- Author: Gwen Ashley Walters
- Category: Reviews
- Issue: May 2013
For the first time, we’ve vetted the Valley’s Asian restaurants to bring you the tastiest Thai food, the sublimest sushi, the most phenomenal pho. We’ll introduce you to Korean barbecue, Filipino finger food, Cambodian curry, and Dongbei dumplings. We’ll string you along on a noodle tour and show you where to shop. And we’ll spotlight the must-try eateries, from traditional gems to contemporary boundary-pushers. It’s all part of our Definitive... ASIAN FOOD GUIDE.
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Dining at this discreet, Zen gem sequestered in a Scottsdale shopping center is a transcendent experience. Chef Shinji Kurita’s refined Japanese cuisine is as breathtaking to behold as it is to savor. Pristine seafood, marbled beef and at-peak vegetables arrive in intricately composed, exquisite bites. Order by the course or, with at least 24 hours notice, request the chef’s five-course omakase tasting menu starting at $100. 7001 N. Scottsdale Rd., Scottsdale, 480-664-0180, shinbay.com