Best of Boston

BEST Car Wash

2013 BEST Car Wash

Allston Car Wash

Allston

Most car washes charge you $20 to roll your vehicle under a few spritzers and a blow dryer. At Allston, that same amount gets you full doors-to-floors tidying. (Want just the exterior cleaning? Ten bucks.) We were impressed by the… read more»

2012 BEST Car Wash

Allston Car Wash

Allston

Your trusty auto deserves some proper pampering, and the friendly staffers at Allston Car Wash are happy to oblige. Choose from the extensive menu of services, then watch as your vehicle is whisked away for a rigorous vacuum and a… read more»

2007 BEST Car Wash

Allston Car Wash

Allston

When you were a kid, the car wash was a magical journey through a world of gigantic brushes, gushing foam, and torrents of water. Now that you’ve joined the ranks of car-owning adults, it takes considerably more to impress you—namely,… read more»

2006 BEST Car Wash

Allston Car Wash

Allston

Roll into this ‘cah spa’ and let a team painstakingly shampoo, buff, and wax your begrimed automobile back into the gleaming ride it once was. Nimble, speedy attendants can complete most jobs—from conditioning your leather to glazing your acrylic—in less… read more»

2000 BEST Car Wash

Allston Car Wash

Allston

When our test vehicle went in, it was encrusted with mud, pollen, tree buds, and bird droppings. When it came out, it looked like it had just rolled off the assembly line. These guys attack each car with painstaking indvidual… read more»

1999 BEST Car Wash

Allston Car Wash

Allston

It’s possible this car wash cares more about your car than you do. Allston offers just about every service you’d ever want to coddle your Camry, from a $124.95 Miracle Glazing to a $7.25 exterior wash. Your car comes out… read more»

1998 BEST Car Wash

Belmont Carwash

Belmont

Once or twice a year, lavish love on your buggy with the $30.99 full treatment— an exterior wash and interior cleaning and vacuuming, with all the bells and whistles. The whole process takes about 15 minutes, and the car washers… read more»

1997 BEST Car Wash

Mattapan Car Wash and Quick Lube

Mattapan

To quote ourselves from a few years back, Mattapan Car Wash is Cadillac cleaning at Corolla prices. A gentle scrubbing for only $6.50, and a thorough interior wiping and sweeping for only $7. Plus, they have self-wash bays for the… read more»