Chandler Inn Hotel 26 Chandler St, Boston, MA02116 The Chandler Inn is a small boutique hotel on the corner of Berkeley and Chandler streets in Boston that will be looking…More to expand beyond its 55 rooms to a building across the street in the upcoming year. All of the current rooms in the old-style hotel were renovated in 2009. Tenants are allowed to have small pets 25 pounds and under.
Santa Fe Styling Co. 528 Tremont St, Boston, MA02116 Long before the South End was, according to some local bloggers, "so over" and then back again, Roberto Udan opened…More his Santa Fe Styling Co. on Tremont Street and began to decorate it with Southwestern decor. In perhaps the coolest salon waiting area in Boston -- the curved couch courtesy of a shuttered restaurant -- customers sit and catch up on the gossip before their cuts and highlights.
State Street Barbers 1313 Washington St, Boston, MA02118 State Street Barbers considers itself "an old-fashioned barbershop with contemporary style and…More convenience." It uses hot lather and classic straight-edged razors that give close shaves. It does primarily men's cuts and offers gift certificates. Walk-ins are welcome.
Revive Hair Studio 670 Tremont St, Boston, MA02118 The Revive Hair Studio owners call their new hair studio progressive, hip, fun, open, inviting, loving, "diva-less" and…More the "anti-Newbury Street" salon. Services include cuts, color and styling for both men and women.
Coppa 253 Shawmut Ave, Boston, MA02118 From the people that brought you Toro on Washington, comes Coppa. This Italian-style eatery is simultaneously spacious…More and intimate. Patio seating is offered during the warmer months, at tables nestled next to the slow-paced Shawmut Street. Diners can taste a pitcher of the specialty drink, the Aperol Spritz.
Dunkin Donuts 145 Dartmouth St, Boston, MA02116 This compact branch of the national Dunkin Donuts chain has been located just inside the Dartmouth Street entrance to…More Back Bay Station since 1991. It is convenient for travelers who would like to grab a quick coffee, doughnut or sandwich before heading down to the lower levels to catch a train or bus. If travelers have a little time to spare, stone benches in the station's lobby offer a nearby place to sit. The shop has a wide range of doughnut styles and flavors to choose from, including traditional standards like Boston Kreme and jelly-filled, as well as seasonal treats such as the Summer Splash (chocolate frosted with orange sprinkles).
Alexandria Pizza & Grill 1252 Washington St, Boston, MA02118 Located across the street from Peters Park, Alexandria Pizza & Grill serves Greek-style pizza and salads. All pizzas…More and entrees are customizable with a varied selection of meats, veggies, and cheeses. Alex Pizza also serves kabob, gyro, and falafel dinner plates, in addition to a full selection of seafood entrees, including shrimps, scallops, and haddock. Alex Pizza's website now also features convenient online ordering for pickup, delivery, and catering.
Located at the high traffic corner of Dartmouth Street and Warren Ave., Wild Indigo is a boutique filled with…More designer clothing and handmade goods from over 40 artists. Owner Christina Murphy hand-selects all the products and garments sold in the store and offers person shopping and styling advice as well.
Unique products include hand-poured soy candles (that melt into lotion!), organic teas and oils personally blended by the owner, blown glass, one-of-a-kind jewelry pieces, winter accessories made with sustainable fabrics, animal collars and food bowls. The artists represented at Wild Indigo rotate, so check in often.