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The 10 Best Asian Restaurants In Palo Alto

Updated: October 6, 2021

Hungry for hum boa or moo shu pork? These Asian restaurants in Palo Alto have the best options in town. We analyzed top review sites and included millions of diner and critic reviews for the best Asian Palo Alto 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


Pakistani, $, Evergreen ParkPakistani, $Palo Alto, Evergreen Park
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5
  • Eater

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  • TimeOut

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Tamarine Restaurant

Vietnamese, $$$, University SouthVietnamese, $$$Palo Alto, University South
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0
  • SF Style & Leisure

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  • Eater

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ROOH Palo Alto

Indian, $$$, Downtown NorthIndian, $$$Palo Alto, Downtown North
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

Mandarin Roots

Asian, $$, VenturaAsian, $$Palo Alto, Ventura
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0


Chinese, $$, Downtown NorthChinese, $$Palo Alto, Downtown North
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 4.0

Ramen Kowa

Asian, Evergreen ParkAsianPalo Alto, Evergreen Park
Google: 4.9
Yelp: 4.5

Dumpling City

Chinese, $, VenturaChinese, $Palo Alto, Ventura
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5


Indian, $$$, University SouthIndian, $$$Palo Alto, University South
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5

So Gong Dong Tofu House

Korean, $$, Charleston MeadowKorean, $$Palo Alto, Charleston Meadow
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0
  • Infatuation

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INDO Restaurant & Lounge

Indonesian, $$, VenturaIndonesian, $$Palo Alto, Ventura
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0
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What gets a restaurant into the top 10?

Picking the right Asian restaurant can be tough, especially when you’re exploring new restaurants. These results are brought to you by boam, with insights from the Yelp and Google ratings for 28808 Palo Alto restaurants, 3104661 reviews, and 1901 top lists and articles from the likes of Infatuation, Eater and TimeOut. For example, we considered Infatuation - A Complete Guide To Eating In Palo Alto And The Rest Of The Peninsula, Eater - Where to Eat and Drink in Palo Alto and TimeOut - The 10 Best Restaurants In Palo Alto Right Now as we sourced this ultimate list. Every option we show has been verified as open and offering key services when we recommend it, thanks to our real-time updates. Every restaurant shown earned its spot fair and square. With boam, money never makes the list. Don’t sleep on the restaurants in this list.

Drink pairing tips

  • Gewürztramine with your shrimp fried rice

    When considering how to best enjoy your shrimp fried rice, we would highlight how well a glass of Gewürztramine complements the dish as it acts as a counterpoint to the flavours of the dish.

  • Kingfisher and stir-fried chicken

    Experts suggest pairing stir-fried chicken with a glass of dry Kingfisher, a beer that enhances the meals spicier counterparts.

  • The perfect match for your duck noodle soup

    When ordering duck noodle soup, experts suggest pairing it with a glass of Riesling, a popular white wine.

Did you know?

  • Most shrimp wonton ever?

    Joey Chestnut finished 390 wontons of shrimp wonton within 8 minutes to get the winning record at the Biggest Eater Competition in 2012.

Parking information

Palo Altois notorious for tricky parking. 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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