Asian
Sep 22 2015

Asian

By: Staff

AJ&J Asian Bistro

AJ&J Asian Bistro is a new gem on Magazine Street. Their melt-in-your-mouth sashimi is some of the freshest around. Try the Thanksgiving roll with spicy crunchy tuna, avocado and cucumber wrapped in soy paper and topped with tuna, salmon, yellowtail, white tuna and a jalapeno finish. 2240 Magazine St. 609-2282 ajjasianbistro.com

Five Happiness

Five Happiness has been a New Orleans fixture in Chinese cuisine for over 30 years. Customers are happy and satisfied with their expansive menu. Whether you dine in or order delivery, their large portions, quality dishes and great service will leave your belly and your wallet full. 3605 S. Carrollton Ave. 482-3935 fivehappiness.com

Jazmin Cafe

Jazmine Café is Vietnamese cuisine done right. Located just a few steps from the historic St. Charles streetcar, it’s a perfect spot for a quick and inexpensive meal uptown. Grab a seat at their innovative spring roll bar and enjoy a bubble tea for dessert. 614 S. Carrollton Ave. 866-9301 jazminecafe.com

Kyoto

Kyoto boasts creative takes on sushi rolls. Start with the poke salad and try the Chirashi while you sip on hot sake at the restaurant’s full-service bar. An uptown favorite for locals, Kyoto offers a variety of delicious sushi and Japanese fare. 4920 Prytania St. 891-3644 kyotonola.com

Kyoto 2

Kyoto II is a great spot in Harahan, sitting right by the Elmwood Palace movie theater. Feast on a quick sushi meal before your flick for the perfect date night. For delicious sushi at affordable prices, head to Kyoto II for a great dining experience. 5608 Citrus Blvd. 818-0228

La Thai

La Thai is renowned for its rich flavors and tasty Thai cuisine. From soups and salad to hot curries and pad Thai, their diverse selection will satisfy any hankering and explode your taste buds. Try the crispy oysters, which are deliciously flawless. 4938 Prytania St. 899-8886 lathaiuptown.com

Miyako

Miyako offers one of the best cooking shows in New Orleans, with interactive hibachi dining. For over 15 years, the Japanese bistro has been a great place to bring a date or the family. For sushi, you can’t go wrong with the Spicy Girl Roll. 1403 St. Charles Ave. 410-9997 japanesebistro.com

Origami

Origami serves wonderful Japanese cuisine on Freret Street, with outstanding chefs, quality seafood and an extensive sake list. Try the amazing sushi, sashimi and tempura, or their popular rolls like the Funky Margarita or the Burning Man. Also, be sure to try the tuna sandwich. 5130 Freret St. 899-6532 sushinola.com

Viet Orleans Bistro

Viet Orleans Bistro offers delicious Vietnamese dishes and fresh sushi. Located in the CBD, Viet Orleans is a great spot just steps from the French Quarter. If you’re hungry, go with the vermicelli bowl. With fast service and affordable prices, you’ll be going back. 300 Baronne St. 333-6917 

Marigny/Bywater
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