With five different locations in prominent spots across the city, it’s almost harder to not run into a Union Square Donuts shop. Their maple bacon donut, which comes with a healthy dosing of sliced bacon, is probably their most recognizable treat, though our preference is the fluffy, plain-jane sugar donut, which is made very well. Yeah, sometimes, we’re pretty boring.
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T&B is a Union Square pizza place with some interesting toppings and seriously good crust.
Tsurumen is a ramen place in Davis Square that you have to get to quickly, because it’s only going to be open for 1,000 days.
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The Little Crêpe Café
The Little Crêpe Café is a coffee shop in Cambridge with a lot of great sweet and savory options.
Pepita Coffee is the café space inside Lamplighter Brewing in Cambridge with breakfast tacos.
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Aeronaut Brewing Company
Just outside Union Square in Somerville, Aeronaut is one of the most fun - and best - breweries in all of Boston.
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