On Thursday night, Roslindale Village Main Street hosted its 6th annual Taste of Roslindale, featuring 21 restaurants, with several from West Roxbury.
When it comes to food there are no neighborhood borders. How far do you go for good cuisine? You didn't need to go far Thursday night to sample some of the best of what Roslndale has to offer - with the 6th annual Taste of Roslindale. Several West Roxbury restaurants participating in the Taste: West on Centre, Himalayan Bistro, Sugar Bakery, and Masona Grill. Here are the pics to prove it! Were you there last night? What did you like?
Boston's first Nepali restaurant is closer than you think.
- RESTAURANT REVIEWS
- Astrid Lium
Saturday, September 10, 2011
Overview: Himalayan Bistro, nestled between Thai Basil and The Upper Crust on West Roxbury’s Centre Street, is the first Nepali restaurant in the greater Boston area. The chef, Dammar Thapa, serves Indian cuisine as well as signature dishes from his native Nepal. While similar, the two cultures boast dishes that are distinctly, if subtly, different in both flavor and preparation. Atmosphere: The restaurant comfortably seats patrons in private booths lining the walls or open central seating in a spacing dining room with high ceilings. A string of Tibetan prayer flags hangs over the entrance/exit and Himalayan artwork boasting images of Hindu deities adorns the walls. The music, while ‘ethnic,’ sounds more like Spanish guitar than Hindustani…