Alex Auto Body 75 Washington St, Somerville, MA02143 A single lift and a cluttered office seem to comprise this auto shop, but upon entry it is obvious that several…More mechanics are hard at work on various projects. Specializing in glass, this shop will also take on most mechanical issues, even body work. A long line of parked, malfunctioning cars out front speak to the apparent popularity of this tiny shop, which is surrounded by several other (larger) auto repair businesses.
Ann Maries is a quick, cash-only, walk-in barbershop—most importantly, customers are guaranteed to leave…More satisfied. This small one-room shop, owned by sisters Ann and Natalie, feels old-fashioned and authentic, the way a barbershop should.
Both women are friendly and chatty, and wield scissors with expert hands. They get customers in and out of the chair in a flash, and always with a fresh, no-fuss 'do that is just what the customer asked for. Unbeatable prices add to the appeal of this local shop.
The Biscuit 406 Washington St, Somerville, MA02143 An independently owned coffee shop and bakery, The Biscuit offers a wide array of freshly baked goods, as well as a…More selection of artisan sandwiches. Customers can enjoy their coffee in a mug or teapot in one of the shop's comfortable booths. Food options include muffins, sticky buns, croissants, pastries and brioche. Don't miss the house specialty: croissant dough stuffed with frittata for breakfast.
Park Sales Bike Shop 510 Somerville Ave, Somerville, MA02143 This traditional family-owned and operated bike shop has a distinctive Penny-farthing bike displayed outside. Inside,…More the store is packed wall-to-wall with ten-speed, BMX and mountain bikes. A wide range of hockey equipment and accessories (including new and used skates) is also available. The store also provides skate sharpening and key making services.
Dente's Barber Shop 417 Highland Ave, Somerville, MA02144 Dente's is a part of Somerville history. In 1915, this family-owned barbershop opened in the same spot it still occupies…More today. In continuous operation for nearly a century, most of the chairs, fixtures and decorations are well-kept originals, giving the shop an appealing vintage feel. But services are fully up to date. Dente's caters primarily to men, offering haircuts, shaves and men's grooming.
Union Square Smoke Shop 54a Union Sq, Somerville, MA02143 This has been a neighborhood smoke shop for nearly half a century. Today, Union Square Smoke Shop provides tobacco…More products, convenience store items and lottery tickets. Up front you'll find a cigarette rolling machine--purchase one of the store's tobacco blends (they'll provide you with the tubes and filters), and in eight minutes, you'll have yourself a carton's worth of cigarettes. In the back of the store, bright red modern chairs surround TV screens rolling Keno numbers or the Daily Race Game. If none of those amenities suit your fancy, stop in for a quick snack, soda or greeting card.
Franny's Auto Body 111 Prospect St, Somerville, MA02143 Franny's is a full-service auto body shop located on Prospect Street near the corner of Somerville Avenue. It…More specializes in frame-straightening work and paint restoration.
Neon Williams, Inc. 86 Joy St, Somerville, MA02143 Neon Williams, Inc., is a sign shop specializing in neon signs. For more information call the company's office.
J & E Auto Body 9 Hawkins St, Somerville, MA02143 Also known as Hawkins Street Auto Body, this full-service shop specializes in collision repair. It also does body…More detailing and provides free estimates to the customers.
Goodyear Auto Service Center 1 Bow St, Somerville, MA02143 This Union Square Goodyear is a typical example of this nationwide chain. It offers plenty of seating, free WiFi and…More five bays. There is also a coffee shop next door.
Leins Auto Repair 65 1/2 Bow St, Somerville, MA02143 Since 1970 this auto shop has been offering full-service repairs and diagnostics. Although the shop specializes in Audi…More and Volkswagen, owner Luis Leins is also happy to fix up other makes. Leins also maintains a small used car lot beside his two lifts and small office, but he does not offer inspections. Portuguese and English are spoken here.
Chicken and Shakes Automotive 6 Beach Ave, Somerville, MA02143 Named after the owner, Shakes, and his uncle, Chicken, this is indeed an auto shop and not a restaurant. Performing a…More full range of repairs since 1988, this Chicken and Shakes also does body work, an impressive feat for a small privately owned shop. If you stop by you can usually catch Shake bent over a Lincoln enthusiastically teaching his young son the family business.
Pearl Street Auto Sales 178 Pearl St, Somerville, MA02145 Pearl Street Auto is an auto shop, a used car dealership, a gas station and a convenience store all at the same time.…More Dealing with both imported and domestic vehicles, Pearl offers inexpensive used vehicles. The on-site maintenance center has two bays to keep things moving, and the gas station is full-service. Connected to the auto shop, a small convenience store offers cold drinks and snacks while you wait.
ACE Wheelworks 145 Elm St, Somerville, MA02144 ACE Wheelworks is a one-stop shop for cycling enthusiasts of all ages. The shop carries a variety of two wheelers, from…More cruiser and commuter bikes to mountain, BMX and touring bikes. Others wishing to train can find a line of stationary bikes. This store also carries an array of men's and women's sports apparel, shoes and accessories. Bike tune-ups and repairs are also offered on site.
Planet Fitness 5 Middlesex Ave, Somerville, MA02145 The emphasis is on cardio and weight training at this location of Planet Fitness, on the third floor of 5 Middlesex…More Ave. It offers a panoramic view of the expressway while you work out, and you might also plan your exercise time around a shopping trip to the adjacent Assembly Square marketplace or Home Depot. There are plenty of lockers here for patrons, and there's even a beauty salon and manicure shop in the lobby.
Poor Little Rich Girl 374 Somerville Ave, Somerville, MA02143 A funky little secondhand women's clothing store, Poor Little Rich Girl is filled with hip vintage garments. The…More store constantly gets new items, and the store's new location in Union Square is teeming with the current season's blouses, jackets and shoes. With salespeople as vibrant as the clothes, this friendly, airy shop is a must for the vintage clothing enthusiast. The shop also offers consignment, which can be arranged by appointment.
Lavender Massage Therapy is an oasis in the middle of Teele Square, tucked between busy businesses. Upon walking in,…More customers are greeted with the tantalizing aroma of incense. The blinds are drawn to prevent intruding sunlight, giving the shop a tranquil ambiance. The soft-spoken staff is adamant about not disturbing clients, and are helpful and informative about the services.
Staffed with Chinese and Korean masseuses, the shop offers a range of massage therapies, including deep tissue, hot stone and pain relief.
Game Underground is a haven for video game enthusiasts. This game shop on Broadway serves as both a retail store for…More video game needs and a spot for gamers to gather and play together.
The store features a selection of new and used video games, all advertised as being lower in price than those at leading video game stores. Along with games, the store sells video game consoles and accessories.
There are five 47-inch TVs for gamers to play against each other. Both this shop and another location in Framingham hold tournaments and events, and friendly competition is always welcome.
Webster Auto Body 69 Webster Ave, Somerville, MA02143 This family owned and operated body garage got it's start four generations ago as a blacksmith's shop in 1902. In…More addition to refinishing, detailing, framework and plastic work, Wesbter also offers a menu of subletted automotive mechanical service. All insurances are accepted and computerized estimates are available.
Johns Auto Sales 181 Somerville Ave, Somerville, MA02143 This dealer has a lot packed with Toyota, Acura, BMW, Nissan and Ford cars. Conveniently located on the corner of…More Somerville Avenue and McGrath Highway, the shop's large yellow sign and smiley face logo are hard to miss. The dealership also offers a wide range of auto repairs.
This laundromat offers both coin-operated laundry and full-service dry cleaning and wash-and-fold. It is…More located just a block away from Target, and the clients often browse the shopping isles at the store while waiting for the wash cycle to be done.
The store always has friendly staff at hand to help the customers.
The UPS Store 411a Highland Ave, Somerville, MA02144 Package shipments, small and large, are sent on their way from this UPS Store every day. You'll also find boxes and…More packing materials that will get your package delivered safely. Located right outside Davis Square, this shop offers shipping convenience to residents and local businesses.
Cafe Tango 16 Bow St, Somerville, MA02143 Cafe Tango is a new cafe and coffee shop serving crepes, sandwiches, paninis and coffee drinks. It offers patrons the…More chance to learn tango and salsa dances at the Dance Union, upstairs, at a discount.
Woody's Liquors 593 Somerville Ave, Somerville, MA02143 One of the few liquor stores open on Sundays, this shop has a wide selection of bargain wines and many combo deals. The…More beer selection is not as large, but offers all expected imported and domestic brands; hard liquors are moderately priced and well-selected. Cigarettes and lottery tickets can be purchased at the counter.
Simon's Auto Service 166 Boston Ave, Somerville, MA02144 Mostly a gas station, this corner shop also has two lifts and offers oil, lube and limited mechanic work. There isn't a…More waiting area, but there are usually several cars lined up waiting for repairs. The gas is full-service only and the office carries a limited supply of cold drinks.
La Chic Boutique 235 Elm St, Somerville, MA02144 Small, but jam-packed with jewelry, accessories, records and more, this boutique has been in business since 2009.…More Offering competitive prices for gold and silver, this thrift shop also buys items like CDs, ipods and laptops. The staff is friendly and the glass showcase boxes are filled to the brim with jewels and vintage records. There is a free parking lot available to customers behind the building.
Davis Square 37 Davis Sq, Somerville, MA02144 Davis Square is a commercial district located between Tufts University and the Somerville-Cambridge border. It is home…More to cafes, restaurants, theaters, clothing and sundry shops. Office space and high-end housing also is available. The Square also hosts festivals each year, such as the Art Beat, Honk! and Open Studios.
TV Nails and Spa 391 Medford St, Somerville, MA02145 Specializing in all things nails, TV doesn't mess around with haircuts or waxing. This shop's beefy menu of nail care…More procedures is enough to keep its seats filled with locals, especially students from the nearby Winter Hill Community School. They are open Sundays and a few televisions are always on inside.