133-43 37th Avenue
Flushing, NY 11354
Phone: (718) 939-5000
Fax: (718) 939-4000
At the Happy Buddha, you will find traditional Eastern dishes with a vegetarian twist. This all vegetarian restaurant is inspired by Buddhist culinary techniques and organic ingredients. The ambiance infuses a sense of calmness and serenity with its dim, low lights, bamboo-lined dining space and a green stone path. The food is adventurous and very tasty. Try the tofu with tangy yellow curry or stir-fried vegetables. For the heath conscious, there is a juice bar, which serves up nourishing organic juices and smoothies. The service is speedy and efficient. This fusion of traditionalism and modernism will surely bring you wholesome goodness and well-being!
Asian Jewels Seafood Restaurant specializes in Cantonese food, especially dim sum. The food is authentic and the flavors of the dim sum and seafood mirror those served in Hong Kong. The decor is distinctly Oriental with blazing red walls and tiny, sparkling lamps that cast a golden glow over the white ceiling and table cloths. The dim sum is served in the classic style along with piping hot tea in charming teapots, while the main course features plenty of crab, steak, poultry and vegetarian options. The efficient service and good presentation of the dishes have helped increase this restaurant's popularity.
You'll find mainly Chinese and Malaysian customers, but those who dare to try some super spicy food can make their way here. The cuisine here has a blend of Singaporean and Malaysian influences. Apart from all the Thai and Malaysian varieties, Indian curries also abound. Sea food lovers must try the pangan ikan. What's more the food here is really cheap, go ahead and enjoy the Sentosa Malaysian Cuisine feast.
A huge red hot chili pepper greets visitors at Spicy and Tasty, a laid-back Chinese joint. Inside, chatty teens and Asian-American couples linger over beef tripe and succulent pork chops. The menu lists a variety of dishes and desserts from which the smoked tea duck is highly recommended. Beer and wines are available though the list is limited and restricted to these only. The place is worth a shot if you're in the area.
Pleasant, contemporary settings and fabulous cuisine from China and Hong Kong mark Waterfront International Enterprises out from the numerous Chinese eateries to be found in New York. Customers are welcomed with a complimentary plate of Kimchi and roasted, salted peanuts. For a novel experience, ask for the mildly-flavored Jellyfish with Scallions, or the heavier Fried Pork in Orange Sauce. Among spicier selections, the Tofu with Hot Peppers and Roast Prok Buns are the favorites. Top off your dish with butter and parmesan as you please, or ask for a touch of spice. The house specialty, Taro Root, makes up for the absence of a dessert, but the curious part is, it has to be eaten as an entrée!
Fu Run serves and deliverers delicious Chinese food. Ideal for groups of friends, families and even for solo diners, the interior of this place is warm and welcoming owning to the soothing glow emitted by quaint lamps. Oriental paraphernalia surrounds the place, while large tables and modest chairs make comfortable seating spaces. The menu dictates varieties of meat, poultry, fish as well as veggie specials and some of their must-try dishes are: Roast Beef, Tiger Vegetable, Marinated Pork Intestines along with Cabbage with Pork Dumpling, Braised Beef Noodle Soup, Shredded Beef with Spicy Sauce and the Braised Ribs. Food at Fu Run arrives in massive portions and prices make the fare look like a total steal. If you are a patron with a giant appetite, this is just the right place for you.
This Flushing restaurant is an alternative to Chinatown. Formerly known as Gum Fung, Jade Asian offers some of the best dim sum around in a catering hall type atmosphere, large, crowded and noisy. That's evident to the locals who come to catch up with their family and friends on a weekend morning. Servers make the rounds on pushcarts carrying steamed buns filled with meat, seafood and vegetables: all you have to do is point at what looks good! Sample cha siu baau if you like barbecue pork buns, cheong fun (rice noodle rolls) or har gau (popular shrimp-filled dumplings). For the more adventurous, there's chicken feet and fried octopus. Finish off with a customary egg tart; childa flaky puff pastry with an egg custard filling.
Magna Restaurant is one place that will not make you feel monotonous. The ambiance from inside is beautifully Italian, magnetic and warm, the service is exceptionally friendly. The food preparations are creatively presented, that you will love your meal. Start with the appetizers, soups and you may go on and try the pastas, pollo alla magna, melanzane al forno, the seafood specials and lots more. Accompany your meals with a great Italian wine. Their beautiful place is also available on offer to celebrate your private occasions. Call ahead for more details.
Biang! is a progeny of Xi'an Famous Foods in Flushing. The restaurant is trendy and is known for their Biang noodles which are uniquely made by being hand-pulled and whacked against a counter. They serve authentic Chinese food like beef stomach skewers, chicken and lamb skewers, wheat gluten sausages, various sauces, salads and dumplings. You will have a variety to choose from the menu and it all comes at a low price. Biang! is friendly, modern and within your budget for good Chinese food.
Tianjin Dumpling House is located inside the Golden Shopping Mall, and it is your destination for budget-friendly, delectable Chinese food. Dumplings are their forte and at Tianjin, the Pork with Cabbage Dumplings, Lamb with Squash Dumplings, Broccoli Dumplings, Pig Ears and Beef Tenderloin come recommended. This is a small set up, hence take-outs are encouraged but there are a few seats that can accommodate solo diners. After a long shopping haul, the steamy goodness of these dumplings are nothing less than a spa for your tummy, try it to believe it!
In an impressively modern decor of soothing lights and vermilion interior, the Dumpling Galaxy serves delicious varieties of dumplings and other quintessential Chinese dishes. The interior of this restaurant is quite spacious and it can accommodate larger parties with ease. Everything on their menu is cooked with the use of freshest possible ingredients, is plated with perfection and their portions are generous, so arrive with a large appetite. Some of the dishes that crave the attention of your palate here are: the Beef, Lamb, Seafood and Pan-Fried Dumplings, the Spicy Cabbage, Crispy Calamari, Pumpkin Soup, Lobster in Hot Chili Sauce, Chicken w. Basil and the Fried Lamb w. Cumin. They also serve a special vegetarian menu. The Dessert Dumpling marks a perfect climax to your meal.
Hunan Kitchen Of Grand Sichuan is a small, modern Chinese restaurant located in Flushing. A popular local dinner spot, the restaurant serves up a delicious array of Hunan specialties. Chef and owner, Chen Gangyi takes pride in bringing authentic dishes to the forefront. The dishes are bold, and full of flavor, featuring a striking blend of spices from dried chillies to white pepper lending them a characteristic and unique signature. Dishes to try here include the BBQ fish, white-pepper smoked beef, pumpkin cake, chicken with red-hot pepper and cumin lamb. Reservations are available on request. For additional details, call the restaurant.