Best of Boston

BEST Barber

1999 BEST Barber, Gay

Ed Robichaud, Berkeley Barber Shop


He can clip you any way (And, truth be told, anywhere) you want. His shop is clean, and his manner is refreshingly old-fashioned. He speaks when spoken to, doesn’t take offense if you just want to sit there and meditate,… read more»

1983 BEST Barber

Nick DiCicco, Dimitrios Men’s Salon


For $7, Nick’ll shape you up nicely. But make an appointment. “All of a sudden, everybody is wearing their hair short again,” says Nick, who sometimes sings between snips. read more»

1975 BEST Barber



This is not Henri’s Salon. Or The Crazy Coiffue. Or La Tête Bleu. This is an honest-to-God barber shop. Rick O’Tansey cuts and styles hair with flair . . . and charges less than more pretentious places. read more»