Virtuous Teas

Virtuous Teas

612 Washington Street
Newton, MA 02458
617-928-0577
Virtuousteas.com

Let us be your source for tea! We are not one of those trendy shops that come and go. This story began 19 years ago and we are confident, with that much experience, we can satisfy all your tea needs.
Our vision when we opened Virtuous Teas was to provide a place where tea enthusiasts and novices alike could experience the pleasures of tea in a friendly and knowledgeable environment.
Today, we continue to supply the superb quality and huge variety that so many of our customers have come to expect from us, whilst maintaining the ‘personal touch’ of a small, independently owned local business.
Whether you’re an expert or new to the world of tea, our staff will be happy to assist you in discovering the right tea for you, and with over 200 varieties there’s always something new to try! –https://www.facebook.com/Virtuous-Teas

Newton Shopping Guide

Newton Shopping Guide

9 Places to Nosh in Newton!

9 Places to Nosh in Newton!

9 Places to Nosh in NewtonGreat food can be found in all the villages in Newton, MA.  My annual list of 9 of the best in 3 categories, sandwich and cafe food, pub food, and fine dining. There are so many more great places to nosh in Newton. Food is love and Newton is a great place to connect for coffee or lunch with a friend or mark a special occasion with dinner with someone you love. You might enjoy sitting quietly alone enjoy a savory bite while you get some work done.

Cafe’s and Sandwich ShopsL'AromaCafe&Bakery

  • L’Aroma Cafe and Bakery, 15 Spencer Street, West Newton, MA,  617.630.0006
    L’Aroma is more than a special place to enjoy delicious food. L’Aroma is a well loved community center where friends come to meet and enjoy the food, the local art displays which are constantly changing, and the spacious upstairs parlor with comfy chairs and lots of table where people meet to work or talk business.
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  • George Howell Coffee in Newtonville, 311 Walnut Street, Newtonville, 617-332-6886
    Another fabulous community gather destination. Gourmet coffee headquarters. “Our Newtonville location is truly our coffee lab. We brew new coffees to gather customer feedback before offering on our webstore and test new coffee equipment and brew methods.”
  • Breadsong Bakery, 349 Auburn St in Auburndale, MA, 617-964-4004
    Nothing like fresh baked breads in the morning. Great sandwiches and soups.
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TheLocalPub Food

  • West Street Tavern and Restaurant, 7 West Street, Nonantum, MA, 617-795-0883
    Friendly neighborhood tavern and restaurant…Great tagline that doesn’t mention the fabulous food, more than burgers and tacos. Try the sweet potato crust cod, just for one. Great specials too, including full-bellied fried clam roll, a New England fav!
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  • O’Hara’s Food, 1185 Walnut Street, Newton Highlands, MA, 617-965-6785
    Remember the old TV show, Cheers, “Sometimes you want to go where everybody knows your name, and they’re always glad you came.” This is the essence of O’Hara’s. A local hotspot where you bump into so many friends and people you know enjoying some of the best food in town.
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  • THE LOCAL, 1391 Washington Street, West Newton, 617-340-2160
    Creative American Food and just like their tagline, “Live Simple, East LOCAL”New England style pub celebrating seasonal and local foods. Try CHEF BRIAN’S MISO SALMON.
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@lumierenewtonFine Dining

  • Lumiere Restaurant, 1293 Washington Street, West Newton, MA, 617-244-9119
    Lumiere has become a famous Boston fine dining spot with an ethic of working with local producers producing great products that were raised and harvested locally. Consider trying the Chef’s Whim Tasting Menu with five blind courses and optional wine pairing.
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  • Farmstead Table, 71 Union Street, Newton Centre, MA, 617-928-600
    Fine dining in an intimate dining ambiance serving innovative fare in the style of a classic American country kitchen. Actively involved in the local community and the sustainable food movement.
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  • Sycamore, 755 Beacon Street, Newton Centre, MA, 617-244-4445
    Fairly new bistro with award winning chef, David Punch of Ten Table, Sycamore has received raving review from the press and from my foodie friends in the field. Can’t wait to try it and the Provincal Stew.
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The Silver Woman

The Silver Woman

The Silver Woman an independently owned boutique that specializes in sterling silver jewelry and handcrafted, one-of-a-kind treasures.

49 Union St,
Newton Center MA 02459
(617) 969-9699

Specializing in sterling silver jewelry, The Silver Woman is adorned with handcrafted, one-of-a-kind treasures. Here you’ll find necklaces, earrings, and bracelets, and even gifts for your loved ones that are as unique as they are. During your visit, you’ll notice we’re passionate about supporting artisans locally, domestically, and internationally that are inspired by an array of interests. With an eclectic collection that’s dazzling with pieces modeled after nature, Jewish traditions, and even ancient metalsmith practices, you’ll undoubtedly find a piece that speaks to your soul. ~TheSilverWoman

Newton Shopping Guide

Newton Shopping Guide

 

Artitudes Gallery Amazing Inventory by Local Artists

Artitudes Gallery Amazing Inventory by Local Artists

Artitudes is a gallery that specializes in Fine American Crafts & Jewelry. Selections include clothing, clocks, pottery, jewelry, and a variety of artwork made from paper, glass, metalwork, and wood. Once you enter the shop, you will want to linger.

617 – 244 – 9220 | info@artitudesgallery.com | 1286 Washington Street | West Newton Square

Fabulous selection of items, and a very helpful staff = a stress-free, pleasurable shopping experience. Thank you! ~Facebook Review

Artitudes

Artitudes

Artitudes

Artitudes

Newton Shopping Guide

Newton Shopping Guide

BetsyJenney, a Place to Find Happy Clothes!

BetsyJenney, a Place to Find Happy Clothes!

When you are looking for that special dress for a special occasion, shop Betsy Jenney. When you want to supplement your wardrobe with an accent piece, shop Betsy Jenney. When you want to find the perfect leggings to funk up your look, shop Betsy Jenney!

59 Union St.
Newton Centre, MA 0215
(617) 536-2610

Betsy Jenney is the proud owner of one of Boston’s longest-standing boutiques, being in business on Newbury St. for almost 40 years! Our knowledgeable customer service and unique array of local and global brands set us apart. We are honored to be an all-inclusive boutique with an on-site seamstress. No matter what shape or size you are, you will leave feeling confident. From the boardroom to the ballroom and everything in between, we will find you Happy Clothes! ~BetsyJenney

Newton Shopping Guide

Newton Shopping Guide

Pageo Jewelers: Beautiful Selection With Delightful Service

Pageo Jewelers: Beautiful Selection With Delightful Service

Find the perfect gift for everyone on your list at Pageo Jewelers. For over 40 years, Pageo Jewelers has been a Newton family business. Enjoy the friendly staff as you explore the spectacular jewelry in a variety of styles and price points.

843 Beacon Street
Newton Centre
617-964-4940

Whether you’re looking for assistance from our expert staff or coming in to transform a sparkling vision into a reality, Pageo has maintained their reputation as a leading jewelry boutique by being satisfied only when its clients are. A beloved family business, Pageo continues to provides all of their customers with loyal service and always enjoy seeing the familiar faces of those who visited them when they were just a tiny store above the ice cream shop. ~Pageo