Fried noodles are common throughout East and Southeast Asia. Many varieties, cooking styles, and ingredients exist.
Fried noodle dishes
- Beef chow fun – Cantonese dish of stir-fried beef, flat rice noodles, bean sprouts, and green onions
- Char kway teow – Chinese–inspired dish commonly served in Malaysia and Singapore comprising stir-fried, flat rice noodles with prawns, eggs, bean sprouts, fish cake, mussels, green leafy vegetables and Chinese sausage
- Chow Chow – Nepali–style stir fried noodles, often cooked with onion, vegetables and buff (water buffalo meat)
- Chow mein – dish featured in American Chinese cuisine and Canadian Chinese cuisine, also a generic term for stir-fried wheat noodles in Chinese
- Drunken noodles (phat khi mao) – Thai dish of stir-fried wide rice noodles
- Hokkien mee – Chinese–inspired Malaysian and Singaporean dish, of stir-fried noodles with many variations in ingredients
- Japchae – Korean dish made with cellophane noodles
- Kwetiau goreng – Chinese Indonesian stir fried flat rice noodles (kwetiau or shahe fen) with garlic, shallots, beef, chicken or prawn, chili, vegetables and sweet soy sauce
- Lo mein – American Chinese–style stir-fried wheat noodles
- Mee siam – Malaysian and Singaporean dish of rice vermicelli in spicy, sweet and sour light gravy. Dry variations are also common.
- Mie goreng – spicy stir-fried yellow wheat noodles common in Indonesia, Malaysia and Singapore
- Mie goreng Aceh – hot and spicy stir-fried thick yellow wheat noodles from Aceh province, Indonesia
- Pad Thai – Thai–style stir-fried rice noodles with egg, fish sauce, and a combination of bean sprouts, shrimp, chicken, or tofu
- Pancit bihon – Filipino stir-fried rice vermicelli
- Phat si-io – Thai dish of stir-fried wide rice noodles
- Rat na – Thai dish of stir-fried wide rice noodles
- Shanghai fried noodles
- Singapore chow fun – not actually from Singapore; Cantonese dish of thin rice noodles stir-fried with curry powder, bean sprouts, barbecued pork, and vegetables
- Singapore chow mein – same as above, but with wheat noodles
- Singapore-style noodles
- Yaki udon – Japanese stir-fried thick wheat udon noodles
- Yakisoba – Japanese–style fried wheat or buckwheat noodles, flavoured with sosu (Japanese Worcestershire sauce) and served with pork, cabbage, and beni shoga; often served at festival stalls or as a filling for sandwiches
- Hong Kong fried noodles – Hong Kong–style dish consisting of flour noodles pan–fried until crispy, and served together with vegetables, chicken, and/or seafood
- Fried crunchy wonton noodles – deep-fried strips of wonton wrappers, served as an appetizer with duck sauce and hot mustard at American Chinese restaurants
- I fu mie, Chinese Indonesian dried fried yi mein noodle served in sauce with vegetables chicken or prawn.
- Mie kering, Chinese influenced deep fried crispy noodle from Makassar, Indonesia.
- Mi krop – Thai dish consisting of crispy deep-fried rice noodles.