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The 15 Best Asian Restaurants Near McAllen

Updated: June 21, 2022

Can’t decide between sushi or dim sum? Why not have both from these top McAllen Asian restaurants. We analyzed top review sites and included millions of diner and critic reviews for the best Asian McAllen has to offer. So if you need some chow foon or gyoza visit one of the Asian venues on this list now!

Find the perfect Asian restaurant

Yasuke Japanese Sushi

Japanese, $$, McAllenJapanese, $$McAllen
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5

Kokio Korean Fried Chicken

Korean, McAllenKoreanMcAllen
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5

Universal Market

Indian, $$, McAllenIndian, $$McAllen
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.5

R & R Indian Restaurant

Indian, $$, McAllenIndian, $$McAllen
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0

LA Crawfish

Creole, $$, McAllenCreole, $$McAllen
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0

Lin’s Express

Asian, $$, McAllenAsian, $$McAllen
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0

Le Lai Eastern Restaurant

Asian, $$, McAllenAsian, $$McAllen
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 3.5
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Xin Xin

Asian, $$, McAllenAsian, $$McAllen
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 3.5

Thai Express

Thai, $, McAllenThai, $McAllen
Google: 4.0
Yelp: 3.5

Lotus Inn Chinese Restaurant

Chinese, $$, McAllenChinese, $$McAllen
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 3.0

Shogun Japanese Steak House

Japanese, $$, McAllenJapanese, $$McAllen
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 3.0

Hayashi Japanese Hibachi and Sushi Bar

Japanese, $$, McAllenJapanese, $$McAllen
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 3.0

Lin's Grand Buffet

Asian, $$, McAllenAsian, $$McAllen
Google: 4.1
Yelp: 3.0

If you travel further

East Ocean Vietnamese Restaurant

Vietnamese, EdinburgVietnameseEdinburg
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 5.0

Tsunami Sushi Bar & Grill Restaurant

Japanese, $$, EdinburgJapanese, $$Edinburg
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 4.5

What gets a restaurant into the top 10?

Finding the best Asian restaurant for you shouldn’t feel like a second job. We used our boam magic powers to analyze 823905 local restaurant reviews, Google and Yelp ratings for 1254 restaurants, and 9 lists and articles from top sources like Three Best Rated. These top contenders have appeared in Three Best Rated - 3 Best Thai Restaurants in McAllen, TX. We automatically update restaurants’ open hours and services, so you can actually enjoy the top restaurants we show. Nobody paid to get on this list, these restaurants earned their spots fair and square. These ten options are sure to delight.

Common questions

Yasuke Japanese Sushi, Zen Asian Bistro & Bar, and P.F. Chang's are the highest-rated Asian restaurants for a date night in McAllen.

Yasuke Japanese Sushi, Universal Market, and Zen Asian Bistro & Bar are the highest-rated Asian restaurants for a quick lunch in McAllen.

P.F. Chang's and Hayashi Japanese Hibachi and Sushi Bar are the highest-rated upscale restaurants for Asian cuisine in McAllen.

The highest-rated Asian restaurants for delivery in McAllen are Universal Market, Zen Asian Bistro & Bar, and R & R Indian Restaurant.

Yasuke Japanese Sushi, Universal Market, and Zen Asian Bistro & Bar are the highest-rated Asian restaurants that are good for groups in McAllen.

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.


  • A next-level match for apricot chutney-topped lamb chops

    Experts often pair apricot chutney-topped lamb chops with a glass of Pineau d'Aunis, a popular red wine.

  • Kingfisher with your stir-fried chicken

    When considering what goes best with stir-fried chicken, we recommend a glass of Kingfisher, it truly complements the dish as it enhances the meals spicier counterparts.


Did you know?

  • The biggest mango sticky rice

    9,921 pounds is the record for the biggest mango sticky rice. We hope people were hungry!

  • A popular dish

    The delicious, renowned dish nasi lemak needs to be had if you take a trip to Malaysia!

  • Craving some pho?

    How much pho could you finish in 3 minutes? Get out of Jesse Freeman way because they ate 6 pounds.

Parking in the area

Few things are as aggravating as circling around the block, looking for parking when you’re hungry. 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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