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The 10 Best Asian Restaurants In Seattle

Updated: October 6, 2021

Aching for some good Asian food? These Seattle restaurants serve the best-fried rice and noodles in town. We evaluated the top review sites and included reviews from millions of diners for the best Asian spots in Seattle. The Asian spots below are our favorite places for spring rolls and tom yum,

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Shiro's

Japanese, $$$$, BelltownJapanese, $$$$Seattle, Belltown
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5
  • USA Today

    10Best - Exotic Japanese Culinary Adventures at Seattle Eateries

    USA Today
  • SeattleMet, 2019

    29 Seattle Japanese Restaurants That Won’t Let You Down

    SeattleMet, 2019

Wataru

Japanese, $$$, RavennaJapanese, $$$Seattle, Ravenna
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0
  • SeattleMet, 2019

    29 Seattle Japanese Restaurants That Won’t Let You Down

    SeattleMet, 2019
  • Eater, 2020

    17 Notable Destinations for Sensational Sushi in Seattle

    Eater, 2020

Maneki

Japanese, $$, International DistrictJapanese, $$Seattle, International District
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0
  • Eater, 2020

    Eat Your Way Through the International District's Many Asian Cuisines

    Eater, 2020
  • SeattleMet, 2019

    29 Seattle Japanese Restaurants That Won’t Let You Down

    SeattleMet, 2019

Kamonegi

Japanese, $$, FremontJapanese, $$Seattle, Fremont
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0
  • Eater, 2019

    15 Essential Asian Noodle Destinations in Seattle

    Eater, 2019
  • SeattleMet, 2019

    29 Seattle Japanese Restaurants That Won’t Let You Down

    SeattleMet, 2019

Dough Zone

Chinese, $$, International DistrictChinese, $$Seattle, International District
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0
  • Eater, 2020

    Eat Your Way Through the International District's Many Asian Cuisines

    Eater, 2020
  • Eater, 2020

    Don't Miss Seattle's Finest Chinese Restaurants

    Eater, 2020

Tsukushinbo

Japanese, $$, International DistrictJapanese, $$Seattle, International District
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0
  • Eater, 2020

    Eat Your Way Through the International District's Many Asian Cuisines

    Eater, 2020
  • SeattleMet, 2019

    29 Seattle Japanese Restaurants That Won’t Let You Down

    SeattleMet, 2019

Joule

Asian, $$$, WallingfordAsian, $$$Seattle, Wallingford
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0
  • Eater, 2020

    10 Fantastic Korean Restaurants in Seattle

    Eater, 2020
  • Zagat, 2016

    Best Korean BBQ in Seattle

    Zagat, 2016

Nishino

Japanese, $$$, Madison ParkJapanese, $$$Seattle, Madison Park
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0
  • USA Today

    10Best - Exotic Japanese Culinary Adventures at Seattle Eateries

    USA Today
  • Zagat, 2016

    Best Japanese Restaurants in Seattle

    Zagat, 2016

Ba Bar

Vietnamese, $$, MinorVietnamese, $$Seattle, Minor
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 3.5
  • Eater, 2019

    The Top Asian Dumplings in Seattle

    Eater, 2019
  • Eater, 2019

    17 Vibrant Vietnamese Restaurants in Seattle

    Eater, 2019

Pestle Rock

Thai, $$, BallardThai, $$Seattle, Ballard
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5
  • Zagat, 2016

    Best Thai Restaurants in Seattle

    Zagat, 2016
  • Eater, 2019

    The Top Thai Food in Seattle

    Eater, 2019

How did we curate these results?

Finding the best Asian restaurant for you shouldn’t feel like a second job. These results are brought to you by boam, with insights from the Yelp and Google ratings for 10951 Seattle restaurants, 1095134 reviews, and 1286 top lists and articles from the likes of Eater. The restaurants you see have been featured in Eater - 15 Essential Asian Noodle Destinations in Seattle, Eater - 17 Notable Destinations for Sensational Sushi in Seattle and Eater - The Top Thai Food in Seattle. If it’s on the list, we’ve checked and verified that the restaurant is still open and will showcase any updated hours and services you need to be aware of. 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

  • Pair Gewürztramine with shrimp fried rice

    shrimp fried rice, goes very well with a glass of off-dry Gewürztramine, a white winethat acts as a counterpoint to the flavours of the dish.

  • The best drink pairing for Hunan style beef

    Finding the ideal drink pairing for 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.

  • Kingfisher and stir-fried chicken


    When considering how to best enjoy your stir-fried chicken, we would highlight how well a glass of Kingfisher complements the dish as it enhances the meals spicier counterparts.


Parking information

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