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Noodle Street is one of Back to BU.

1. Noodle Street

6.9
627 Commonwealth Ave, Boston, MA
Thai Restaurant · Kenmore · 35 tips and reviews

emma t.emma tangoren: best thai food around BU- get the fried tofu and pad see ew with chicken.

Blue State Coffee is one of Back to BU.

2. Blue State Coffee

7.9
957 Commonwealth Ave, Boston, MA
Coffee Shop · Allston · 94 tips and reviews

Dana F.Dana F: A great West Campus-alternative to Starbucks. Grab one of the wooden chips at the counter and vote for your favorite charity--Blue State donates a some of their sales to a different one each month.

Trident Booksellers & Cafe is one of Back to BU.

3. Trident Booksellers & Cafe

9.1
338 Newbury St (btwn Hereford St & Mass Ave), Boston, MA
Bookstore · Back Bay West · 304 tips and reviews

Dana F.Dana F: Not only do they have a great book and magazine selection but they have really tasty food too. Check out the 'perpetual breakfast' menu or the amazing Cape Codder sandwich.

Angora Cafe is one of Back to BU.

4. Angora Cafe

1024-A Commonwealth Ave (Babcock St), Boston, MA
Mediterranean Restaurant · Coolidge Corner · 56 tips and reviews

Dana F.Dana F: They have the best homemade soft-serve style fro-yo. If you can imagine a flavor, they can create it for you.

YogaWorks Comm Ave is one of Back to BU.

5. YogaWorks Comm Ave

9.1
1032 Commonwealth Ave.,, Boston, MA
Yoga Studio · Coolidge Corner · 21 tips and reviews

emma t.emma tangoren: yoga classes for $10, awesome for college students. Teachers are amazing- try a hip hop yoga class!

D'Angelo Grilled Sandwiches is one of Back to BU.

6. D'Angelo Grilled Sandwiches

200 Brookline Ave (at Boylston St.), Boston, MA
Sandwich Place · Fenway - Kenmore - Audubon Circle - Longwood · 5 tips and reviews

Dee H.Dee Hibbard: Sick of dining hall food? This sandwich chain right past BU's South Campus is a great-quality place to venture to for lunch, with mid-range prices. Be sure to try the Chicken Number 9 with Swiss!

Brighton Music Hall is one of Back to BU.

7. Brighton Music Hall

8.8
158 Brighton Ave (at Harvard Ave), Allston, MA
Rock Club · Brighton · 45 tips and reviews

Dee H.Dee Hibbard: This venue holds only a few hundred people, but seeing your favorite alternative/indie rock groups here feels like an acoustic set in your backyard thanks to it's size. Plus, most shows are only $15.

Knyvet Square is one of Back to BU.

8. Knyvet Square

Saint Paul St. (Thatcher St.), Brookline, MA
Park · Coolidge Corner · 3 tips and reviews

Dee H.Dee Hibbard: Quick, while it's warm! If you're sick of Mugar and the BU Beach is crowded, this park is a 5 minute walk from CFA, and a great place to do homework&hang out. Maybe you'll even spot Dean Elmore...

Crispy Crepes Cafe is one of Back to BU.

9. Crispy Crepes Cafe

512A Park Dr, Boston, MA
Creperie · Kenmore · 27 tips and reviews

Nicole M.Nicole Merritt: Located in South Campus, this spot is perfect for a late-night crepe or grabbing a breakfast sandwich - you can call in your order in the morning and pick it up on the way to class!

The Esplanade is one of Back to BU.

10. The Esplanade

9.6
The Esplanade, Boston, MA
Park · Beacon Hill · 77 tips and reviews

Nicole M.Nicole Merritt: Start taking advantage of this awesome running spot - the views are incredible - and you'll be in good company! In the warm weather, bring a towel and lay out on the docks.

Sunset Grill & Tap is one of Back to BU.

11. Sunset Grill & Tap

130 Brighton Ave (at Harvard Ave.), Allston, MA
Bar · Brighton · 206 tips and reviews

Nicole M.Nicole Merritt: Wander down further West and eat at Sunset Grill & Tap over Sunset Cantina. Don't forget to try the nachos, a BU favorite (and there's takeout!)

Boston University Student Village Two is one of Back to BU.

12. Boston University Student Village Two

33 Harry Agganis Way (Commonwealth Ave), Boston, MA
College Residence Hall · Allston · 16 tips and reviews

Nicole M.Nicole Merritt: Take the elevator to the 26th floor for one of the best views of Boston! Best part? It's also a study space and lounge - with air conditioning! Get here early, it gets crowded pretty quick.

Clover Food Truck (BU West) is one of Back to BU.

13. Clover Food Truck (BU West)

Commonwealth Ave, Boston, MA
Food Truck · Allston · 7 tips and reviews

Nicole M.Nicole Merritt: Look out for more food trucks on Comm Ave this year - but this one is a must. The chickpea fritter (with chili paste) is nothing short of mouth watering - and perfect with a speciality lemonade!

Clear Flour Bread is one of Back to BU.

14. Clear Flour Bread

9.1
178 Thorndike St (at Commonwealth Ave), Boston, MA
Bakery · Coolidge Corner · 59 tips and reviews

Nicole M.Nicole Merritt: Arguably one of the best bakeries in Boston - I don't think you can go wrong with anything. On Sundays, definitely expect a line - bring a coffee for the wait!

UBurger is one of Back to BU.

15. UBurger

7.9
1022 Commonwealth Ave (at Babcock St), Boston, MA
Burger Joint · Coolidge Corner · 36 tips and reviews

Nicole M.Nicole Merritt: Rated #1 burger in Boston by boston.com, take advantage of this place as much as you can in your 4 years here. They aren't kidding with the motto "Above all burgers" - oh, & get a milkshake. Always.

The Breakfast Club is one of Back to BU.

16. The Breakfast Club

9.1
270 Western Ave (btwn Everett & Riverdale), Allston, MA
Diner · North Allston · 72 tips and reviews

Dana F.Dana F: This adorable retro diner is off the beaten path for BU students but it's definitely worth the hike--try the Princess or the Basket Case in honor of the classic John Hughes movie.

Zaftigs Delicatessen is one of Back to BU.

17. Zaftigs Delicatessen

8.8
335 Harvard St (at Babcock St), Brookline, MA
Deli / Bodega · Coolidge Corner · 142 tips and reviews

Nicole M.Nicole Merritt: A bit off campus, Zaftigs is huge at BU with both students and parents! You can't go wrong with any meal. Expect to wait, but so worth it! Coffee is amazing - try the chocolate raspberry french toast.

Rami's is one of Back to BU.

18. Rami's

8.4
324 Harvard St, Brookline, MA
Falafel Restaurant · Coolidge Corner · 30 tips and reviews
The Regal Beagle is one of Back to BU.

19. The Regal Beagle

8.5
308 Harvard St (at Babcock St.), Brookline, MA
New American Restaurant · Coolidge Corner · 73 tips and reviews

Jason F.Jason Feldman: Go for Sunday brunch and order the tequila-inspired cocktail to go along with the eggs benedict. Perfect combination.

Bagel Rising is one of Back to BU.

20. Bagel Rising

1243 Commonwealth Ave (at Harvard Ave), Allston, MA
Bagel Shop · Brighton · 65 tips and reviews

Jason F.Jason Feldman: Can't go wrong with any of their bagel sandwich options. Every sandwich also comes with a free small-side of potato salad. Good stuff.

T. Anthony's Pizzeria is one of Back to BU.

21. T. Anthony's Pizzeria

7.8
1016 Commonwealth Ave (at Babcock St), Boston, MA
Pizza Place · Coolidge Corner · 30 tips and reviews

Jason F.Jason Feldman: Trust me, you'll definitely end up here at least 2/3 nights during the weekend for late night munchies. Stick with a plain cheese pizza plus an order of fries, and you'll be set.

Quan's Kitchen is one of Back to BU.

22. Quan's Kitchen

1026 Commonwealth Ave (btwn Babcock & Winslow), Boston, MA
Chinese Restaurant · Coolidge Corner · 16 tips and reviews

Jason F.Jason Feldman: If you're looking for late night Chinese right on West Campus, this is the spot to hit up.

Coolidge Corner Theatre is one of Back to BU.

23. Coolidge Corner Theatre

9.3
290 Harvard St (at Beacon St.), Brookline, MA
Indie Movie Theater · Coolidge Corner · 70 tips and reviews

Jason F.Jason Feldman: Make it a priority to see a flick here instead of at an over-priced, oversized corporate movie theatre chain. The atmosphere is great and the movie theatre seats are extra comfortable.

Pan Roma Pizza is one of Back to BU.

24. Pan Roma Pizza

6.5
1024 Comm Ave (Babcock), Brookline, MA
Pizza Place · Coolidge Corner · 3 tips and reviews
Urban Outfitters is one of Back to BU.

25. Urban Outfitters

7.5
226 Harvard Ave, Boston, MA
Clothing Store · Brighton · 3 tips and reviews

26. Super Cleaners

1065 Commonwealth Ave (W Acorn St.), Boston, MA
Laundry Service · Allston · 2 tips and reviews

Jason F.Jason Feldman: You can't do your dry cleaning at BU facilities, so this is the best place for West Campus dwellers to come and get their dry cleaning done - best price, always efficient, and superb service!

Nile Lounge is one of Back to BU.

27. Nile Lounge

70 Brighton Ave (Chester St.), Allston, MA
Hookah Bar · Brighton · 23 tips and reviews

Jason F.Jason Feldman: If you're looking for a chill night out and not looking to break your bank, Nile offers a unique Middle Eastern, chic hookah lounge atmosphere with a host of hookah flavors and drink options.

Brown Sugar Café is one of Back to BU.

28. Brown Sugar Café

8.8
1033 Commonwealth Ave (btwn Alcorn & Babcock), Boston, MA
Thai Restaurant · Allston · 74 tips and reviews

Jason F.Jason Feldman: Whether you're looking for a good date spot or just a nice place to go out with friends for an authentic thai meal, Brown Sugar is a must for any food lover offering all the classic thai dishes.