Looking to try the top barber shops around?
Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the best affordable barbershops in Cambridge, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of the best spots to venture next time you're on the hunt.
1. Fast Phil's
Topping the list is Fast Phil's. Located at 2528 Massachusetts Ave. in North Cambridge, the barbershop is the highest-rated inexpensive barbershop in Cambridge, boasting 4.5 stars out of 84 reviews on Yelp. Fast Phil's is an all-ages barbershop most noted for quick service.
2. Charlie's Barber Shop
Next up is Peabody's Charlie's Barber Shop, situated at 1794 Massachusetts Ave. With four stars out of 167 reviews on Yelp, the barbershop has proven to be a local favorite for those looking for an inexpensive option. Charlie's Barber Shop offers haircuts, fades and beard trims.
3. Sly's Barber Shop
Sly's Barber Shop, a barbershop in Riverside, is another budget-friendly go-to, with four stars out of 80 Yelp reviews. Head over to 321 Western Ave. to see for yourself. The list of services includes line ups, eyebrows, design cuts and more.
4. Central Barber Shop
Last but not least, there's Central Barber Shop, an Aggasiz - Harvard North favorite with 4.5 stars out of 19 reviews. Stop by 1617 Massachusetts Ave. to hit up the next time you're looking to satisfy your cravings on a budget. Central Barber Shop offers cuts, washes, beard shaving and more.