Best of Boston

BEST Men's Haircut

2013 BEST Men's Haircut

Brady Brumfield, Roffi Salon & Day Spa


After quizzing you to establish expectations, Brady Brumfield will deliver a natural look that can be comfortably worn straight out of the chair—not one that starts awkward and takes several days to grow into. His attention to detail, from wash… read more»

2012 BEST Men's Haircut


South Boston

After a quick tête-à-tête, Brianna Coons shaped our unruly hair into something slick, taking into account our capacity for at-home styling (none). The best part? The chop grew out so evenly, it still looked fresh months later. read more»

2007 BEST Men's Haircut, Inexpensive

Bunker Hill Barber Shop


Set in a row of clapboard Colonials, this Chucktown haunt is the ideal neighborhood spot for reading the paper, chatting about the game, and—oh, yeah—getting a great cut. read more»

2007 BEST Men's Haircut, Moderate

State Street Barbers


Flush with man’s-man appeal, State Street has mastered the traditional art of the coif. The careful shampooing and scalp and shoulder massages feel like what they are: masculine indulgences, not girly frivolities. read more»

2007 BEST Men's Haircut, High-End

Mario Russo


At $250, a Mario Russo haircut would be trouble for a presidential candidate; for an image-conscious man unburdened by political aspirations, it’s simply a savvy investment. read more»

2002 BEST Men's Haircut

Rosie Salvador, Daryl Christopher


Great hairstyling may transcend gender, but one fact remains: Men want different things from a haircut than women do. Just ask Rosie Salvador, who has perfected the equation for a perfect men’s cut. Her friendly (but not overbearing) conversation helps… read more»

2001 BEST Men's Haircut

Angela Stern, Alexander’s


At a time when prices have as much to do with the name of the hairstylist as with the hairstyle itself, Angela Stern is a refreshing anomaly. She gives people exactly what they ask for—nothing more, nothing less. Stern is… read more»

2000 BEST Men's Haircut

Dirk Diegel, Vidal Sassoon


Fortunately for men seeking a haircut, Dirk Diegel of Vidal Sassoon styles and cuts like he was born with comb and scissors in hand. Trained in Hamburg, Germany, Diegel has done his thing at Vidal Sassoon for five years. He’s… read more»

1999 BEST Men's Haircut

Dirk Diegel, Vidal Sassoon


Don’t expect a boy’s regular. Diegel spends quality time with your hair so you won’t have to. High style, low maintenance. read more»

1997 BEST Men's Haircut

Marion Von Hollander


Marion knows that men’s haircuts can be a delicate affair—one part seduction, and a heaping dose of free therapy. Not only will she unflinchingly shear the stray legions off the ears and mow through the shrubbery that accumulates in the… read more»