10Best Asian Cuisine Restaurants in Reno: From Bento to Sushi

The Reno area has made a name for itself as one of the only places in the U.S. where you can get All-You-Can-Eat sushi for around $25 per person...and it's excellent. Sushi bars and restaurants have popped up all over the city in the past few years, but some of the best are the favorite local spots such as the Sushi Club, Hiroba Sushi and Reef Sushi & Sake in Downtown Reno. For a special sushi night, head to Ichiban where you can get your fill of raw fish as well as a Teppanyaki show at your table.

If you like to experience different flavor combinations, try the Taiwanese Burgers at 101 Taiwanese Cuisine in Downtown Reno or the pho at Golden Flower the the shadow of the Reno casinos. If you are on the lookout for Dim Sum, Caie's Oriental has a huge selection of wonderful Chinese tidbits to taste. And, of course, don't forget the best Thai food in town at Bangkok Cuisine. Cafe de Thai in South Reno is a few miles from Downtown Reno, but is a stylish restaurant that serves elegant Thai food along with daily cocktail specials and live music on their patio in the summer months.

CaiE's Oriental Cafe reflects the great culture of Cantonese style cooking. Their delicious dim sum is handmade daily by a dim sum master from Guangzhou. Their dim sum menu consists of pork steam buns, beef steam buns, pork fried buns, or beef...  Read More

101 Taiwanese Cuisine in Downtown Reno offers traditional Taiwanese food in a sleek and modern cafe atmosphere. The menu offers lunch and dinner specials that include Braised Pork With Rice ($4.49), Half Beef / Tendon Noodle Soup ($10.49),...  Read More

When you initially walk into this funky restaurant in downtown Reno, you would not initially guess that it serves some of the best Vietnamese and Pho in the city and happens to be a top locals choice for lunch and late night munchies. Start...  Read More

Savor delicacies of Asia under the guidance of Master Asian Chef Benny Tsang at the elegant Chi, located at the Peppermill Hotel & Casino. Enjoy watching the live seafood in the aquatic tanks while you wait for your Crab Rangoon, Peking...  Read More

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Cafe de Thai is the perfect Reno dining experience for extraordinary Thai cuisine. A wide range of dishes from traditional to the chef's specialties will tempt your palate and satisfy your appetite. Everything is thoughtfully prepared and...  Read More

While KitzMo (located on the corner of Kietzke and Moana lanes) is not a fancy sushi restaurant, they do serve up some excellent sushi, teriyaki BBQ and even the cutest little bento boxes you can take with you. The restaurant's menu features...  Read More

Consistently voted one of the best sushi places in town and usually packed every night, Hiroba Sushi in Sparks has a cool vibe and wonderful sushi. Like most sushi restaurants, AYCE is on the menu and for about $22 for lunch and about $32 for...  Read More

An elegant and classic Thai decor will welcome you to this local favorite. This family run restaurant in Midtown serves authentic and delicious Thai food. They have the classics like Pad Thai and some excellent red, yell and green curry dishes....  Read More

Ichiban Japanese Steakhouse & Sushi Bar
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Ichiban at the Harrah's hotel and resort has been "The Best Tasting Show in Town" for year as well as a local favorite for Teppanyaki and their excellent all-you-can-eat sushi bar and tempura bar. The skilled chefs create sizzling steak,...  Read More


Meet Christina Nellemann

Christina has lived in the Reno/Lake Tahoe area since she was a baby. A first-generation Nevadan, her Danish parents instilled in her an intense love of travel and the wild, rugged outdoors...  More About Christina