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The 14 Best Asian Restaurants In Somerville

Updated: September 21, 2022

Aching for some good Asian food? These Somerville restaurants serve the best-fried rice and noodles in town. We evaluated the top review sites and included reviews from millions of diners for the best Asian spots in Somerville. So if you need some chow foon or gyoza visit one of the Asian venues on this list now!

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Himalayan Kitchen

Nepali, $, Union SquareNepali, $Somerville, Union Square
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5
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DAKZEN

Thai, $, Spring HillThai, $Somerville, Spring Hill
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0
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  • TimeOut, 2019

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Hen Chicken Rice

Thai, $, Union SquareThai, $Somerville, Union Square
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5
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Masala Square Indian Kitchen

Indian, $$, Union SquareIndian, $$Somerville, Union Square
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5
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Kor Tor Mor

Thai, $, Davis SquareThai, $Somerville, Davis Square
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0
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  • TimeOut, 2019

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Tasty Mo:Mo

Nepali, $, Magoun SquareNepali, $Somerville, Magoun Square
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5
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Buk Kyung

Korean, $$, Union SquareKorean, $$Somerville, Union Square
Google: 4.1
Yelp: 3.5
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Fuji at Assembly

Asian, $$, Assembly SquareAsian, $$Somerville, Assembly Square
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0
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Fuki Japanese Cuisine

Japanese, $$, Union SquareJapanese, $$Somerville, Union Square
Google: 4.9
Yelp: 4.5

Guru The Caterer

Indian, $, Teele SquareIndian, $Somerville, Teele Square
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5

Tsurumen Davis

Asian, $$, Davis SquareAsian, $$Somerville, Davis Square
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0
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Masala

Indian, $$, SomervilleIndian, $$Somerville
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0
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Mint Indian Eatery

Indian, $, Davis SquareIndian, $Somerville, Davis Square
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0
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Momo N Curry

Indian, $$, Union SquareIndian, $$Somerville, Union Square
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 4.0
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How does it work?

Picking the right Asian restaurant can be tough, especially when you’re exploring new restaurants. We used our boam magic powers to analyze 823905 local restaurant reviews, Google and Yelp ratings for 15185 restaurants, and 1052 lists and articles from top sources like TimeOut and Eater. The restaurants you see have been featured in TimeOut - The best Thai restaurants in Boston and Eater - Where to Eat Thai Food in and Around Boston. We automatically update restaurants’ availability and services, so you can find a great meal no matter what. Our site gets no money for featuring restaurants in this list – everyone’s earned their place. We don’t recommend restaurants lightly, these 10 are really something special.

Frequently asked questions

Himalayan Kitchen, DAKZEN, and Tanám are the highest-rated Asian restaurants for take-out in Somerville.

Himalayan Kitchen, DAKZEN, and Fuji at Assembly are vegetarian-friendly Asian restaurants in Somerville.

The highest-rated Asian restaurants for delivery in Somerville are Himalayan Kitchen, DAKZEN, and Tanám.

Himalayan Kitchen, DAKZEN, and Tanám are the highest-rated Asian restaurants for a quick lunch in Somerville.

Himalayan Kitchen, DAKZEN, and Tanám are some of the highest-rated late-night Asian spots in Somerville.

Drink pairing tips

  • Rosé and Hunan style beef


    Try coupling Hunan style beef with a pink wine like Hunan style beef to balance its strong and spicy flavours.

  • Gewürztramine with your shrimp fried rice

    When considering how to best enjoy your shrimp fried rice, we would highlight how well a glass of Gewürztramine complements the dish as it acts as a counterpoint to the flavours of the dish.


  • The ultimate drink pairing for stir-fried chicken


    Knowing what to pair with stir-fried chicken can be tricky. It’s worth exploring some beer, particularly a glass of Kingfisher. This, dry, beer balances the spicy stir-fried chicken.

Factoids

  • The most lavish Vietnamese coffee

    The most expensive Vietnamese coffee costs a whopping$80! Would you be willing to pay$80 for a fancy kopi luwak?

  • A match made in heaven: sour plum tea & hot pot

    hot pot on the menu? A classic pairing is sour plum tea. It is made by smoking the plums.

  • A classic dish

    Have you ever had a tasty dim sum? Well it’s an absolute classic in China!

Parking tips

Parking in Somerville can be a challenge. To make the hunt for parking easier, we’ve partnered with a cutting-edge digital parking reservation system, Spothero, that enables you to book a spot in advance before you visit your chosen Asian spot.

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