From Our Editors
For good eats and good times in Boston, dine at Orinoco. If you prefer to eat healthy, you'll find tons of fresh selections on Orinoco's menu. Toast your evening out at this restaurant with a glass of beer or wine from their lengthy drink list. Save money on a sitter ? kids are welcome to join the table at this restaurant. Have a big celebration coming up? Consider the private room at Orinoco, perfect for large groups of revelers. For some fresh air during the non-winter months, dine outside on Orinoco's patio.
Orinoco does not take reservations, so plan accordingly. Whether you're coming from work or a ballgame, the dress code at laid-back Orinoco is come-as-you-are. Always five minutes behind schedule? Pick up your food to go instead.
Guests take to street parking at Orinoco's Shawmut Avenue spot. If you're too tired to drive, public transportation will also suffice; right around the corner are stops at Washington St. @ Worcester St. (SL4, SL5), Washington St. @ W Newton St. (SL4, SL5), and Washington St. @ E Newton St. (SL4, SL5). Orinoco offers parking for all diners, including those who travel by bike.
Orinoco's moderately-priced platters and top-notch taste bring foodies back to Orinoco time and time again. If you're more of an evening diner, you're in luck. Though all three meals are served, the restaurant's dinner menu will blow you away.