Spending time in Hyde Park? Get to know this Boston neighborhood by browsing its most popular local businesses, from an Italian restaurant to a Columbian spot.
Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the top places to visit in Hyde Park, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of neighborhood businesses. Read on for the results.
1. Antonio's Bacaro
Topping the list is Italian spot Antonio's Bacaro. Located at 5 Fairmount Ave. (between Second New Way and River Street), it's the highest-rated business in the neighborhood, boasting 4.5 stars out of 81 reviews on Yelp. On the menu, look for ciabatta pizza, arancini, carbonara, lamb gnocchi and more.
2. Tutto Italiano
Next up is deli and cheese shop Tutto Italiano situated at 1889 River St. (between Ernest Avenue and Solaris Road). With 4.5 stars out of 73 reviews on Yelp, it's proven to be a local favorite. Tutto Italiano offers wine, sandwiches, meatballs and more.
3. McCrea's Candies
McCrea's Candies, a candy store, is another much-loved neighborhood go-to, with five stars out of 22 Yelp reviews. Head over to 202 Neponset Valley Parkway (between Hamilton Street and Hyde Park Avenue) to see for yourself. McCrea's Candies offers a selection of flavored caramels from classic vanilla to single malt scotch.
4. Las Delicias Colombianas 2
Finally, there's Las Delicias Colombianas 2, a local favorite with four stars out of 28 reviews. Stop by 1231 River St. (between Hyde Park and Harvard avenues) to hit up the Colombian breakfast and brunch spot next time you're in the neighborhood. Las Delicias Colombianas 2 serves up empanadas, croquetas de pollo, breaded shrimp with green plantains and more.