Facebook Poll: Best International Restaurants in Boston

Luckily, Bostonians don't have to be restless globetrotters or members of the United Nations to experience the cultural offerings of international cuisine. See which ethnic restaurants and dishes our Facebook fans recommend for the in-towner looking for an out-of-town dining experience.

(Photo by Christine Liu)

Updated: June 10, 2010

Best International Restaurants in Boston

Solea Restaurant and Tapas Bar

388 Moody St, Waltham, MA 02453

Stephanie Galvao Barros: Solea in Waltham is beyond amazing! The food is reasonably priced, great atmosphere and great service!

The Elephant Walk

2067 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge, MA 02140

Brittany Burton: I'll never forget my fantastic meal at the Elephant Walk! This Cambodian and French fusion feast was to die for!

El Oriental de Cuba

416 Centre St, Jamaica Plain, MA 02130

Emily R. Diaz: If you want some authentic Latin food with no fuss, this is the place to go. It's a small little place but with big flavors coming from their food ... plus you won't go broke! Great prices with Huge portions. ? El Oriental!


477 Shawmut Ave, Boston, MA 02118

Matt Kojalo: The arepas and dates wrapped in bacon. Great meal, great prices, fresh food. And they have outside seating! You can never go wrong.

Cantina La Mexicana

247 Washington St, Somerville, MA 02143

Allyn Moore Martin: Good, cheap comfort food. Tamales to die for and mango juice that tastes like you popped a straw into a fruit you picked off of the tree. Fabulous!

Angela's Cafe

131 Lexington St, East Boston, MA 02128

Rachel Greenstein: Angela's Cafe in Eastie is amazing! The enchiladas with green sauce are superb, the guacamole is the greatest and the inviting atmosphere makes everyone feel right at home and keeps me coming back for more and more!

Tu Y Yo

858 Broadway, Somerville, MA 02144

Adam Boscarino: My favorite is Tu y Yo in Somerville. Love those grasshopper tacos. Andrew Rausch: Gotta go with Tu y Yo as well. So close, so delicious. Grasshopper tacos though... not so much.


129 Jersey St, Boston, MA 02215

Katie Kennedy: Thaitation in the Fenway is wonderful, great staff, great food and cozy atmosphere.

Addis Red Sea

544 Tremont St, Boston, MA 02116

Jenn D'Ascoli: Addis Red Sea is definitely one of the most fun dining experiences I've had ... great for a date! Lynette Murphy: Adis Red Sea... Team building excersice when you all eat from the same plate/ table top. It's a Great excuse to eat with your hands since there are no utencils. And the food has great spices for vegitarians and meat eaters alike!

Tasca Spanish Tapas Rstrnt

1612 Commonwealth Ave, Brighton, MA 02135

Tory Molnar: Tasca in Brighton--amazingly delicious tapas ... especially the croquetas!