Spending time in Brighton? Get to know this Boston neighborhood by browsing its most popular local businesses, from a Mexican spot to a deli.
Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the top places to visit in Brighton, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of neighborhood businesses. Read on for the results.
1. Los Amigos Taqueria
Topping the list is Mexican and Tex-Mex spot Los Amigos Taqueria. Located at 366 Washington St., it's the highest-rated business in the neighborhood, boasting four stars out of 81 reviews on Yelp. Los Amigos Taqueria offers chipotle chicken burritos, Baja-style fish tacos, quesadillas and more.
2. Spring Shabu-Shabu
Next up is Japanese spot Spring Shabu-Shabu, situated at 304 Western Ave. (between Everett Street and Callahan Place). With 4.5 stars out of 709 reviews on Yelp, it's proven to be a local favorite. On the menu, look for pork dumplings, fish cakes and hot pot.
3. Irish Village
Pub Irish Village is another top choice. Yelpers give the business, located at 224 Market St. (between Saybrook and Faneuil streets), 4.5 stars out of 59 reviews. Irish Village serves up Guinness on draft, Wachusett Blueberry, half bottles of wine and more.
4. Jim's Deli & Restaurant
Jim's Deli & Restaurant, a deli, diner, breakfast and brunch spot, is another much-loved neighborhood go-to, with 4.5 stars out of 573 Yelp reviews. Head over to 371 Washington St. (between Argus Place and Leicester Street) to see for yourself. Menu offerings include New York-style Reubens, bacon cheddar burgers, Buffalo chicken wraps, grilled chicken sandwiches and fries.
5. Fiorella's Express
Finally, check out Fiorella's Express, which has earned four stars out of 206 reviews on Yelp. You can find the fast-food Italian spot at 2 Tremont St. (between Washington and Tip Top streets). Fiorella's Express serves up Caprese salads, lasagna, eggplant Parmigiana, pizza and chicken salad.