For over fifty years Asian cuisine has been an admired, and integrated, part of British dining culture. Be it a Chinese takeaway fit for Friday night’s after work, or a swish Japanese restaurant perfect for romantic couples seeking to try something new, the British public are thoroughly taken with Asian cuisine and all it has to offer us – and for good reason.
Thankfully, Hull & East Yorkshire’s propensity towards inclusion has allowed for a number of impressive Asian restaurants to open over the years, providing hungry customers with nourishment and cultural enlightenment in equal measure. In order to celebrate the local area and it’s wealth of diverse eateries, here is a list of the very finest Asian restaurants Hull & East Yorkshire has to offer.
1, Beaver House, Beverley HU17 0AA
With it’s stylish décor and impeccable service, Ogino ranks as one of Beverley’s finest restaurants, as well as being a standout example of what good-quality Asian cuisine can be. Situated near Beverley’s historic Saturday Market, Ogino sits in a prime, bustling social area, making it the perfect place to come with friends or family.
Specialising in Japanese delicacies specifically, some of Ogino’s most popular and sought after dishes are as follows: Kakuni Pork Donburi, Salmon Katsu Curry, Squid Tempura, and Kara-Age Chicken. Although Ogino’s dishes are slightly more expensive than those of the other restaurants to appear on this list, the undeniable quality of the food and the hospitality with which it is delivered warrants the escalation in price. In order to demonstrate their willingness to accept modernity and different dietary choices, Ogino also offer a Vegetarian and Gluten Conscious menu. The restaurant has also partially re-introduced their Japanese tapas menu, available Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday evenings.
Sumo Pan Asian
40 Prestongate, Hessle HU13 0RE
Sumo Pan Asian specialises in a number of Asian cuisines, namely: Thai, Chinese, Japanese, and Korean, making it a diverse and accessible eatery perfect for large groups with differing tastes. Their Hessle restaurant is rapidly becoming one of the most popular establishments in the local area, demonstrating how inventive and unique cuisine can appeal to everybody.
Like Ogino, Sumo boasts an impressive décor and interior, blending tradition and modernity perfectly in order to create an atmospheric and relaxed dining experience. Due to the establishments love of all Asian cuisine, their menu’s are extensive and varied. For those seeking to capture the grandeur of Sumo from the comfort of their home, the restaurant offers a tantalising takeaway menu, featuring everything from Fried Tofu and Vegetable Curry, to Sumo Korean Buns, and Thai Red Curry. Their well renowned evening menu is equally impressive, incorporating a number of delicious Oriental dishes sure to impress any hungry customer!
China Red at The Coach and Horses
Beverley Rd, Dunswell, Hull HU6 0AD
This homely Cantonese restaurant and takeaway has long been a local favourite in Hull and the surrounding area, providing good-quality food and comfort in equal measure. China Red operates using three impressive menus, Takeaway, Dinner, and Lunch, with each one offering dishes that appeal to hardened foodies and rookies alike. Some of their standout dishes include, but are not limited to: King Prawn Chow Mein, Satay Mixed Vegetables, and Singapore Fried Rice!
169 Hallgate, Cottingham HU16 4BB
Cottingham’s very own Woksoever maintains an impressive four and a half star rating on TripAdvisor, and for good reason. The establishment’s homely and traditional décor has made it a firm favourite amongst local curators of Asian cuisine, with it’s impressive food and drink drawing new customers in virtually everyday.
Woksoever is the perfect place to come with a large group, providing customers with a sociable and inviting dining experience. Some of the establishments standout dishes are as follows: Chicken Wings in Peking Sauce, Thai Style Pork Skewers, and their irresistible Honey Spare Ribs.
Malai Thai Street Food
103 Newland Ave, Hull HU5 2ES
Newland Avenue’s Malai Thai Street Food is responsible for serving up some of the local area’s most delectable Asian dishes. Nestled comfortably down one of Hull’s most vibrant social hubs, Malai Thai excels in providing delicious food, hospitality, and comfort, all at a reasonable price!
As well as offering a number of recognisable dishes, such as Chicken Satay (Gai Satay) and Thai Meatballs (Look Chin Tod), Malai also excels in providing it’s customers with some authentic Thai meals, including: Thai Yellow Curry, Jungle Curry, and Goong Pao (Marinated King Prawns). Malai also now offers a number of Vegan options.
191 Newland Ave, Hull HU5 2EN
Also situated down Hull’s ever bustling Newland Avenue is Noodle Plus, a local favourite whose devout following is growing day by day. In addition to boasting a homely interior and friendly staff, Noodle Plus is well renowned for it’s authenticism and quality of food. Noodle Plus serve delicious Noodles (surprisingly) of every different variety, as well as a number of classic dishes long incorporated into the local culture and cuisine, including Chow Mein and Sweet and Sour.
1C Charles St, Hull HU2 8DF
Yinjibar reigns as one of Hull’s best kept culinary secrets, excelling in authentic Asian cuisine that never fails to disappoint. This traditional and friendly establishment is perfectly suited for large groups of friends and families seeking some delicious and warming traditional cuisine.
As well as serving tasty Sushi, Yinjibar also specialises in seafood, Dim-Sum, and Noodles, making it one of the local area’s most diverse, as well as rewarding places to dine. Those in search of delicious, authentic food at a reasonable price need look no further.
Viet Memories Restaurant
Prospect Shopping Centre
Those familiar with Hull’s city centre will undoubtedly know Viet Memories, Hull’s first and finest Vietnamese restaurant! A mere stone’s throw away from St. Stephens shopping centre, Viet Memories excels in serving up healthy and traditional Vietnamese cuisine at affordable prices.
The restaurant boasts an impressive evening and vegan menu, both of which feature some delicious, authentic dishes. Vegan choices include: tofu banh mi, mango summer rolls and tofu fried rice. Other popular dishes are as follows: king prawn summer rolls, beef house special pho and grilled pork stir-fried noodle!
Long An Restaurant
Paragon Square, 2-4 Paragon St, Hull HU1 3QT
Twinned with Viet Memories is the equally popular Long An. With a solid 4 and a half stars out of 5 on Tripadvisor, Long An is a must for any fan of Asian food. Like Viet Memories, Long An largely specialises in Vietnamese cuisine, though the dishes on offer differ.
Situated amongst Hull’s city centre, Long An is an atmospheric and homely eatery, the perfect place for a couple seeking a romantic night out. Some of the restaurant’s standout dishes are as follows: curry hot pot, crispy sticky rice cake, caramelised stew hot pot and the fresh pomelo salad.
Thai House Restaurant
51 Princes Ave, Hull HU5 3QY
Last but by no means least on today’s list is Thai House Restaurant, situated on Princes Avenue. Inviting and unique, Thai House is Hull’s premier Thai restaurant, and has been serving up authentic and delicious dishes for over 15 years. Sitting on Princes Avenue, one of Hull’s most popular places to eat, drink and socialise, Thai House is an exciting place to eat at.
The restaurant boasts a number of impressive menus, including a bottomless menu, a gluten free menu, a vegan menu and a pre order menu- all of which feature delicious, traditional dishes available at a reasonable price! For authentic flavours and atmosphere, Thai House is perfect!