Asian holistic medicine has long touted the multiple benefits of the aromatic root called ginger. Whether sliced or ground, cooked or raw, ginger flavors countless dishes with its fragrant zing. What's more, it's also believed to aid in digestion, relieve stomach ailments and even prevent motion sickness.
While we can't certify the medical advantages of the ginger-spiked dishes served at the restaurants listed below, we can talk about how good they taste:
A showstopper at this Asian restaurant in a converted diner is flaming toban yaki clay pot beef, tender slices of steak ignited at the table and served sizzling with fresh ginger and scallions. 101 W. Main St., Babylon, 631-422-6505