The Best Asian Restaurants Across the Country

From Los Angeles to New York, here are the best restaurants serving Asian cuisine

From The Daily Meal’s list of the 101 Best Restaurants in America for 2012, here are the restaurants specializing in Asian cuisine that were chosen by our illustrious panel of judges.

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The restaurants that made the list this year range from ultramodern restaurants run by chefs who take inspiration from the cuisines of various Asian countries, like Pok Pok in Portland, Ore., to iconic establishments known for specializing in one particular national cuisine, like Arun’s in Chicago.

They also run the gamut from more casual settings, like Jitlada in Los Angeles, to venues boasting more formal atmospheres, like Masa in New York City.

Take a look through this collection of the best Asian restaurants across the country and then head over to the complete 101 list to see those restaurants that The Daily Meal deemed the best of 2012.