Best of Boston

Best Watches

2017 Best Watches

Royal Jewelers

Andover
A destination for collectors and novices alike, this family-run business is known for its extensive selection of certified pre-owned Rolex, Patek Philippe, and Vacheron Constantin […] read more»
2016 Best Watches

Lux Bond & Green

Boston
The display cases in this Boylston Street showroom house brands that have literally stood the test of time—classics like Baume & Mercier and Patek Philippe. […] read more»
2015 Best Watches

European Watch Company

Boston
The display cases at this Newbury Street shop hold luxe vintage and pre-owned watches (think Cartier, Rolex, and Jaeger-LeCoultre), as well as brand-new tickers. Visit […] read more»
2014 Best Watches

Shreve, Crump & Low

Boston
Browsing Shreve, Crump & Low is a lot like strolling around an art gallery dedicated to the fine work of the Swiss. You’ll see the […] read more»
2013 Best Watches

Shreve, Crump & Low

Boston
Shreve, Crump & Low’s intimate Newbury Street space is itself a finely tuned instrument of precision. The service here is smart, and the brands are […] read more»
2012 Best Watches

European Watch Co.

Boston
This Newbury Street store has everything you’d expect: an owner—Albert Ganjei—personally answering customer questions and expert staffers tuning up timepieces. It’s also got a great […] read more»
2011 Best Watches

Tourneau

Boston
Watch specialist Tourneau’s cache of 100-plus elite brands is the world’s largest. Though not for the faint of checkbook—an average watch sells for thousands—Tourneau also […] read more»
2009 Best Watches

Tourneau

Boston
Say what you will about the late Alpha Omega: Its mind-boggling roster of timepieces set the bar in this town. In its wake, then, local […] read more»
2008 Best Watches

Royal Jewelers

Andover
This is where to go after you’ve checked that shiny new Rolex (which Royal doesn’t carry) off your wish list and are ready to start […] read more»
2006 Best Watches

Alpha Omega

The Handa family has been selling time for 26 years, and their superstore’s watch selection is accordingly untouchable. The nine-time winner has more brands—including Baume […] read more»
2005 Best Watches

Alpha Omega

Cambridge
Bill Clinton caused a commotion when he visited Alpha Omega’s flagship store last summer and fell for a few watches. That comes as no surprise […] read more»
2004 Best Watches

Alpha Omega

Cambridge
To some, time is commitment. To others, it’s a luxury. Alpha Omega caters to both types with its selection of designer watches well worth locking […] read more»
2003 Best Watches

Alpha Omega Jewelers, Cambridge location

Cambridge
This is what we call good timing: Just as the country is starting to take watches as seriously as Europe does, ubiquitous local watch retailer […] read more»
2002 Best Watches

Alpha Omega Fine Jewelry and Watches

Cambridge
Decide to update from your Timex Indigo or last year’s candy-colored Swatch? Alpha Omega has watches for people who have arrived (on time, of course). […] read more»
2001 Best Watches

Alpha Omega Jewelers

Cambridge
Whether you’re looking for a diamond-studded Rolex, a sporty TAG Heuer, or a sleek Bulgari, you’d be hard-pressed to find a more diverse selection of […] read more»