There is lots to do in Boston’s historic South End!
The South End is the destination for art-buffs, fashionistas and foodies! The South End is packed with great cafes and restaurants, shops and boutiques, art galleries and studios. Like Greewich Village in New York City, it boasts gaslit streets and beautiful Victorian brick-row-houses which make the National Register of Historic Places and has been featured in the New York Times
Below are just some of The South End’s many hot spots:
Restaurants and Eateries
Below are links to just a few of the great offerings near CAJ House:
Upscale, urban atmosphere features nice lighting and an imaginative drinks. Large menu with plenty of starters, brick oven pizza’s, and main courses. A ten minute walk from Hotel 140, south on Clarendon St, and left to 1 Appleton St. Map
Charlie’s Sandwich Shoppe
South End’s premier breakfast spot since 1927, Charlie’s offers monstrous omelettes and juicy burgers. A 5 minute walk from CAJ House. Head south on Clarendon St, take a right on Columbus Avenue, and look for Charlies after Holyoke St. Map
Modern Japanese sushi at just minutes from CAJ House at the edge of Back Bay. Just a 15 minute walk from Hotel 140. Head north on Clarendon, left on Stuart, and left again to 131 Dartmouth St. Map
Fire and Ice
Anything you want, cooked on a huge Mongolian-style grill! From burgers to stir fry to pasta. Just a 10 minute walk from CAJ House. Head north on Clarendon, right on St. James and left to 205 Berkeley Street. Map
Grill 23 and Bar
Awarded Best of Boston (Steakhouse) by the Improper Bostonian for 6 years running, and winner of Boston’s Best award for Best Upscale Steak. Rachael Ray’ named them #1 steakhouse in the Northeast, and they’re in Boston Magazine’s Top 50 Restaurants. A ten minute walk from CAJ House, head south on Clarendon, left on Trinity, and another left to 161 Berkeley St. Map
Uncomplicated French cuisine, highlighted with the season’s finest ingredients. Just a few minutes walk from CAJ House. South on Clarendon, left on Stanhope, follow onto Cahners Pl, and left to 223 Columbus Avenue. Map
The latest concept from Kenneth Himmel offers refined American Classic and is housed in an historic Post Office annex just steps from CAJ House. The downstairs offers upscale takes on tavern dishes like burgers, fries and classic sandwiches. Map
Skipjacks Seafood Emporium
High quality seafood dishes at affordable prices. Menu is complemented by an award winning wine list emphasizing American vintages, many wines by the glass. Two minutes walk from CAJ House, just north of the John Hancock building on Clarendon St. Map
The South End has a lively artistic scene providing a rich cultural experience to art buyers, lovers and browsers alike.
Boston Center for the Arts/The Cyclorama
This historic South End campus is home to several art galleries and hundreds of working artist’s studios. Located just minutes from CAJ House locations, at the corner of Clarendon and Tremont. Map
Other Art Galleries in the South End.