These are the 14 best places to eat and drink in Boston’s North End.
January 11, 2019
Flour is a cafe and bakery with great pastries and a seasonal menu of sandwiches and salads.
January 18, 2023
Revival Cafe + Kitchen is a great coffee shop in Back Bay. They also have two other locations in Davis Square and Alewife.
January 13, 2021
Gracenote is a tiny Downtown coffee shop with standing room only - and very good coffee.
October 27, 2020
Blackbird is an excellent donut spot in the South End, but they’ve also got six other locations across town.
Union Square Donuts is a donut shop in Somerville’s Union Square - they also have four other locations around the city.
The Little Crêpe Café is a coffee shop in Cambridge with a lot of great sweet and savory options.
Hi-Rise is a great bakery in Cambridge that also happens to sell wine and liquor.
October 23, 2020
Bloc Cafe is a coffee shop in Union Square that has good coffee and some great sandwiches.
October 9, 2020
Forge is an all-in-one coffee shop, bakery, and ice cream store located in Somerville.
Diesel Cafe is a popular coffee shop in Davis Square with, interestingly, some pool tables.
Jaho is a coffee shop in Back Bay that also serves wine and cocktails.
Jaho is a coffee shop in Chinatown that also serves wine, cocktails, and great soft serve.
Hing Shing Pastry is a Chinatown bakery that makes all their pastries in-house.
September 28, 2020
Corner Cafe Bakery is a bakery in Chinatown that sells some great cakes that are also available in single servings.
1369 is a Cambridge-based coffee house with a great selection of coffee and teas, and a tasty spicy breakfast sandwich.
August 28, 2020
Kohi is a P-town based coffee shop with some unique coffee offerings. They also have locations in Brighton and Downtown.
The Well is Boston’s only non-profit coffee house, and they serve good iced coffee.
Vester is a Scandinavian-inspired coffee shop in Kendall Square with chic interiors and good coffee.
July 14, 2020
Black Sheep Bagel is a bagel and coffee spot in Harvard Square with wine and live music as well.
Gypsy Place is a relatively small coffee shop in Cambridge with comfortable seating and açaí bowls.
Curio is a great coffee shop in East Cambridge that also serves wine on the weekends.
July 10, 2020
Elmendorf is a baking supply store and coffee shop in East Cambridge with good pastries.
CuppaCoffee is an Australian coffee shop with great pours and tasty meat pies.
Revival Cafe + Kitchen is a great coffee shop in Davis Square with good outdoor space. They also have two other locations in Alewife and Back Bay.
Ripple is a Black-owned coffee shop in Dorchester with great iced coffee.