Best of Boston

Best Skate Shop

2011 Best Skate Shop


In the epicenter of Boston’s skateboard scene, this Allston hangout takes things way beyond your typical shoes and decks purveyor. The profusion of brands (hats […] read more»
2001 Best Skate Shop

Blades Board and Skate

What impressed us most about this place was that the friendly sales assistant had personally tried on 50 of the skates on display. Even better, […] read more»
2000 Best Skate Shop

Blades Board and Skate

Next time you’re strolling the Esplanade, don’t let that cute rollerblader pass you by—strap on some skates of your own and pull up alongside. How […] read more»
1999 Best Skate Shop

Blades Board & Skate

Dozens of in-line styles, skateboards, hockey equipment, and cool streetwear make this the shop to glide into. And the hip young staff knows its stuff. read more»