Best of Boston

2016 Best Fragrances

Colonial Drug

“The People with Absolutely No Common Scents,” reads the awning above Colonial’s front door. It’s true: Co-owners Cathy and J .P. Botindari stock their perfumery with more than 1,000 rare European perfumes and colognes, plus popular brands like Chloé and Dior.

350 Watertown St., Newton, 617-864-2222,