The best option when you can’t decide on the type of cuisine you’re in the mood for? Well a fusion restaurant, of course. Combining the best of the best from a variety of cultures, you can have all the diversity you’d like at these 10 awesome fusion restaurants in the Ocean State. The rich spices and bold flavors will surely please your taste buds.
Located in Memorial Square in Providence’s West End, North puts on dinner seven days a week from 5:30 p.m. to 12 am. They specialize in untraditional combinations and a menu that’s constantly changing. Enjoy yellowfin tuna nigiri with horseradish and black sesame, dan dan noodles with mutton, squid and black pepper or brown butter roasted bluefish with green beans, squash and blueberry.
This 133-seat restaurant offers contemporary Asian dining with a full bar. Enjoy classic options like chicken wings, stir fries, noodles, or fried rice, or chef specials like salty pork chops or clams in black bean sauce.
Set in historic Federal Hill, NAMI offers contemporary Japanese food influenced by modern American cuisine. You’ll love the chic interior and the attention to detail.
Koi is the only place to get sushi in Johnston—but they’ve got more than that, too. Start dinner with a cocktail at their full-service bar, enjoy a few sushi rolls, and then try an entrée of red snapper or beef negimaki, their specialties.
Fugo, or Fusion Gourmet, takes the best of Asian and Latin cuisine and puts it all under one roof—well, we should mention that it’s the roof of a truck. One of Providence’s tastiest food trucks, Fugo sets up shop on plenty of street corners, where you can find them grilling away Korean braised beef, miso-glazed tofu and shrimp tempura lettuce wraps.
Tong-D is bringing the best of Korean, Japanese and Chinese dishes to Southern Rhode Island! Make sure to order specials like Sam’s crab cakes, the grilled chicken Szechuan or the Thai-style tom yum noodle soup.
Part of Jacky’s Galaxy family of Asian restaurants, Jason’s is the latest in fantastic fusion food. You’ll love the fresh, well-prepared sushi, the bright interior and the small, but attentive, wait staff.
Craving Thai? At Luk Thai, spices are blended together to create rich, sophisticated flavors that pack a punch. Choose your spice level, whether you’re eating hot basil fried rice or massaman curry.
Choose from Malaysian and Chinese food at Khoo! You’ll definitely want to try their specialty wings, which come in unique flavors like curry, salt and pepper, or turmeric.
One of Rhode Island’s most authentic Chinese restaurants, Ocean Flame serves up some of the best Szechuan food around! Make sure to stop in for their Thursday special, $4 sesame chicken!