In search of a new favorite Latin American spot?
Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the top Latin American spots around Boston, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of where to meet your needs.
Looking to duck into the latest popular spots? It's a good time now, since consumer spending at restaurants tends to rise in February in the Boston area, according to data on local business transactions from Womply, a software provider that helps small businesses get more reviews. Daily spending at Boston-area restaurants last year rose by 15% in February over the month before.
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1. Rincon Limeño Restaurant
First on the list is Rincon Limeño Restaurant. Located at 409 Chelsea St. (between Eagle Square) in East Boston, the Latin American and Peruvian spot is the highest-rated Latin American restaurant in Boston, boasting 4.5 stars out of 257 reviews on Yelp.
Chacarero, a Latin American spot that offers sandwiches and more in Downtown Crossing, is another go-to, with four stars out of 409 Yelp reviews. Head over to 101 Arch St. to see for yourself.
3. Luna's Restaurant Italian and Latin Cuisine
Over in East Boston, check out Luna's Restaurant Italian and Latin Cuisine, which has earned 4.5 stars out of 65 reviews on Yelp. You can find the bar, Italian and Latin American spot at 945 Saratoga St. (between Trident and Boardman streets).
4. Teresa's Market
Last but not least, there's Teresa's Market, a Brighton favorite with 4.5 stars out of 75 reviews. Stop by 571 Washington St. (between Brackett and Bigelow streets) to hit up the Mexican and Latin American spot next time the urge strikes.