Rod Dee is one of The 15 Best Places for Rice in Cambridge.

1. Rod Dee

9.0
1906 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge, MA
Thai Restaurant · Porter Square · 40 tips and reviews

Ace B.Ace Bhattacharjya: Get the mango with sticky rice if in season. Amazing

Nick G.Nick Greif: Best Thai food in Porter. Decent seating and quick service. Thai salad is a steal appetizer and massive. Sticky rice with taro is tasty as well as unique. Reminder, cash only!

Jeffrey S.Jeffrey Siegel: Indonesian fried rice with crispy chicken is da bomb. All the curries also kick ass. Try the avocado curry special.

Cafe Mami is one of The 15 Best Places for Rice in Cambridge.

2. Cafe Mami

8.6
1815 Massachusetts Ave (at Roseland St), Cambridge, MA
Japanese Restaurant · Porter Square · 42 tips and reviews

Mint N.Mint Nopnirapath: Free refill rice for meal sets, ie burger sets, fish sets or hot plat sets.

WhenPigsCanFlyWhenPigsCanFly: Spicy beef bowl is a must!

Glo G.Glo G.: The tatsuka donburi serving was huge and plenty enough to share. Great matcha shake, hoe I wish the cup was bigger :)

Shanghai Fresh is one of The 15 Best Places for Rice in Cambridge.

3. Shanghai Fresh

7.7
735 Massachusetts Ave (btwn Temple & Inman St), Cambridge, MA
Shanghai Restaurant · Mid-Cambridge · 12 tips and reviews

Lily X.Lily Xu: Rice cake with shepard's purse is so delicious! Also get the steamed bun with beef

Jeffrey Z.Jeffrey Zhao: Stir fry rice cakes are good, and the soup dumplings are pretty good too. It's a small place though, so there might be a wait for tables!

A S.A S: Some of the best Chinese food I've had in the Boston area! The fried chicken, fried rice and the fish were all delicious.

Thelonious Monkfish is one of The 15 Best Places for Rice in Cambridge.

4. Thelonious Monkfish

8.6
524 Massachusetts Ave (btwn Brookline St. & Pearl St.), Cambridge, MA
Sushi Restaurant · 77 tips and reviews

john r.john rutherford: I don't think their ancient fried rice is all it's cracked up to be. too much uncrisped fat from the duck, and not enough mushrooms.

SammySammy: Try the ancient fried rice! Duck and bacon a wonderful combo

Mark R.Mark Rosedale: Try the fried rice.

Bon Me is one of The 15 Best Places for Rice in Cambridge.

5. Bon Me

7.6
1 Kendall Sq, Cambridge, MA
Vietnamese Restaurant · 21 tips and reviews

Martín C.Martín Caballero: Great cheap, fast and delicious lunch spot in Kendall! Bahn mi sandwich, rice bowl or noodle salad (try with spicy peanut sauce) are your options

MelMel: All the meat options are WAY too salty, but the tofu is amazing - even if you're a carnivore. Skip the rice bowls, Momogoose's are better and cheaper. Soba noodle salads are the way to go.

Seong H.Seong Hwang: Rice bowl with miso-braised pork is awesome. Try it. The first time I went there I had it, and it tastes so good.

Life Alive is one of The 15 Best Places for Rice in Cambridge.

6. Life Alive

9.3
765 Massachusetts Ave (at Inman St.), Cambridge, MA
Vegetarian / Vegan Restaurant · Mid-Cambridge · 186 tips and reviews

Emilie G.Emilie G: Try the Green Goddess over rice, it's fabulous! Avocado makes it perfect

DJ Tek aka Mr. ChicagoDJ Tek aka Mr. Chicago: The Swami - Which is the Curry Miso Sauce with brown rice is absolutely amazing. Make sure you grab a smoothie with your meal. Anything less is a insult! Lol

Proxy ApparelProxy Apparel: Get the Rebel! Sesame Ginger Nama Sauce with flax oil enlivening carrots, beets, broccoli, dark greens, tofu & hijiki over quinoa & short grain brown rice. Sooo good!

Izzy's Restaurant is one of The 15 Best Places for Rice in Cambridge.

7. Izzy's Restaurant

8.7
169 Harvard St, Cambridge, MA
Latin American Restaurant · 17 tips and reviews

Hector H H.Hector H Hernandez: Great place for lunch - make sure to try the daily specials - liked the shredded beaf - great rice and beans

EmmieEmmie: I love the black beans and yellow rice, fried shrimp, fried plantains, cassava with garlic, chicken and cheese patties, fried pork. The stewed beef and steak tips are tender and delicious.

Sahil K.Sahil Kathawala: Ean recommends getting the special of the day. Really enjoyed my steak bomb sub. Was the bomb.

The Similans is one of The 15 Best Places for Rice in Cambridge.

8. The Similans

8.5
145 First St (btwn Bent & Rogers St), Cambridge, MA
Thai Restaurant · East Cambridge · 40 tips and reviews

Yoav S.Yoav Shapira: The pineapple fried rice is great.

Joshua B.Joshua Berk: Drunken Noodles and Mango Fried Rice.

Jesse J.Jesse Johnston: Authentic, delicious Thai food right across the street from MIT. Try the red curry with rice! Yum.

Night Market is one of The 15 Best Places for Rice in Cambridge.

9. Night Market

7.9
48 JFK St, Cambridge, MA
Asian Restaurant · Harvard Square · 15 tips and reviews

Jeanette Y.Jeanette Yuen: Chinese Fish Fry and Taiwan Pork Rice are amazing.

Matt O.Matt Opsahl: Extensive menu of small & shareable bites. Rice balls were delicious snack, don don noodles a little too oily / spicy. Want to try other bites next time. The space is small and intimate, love it!

Chris W.Chris Wheaton: This is my favorite secret of Harvard Sq. In a sea of burgers and American fair, Night Market brings amazing Asian food to the table. Do yourself a favor and get the three cup chicken!

Sugar & Spice Restaurant is one of The 15 Best Places for Rice in Cambridge.

10. Sugar & Spice Restaurant

7.2
1933 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge, MA
Thai Restaurant · Porter Square · 33 tips and reviews

Susan J.Susan James: The mango chicken curry was perfect. Kind of annoyed I had to pay 2 dollars for a bowl or rice though.

Jake S.Jake Smith: Try the house fried rice.

VivianVivian: The pineapple fried rice is delicious, definitely worth a try!

PAGU is one of The 15 Best Places for Rice in Cambridge.

11. PAGU

7.7
310 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA
Restaurant · 19 tips and reviews

Adam S.Adam Sigel: Fun mix of Spanish and Japanese tapas. Oxtail croquetas, pork belly bao, and "childhood" rice all excellent.

AMAM: Ramen is decent. Don’t ask for rice.

David Z.David Zhou: Katsu comes without rice, which is weird. Good in general but not satisfying. Ultimately not worth it.

Moody's Falafel Palace is one of The 15 Best Places for Rice in Cambridge.

12. Moody's Falafel Palace

7.9
14 Western Ave (at Massachusetts Ave), Cambridge, MA
Falafel Restaurant · 49 tips and reviews

Nathan P.Nathan P.: Skip the wraps, the plates are where its at. Salad, rice bread and meat/falafel for $8.

Boston PhoenixBoston Phoenix: The Mayor, on Moody's shawarma: "It's this big vertical rotisserie where they're roasting this meat and letting it marinate for hours. Then they carve off pieces and put them in a roll-up or on rice." Read more.

Jeanette Y.Jeanette Yuen: Get the lentil rice!

Santouka Ramen is one of The 15 Best Places for Rice in Cambridge.

13. Santouka Ramen

8.6
1 Bow St (Massachusetts Ave), Cambridge, MA
Ramen Restaurant · Harvard Square · 56 tips and reviews

Tian F.Tian Fang: I would say the appetite rice is better than the ramen. Nice service though.

Elaine C.Elaine Courtney: Still probably the best ramen in the Boston-Cambridge-Somerville area! You won't go wrong with the ikura rice bowl and ramen combo.

Christi K.Christi Kim: Shio ramen w/ aji-tama (marinated soft boiled egg). Takoyaki is delicious! Really light and fluffy!

Jose's Mexican Truck is one of The 15 Best Places for Rice in Cambridge.

14. Jose's Mexican Truck

7.6
Carleton Street, Cambridge, MA
Food Truck · MIT · 9 tips and reviews

MikeMike: Most meals are $5 and come withh rice, beans, chips & salsa. I really like the soft corn tacos

J F.J F: Excellent vegetarian lunch of tacos, chips, salsa, rice and beans for $4.

Carlos M.Carlos Mendez: Just the best Mexican Food Truck in Boston / Cambridge are!!!

Summer Shack is one of The 15 Best Places for Rice in Cambridge.

15. Summer Shack

8.1
149 Alewife Brook Pkwy (at Rindge Ave.), Cambridge, MA
Seafood Restaurant · North Cambridge · 60 tips and reviews

Lisa C.Lisa Chartier: Nifty atmosphere in a place I thought shut down awhile back. Great menu & fresh seafood! The grilled mahi mahi with tropical salsa & jasmine rice was scrumptious, as well as the oyster bar ceviche. Read more.

Scott C.Scott Chatis: Sit at the oyster bar, ask for Maureen. Get the fried oyster tacos with brown rice. Put the rice in the taco (really more of a fajita shell) add Tabasco and revel.

BostonTweetBostonTweet: Show your MBTA Charlie Card at any Summer Shack and get a free cup of clam chowdah or a free soft serve ice cream with a purchase of an entree.