By Pete Dulin
Several new restaurants in Kansas City have recently opened that introduce authentic ramen, Vietnamese deli sandwiches and street food, Laotian dishes in Thai restaurants, and premium specialties in nigiri and sushi. Other established restaurants known for pho and dim sum remain local favorites. Combined, Kansas City’s Asian and Southeast Asian restaurants are a culinary tour of diverse tastes from banh tieu to pad khee mao.
Here are some of the best tastes of Asian cuisine in KC: