Best of Boston

Best Casual Restaurant, West

2018 Best Casual Restaurant, West


Chestnut Hill
Last year, this Santoni shoebox–size, Italian-inspired café went from pop-up to permanent fixture at upscale shopping mall the Street, in Chestnut Hill. James Beard Award–winning [...] read more»
2017 Best Casual Restaurant, West

the Rail Trail Flatbread Co.

Opened by three young entrepreneurs in 2012, this area hot spot almost single-handedly revitalized Hudson's now-booming Main Street, and the fire is still burning bright [...] read more»
2016 Best Casual Restaurant, West

Saltbox Kitchen

West Concord used to be known for a 5 & 10. Now it’s a culinary haven, with sunny Saltbox Kitchen leading the pack. Run by Ben Elliott [...] read more»
2015 Best Casual Restaurant, West

Sweet Basil

It's the scent that hits you first: sweet, pungent garlic, mixed with basil and white wine as it hits the pan. After that, it's the [...] read more»