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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Saloon is a speakeasy in Davis Square that’s so dark you might fall asleep in there (though probably not if it’s burlesque night).
T&B is a Union Square pizza place with some interesting toppings and seriously good crust.
Parlor Sports is a neighborhood sports bar in Inman Square that doesn't feel like your average sports bar.
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Vester is a Scandinavian-inspired coffee shop in Kendall Square with chic interiors and good coffee.
Hi-Rise Bread Company
Hi-Rise is a great bakery in Cambridge that also happens to sell wine and liquor.
Corner Cafe Bakery
Corner Cafe Bakery is a bakery in Chinatown that sells some great cakes that are also available in single servings.
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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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