Do you love Asian food? We do too, and that's why we dedicate ourselves to finding the best places to enjoy Asian cuisine in Tampa. We've diligently scouted out the top eateries, and we've listened to our readers and their reviews of Tampa restaurants. We share the places that get great buzz, like 717 South, and we showcase the ones that have proven themselves over time, like Roy's. We also point out good neighborhoods for Asian restaurants in Tampa - Soho, for instance. When the craving hits, we'll make sure you get your fix!

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Authentic Pacific-Rim cuisine is the hallmark of this chic restaurant. This small chain was founded by Chef Roy Yamaguchi to bring European techniques to Asian dishes featuring Hawaiian ingredients. Check out the exotic, melt in your mouth,...  Read More

Jasmine Thai

Although the menu can be a tad intimidating, the food is worth the momentary discomfort you feel stumbling through the Asian characters. Perfectly seasoned, spicy and flavorful, each entree is a study in balance, pairing textures and ingredients...  Read More

Kaisen Sushi

This small sushi place draws rave reviews from its regulars, mainly because of the impeccable freshness and quality of the ingredients. The chef prepares classic rolls but creates new combinations as well. The staff is friendly and helpful, and...  Read More

Conceived by the culinary tour de force behind Tampa Palms and Daily Eats, this ultra-contemporary eatery fits in well with the SoHo mentality – it's got "big city" style, it's sexy and cosmopolitan, and it's the type of place where folks like...  Read More

Stylishly appointed, this modern Asian bistro, named for founders Tak and Chan Choy, certainly plays to desires and appetites of the hip, young clientele who tend to patronize trendy Tampa's SoHo area. The fare, while predominantly Cantonese,...  Read More

Eclectic and sophisticated describes the scene at this South Howard address. The restaurant features an intimate atmosphere with décor featuring Art Deco paintings, stained wood trim, high ceilings and an open kitchen. But what visitors really...  Read More

Samurai Blue

Samurai Blue has two locations in Tampa, one in Ybor City and one in Westchase. The Ybor City location gets the thumbs up for cool ambiance, but both locations get high marks from savvy diners for the outstanding lunch choices. Their bento...  Read More


This authentic, beautifully appointed Thai eatery offers an all-around dining experience that's sure to set your senses ablaze. If you're looking for pedigree, Thai Thani is actually endorsed by the Thai government.

P.F. Chang's China Bistro

This fashionable Chinese bistro gets high marks with WestShore's trendier diners, who adore the contemporary interior and eclectic menu. If the weather is good, ask to sit on their outdoor patio. They also have a really nice bar with a decent...  Read More

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