Eating Your Way Through Astoria, Queens

If you’re not much of a world traveler, but love sampling authentic international cuisines, look no further than Astoria, Queens. Astoria is a melting pot of international cultures and a great way to eat around the world without walking more than a few blocks. Keep reading for some of our favorite local spots!


Mombar is a cozy, authentic Egyptian restaurant serving up traditional Egyptian dishes, in a laid-back atmosphere. The place is cash-only and run by one man who does all the cooking, cleaning, and serving. Enjoy this hidden gem and thank us later!


Head to Agnati for some flavorful and authentic Greek cuisine and enjoy Greek classics such as Greek salad, moussaka, and stuffed clams. This place is a great way to sample Greek cuisine without ever having to cross the Atlantic.

Chela and Genarcha

Head to this spot for some tacos and margaritas for fresh and flavorful Mexican favorites. The restaurant is famous for its shrimp tacos and Moles!

Pye Boat Noodle

Head to Pye Boat for some delicious Thai cuisine some great Thai tea, pad Thai, and the joint’s famous quail eggs!


Head to Seva for delicious Indian cuisine, and enjoy their delicious chicken Korma, garlic naan, and curries. Sit back, relax, and enjoy the atmosphere with an Indian beer as well!