“Side Streets” is a partnership between The Quad and BU Now, in which Quad writers will profile things to see and do along different streets that intersect Commonwealth Avenue. This week’s street of choice is Harvard Avenue, which lies just past Packard’s Corner, west of West Campus.
Places to see:
Soul Fire— 182 Harvard Avenue (at corner of Comm. Ave).
Refuge Cafe— 155 Brighton Avenue (between Harvard Avenue and Linden Street).
Anna’s Taqueria— 446 Harvard Street.
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"Side Streets" is a partnership between BU Now and The Quad, in which Quad writers will profile things to see and do along different streets that intersect Commonwealth Avenue. This week's street of choice, Massachusetts Avenue, is otherwise affectionately referred to as "Mass Ave" by Bostonians. Mass Ave is 16 miles of history and culture. The street runs from Dorchester to Lunenberg. On a journey down Mass Ave, you'll encounter bars, restaurants, historic landmarks, shops, and even colleges.
Should you find yourself in far eastern BU territory, make moves to Mass Ave and stop in any of the following highlights of the legendary street.