Best of Boston

Best Bike Shop

2015 Best Bike Shop

Ace Wheelworks

Somerville
Sure, you can buy a decent bike anywhere, but the friendly folks at Wheelworks make the hunt stress-free. Once you’ve made your pick—be it a […] read more»
2013 Best Bike Shop

Wheelworks

Somerville
Specialty bikes, toddler carriers, tune-ups and repairs, commuting bags, custom fittings, racks and racks of gear—if any of that appeals to you, Wheelworks will, too. […] read more»
2012 Best Bike Shop

Ferris Wheels

Jamaica Plain
Roll your bike into a fix-it shop with a flat, and within seconds, some sneering mechanic is bound to make you feel hopelessly stupid. Fortunately, […] read more»
2011 Best Bike Shop

Landry’s Bicycles

Boston
For its impressive size, central location, and huge inventory, Landry’s gets our vote. The staff has consistently serviced our two-wheelers well and quickly (as we’ve […] read more»
2011 Best Bike Shop, West

Belmont Wheelworks

Belmont
It’s a department store for all things two-wheeled, including high-end mountain bikes, comfort cruisers, and racing cycles. Wheelworks also stocks an impressive selection of junior […] read more»
2010 Best Bike Shop

Landry’s Bicycles

Boston
Bike lanes are popping up everywhere, but two-wheeled travel is still the underdog in this town. Thankfully, Landry’s is positioned to mainstream the biking lifestyle. […] read more»
2009 Best Bike Shop

Landry’s Bicycles

Boston
At Landry’s, the two-wheel equivalent of a BMW showroom, the friendly gearheads are eager to get their customers tricked out, fixed up, or otherwise on […] read more»
2008 Best Bike Shop

Broadway Bicycle School

Cambridge
Peddling an array of top-notch urban rides—most notably the line of hand-built jobs by Holliston’s A.N.T. and the store’s own vaunted Broadway commuting bikes—BBS also […] read more»
2007 Best Bike Shop

Wheelworks

Somerville
A beacon for tattooed bicycle messengers and hard-core triathletes, Wheelworks also welcomes weekend pedalers and the merely bike-curious. The knowledgeable folks behind the counter will […] read more»
2006 Best Bike Shop

International Bicycle Center

Allston
IBC mechanics are so thorough in teaching you to fix your bike, you may never need to go back to their Boston or Newton shops. […] read more»
2005 Best Bike Shop

Wheelworks

Somerville
What do former Olympians, triathletes, and collegiate cycling champs know about bikes? A lot—and many of them work at Wheelworks. So whether you’re a commuter, […] read more»
2004 Best Bike Shop

Ata Cycle

Cambridge
The expert bicyclists who double as the sales staff of ATA not only love to ride, they love to ride what they sell: a wide […] read more»
2003 Best Bike Shop

Broadway Bicycle School

Cambridge
If you want bells and horns, go to one of those big, anonymous bike stores in the suburbs. Broadway sells lean, mean, and versatile sets […] read more»
2002 Best Bike Shop

Back Bay Bicycles

Boston
The adage “size doesn’t matter” certainly applies here: Tiny Back Bay Bicycles can’t match the sprawling selections of many competitors. But what the shop lacks […] read more»