Best of Boston

BEST Coolidge Corner Restaurant

2013 BEST Coolidge Corner Restaurant



Subway-tiled walls, wines by the glass, and elegant salads add a touch of refinement to this gourmet-pizza specialist. What to Order: The pulled-pork-and-mango pizza; fennel-apple salad. read more»

2011 BEST Coolidge Corner Restaurant, Casual

Cognac Bistro


Who knew a gas station could be so appealingly reborn as a restaurant? And yet, all of Brookline seems to be angling for a seat at this new bistro. Its classic French dishes teem with fresh, local seafood and sustainably… read more»

2004 BEST Coolidge Corner Restaurant, Neighborhood

Rani Indian Bistro


Rani is a study in contrasts. The spicy pinch of lamb vindaloo meets the sugary melt of mango chutney, and the taste of sour curry is followed by the sweet nectar of a rose lassi. No taste bud is ignored… read more»

2003 BEST Coolidge Corner Restaurant, Neighborhood

Zaftigs Delicatessen


Who needs the Lower East Side when you have Zaftigs? This nouveau deli bustles with families, couples, and lone regulars who come in for its “new Jewish” cuisine (just like old Jewish, but with a few twists, including a flavorful… read more»