The gist: Owner Ash Thaira takes influences from all over Southeast Asia and Hawaii to make her own fusion style in this casual eatery.
The food: Asian Flavors started as a pop up, with owner Ash Thaira experimenting with her own experience with Thai and Lao cuisine. Now she’s got a casual dining room in the Pearlridge Shopping Center where diners can enjoy her best-selling lechon (crispy pork belly), Lao ribs, Thai curry poke, spicy glass noodles, house-made tamarind drink, and more.
The cost: Appetizers are $5-7; plates are about $8 to $17; the meat sampler is $32; desserts are $5-6. The tamarind drink is $5.
How to book: Walk-ins only. You can order ahead by calling 808-778-0657 or online.