At 10Best, we're always on the lookout for Dallas's best restaurants, and while we appreciate places that have a broad culinary range, we can't help but adore restaurants that specialize in a given cuisine. When we're in the mood for Asian food in Dallas, we head to Teppo - a reader favorite - or we count on Kobe Steaks's solid track record and consistently great dishes. You'll find these places - and any of the restaurants on our list - to be fantastic options for Asian cuisine, and if you're looking to concentrate your efforts, start with the vibrant Uptown area.

Ever wonder why Japanese beef tastes so wonderful? Cattle in Japan consume sake and beer and are massaged daily with sake in order to have tender meat! "Kobe" means top-quality choice beef, and this Japanese steakhouse is dedicated to serving...  Read More

Tei Tei Robata Bar
Photo courtesy of Tei Tei Robata Bar

The Tei Tei experience starts well before you enter the modern dining room. On approach, a modest stone pathway leads through a lovely garden that seems worlds away from busy Knox-Henderson. Inside, steel, copper, and exposed brick complement...  Read More

Locals love this Lower Greenville favorite's ultra-fresh sushi and extensive sake list. Sashimi and rolls are renowned for their quality and creative presentation, and if you're feeling adventurous, try quail egg sashimi or the Louisiana Roll...  Read More


Teppo attracts a bevy of hip young patrons excited about feasting on fresh sushi and sashimi. Menu favorites include the yakitori and a large selection of rolls, tempura and noodle dishes. The duck breast kushiyaki and the ginger and yam ice...  Read More

Nimble teppanyaki chefs put on a dazzling display of culinary skills at this Dallas location of the famed chain. Fresh seafood, steak, and poultry can be had either in the lively hibachi room or in the dining room. Sushi has been added to the...  Read More

Mai's Vietnamese

Looking for quick, economical, AUTHENTIC Vietnamese food? Try Mai's – locals claim their spring rolls are the best in the city! This is a lunchtime favorite with the professional crowd, thanks to the friendly but efficient service. Especially...  Read More

Steel Restaurant and Lounge

Dress to impress when visiting this Zen-inspired restaurant in the Centrum Complex. Smooth mahogany walls, dark cherry floors, dramatic lighting and a sleek, black bar give the place a contemporary attitude that sets it apart from the area's...  Read More

P.F. Chang's China Bistro

This fashionable Chinese bistro gets high marks with North Dallas's trendier diners, who adore the contemporary interior and eclectic menu. Start off with do-it-yourself lettuce wraps – these alone are worth the trip. Afterwards, go any route...  Read More


This attractive hotel restaurant blends Mediterranean and Asian flavors in imaginative, artistically presented dishes. Translucent floor panels, drapery, and sensuous furnishings captivate the senses, as do whimsical dishes like grilled ginger...  Read More

Green Papaya Vietnamese Bistro

Swiftly becoming one of Oak Lawn's more fashionable lunch options, this upscale Vietnamese establishment makes a fan of everyone who attends. Sweet and spicy ingredients (e.g. coriander, ginger, mint, chiles) grant exotic flavor to offerings of...  Read More