Best of Boston

Best Town Center

2016 Best Town Center, North


Rockport’s waterfront downtown is straight out of Hollywood casting. Limited parking means limited cars to impede your Sunday stroll (catch a ride in from the [...] read more»
2016 Best Town Center, West


Over the years, boutiques like Sara Campbell and French Lessons have brought splashes of sophistication to this historical paradise. Newer restaurants run by Boston-area chefs [...] read more»
2015 Best Town Center, North


With its prime waterfront location and cute boutiques (hello, J Mode and Roost and Company), Salem has become so much more than ground zero for [...] read more»
2015 Best Town Center, West


In the past year, Wellesley center has enjoyed a spate of buzzed-about openings, including tapas bar Bocado; eastern Mediterranean spot Juniper (from chef Dave Becker, [...] read more»
2015 Best Town Center, South


With its harbor vistas and wide sidewalks, Front Street always had the potential to be a South Shore destination—all it needed was a little pep. [...] read more»