The Crazy One-Of-A-Kind Store You’ll Only Find In Massachusetts

Polcari’s Coffee may be a bit off the beaten track, but it has a devoted following. In fact, this tiny North End shop has achieved almost mythic status amongst coffee lovers and those who appreciate all things quirky.

A visit here should definitely be at the top of your list, whether you’re a Boston local, planning a day trip to the city or in the Bay State for the first time. It’s a shop unlike any other, with a unique history to boot.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

Polcari’s Coffee is located at 105 Salem Street, Boston. For more information, you can visit their website here. If you’re into finding unique hidden gems, check out the Massachusetts restaurant that may just be the most whimsical in the state.