Time Out Market Boston’s anoush’ella (an Armenian expression of love, meaning “may it be sweet”) churns out the same colorful Eastern Mediterranean dishes that made the original location a South End favorite. The use of fresh, authentic ingredients can be detected in every bite of crave-worthy mezze such as walnut harissa, labne, grilled halloumi and baked chickpea fritters. Looking for a portable treat? Choose from flavorful wraps stuffed with slow-roasted za’atar chicken and overnight-braised beef.
Often getting props for offering up super healthy cuisine, the Mediterranean region is known for fantastic fare that’s wholesome and satisfying. Think fresh hummus, grilled seafood, veggies, lean meats and dishes infused with the lemon, garlic, za'atar and heart-healthy olive oil. Don’t worry—there are plenty of cheat-day-worthy treats like baklava and loukoumades (Greek donuts) to keep those sweet teeth satisfied. Here’s where to go for the best Mediterranean dishes in Boston. If you’re not in the mood to stick to a Mediterranean diet, but want to keep it light, check out the best vegetarian restaurants in Boston or the best seafood restaurants in Boston.
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