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Boston's chic shopping address mixes elegant boutiques with funky salons and trendy galleries.
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good36%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“great shopping” (86 reviews)
Back Bay, Boston, MA 02105
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Reviewed yesterday

Oh the stores... so many to choose from. The street was lined with the best stores, restaurants and bars. It's a very popular place so lots of people to observe.

Thank mkalt1
Reviewed 3 days ago

See and be seen on this must-visit shopping street in the heart of Boston. Shops/boutiques for every interest and taste line the lovely street. with appealing ambiance Have fun, stroll, and no doubt you will not go home empty handed.

Thank Wanderlust2travlers
Reviewed 4 days ago

Totally great restaurants and shopping and people watching on this street, best place for it in Boston. Kind of a must for tourists. Lots of hip students from Berklee and MIT and Harvard walk along this street. Its super safe, super nice and great. On...More

1  Thank Bostonfoody
Reviewed 6 days ago

Eateries and shops galore -- that can't be beat on Newbury Street. For food, I'd say Dirty Water pizza (No.222) and Shake Shack burgers (No.236) are super value for money -- and yummy. The way the 100s of shops have been arranged, along the 8-block...More

Thank seabreezesblow
Reviewed 1 week ago

I thought there were only high-end stores on Newbury Street, but on the street and surrounding it, there are lots of great value stores. There are also lots of restaurants and cafes that look really good and I can't wait to head back for a...More

Thank Kaylee D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went to Newbury street to eat at Stephanie´s and then went shopping. Found lots of interesting boutiques, with unusual products. Enyoyed my visit enormously.

Thank 119liz
Reviewed 1 week ago

I decided to pop over to Newbury Street from Boylston Street (they are parallel) and ran under to a chaotic crowd everywhere I looked. Yes it was a Saturday afternoon, but the wide sidewalks were full of people. There are shops and restaurants lining both...More

Thank jehenson81
Reviewed 1 week ago

We love walking this street and going into the little shops along the way. Some stores can get a little prices so be warned!

Thank Dan E
Reviewed 1 week ago

Loved Newbury Street! Hard to believe that until the mid 1800s, the 2 mile long stretch of what is now Newbury Street was part of Boston Harbor. Beginning in 1857, the harbor was slowly filled in to become the Back Bay section of the city....More

Thank lynnprin
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We walked through the Boston Common, past some shops and then walked this lovely street and admired the historic homes and the beautiful flower arrangements. Our favorite sight is the lifesized sculpted dog, with it's head through the stone fence, as it tries to get...More

Thank Judith E
Back Bay
Wander around this quintessential neighborhood in the
heart of Boston for high-end shops, restaurants, and
the feeling of city bustle. Its most identifiable
skyscrapers, the Prudential Center and John Hancock
Tower, are highlights of the city skyline. Visit
Newbury street to explore unique and trendy boutiques
– as well as every other kind of store imaginable –
all housed in beautiful brownstone buildings. In nice
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5 July 2017|
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Response from travelmom2238 | Reviewed this property |
Not a lot of on street parking - I agree with other reviewers that your best bet for getting around Boston is park once and either uber or use the T. We find with 3 of us - we use uber a lot and its about the same as the T... More
Suzanne w
18 June 2017|
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Response from beachforever | Reviewed this property |
Yes most appeared to be open, but I think reduced hours like 11am-5/6pm.
23 September 2016|
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Response from Burlzz | Reviewed this property |
I couldn't tell you but I know we walked everywhere other than to Harvard