Your Complete Guide To Exploring Evanston’s Asian Cuisine

Oct 28, 2022

Asia’s cuisine is broadly divided into many different regions: Central Asian, East Asian, North Asian, South Asian, Southeast Asian, and West Asian. But no matter what type of Asian cuisine you’re seeking, you can find it all right here in Evanston – everything from your favorite Boba tea to delicious dumplings to curry to sushi. There is no shortage of diverse food options.

Best yet, the local restaurant owners curate their menus to feature their family traditions and generationally adored cuisines.

South Asia is known for delicious dishes like Momo, Fishballs, Lamb Kheema Samosa, and Naan. And although Devon Street and its plethora of Indian restaurants and shops is a short drive, Evanston has wonderful options – and is the home to Inspired Indian, a shop whose spice mixes can help you make any homemade Indian food almost as easy as takeout.

So, grab a bowl of ramen or a delicious curry during your next lunch break, or perhaps meet up with loved ones for a bountiful dinner.

With nine business districts in Evanston, you can enjoy something delicious all over the city. From a comforting place to sit down and rest, to lively locations for an evening out, there are a plethora of favorite spots that you’ll come to love here. Why not visit one of these spots tonight?

SOUTH ASIAN RESTAURANTS IN EVANSTON

Mt. Everest Restaurant

630 Church St.

847-491-1069

info@mteverestrestaurant.com

https://www.mteverestrestaurant.com/

 

Mumbai Indian Grill

1728 Sherman Ave, Evanston, IL 60201

847-859-2453

https://www.evanstonmumbaiindiangrill.com/

 

 

Inspired Indian                

812 Dempster St, Evanston, IL 60202

312-535-3695

https://www.inspiredindiancooking.com

 

ASIAN CUISINE RESTAURANTS IN EVANSTON

527 Café      

527 Davis St.

(847) 332-2233

https://www.527cafedavis.com/

 

Bonsai Café

2916 Central St.

(847) 866-7498

https://www.bonsaicafeevanston.com/

 

Coast Sushi

2545 Prairie Ave.

847.328.2221

http://coastsushi.net/coastevanston/default.asp

 

Cozy Noodles and Rice  

1018 Davis St.

847-733-0101

https://www.cozyevanston.com/

 

Dozika Pan-Asian

601 Dempster St

847-869-9740

https://www.dozika.net/

 

Hunan Spring       

635 Chicago Ave.

(847) 328-8082

https://www.hunanspringevanston.com/

 

Hunan Star 

3339 Golf Rd.

847-673-1388

 

Joy Yee’s Noodles

533 Davis St.

847.733.1900

https://joyyee.com/order-now/

 

Kansaku

1514 Sherman Ave.

847.864.4386

https://www.kansakusushi.com/

 

Koco Table

720 1/2 Clark St.

847-866-7055

https://kocotable.com/

 

Koi    

624 Davis St.

(847) 866-6969

https://www.koievanston.com/

 

Kuni’s Sushi         

511 Main St.

847-328-2004

https://kunisushi.com/

 

Lao Sze Chuan

1633 Orrington Ave.

(847) 868-8989

https://www.evanstonlaoszechuan.com/

 

Litte Wook  

2426 Main St.

(847) 328-6666

https://www.little-wok.com/

 

Lulu’s

1026 Davis St.

(847) 869-4343

https://www.lulusevanston.com/

 

NaKorn Kitchen

1622 Orrington Ave.

847-773-8424

https://nakornkitchen.com/

 

Papa Bop

1047 Chicago Ave.

(847) 425-0666

https://papabop.dine.online/locations/856137?fulfillment=pickup

 

Peppercorns Kitchen

620 Davis St.

(847) 563-8461

https://peppercornskitchen.com/

 

Pinto Thai Kitchen

1931 Central St.

(847) 328-8881

https://www.pintothaikitchen.net/

 

Sea Ranch Sushi  

518 Dempster St.

847-492-8340

https://www.searanchsushi.com/

 

Shang Noodle & Chinese

608 Davis St #4419.

847-859-6868

https://www.shangnoodleandchinese.com/

 

Shangri-La Asian Bistro 

Davis Center, 500 Davis St.

847-563-8085

 

Shinsen Evanston

1322 Chicago Ave.

847-425-0077

https://www.shinsenevanston.com/

 

Siam Paragon Asian Bistro      

503 Main St.

(224) 470-7684

http://www.siamparagonevanston.com/

 

Siam Splendour

1125 Emerson St.

847-492-1008

 

Table to Stix Ramen       

1007 Davis St.

(847) 859-6847

http://www.tabletostix.com/

 

10q Chicken

816 Church St. Evanston, IL. 60201

847-859-6100

 

Todoroki

526 Davis St.

(847) 733-0536

http://www.mytodorokievanston.com/

 

Yasotorn Thai Cuisine    

809 Dempster St.

847-425-0425

https://yasotornthai.com/

 

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