Better grab a handful of napkins when you order the Pu-Pu Platter from The Islander, because you are going to need them. The Islander's Pu-Pu Platter is a flaming hibachi of egg rolls, fried chicken wings, chicken fingers, fantail shrimp, beef teriyaki, spare ribs and fried wontons that is FINGER-LICKING good and served up every day at this popular Chinese restaurant in Warwick. The Pu-Pu Platter joins an endless list of enticing appetizers at The Islander - including syrupy Sticky Chicken Wings, crunchy Coconut Shrimp and savory Scallion Pancakes - and this is just to get you started.
At The Islander restaurant, you will also find a lengthy and diverse menu of main dishes, fried rice, chow mein, chop suey, egg foo yong and special combination platters. You can choose from any number of meat entrees including beef, poultry, pork and seafood - all of which are accompanied by heaping portions of vegetables and rice. If vegetarian is your preference, you can enjoy many dishes such as the Cashew Vegetable Delight, Szechuan Spicy Green Beans and delicious Crispy Sesame Tofu. There is literally something for every taste here. For those with a fondness for American fare, there are even plenty of classic favorites to satiate your hunger such as Club and BLT sandwiches, and thick, juicy Delmonico Steaks. There is even a children's menu for your finicky tots and tweens.
The Islander has an inviting full bar where you can catch a game on TV and guzzle down a cold draft beer or a thirst-quenching tropical, virgin or frozen drink.
One of the best features of The Islander is their hospitable and accommodating waitstaff. The hosts and waiters are attentive, courteous and eager to give you the kind of dining experience here that will bring you back time and time again. Many of them have seen generations of families pass through their doors, and have welcomed back regular customers who return after moves have taken them away. There is a comfortable and welcoming feeling here - from the quality of food to the level of service.
The Islander is also the perfect place to host your next family celebration, whether it is a milestone birthday, anniversary, bereavement or team victory party! If you are planning a special occasion, then The Islander should be your first call. They will cater your next event with their extensive menu and guaranteed prompt delivery. Or, you may choose to celebrate your function in the restaurant where they can accommodate up to 80 guests in their private dining rooms. Call today for details.
Visit The Islander at 2318 West Shore Road in Warwick. Hours are Sunday - Thursday 11:00 am to 10:30 pm, and Friday and Saturday from 11:00 am to 11:30 pm. All major credit cards are accepted. For take-out or delivery, call 738-9861.