Best of Boston

2012 Best Watches

European Watch Co.

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 website with a deep inventory of old, new, classic, and sporty tickers (Patek Philippes, Cartiers, and IWCs).

232 Newbury St., Boston, 617-262-9798,