There are lot of good reasons to avoid alleys. They’re dark, scary, and filled with pools of water that even the Swamp Thing would raise a scaly green eyebrow towards. But in the Back Bay, there’s at least one really good reason to head to an alley: Casa Romero, a Mexican restaurant tucked in between Newbury and Comm Ave. It’s got a great selection of enchiladas, mezcal, and a hidden courtyard out back.
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Basile Fine Italian Kitchen
Basile is a Back Bay Italian spot with average food and an atmosphere made for the people who complain about restaurants being too loud these days.
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Lone Star Taco Bar
Lone Star is a tiny bar in Allston that serves big tacos and other good Tex-Mex.
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