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The 15 Best Asian Restaurants Near Lower Merion

Updated: June 28, 2022

Aching for some good Asian food? These Lower Merion restaurants serve the best-fried rice and noodles in town. We analyzed top review sites and included millions of diner and critic reviews for the best Asian Lower Merion has to offer. The Asian spots below are our favorite places for spring rolls and tom yum,

Find the perfect Asian restaurant

Saffron Indian Kitchen

Indian, $$, Lower MerionIndian, $$Lower Merion
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 4.0
  • Eater, 2018

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    Eater, 2018

Bala Thai Bistro

Thai, $$, Lower MerionThai, $$Lower Merion
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5

Maki-San

Asian, $$$, Lower MerionAsian, $$$Lower Merion
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

If you travel further

Osushi - Ardmore

Asian, $$$, ArdmoreAsian, $$$Ardmore
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 5.0

Pho-ever Yours

Vietnamese, $, NarberthVietnamese, $Narberth
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5

Sakana

Japanese, $$, ArdmoreJapanese, $$Ardmore
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5

Bam Bam Kitchen

Korean, $$, ArdmoreKorean, $$Ardmore
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5

Sang Kee Asian Bistro

Asian, $$, WynnewoodAsian, $$Wynnewood
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0
  • Gayot: The Guide to the Good Life, 2022

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    Gayot: The Guide to the Good Life, 2022

Ginza

Japanese, $$, Penn ValleyJapanese, $$Penn Valley
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0
  • Gayot: The Guide to the Good Life, 2022

    2022 Best Sushi Restaurants in Philadelphia Area

    Gayot: The Guide to the Good Life, 2022

Vic's Sushi Rosemont

Japanese, $$, Bryn MawrJapanese, $$Bryn Mawr
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.5

Jin Ding Restaurant

Asian, $$, Bryn MawrAsian, $$Bryn Mawr
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.0

Nam Phuong Bistro

Vietnamese, $$, ArdmoreVietnamese, $$Ardmore
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0

Sake Mian

Japanese, $$, ArdmoreJapanese, $$Ardmore
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0

Dan Dan - Ardmore

Taiwanese, $$, ArdmoreTaiwanese, $$Ardmore
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0

Pholosophy

Vietnamese, $$, NarberthVietnamese, $$Narberth
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0

Why these restaurants?

We know how time consuming it can be to find the best Asian restaurants in Lower Merion. We used our boam magic powers to analyze 823905 local restaurant reviews, Google and Yelp ratings for 16402 restaurants, and 770 lists and articles from top sources like Gayot: The Guide to the Good Life and Eater. Yes, we even looked at Gayot: The Guide to the Good Life - 2022 Best Sushi Restaurants in Philadelphia Area, Eater - Where to Eat Indian Food in Philadelphia and Gayot: The Guide to the Good Life - 2022 Best Chinese Restaurants in Philadelphia Area to pull this list together. Every option we show has been verified as open and offering key services when we recommend it, thanks to our real-time updates. Nobody paid to get on this list, these restaurants earned their spots fair and square. We don’t recommend restaurants lightly, these 10 are really something special.

Recurring questions

Maki-San and Saffron Indian Kitchen are the highest-rated vegan-friendly Asian restaurants in Lower Merion.

Bala Thai Bistro, Maki-San, and Szechuan Express are the highest-rated Asian restaurants that serve breakfast in Lower Merion.

Bala Thai Bistro and Saffron Indian Kitchen are the highest-rated Asian restaurants that is good for groups in Lower Merion.

Bala Thai Bistro, Maki-San, and Szechuan Express are the highest-rated Asian restaurants for take-out in Lower Merion.

There are 4 Asian restaurants in Lower Merion.

Drink pairing tips

  • Enjoy shrimp fried rice with Gewürztramine

    For an elevated experience, pair your shrimp fried rice with Gewürztramine. This combination works particularly well because this white wine acts as a counterpoint to the flavours of the dish.


  • The best drink pairing for stir-fried chicken

    Finding the ideal drink pairing for stir-fried chicken can be tricky. It’s worth exploring some beer, particularly a glass of Kingfisher. This, dry, beer balances the spicy stir-fried chicken.

  • Pineau d'Aunis and apricot chutney-topped lamb chops


    having apricot chutney-topped lamb chops and not sure red wine to drink with it? Go for Pineau d'Aunis. Its fruityflavors will pair nicely with the food and complete the meal.

Interesting facts

  • The United States's National Teriyaki Chicken Day

    The love for teriyaki chicken is unlimited in The United States - that’s why they celebrate National Teriyaki Chicken Day every year.

  • The Qingming Festival

    Have you ever seen people tend to the graves of departed ones? It’s a sight to see at the Qingming Festival, where they also have China. Keep it in mind if you ever plan a trip to China.

  • A long-held tradition

    Have you ever had a tasty nasi lemak? Well it’s an absolute classic in Malaysia!

Parking in the area

Parking in Lower Merion can be notoriously tough. To make the hunt for parking easier, we’ve partnered with a cutting-edge digital parking reservation system, Spothero, that enables you to book a spot in advance before you visit your chosen Asian spot.

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