Best of Boston

Best Cafe

1998 Best Cafe

Hollywood Espresso

Sultry movies and moody java. Is there a better combination on the planet? At this "European Film Cafe," you can watch a recent release on [...] read more»
1995 Best Cafe, People Watching

Emporio Armani Express Restaurant

Watch the valets park the Ferraris! Air-kiss! Eavesdrop on a dozen languages! Return to a time when smoking was cool! We still love the cafe [...] read more»
1993 Best Cafe, New

Black Crow Caffe

Jamaica Plain
Every neighborhood should have a place like this for hanging—good cappuccino, good food (the tortilla pies are outstanding), and good vibes. Groovy. read more»
1992 Best Cafe, New (Old)

Algiers Coffee House

We'll always miss the old subterranean cafe, but we're glad the Algiers is back and better than ever. read more»
1992 Best Cafe, Lunch

Cafe Louis

We wouldn't expect anything less from Louis. read more»
1985 Best Cafe, Italian

Caffè Paradiso

A North End institution that's aging quite well, thank you. read more»
1985 Best Cafe, Sidewalk

Harvard Bookstore Café

Literature, decent food, and the most chic street in town. read more»
1984 Best Cafe, Theater

New Orleans Café at Devon on the Common

Cajun specialties and a nice little bar, all a short walk from the Theatre District. read more»
1983 Best Cafe, Sidewalk

Mills Falls Restaurant

Beautiful bucolic setting, fine food. read more»
1982 Best Cafe, Italian, North End

Caffé Paradiso

A North End landmark. And the best cannoli in the city. read more»