Orinoco

Row 1

Details
56 JFK St
Cambridge, MA 02138
(617) 354-6900
Arepas
$ $
Hours
Tue–Wed: Noon–2:30 PM Thu–Sat: Noon–2:30 PM Sun: 11:30 AM–3:00 PM

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  • The back patio seats 30, perfect spot on a summer evening. And the owner Marta is truly a gem of a host.
  • Actually very authentic Venezuelan food. Try the Tequenos, our national pride.
  • Lamb chops are amazing. Make sure to try the hot sauce too
  • Absolutely my favorite place. Daniel and Stefan are unbelievably attentive, friendly waiters. Try especially the tequeos (mozzarella sticks in croissant dough, essentially) and arepa jardinera.
  • All the food is amazing here. I especially love tequenos, lamb steak, and the two desserts.
  • The manager Marta is lovely! Great service.
  • Get the pabellon criollo (shredded beef plate) its amazing! One of the better dishes in Harvard square!
  • Arepas are excellent!
  • Delicious food!! Order the rips
  • The lamb is unbelievable!
  • The bacon wrapped dates are to die for.
  • Cambridge's best place for Venezuelan food. Pernil arepas, tostones,and tajadas are the best. Get two areas if you're a hungry person and you'll be set.
  • Try any of the empanadas. They are delicious!!!!!
  • Polovorsa de Pollo is delicious!
  • Everything we tried was delicious: bacon wrapped dates, arepas, the ribs, and the chocolate cake > flan.
  • The stake was amazing very well seasoned,the ribs were cooked perfectly everyone at our table enjoyed the food we will be going back.
  • Awesome date spot
  • Catchapa are the best
  • lamb chops were really delicious. Make sure to try the house made hot sauce too!
  • Great and reasonably priced. They don't take reservations. Split the arepas and a main dish