Best of Boston

BEST Discount Shopping

1999 BEST Discount Shopping

Filene’s Basement


The thrill is definitely back. Don’t even bother with the suburban locations (you’ll do just as well at Marshall’s or TJ Maxx), but the Boston store has gotten its groove back. Other than for the big sales (bridal gowns, men’s… read more»

1996 BEST Discount Shopping

Value Village

West Roxbury

You name it, they got it—and it’s cheap. read more»

1990 BEST Discount Shopping

Howland Place

New Bedford

A mall filled with designer outlets. Half-priced Escada makes the trip to New Bedford worthwhile. read more»

1976 BEST Discount Shopping

Building 19


Jack Benny used to browse here. A shopping experience unlike any other, with unbeatable bargains on everything from worm traps to velour-covered plungers. read more»