Best Asian and Sushi in Greensboro
Everything from sushi and pad Thai to hibachi and Chinese takeout, Greensboro has no shortage of Asian fare. Next time that craving hits, check out one of these local spots:
Updated: January 2023
4008 Battleground Ave
Wasabi Sushi & Teriyaki couldn’t be a more perfect lunch spot. It is quick and affordable but doesn’t compromise on taste. The bento box is arguably the perfect midday meal. Take any lunch entrée and upgrade to a bento box – it adds 3 California Rolls, a spring roll, soup or salad, rice, and vegetable tempura.
Pro Tip: Check out their daily lunch specials!
Wasabi Sushi & Teriyaki
4109 Spring Garden Street
Pho Hien Vuong is a staple for Asian cuisine in Greensboro. Family-owned and operated, Pho Hien Vuong brings you a spread of traditional cuisine, focusing mainly on Vietnamese fare. The options don’t stop there, you’ll find some traditional Thai dishes as well, along with their signature pho soups. They are the perfect hearty treat to warm up with on a cold day.
Pro Tip: PHV focuses on using local ingredients, and offers an array of healthy, authentic options.
1941 New Garden Road, Suite 200
Many people in Greensboro are passionate about which sushi bar is the best – and Imperial Koi is always ranked as a top contender. Try their signature Imperial Koi Roll with shrimp tempura, lobster salad, cucumber, mango, and banana with eel and sweet chili sauce. While their menu of signature sushi rolls is expansive and impressive, there are plenty of other specialties like miso Chilean sea ball, and roasted Peking duck.
Pro Tip: Imperial Koi love boats are perfect for date night sharing – sushi combinations for two, three, or four guests.
6010 Landmark Center Blvd
Conveniently located off Wendover Avenue, Hokkaido Sushi & Ramen is a relative newcomer to Greensboro. But don’t let that status fool you, they’re anything but amateurs. They have a wide-ranging and delicious selection of chef specialty sushi rolls, but they are known for their ramen. These bowls are huge, piping hot, and filled with all the noodles, flavorful broth, and toppings your heart desires.
Pro Tip: Try the classic white tonkotsu ramen, or if you’re feeling adventurous, the red spicy oil ramen – you can customize the spice level!
Hokkaido Sushi & Ramen
309 State Street
Mizumi has all the sushi and all the ambiance. They have a unique offering of traditional floor seating for a sushi experience. When you go to Mizumi, make sure you have a big appetite, as they offer all you can eat sushi, sashimi, and regular and specialty rolls. All items are made to order.
Pro Tip: Mizumi offers deals on bottomless Sake!
1641 New Garden Road, #2001
Phoenix Asian Cuisine is the perfect place to cover all bases of Asian fare. There is something here for everyone. They cover everything from sushi and spring rolls, to pad Thai, fried rice, and Kung Pao chicken. The interior has a more upscale feel, but it’s also an excellent place for a quick lunch.
Pro Tip: Try the banana spring rolls for dessert!
Hokkaido Sushi & Ramen
1216 Bridford Parkway
When it comes to Chinese takeout, it just doesn’t get much better than Golden Wok. They are well known for their delicious Chinese fare, offering all the takeout classics! Make sure to call ahead if you’re on a timed lunch hour. The prices can’t be beat and you’ll find every order packaged perfectly.
Pro Tip: Try General Tso’s chicken – perfectly crispy and slightly spicy.
329 Tate Street
Conveniently located close by UNCG campus, Sushi Republic has immaculate vibes and delicious sushi. Their patio is covered and spacious, while the inside is cozy and chic. Sushi Republic was voted best Sushi in Greensboro in 2021. In addition to countless signature sushi rolls, you’ll find Japanese cuisine, as well as several fusion dishes like beef bulgogi tacos!
Pro Tip: Try the Oreo tempura for dessert – a fun spin on fried Oreos.
Written by team member Mikaela Boyles