Best of Boston

2017 Best Neighborhood Diversion, Allston

Paradise Rock Club

Stoner dads and undergrads alike loiter outside these vaunted doors, thanks to the ’Dise’s reliably eclectic roster. The sense of égalité only continues once inside: Don’t be surprised if you spot the opening act dancing in the crowd behind you.

967 Commonwealth Ave., Boston, 617-562-8800,