Business Spotlight – Eastern Pearl
Asian cuisine varies in taste and ingredients depending on the origin of the menu and restaurant. Chinese and Japanese dishes at Eastern Pearl located in historic downtown Webster are sure to please your eyes and taste buds. Eastern Pearl is located at 290 Main street Webster, MA. Though some natives may remember this location as Webster Five Cent Savings Bank once, it now resides as a beautiful chinese food restaurant featuring authentic Chinese and Japanese dishes such as Nabe Yaki Udon with shrimp, fish cake, chicken, egg and vegetables as well as local favorites like General Gau’s chicken and pork fried rice. Eastern Pearl uses light ingredients full with flavor to bring you a delicious meal without the “take-out” feeling.
Once a bank, Eastern Pearl owner and management took advantage of the authentic woodwork of this landmark building and worked off the original color scheme to create a comfortable atmosphere for dine-in patrons. As you walk up the concrete steps to the oak door with gold trim, you enter into a small hall area with stained glass looking into the lounge area. When you walk through the second door facing the counter, you will always be welcomed by the smiling Buddha facing the waiting area. Be sure to rub his belly for good luck before placing your order. When you dine in, you can choose to sit at a booth or table in the lounge area where you can view the historic downtown Webster, sit at their classy liquor bar with 2 screens to enjoy a Mai Thai or Scorpion Bowl. Lighting up the back portion of the restaurant you can take a seat at the authentic Sushi bar with Sushi chefs who assemble your roll by hand, to order.
Not only does Eastern Pearl have an extensive menu of Chinese and Japanese dishes, but also provides catering services for any occasion of any size, gift certificates for anyone and accepts all major credit cards. Eastern Pearl has lunch specials from 11:30am until 3pm weekdays featuring combination entrees, Sushi, Sashimi and Hibachi dishes make for perfect lunch options to call ahead and pick up during a busy work week. On the weekends, be sure to stay for a meal in the lounge area, gaze the art displayed throughout the restaurant and enjoy fantastic food and drink with quick, kind customer service.
Make sure you check out their other menu options that include popular appetizers like Egg Rolls, Chicken Teriyaki and Boneless Spareribs as well as delicious noodle choices such as Lo Mein and Pai Tai. They also have a variety of lunch and dinner combination platters that include Fried Rice, Chicken choices, Beef choices and much more.