Red House 24 Union Sq, Somerville, MA02143 Red House stays open unusually late and offers a fusion of regional Chinese styles that's kept the business open for 33…More years. The restaurant is designed for take-out and was awarded Best of Boston's Best Chinese Restaurant in 1998. It has also received a few honorable mentions in the Somerville Journal's Reader's Choice Awards.
Best Pest Control Services 63 Elm St, Somerville, MA02144 Best Pest Control Services has been battling Somerville's bugs since 1993. The company offers pest control services for…More residential and commercial properties and can handle insects, birds and rodents. The office's roof is distinguishable by what's called the "World's Largest Ant" sculpture and Best Pest's own honey-producing beehive. The company's original office was in Arlington, but it relocated after outgrowing the old location. Wooden sculptures of bugs cover the new office, and customers are likely to be greeted by a more welcome creature, a West Highland Terrier named Dusty.
Powder House Mortgage Company 775 Broadway, Somerville, MA02144 Family owned and operated since the '80s, Powder House Mortgage Company's goal is to provide the best mortgage rates and…More the best in personalized service. The company strives to simplify the entire mortgage application process, and its staff is always willing to answer customers' questions and clarify anything they don't understand. Parking can be a bit tricky, since the facility is practically on the Powder House Square traffic circle, so be aware that you might have to park on one of the other streets leading to the circle.
Somerville Community Corporation (SCC) 337 Somerville Ave, Somerville, MA02143 The Somerville Community Corporation focuses on maintaining the affordability of housing in Somerville by building…More low-cost housing and preserving Somerville's historic building for residential use. Founded in 1969, the SCC also offers financial education and counseling to allow residents to make the best choice for their housing needs. SCC also assists in community organizing and supporting Somerville's immigrant communities.
Woody's Liquors 523 Broadway, Somerville, MA02145 Located on the Tufts side of Winterhill, Woody's has a fine selection of American brews and low-to-medium-priced hard…More liquor. Classic rock is usually on the stereo, and freshly steamed (in Guinness beer) hot dogs are also on offer. It's not the best place for a fine wine, but it is an excellent choice for that bi-weekly six pack of domestic suds.
Thurston Realty 389 Medford St, Somerville, MA02145 Bob Ingemi's Thurston Realty has been serving the Somerville area since 1990. It focuses on mid-range residential…More housing throughout the area and further afield into the city itself, and is a Best of Somerville winner. Be sure to call ahead and make an appointment.
Dance Zone 561 Windsor St, Somerville, MA02143 This dance studio offers a dizzying array of classes, from tap to Zumba to jazz. Instruction starts with children as…More young as 1 and continues into adulthood. Summer camps, private parties and one-on-one instruction are on offer at Dance Zone. Most classes are held in the evenings, but it's best to check the schedule online or call ahead.
Arrowstreet 212 Elm St, Somerville, MA02144 Arrowstreet is an architectural firm whose clients have included Albany Medical Center, Best Western, the City of…More Worcester, Harvard University, Huntington Theater and Urban Retail Properties, among others. The company creates homes, offices, schools and other facilities. Call for more information.
Gargoyles On The Square 219 Elm St, Somerville, MA02144 With lush greenery going up to the windows outside and dim lighting inside, this Davis Square restaurant has been voted…More Best of Boston for several years, including special recognition for its "Disco Brunch." Try innovative dishes by Chef Jason Santos of "Hell's Kitchen" fame in the spacious dining room, or from a lower-priced, small-plate bar menu.
Stulgis & Pigott 24 Webster Ave, Somerville, MA02143 This company was established in 1982 and is housed on the upper floor of a building that is comprised entirely of…More furniture-related crafts-people. Stulgis & Pigott are best known for its cabinetry, but its know-how extends into interior design and architecture. Call and ask about payment options.
International Driving School 147 Highland Ave, Somerville, MA02143 International Driving School, in business since 1974, offers lessons Monday through Friday from 9am to 7pm, and on…More Saturdays from 8am to 4pm. More recently, IDS has added drivers' education classes to its services. It's best to call, as instructors only stop in the office between lessons.
K-2 Market 516 Medford St, Somerville, MA02145 This clean and quiet convenience store sells the usual cigarettes and lotto tickets, but also offers a healthy selection…More of groceries like milk, eggs and cheeses. Perhaps not the best place for a wide selection of the mass-produced packaged snacks found at most corner shops, this store offers slightly up-market goods.
Anna's Taqueria 236 Elm St, Somerville, MA02144 Located in the center of Davis Square, Anna's offered fast, inexpensive Mexican food on the go. Voted Best of Boston…More fast food, this restaurant has multiple locations in the Boston area. In addition to traditional meat options, grilled vegetables and vegetarian rice are available. This location of Anna's also offers breakfast burritos.