May is AAPI Heritage Month, and in order to celebrate the amazing restaurants in Boston, we’ve compiled a list of AAPI-owned businesses or businesses that highlight Asian and Pacific Islander culture in the Boston area. Please consider supporting one or more of these businesses this month and all year long!

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(Updated April 30, 2024)


Banj Mi Ba Le, 1052 Dorchester Ave, Boston, MA

Bao Bao Bakery, 84 Harrison Ave, Boston, MA 02111

Double Chin, 86 Harrison Ave., Boston

Flour Bakery + Café, Multiple Locations

Five Spices House, 58 Beach Street, Boston

Fuchun Ju, 55 Beach Street, Boston, MA

Gene’s Chinese Flatbread Café, 86 Bedford St., Boston (multiple locations)

Great Taste Bakery & Restaurant, 63 Beach St., Boston

Gourmet Dumpling House, 52 Beach St, Boston

Happy Lamb Hotpot, 693 Washington St, Boston

Kaze Shabu Shabu, 1 Harrison Ave, Boston

Mei Mei, 506 Park Dr, Boston

May’s Cake House, 223 Harrison Ave, Boston

Moonshine 152, 152 Dorchester Ave, Boston

Myers + Chang, 1145 Washington St., Boston

My Thai Vegan Café, 3 Beach St. #2, Boston

Noodles King, 400 Brookline Ave, Boston

Oishii, 116 Washington St, Boston

Peach Farm, 4 Tyler St, Boston

Phinista Café, 96 Peterborough St., Boston

Pho Hoa Restaurant, 1370 Dorchester Ave., Boston

Reign Drink Lab, 1370 Dorchester Ave., Boston

Shojo, 9 Tyler St., Boston

Somaek, 11 Temple Place, Boston, MA

Somenya, 23 Hudson Street, Boston,

Taiwan Café, 34 Oxford St., Boston

Yang’s Dumplings, 196 Quincy St., Boston

Yume Ga Arukara,

ZZDesert/OneZo, 145 Brighton Ave., Boston (multiple locations)


Banh Mi Le, 416 Hancock St., Quincy

China Pearl Restaurant, 237 Quincy Ave., Quincy


Bess’s Café, 224 Cypress St, Brookline, MA

Cha Yen Thai, 613 Mount Auburn St., Watertown

Blossom Bar, 295 Washington St., Brookline MA

District Kitchen, 2 Florence St., Malden

FuGaKyu, 1280 Beacon St., Brookline

Home Taste, 1312 Mass Ave., Arlington (multiple locations)

Mala Restaurant, 129 Brighton Ave., Allston

Rutchada Thai, 153 Belgrade Ave., Roslindale

Shabu Zen, 80 Brighton Ave., Allston, MA

Sushi Momento, 399 Chestnut Hill Ave, Brookline, MA 02445

Szechuan Mountain House, 89 Brighton Ave, Allston MA

XOXO Sushi, 1154 Boylston Street, Chestnut Hill, MA


Cicada Coffee Bar, 106 Prospect St., Cambridge

Dakzen, 195 Elm Street, Somerville, MA

Dumpling Daughter, 73 Ames St., Cambridge (multiple locations)

Dumpling Palace, 179 Mass Ave, Cambridge

H Mart, 581 Massachusetts Ave., Cambridge

Lanner Noodles & Bar, 24 Pearl Street, Cambridge, MA

Mary Chung, 464 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge

PAGU, 310 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge

Quindao Garden, 2382 Massachusetts Ave., Cambridge

Shanghai Fresh, 735 Mass Ave, Cambridge

Silk Road Uyghur Cuisine, 645 Cambridge St, Cambridge

The Maharaja, 57 John F. Kennedy St., Cambridge

Vester Café, 73 Ames St., Cambridge

Wusong Road, 112 Mt Auburn St., Cambridge