Located in Boston's back bay, Newbury Street is the ultimate Boston tourist shopping destination. The street is filled with rich history, high end shops, quaint gift shops, galleries, restaurants and salons. So find an ATM and pack those wallets full of green. You'll need them.
The area at one point was nothing more than part of Boston harbor. An underwater gold mind ready to be discovered. Boston construction of the area was started in the mid 1800's. Many of Boston's highlands as well as neighboring areas where dug out to fill what is today the back bay area. The area was filled to Claredon St by 1860, Exeter St by 1870 and completed in 1882. European design elements for the area included grid patterns, wide boulevards and parkways.
Originally the residential area was very prestigious and exclusive. A very desirable place to live because of the modern design, heating and plumbing. The area was said to eclipse the Beacon Hill scene at the time of inception.
Today the area is said to be the "Rodeo Drive of the East". It serves as Bostons hot spot of style and fashion. It mirrors exclusive districts in San Francisco, Los Angeles and New York. Offering shoppers a very unique experience with beautiful brown stone architecture which house shops on basements as well as first and second floors. You can also find a fair share of street vendors. The more expensive boutiques line the Boston Public Garden end while you'll find the less expensive on the Mass Ave end.
Here are a list of shops and dining locations listed on Newbury Street:
American Apparel Bobbles and Lace Rescue Scoop NYC The Blues Jean Bar H & M Forever 21 Shop 344
Marc Jacobs AllSaints Spitafields Zara Chanel Boutique Urban Outfitters In the Pink LF Boston Johnny Cupcakes Anthroplogie Dress Burberry Limited Lipstick Stel's pinkyotto Polo Ralph Lauren Second Time Around Serenalla Brooks Brothers Britt Ryan Giorgio Armani Boutique Madewell Newbury 211 Juicy Couture Banana Republic Diesel Boston Petit Bateau Jack Wills Hempest True Religion Brand Jeans Guess Soodee BCBG Max Azria French Connection LIT Boutique Calypso Christiane Celle Rugby Ralph Lauren Intermix United Colors of Benetton Cotelac Ceri Puma bebe Reiss Second Time Around Life is Good DKNY Akris Boutique Valentino Max Mara Ann Taylor Ben Sherman Lucky Brand Jeans Riccardi Betsy Johnson Barbour Diane Von Furstenberg Patagonia Betsy Jenney of Boston Loro Piana Nanette Lepore Cyntha Rowley Ted Baker London Alan Bilzerian Daniela Corte Fashion Ibex Outdoor Clothing Levi's Newbury Timberland
Dining /Cafe's / Desserts
Itadaki Japanese Restaurant Umai Sushi, Stephanie's On Newbury Joe's American Bar & Grill Sonsie Restaurant Ciao Bella, Bottega Fiorentina 29 Newbury Restaurant & bar Papa Razzi Trattoria, La Voile L'Aroma Cafe Tapeo Restaurant & Tapas Bar Charley's Eating & Drinking Saloon Nespresso Boutique Cafeteria Boston Steve's Greek & American Cuisine Restaurant Piattini Wine Cafe Capital Grille Snappy Sushi Scoozi Gourmet Pizzeria & Sandwich Bar Wired Puppy Sweet Bostone Pizza Thai Basil Restaurant Pinkberry O & Co. La Voile, 261 Newbury St.Kashmir Indian Resaurant Emack & Bolio's Ice Cream Daisy Buchanan's Mumbai Chopstix Espresso Royale Cafe The Upper Crust Pizza Trident Boossellers & Cafe Starbucks DeLuca's Market Boloco Inspired Burritos b. good The Jewel of Newbury Ben & Jerry's berry line JP Licks Ice Cream Cafe Sabatino and Co. Tasti D-Lite Boston Cherry Mart Smoothie King
Art's & Entertainment
Arden Gallery Galeria d'Orsay Barabara Krakow Gallery Childs Gallery Beth Urdang Gallery Axelle Fine Arts Alpha Gallery Inc. DTR Modern Galleries Lanoue Fine Art CoSo Artist's Gallery Newbury Fine Arts- Gallery Royka's Fine Art Antiques Gallery Vose Galleries of Boston, Inc Guidos Frame Studio Art Gallery Pucker Gallery Gallery NAGA Martin Lawrence Gallery Miller Block Gallery Lorand Gallery The Guild of Boston Artists International Poster Gallery Robert Klein Gallery Galleria Florentina Irish Gallery L'Attitude Gallery Sculpture Garden Victoria Mnuroe Fine Art St. George Gallery SAC Gallery Martha Richardson Fine Art Quidley & Company Acme Fine Art & Design