared Lotus of Siam as “the best Thai Restaurant in North America.”
Even though located at a strip mall in Las Vegas, the long queues are worth the wait. Go to the back of the menu and look for the Northern Thai specialties, which is what they do best. Nam-Prik-Ong, Som Thum, Thum-Ka-Noon, Nam Kao Tod are some of the bestsellers in the menu.
One does not complete a visit to Vegas without a visit to Lotus of Siam.
Lotus of Siam is located at 953 E Sahara Ave A5, Las Vegas, NV 89104. Hours: Mondays to Fridays, 11:30-14:00, 17:30-22:00. Weekends, 17:30-22:00.
5. Samosa Factory
Looking for something new? Do you want to spice things up a bit? Head on over to Samosa Factory which serves Northern Indian style cuisine. Samosa Factory serves vegan and vegetarian dishes, and the lamb is Halal. Samosa Factory only uses all natural ingredients, no MSG or artificial food coloring.
Head on over Samosa Factory from 11:30 am to 2:30 pm for their budget-friendly lunch specials Mondays through Fridays.
Samosa Factor is located at 4604 W. Sahara Ave. Las Vegas, NV 89102. Hours: 10:00-19:00, Sundays to Thursdays. 10:00-20:00, Fridays to Saturdays.
Toban Fillet with Mixed Mushrooms
Kumi is Japanese cuisine with a twist of Korean-American cuisine. The brainchild of award-winning chef Akira Back, Kumi is a hip and cool restaurant with a relaxing ambience that mixes the traditional with the modern.
Kumi serves delectable starters to prep your taste buds for an exciting dinner ahead: Shishito Peppers, Miso Black Cod and Kobe Tataki, to name a few.
For their entrees, there's Jidori Chicken, Teriyaki Grilled Salmon and Toban Fillet with mixed mushrooms. Kumi also has a sushi bar and serves lunch bento boxes.
Kumi is located inside Mandalay Bay, at 3950 S Las Vegas Blvd, Las Vegas, NV 89119. Hours: 17:00-22:00, Sundays to Thursdays. 17:00-23:00, Fridays and Saturdays.
Masa Toro: This dish would set you back a hefty $240.
When it comes to fresh, barMASA is one of the top contenders in the game of freshest fish selection in the Vegas Strip. The fish selection is shipped from Japan in less than 24 hours. Talk about fresh!
barMASA’s signature roll is Masa Toro. This roll consists of fatty tuna, sliced avocado and a dollop of Caviar. Don’t forget to try their other award-winning dishes and sushi.
barMASA is located in ARIA, at 3730 Las Vegas Blvd., Las Vegas, NV 89100. Hours: 17:00-23:00. Mondays to Sundays, Closed on Wednesdays.
Wu Xi Ribs
With a spectacular view of the lake and its legendary dancing fountains, this splendid Chinese restaurant serving dishes from all around China will surely make you happy and warm inside. Traditional Cantonese, Hunan, and Szechuan dishes, such as Peking Duck, Mapo Tofu, Wu Xi Spare Ribs, Szechuan Pepper Fish, are some of the dishes that should be tried. With authentic furniture to go with your authentic Chinese dishes, it's a fitting elegant ambiance to match the great cuisine.
Jasmine is located at 3600 Las Vegas Blvd S Las Vegas, NV 89109. Hours: 17:30-22:00. Open daily.
9. Da Lat Vietnamese
Pho Bo Sate
Serving fresh and authentic Vietnamese fare, Da Lat is a casual eatery that’s open ‘til the wee hours of the night. Their specialties include spring rolls, and the Pho Bo Sate, or Spicy Sate Rare Beef Noodle Soup.
Not only is the food good, but affordable too! Two entrees and a huge bowl of Pho will only set you back about $30!
Da Lat Vietnamese is located 4553 W Flamingo Rd, Las Vegas, NV 89103. Hours: 9:30-2:00am. Open daily.
10. MOzen Bistro
MOzen's Bento Box - a great deal at $40
MOzen features an extensive array of Asian dishes depending on what time of day you go there.
MOzen serves breakfast, lunch and dinner. For breakfast, they have Chinese dishes like chicken congee and wonton noodle soup. For lunch, there is a sushi bar and spicy savory Thai dishes.
For dinner they serve bento box dishes, and Thai and Indian fare such as Tom Kha Gai, Achari Chicken Tikka, and Thai Green Prawn Curry.
MOzen Bistro is located at inside the Mandarin Oriental, at 3752 Las Vegas Boulevard South, Mandarin Oriental, Las Vegas, Las Vegas, NV 89158. Hours: 6:30-11:30, 17:00-22:00. Open daily.
11. Mayflower Cuisinier
"Best of the Best", "Five Diamond Rating" and "Top Chinese Restaurant" are some of the awards Mayflower Cuisinier has won. Chef Ming See Woo is constantly whipping up new and inventive dishes. All of the ingredients are fresh and top quality.
Some dining suggestions are: Coconut Shrimp, Miso Sea Bass for appetizers. For entrees, try the Rare Sesame Crusted Ahi Tuna paired with a luscious Ginger Dijon-lime Sauce, Kung Pao Seafood Medley Of Shrimp, Scallops & Salmon, or the Mongolian Grilled Lamb Chops with Creamy Cilantro-Mint Sauce.
Clearly, the Mayflower is French-inspired, but still Asian at heart. Open from Mon-Thu 11am-3pm, 5pm-10pm; Fri 11am-3pm, 5pm-11pm; Sat 5pm-11pm
Mayflower Cuisinier is located at 4750 W Sahara Blvd Las Vegas, NV 89102. Hours: 11:00-3:00, 17:00-22:00, Mondays to Thursdays. 11:00-3:00, 17:00-23:00, Fridays. 17:00-23:00, Saturdays.
12. India Palace
India Palace serves authentic North and South Indian cuisine, and a daily all-you-can-eat lunch buffet. They serve tandoori chicken, goat curry, lamb kabob, basmati rice. Great vegetarian dishes such as aloo sagg, alo gobi, and lentil soup are also available.
The house favorites are the chicken curry, lamb sagwala, which is lamb cooked and simmered for hours in spinach and herbs, seekh kabob, which is minced lamb grilled on skewers. A really good eggplant dish is baingan bhartha, baked with herbs and spices. Lastly, and a crowd favorite, fish tandoori, is a marinated fish grilled over Mesquite in a tandoor.
India Palace is located at 505 E. Twain Ave. Las Vegas, NV 89169. Hours: 11:30-22:30. Open daily.
Japanese Wagyu Toban Style
Headed by award winning chef Nobu Matsushisa, Nobu restaurant and lounge at Caesar Palace is his largest restaurant to date. With an impressive and extensive menu from cold to hot entrees like Japanese Wagyu Toban Style, where beautifully sliced and tender beef is cooked on a very hot rock, Toro Tuna with Ossetra caviar, or you can try their Omakase menu if the dishes are too overwhelming to choose from.
Nobu is located at Caesars Palace, 3570 S Las Vegas Blvd, Las Vegas, NV 89109. Hours: 17:00-midnight. Open daily.
14. Geisha House
For more than 20 years, Geisha House has been a standard in the East side of Vegas. For a much more reasonable price than other Japanese restaurants, you will never go wrong in whichever you decide order in this restaurant. The dishes are delicious and affordable, in large portions.
Try their specials, which are their steaks, the Sesame Chicken, the teppan-yakis, and their lobsters and giant scallops.
Geisha House is located at 9719 W Flamingo Rd, Las Vegas, NV 89147. Hours: 11:30-22:30, Sundays to Thursdays.11:30-2:00am, Fridays and Saturdays.
15. Andrea’s at Encore
Five-spice Garlic Lobster
Part Asian restaurant, part nightclub, the diner can enjoy different Asian dishes like sushi and fresh shellfish if you are craving for Japanese cuisine, if you want Chinese they also offer Dim Sum, Scallion pancakes and pot stickers. Something spicy in my try their Pad Thai Noodles and Thai fried rice from Thailand.
Their signature dishes that are must-tries are the Rock Shrimp Tempura with Truffled Ponzu sauce, Beef Sliders with a Wagyu patties, Lobster with five-spice and garlic and Crispy Blue Crab with Scallops.
Andrea's at Encore is located at Encore at Wynn Las Vegas - 3121 S. Las Vegas Blvd.
Las Vegas, NV, 89109. Hours: 18:00-midnight. Open daily.
What are you waiting for? As the Japanese say before meals, “Itadakimasu!”
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