The beloved Indian Chinese has been replaced by Asian flavours in India, especially the capital city. The staple order of Chilli Chicken, Drumsticks, Chop Suey and Hakka Noodles has now changed to Sushi Platters, Baos topped with Korean Sauces and piping hot Thai curries. Here is a list of few Asian restaurants out of the many in the capital, that are a must-visit.
This one opened a while back and has been sweeping people off their belly with lip smacking Sushi and Sizzling Stone Bowls. This casual dining space is brightened by Japanese Origami, giving a relaxed and fun vibe. From their Pan-Asian menu, one should opt for their juicy dim sums, especially the Chicken and Chilli Oil. If you have a sweet tooth, do not miss the Banoffee (Pie) Sushi that comes assembled like a Sushi roll.
This Pan Asian restaurant has been around for quite some time and have always delivered delicious Asian delicacies. With quite some spicy options on their menu, Crispy Fish in Piquant Sauce and Crispy Chicken Honey & Chilly are great dishes. The Kung Pao Chicken and Thai curries are a must-have, can be accompanied with rice. Though the portion size is small, flavours surely leave you pleased.
Located on the ground floor of Ansal Plaza, Jom Jom Malay that literally means – Go Go, will definitely make you want to go to Malaysia for a hearty feast. The décor is vibrant yet simple. The food here dominates the dining experience. You will be offered several condiments with a mortar and pestle to make sauces as per your preference. Do try Nasi Lemak, the national dish of Malaysia. Other dishes to try are Laksa (Chicken) Bao and Kari Mee Chicken; Egg noodles served with Chicken Curry made in several spices.
This underrated Chinese restaurant is nestled in the Select Citywalk Mall on the third floor. A simple elegant décor with a spacious and beautifully set terrace is all you need along with a flavourful meal. Classic Crispy Chicken Garlic Mayo and Crispy Shredded Mushrooms are great picks for appetizers. The Hot n Sour Soup is extremely flavoursome and great on a winter night.
Japanese cuisine is all about balanced flavours, precision and fresh produce, and as easy it all sounds, it is hard to get them all right. Guppy does the job seamlessly and has gained popularity for making delhites familiar to this cuisine. The Décor done in bright pastel shades give a lively ambience to this chic looking restaurant. They have a variety of Sushi to choose from and Guppy Signature Pork Belly is a must-have.
This Pan-Asian restaurant sports a festive and eclectic interior with a high-spirited ambience. They offer an extensive variety of Asian delicacies, Nasi Goreng being a must-have. Do try the Street Vendor’s Panang Curry Bowl which comes with sticky rice and Honey Chicken; a popular appetizer.