Treat yourself at Boston's 3 favorite spots for fancy watches

European Watch Company | Photo: Erik W./Yelp
By Hoodline - Published on June 15, 2020.

Got a hankering for watches?

Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the best high-end watch spots in Boston, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of where to satisfy your cravings.

1. European Watch Company

Photo: james p./Yelp

Topping the list is European Watch Company. Located at 232 Newbury St. (between Fairfield and Exeter streets) in Back Bay, the watch repair spot, which offers watches and more, is the highest-rated high-end watch spot in Boston, boasting 4.5 stars out of 127 reviews on Yelp. 

If you're hungry for more, we found these details about European Watch Company.

"Welcome to the European Watch Company located on historic Newbury Street in Boston, one of the premier retail and online dealers of high-grade watches in the United States," it states on Yelp in the section about specialties. "We have an outstanding assortment of the finest new, pre-owned, and vintage precision Swiss watches, and we always encourage and offer the highest prices for trade-ins. If you are interested in just selling, please either bring it to our boutique, email or call us during store hours."

2. E.B. Horn Jewelers

Photo: e.b. horn jewelers/Yelp

Next up is Downtown Crossing's E.B. Horn Jewelers, situated at 429 Washington St. (between Franklin and Summer streets). With four stars out of 109 reviews on Yelp, the jewelry and bridal spot, offering watches and more, has proven to be a local favorite for those looking to indulge.

We looked there to learn more about E.B. Horn Jewelers.

"Founded in 1839 by Edwin B. Horn, the store now offers one of the largest selections of diamonds, jewelry and watches in New England," according to the history section of the business's Yelp profile. "Our comprehensive estate jewelry department specializes in both buying and selling, attracting customers and dealers from all over the world. We continue to honor the long-standing traditions of quality, value and outstanding service with which we have proudly conducted our business for over 173 years."

3. Bromfield Jewelers & Estate Buyers

Photo: Lisa C./Yelp

Downtown Boston's Bromfield Jewelers & Estate Buyers, located at 53 Bromfield St. (between Wesleyan Place and Tremont Street), is another top choice, with Yelpers giving the fancy gold buyer and jewelry spot, which offers watches and more, five stars out of 25 reviews. 

We turned there for more about Bromfield Jewelers & Estate Buyers.

"Bromfield Jewelers has been serving the Boston community for over 40 years," the business says in the history section of its Yelp profile. "We are family owned and operated, full-service jewelry store located in Downtown Boston."

This story was created automatically using local business data, then reviewed and augmented by an editor. Click here for more about what we're doing. Got thoughts? Go here to share your feedback.

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