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Cafe Asia


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Chinese, Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options

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Fresh sliced raw fish (3pcs)
Surf Clam
White Tuna
(6-8pcs) (Raw Fish)
Tuna (6)
Salmon (6)
Salmon Avocado (8)
Tuna Cucumber (8)
Spicy Tuna (8)
Cucumber, roe, scallion
Rainbow Roll (8)
California roll with tuna, salmon, white fish and roe on top
(5-10pcs) (Cooked) (Except Roe)
Cucumber (6)
Asparagus (6)
Avocado (6)
Shitake Mushroom (8)
Salmon Skin (8)
Cucumber, roe, scallion
Shrimp Cucumber (8)
California (8)
Imitation crab meat, avocado, roe
Spicy Scallop (8)
Cucumber, roe, scallion
Philadelphia Maki (8)
Smoked salmon cream cheese, cucumber
Asian Chicken Salad
Shrimp Tempura Salad
Grilled Salmon Salad
Garden Salad
Hot and Sour Soup
Pork, tofu, and special veggies.
Miso Soup
Tofu, seaweed, scallions, with miso broth, very healthy.
Wonton Soup
Pork wonton, with shredded egg, scallions, chef special chicken broth.
Shumai Soup
Shrimp dumpling, shredded egg, scallion, with seafood broth.
Sea Treasure Soup
King crabmeat, scallop and jumbo shrimp in a creamy broth.
Tea Pot Seafood Soup
Jumbo shrimp, scallop, squid, and vegetables, with seafood broth.
Tom Yam Soup
Jumbo shrimp, fresh mushroom, lemon grass, cilantro, in sweet, sour and spicy soup.
Summer Rolls
Shrimp, lettuce, bean sprout, rice noodle and mint leaves wrapped in rice paper; served with peanut sauce (not fried).
Spring Roll
Crispy wrappers stuffed with chicken and cabbage.
Steamed soybeans in the shell, lightly salted.
Crab Wontons
Imitation crabmeat, shrimp and cream cheese filling in golden wrappers.
Tempura Shrimp or Chicken
Lightly fried‏ jumbo shrimp or chicken with vegetables.
Cho Cho Beef or Chicken
Tender beef or chicken strips on sticks.
Pot Stickers
Minced pork and vegetable filling in flour wrappers, pan-fried to perfection.
Fried Calamari
Lightly breaded calamari sauteed with Chinese five spices, dipping sauce on the side.
Steamed shrimp dumplings.
Wasabi Shumai
Steamed pork dumplings with wasabi wrapper.
Lobster Tail Tempura Roll (10)
Lobster tail tempura, lettuce, cucumber and fish roe.
Harbor Maki (8)
Shrimp tempura roll with spicy lump crabmeat, pine nuts and avocado on top.
Black Dragon Roll (8)
Shrimp tempura roll with eel and avocado on top.
Red Dragon Roll (8)
Shrimp tempura roll and spicy tuna on top.
Elegant Maki (6)
Lobster tail tempura, fried sweet potato, avocado and tobiko in soy wrap.
Sweetheart Maki (8)
Spicy tuna and avocado roll with fresh tuna around it (heart shape)
Chef Sampler (7)
Tuna, salmon, white fish, avocado and fish roe wrapped with thinly sliced cucumber.
Crazy Roll (8)
Spicy tuna and tempura crunches roll with fresh salmon on top.
Spicy Double Crabmeat Maki (8) )
Spicy real crabmeat and avocado roll, with spicy crabmeat, tempura flakes on top.
Golden Dragon Maki (10)
Escolar (white tuna), avocado, cream cheese roll deep fried with chef special sauce, with roe and scallion on top.
Seafood Tofu Bao
Jumbo shrimp, scallop, clam, white fish, soft tofu, in our spicy soup.
Four Treasures
Chicken, shrimp, beef, and scallop sauteed in garlic sauce.
Feng Style Lobster
Light breaded lobster pieces sauteed with ginger and scallion flavor, with cilantro on top.
Soft Shell Crab
Two crispy soft shell crabs with garlic sauce over top of vegetables.
Pineapple Shrimp
Lightly battered‏ shrimp with pineapple in chef's special mayo sauce.
Prawn Szechuan Style
Jumbo shrimp lightly fried, dry sauteed with Asian vegetables.
Beef Nigimaki
Tender beef wrapped around scallion, carrots and asparagus top with teriyaki sauce.
Lucky Shrimp
White wine marinated jumbo shrimp stir-fired with seasonal vegetables.
Pad Thai
Tofu, bean sprouts, scallions, egg, crushed peanuts, tossed with rice noodles in a sweet and sour Thai sauce.
Lo Mein
Noodles stir-fried with mushrooms, cabbage, and carrots in a light garlic sauce.
Singapore Rice Noodles
Clear rice noodles sauteed with ginger, garlic, and scallion in a light Asian curry sauce.
Japanese Pan Noodles
Snow peas, mushrooms, bean sprouts, and carrots with Japanese round noodles in a sweet soy sauce.
Fried Rice
Scallion, onion and egg stir-fired with rice.
Thai Seafood Fried Rice
Shrimp, scallop, squid, mussels, red and green bell peppers and basil stir-fried with rice.
Served with zucchini, baby corn, onion on a hot sizzling plate.
Szechuan Style
Broccoli, baby corn, carrots, and mushrooms stir-fried in a spicy Szechuan sauce.
Chicken $11.00
Shrimp $18.00
Scallop $18.00
General Tso's Style
Lightly breaded, fried to crispy, stir-fried with General Tao's sauce.
Chicken $9.50
Shrimp $16.00
Scallop $14.00
Squid $12.00
Koung Bao Style
Hot red pepper, celery, peas and carrots tossed with peanuts in a Koung Bao sauce.
Garlic Style
Snow peas, carrots, celery, and water chestnuts sauteed in sweet garlic sauce.
Chicken $9.50
Shrimp $16.00
Curry Style
Onion, peas, carrots, and pineapple cooked in curry sauce.
Steak $18.00
Chicken $11.00
Shrimp $18.00
Scallop $18.00
Orange Style
Crispy fried and sauteed in an orange flavored sauce.
Jumbo shrimp $16.00
Chicken $14.00
with vegetables, served with light soy dipping sauce. Lightly fried
Una Don
Grilled eel with special sauce over rice.
Tekka Don
Sliced fresh tuna over seasoned rice.
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Chinese, Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Reviews (279)
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All reviews sushi hot and sour soup pad thai summer rolls general tso's chicken maki rolls salmon hot towels take out roanoke valley love this place the wait staff kroger craving freshness
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1 - 10 of 278 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

Best dish is shrimp lo mein! We've tried other dishes and they are usually good. Sushi not up to son's California taste but was OK he said. Service is usually good but there are some times when it is slow--usually when they are NOT busy....More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank lcl50
Reviewed 12 December 2018

I have been eating in and ordering to go on regular basis for the last two years and for the most part always excellent service and food.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank ExploreExperienceEat
Reviewed 2 December 2018 via mobile

My family has dined at and picked up many orders here in the past. Tonight, the (mostly teenage) staff was completely rude to my husband, and withheld our order, because we couldn’t list every single item we ordered, phone number on file, and credit card....More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Explorer04081868533
Reviewed 12 November 2018 via mobile

We stopped here on our way home from D.C. Our kids said it was better sushi than what we had in a pretty fancy place in DC. Cafe Asia exceeded our expectations and rolls are B1G1 through Nov 30!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Kori D
Reviewed 24 October 2018 via mobile

Having been on the road over a week we were craving Asian food. This restaurant seemed like a good bet with Sushi, Japanese, Chinese, and Vietnamese foods all available. We dined on Summer Rolls, Seaweed Salad,Miso Soup, Shumai Soup, a Salmon Cucumber Maki Roll and...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank MMM_and_MPM
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

My wife and I are traditionally country food eaters what we decided to try Cafe Asia I was very surprised with a flavor and the freshness of their sushi I would not say I would eat it everyday but I enjoyed what I ordered. Thanks...More

Date of visit: March 2018
1  Thank ftice59
Reviewed 17 September 2018

I can't say enough about this restaurant. We eat at Café Asia frequently. We take our family here/meet here, just my husband and I also we get take out. The sushi in my opinion is the best in the Roanoke Valley. All of their other...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank kimcanterbury
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

Food as always was wonder but the wait staff seem not very knowledgeable on menu items. They were very slow for a very empty restaurant. The real gotcha moment is the huge buy one get one sushi for equal or lessor value for free. Welllllllll...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank apa028
Reviewed 31 July 2018

I started with summer rolls, husband spring roll, grandson (our sushi gourmet at age 11 - he's been to Japan) sashimi. Then Miso soup and Seafood soup. Then salmon and tuna sushi, Rainbow Rolls, Ebi and Fall Roll (tempura shrimp with a spicy sauce etc.)...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank wvjake
Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

We stopped at cafe Asia on our way to Charlottesville. The atmosphere was very pleasant and the food was great. I really enjoyed the hot rag that they gave you at the the beginning and end of your meal. It had a citrus smell. I...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank 696missyl
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