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The 7 Best Asian Restaurants In Berkeley

Updated: October 6, 2021

Hungry for hum boa or moo shu pork? These Asian restaurants in Berkeley have the best options in town. We analyzed top review sites and included millions of diner and critic reviews for the best Asian Berkeley has to offer. The Asian spots below are our favorite places for spring rolls and tom yum,

Find the perfect Asian restaurant

Great China

Chinese, $$, Downown BerkeleyChinese, $$Berkeley, Downown Berkeley
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0
  • Eater

    The Essential Chinese Restaurants of the East Bay

    Eater
  • Hoodline

    Ring in the Year of the Pig with Berkeley's best Chinese restaurants

    Hoodline

Vik's Chaat

Indian, $$, BerkeleyIndian, $$Berkeley
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0
  • Hoodline

    The 5 best Indian spots in Berkeley

    Hoodline
  • TimeOut

    The best Indian restaurants in the San Francisco Bay Area

    TimeOut

The Noodle, Thai Restaurant

Thai, $, Downown BerkeleyThai, $Berkeley, Downown Berkeley
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0
  • Hoodline

    Berkeley's 4 favorite spots to find inexpensive Southeast Asian food

    Hoodline
  • CBS

    Favorite Berkeley Spots For Inexpensive Southeast Asian Food

    CBS

Toss Noodle Bar

Asian, $, Downown BerkeleyAsian, $Berkeley, Downown Berkeley
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0
  • Hoodline

    Berkeley's 4 favorite spots to find inexpensive Southeast Asian food

    Hoodline
  • CBS

    Favorite Berkeley Spots For Inexpensive Southeast Asian Food

    CBS

Lucky House Thai

Thai, $, Downown BerkeleyThai, $Berkeley, Downown Berkeley
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0
  • Hoodline

    Berkeley's 4 favorite spots to find inexpensive Southeast Asian food

    Hoodline
  • CBS

    Favorite Berkeley Spots For Inexpensive Southeast Asian Food

    CBS

Ajanta

Indian, $$, BerkeleyIndian, $$Berkeley
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0
  • Gayot: The Guide to the Good Life

    Best Indian Food in San Francisco/Bay Area

    Gayot: The Guide to the Good Life
  • TimeOut

    The best Indian restaurants in the San Francisco Bay Area

    TimeOut

KoJa Kitchen

Asian, $$, BerkeleyAsian, $$Berkeley
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0
  • Hoodline

    The 5 best Japanese spots in Berkeley

    Hoodline
  • Hoodline

    The 5 best Korean spots in Berkeley

    Hoodline

Why these restaurants?

Finding the right Asian restaurant for you shouldn’t be so hard. We analyzed 28808 Berkeley restaurants on Yelp and Google, 3104661 Berkeley restaurant reviews, and 1901 lists and articles – looking closely at what CBS and Hoodline had to say – and applied our boam magic. Don’t bother looking for CBS - Favorite Berkeley Spots For Inexpensive Southeast Asian Food, Hoodline - Berkeley's 4 favorite spots to find inexpensive Southeast Asian food and Hoodline - The 5 best Korean spots in Berkeleywe’ve already done so for you and included all you need to know. Our engine uses real-time data to only show restaurants that are open and their updated available services, so you can actually enjoy the food we show. This content is not sponsored by any restaurant or party, the restaurants shown are the real deal. Don’t sleep on the restaurants in this list.

Drink pairing tips

  • Gewürztramine with your shrimp fried rice

    When considering what goes best with shrimp fried rice, we recommend a glass of Gewürztramine, it truly complements the dish as it acts as a counterpoint to the flavours of the dish.


  • Pair Kingfisher with stir-fried chicken

    When enjoying a stir-fried chicken dish, it’s recommended you pair it with a glass ofdry Kingfisher, a beer that enhances the meals spicier counterparts.

  • The ideal drink pairing for Hunan style beef

    Knowing what to pair with Hunan style beef can be tricky. It’s worth exploring some pink wine, particularly a glass of Rosé. This, sweet, pink wine balances the strong and spicy Hunan style beef.

Factoids

  • Up for some shrimp wonton?

    In 2012, Joey Chestnut became the proud world-record holder for eating the most shrimp wonton by having 390 in one sitting.

Parking tips

Parking can be tough around Berkeley 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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