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  • 1. Dumpling + Noodle

    At Dumpling + Noodle, the house special buns (two for $5.95), takes those miraculously soft, foamy white steamed buns, slicks them with sweet hoisin sauce, then folds them taco-style around succulent slices of roasted duck. Each fluffy/chewy bite offers carnal, crisp duck deliciously offset by crunchy cucumber sticks. Be forewarned: You’ll have to fight your Read more...
  • 2. Iso Japanese

    From the owners of KOKU in Armonk, this Boyce Thompson Center restaurant offers signature sushi rolls, poke, and mains like organic basil chicken and sesame tuna. 1086 N Broadway, Yonkers; 914.963.0777; www.isoyonkers.com
  • 3. HAPA

    Don’t expect a boring pretzel or brat here. Just like its creative beers (Toasted Marshmallow IPA, anyone?) the bar-food menu is a little extra. The key to beer-snack success: enlisting the chef of cultish Stamford-based food truck Hapa to create a Filipino-influenced menu of umami-bomb dishes like bulgogi fries with shredded brisket, Manchego, and sesame-soy Read more...
  • Find authentic Japanese at this Yonkers gem, offering high-quality hibachi, sushi, sashimi, and more. 531 Warburton Ave; www.sakurahastings.com
  • 5. Roc-N-Ramen

  • 6. KUMO Sushi Lounge

    Among the first trays to empty at any festive function is the sushi platter; this is especially true when it’s a KUMO platter. Like so many gleaming multicolored edible gemstones, the array of pristine fish combined with playful and artistic presentations guarantee your get-together will be elevated into a memorable, crowd-pleasing sushi shindig.     Read more...
  • 8. Akai Lounge

    In the space formerly occupied by Lange’s of Scarsdale, this contemporary restaurant boasts modern, inspired Japanese cuisine with a menu of traditional (sushi, sashimi, teriyaki) and nontraditional offerings (tuna guacamole, lobster pizza, renegade rolls) paired with sake and martinis. 57 Spencer Pl, Scarsdale; 914.722.2022; www.akaiscarsdale.com  

    10. Sushi Mike’s

    Popular for its special sushi rolls (the "Out of Control" is a favorite), this neighborhood Japanese restaurant is often packed. In addition to the sushi and sashimi specials and maki rolls, hot entrées are offered. Open for lunch and dinner Mon to Sat; dinner only on Sun. Reservations suggested. 146 Main St; www.sushimikes.com   Best Read more...
  • 11. Vietnam’s Central

    Inspired by his native Vietnam, Chef Tuong Bui strikes just the right balance of sweet, salty, bitter, sour, and spicy at this hidden gem. 694 Central Park Ave; www.vietnamscentral.com    Best of Westchester 2018 - Best South County 
  • 12. Durian

    Named for the pungent Asian fruit, Durian serves authentic Thai cuisine (less sticky sugar, more bright acidity) featuring lesser-known ingredients, such as sweet sticky rice with its namesake fruit. Closed Mon. 147 Chatsworth Ave, Larchmont; 914.833.1900; www.durianthaifood.com
    Indian $$$ This stylish restaurant features locally sourced ingredients and bold Indian flavors, plus craft beer and organic wines. Closed Mon. 154 Larchmont Ave, Larchmont; 914.235.1306; www.corianderny.com   Main photo by John Bruno Turiano
  • 14. Masala Kraft CafÈ

    15. Chutney Masala

    Chef/co-owner Navjot Arora’s bistro presents the culinary diversity of Indian cuisine with some modern twists that place it well beyond the standard South Asian eatery. Free-range meats without antibiotics and hormones, wild-caught seafood, and local produce are prevalent in silky, chunky curries, tandoori dishes, and crisped-yet-juicy kebabs, while an assortment of freshly baked naan, slow-simmered Read more...

    16. Sambal

    Fragrant Thai and Malaysian cuisine from chef/co-owner Navjot Arora (also of Irvington’s Chutney Masala) brings in the guests, but the cocktail list and Hudson River views are what keep them long into the evening.   Best of Westchester 2021 - Best Thai Restaurant Best of Westchester 2020 - Best Asian Restaurant (Not Japanese/Sushi) Best of Read more...
  • 17. O Mandarin

    At this 2019 Best of Westchester Editor's Pick, crispy-skinned Peking duck and house-made dumplings are just two of the succulent menu highlights and delights. Throw in the elegant, upscale ambience, and you have a stand-out sit-down Asian-cuisine experience from this hotspot off Central Ave. 361 N Central Ave; www.omandarin.com   Best of Westchester 2021 - Read more...
  • 18. Royal Palace

    Expect all the standards like tandoori chicken, biryani, and fragrant curries from this restaurant and caterer. Lunch buffet offered every day; dinner buffet Mon to Thurs. 77 Knollwood Rd, White Plains; 914.289.1988; www.royalpalacecuisines.com