South End

Hip Community
Situated near Northeastern University, South End Boston is a great place for commuting students. Filled with bars, trendy eateries, and popular clubs, many students enjoy life here while attending classes. Gracing South-End streets are rows of brownstones, which offer strollers great views of stately houses, overflowing flower boxes, and gaslight street lamps. Many popular food trucks visit the neighborhood on Sundays - which the residents flock to for a sampling of delicious street food. There is also Peters Park, a popular social hub for socializing where locals enjoy basketball and tennis. There is also a garden and dog-friendly area at the park where pets have room to run and play. For food shopping, there’s Ming’s Market, Whole Foods Market, and Tropical Foods.

South End is filled with places to grab some grub or have a drink with friends. Restaurants include Toro Boston, Vejigantes Restaurant, Giacomo's, KAVA neo-taverna, and Myers+Chang. Bars to hit up for a drink with friends include Slades Bar & Grill, Bukowski Tavern, McGreevy's Boston, and Avery Bar. South End is great for college students attending Northeastern University thanks to its convenient location and hip hotspots.
What South End Residents
Think About Their Apartments
overall
7.0
value
6.7
amenities
8.0
social
7.7
management
7.3
Median rents in South End
Studio
$
2,970
1 Bedroom
$
3,535
2 Bedroom
$
4,530

Living in
South End

Developed
Students
Safe
Centrally Located
Walkable
Northeastern University
Peter's Park
Trendy
South End — 6.5/10 Rating (based on 2 neighborhood reviews)
Pros: in the city, near BU Medical campus, near Foodie's grocery store, near Boston Sports Club, great restaurants and cafes nearby, lots of street parking.

Cons: Next to government-subsidized housing, far from subway, close to methadone clinic (0.5mi)
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5
/10
Neighborhood Rating
601 Albany Street
The South End was once the up and coming neighborhood. Now it's just "here". It's very developed, perfect for all walks of life, fantastic shopping, restaurants, bars, etc..
Safe neighborhood that is quite centrally located.
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8
/10
Neighborhood Rating
TROY Boston


Getting to Know
South End

Neighborhood Boundaries
East to West Boundaries: Ruggles St to US-1
North to South Boundaries: I-90 to Melnea Cass Blvd
dining
Barcelona Wine Bar South End
Boston Chops
Coppa
Giacomo’s
Myers & Chang
The Five Seventy Market
Tremont 647
grocery
Foodie’s Urban Market
Going Bananas
Walgreens
Whole Foods
convenience
CVS Pharmacy
The Five Seventy Market
fitness
Boston Sports Clubs
parks
Blackstone Square
Peter’s Park Dog Run
Titus Sparrow Park
coffee
Caffè Nero
Jaho Coffee & Tea
Render Coffee
bus
InCt (bus)
parking
GTI Properties - 530 Harrison Avenue

Best Apartments
in South End


1 Bed $2,400
2 Beds $3,000

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Studio $2,260
1 Bed $2,550
2 Beds $3,450

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1 Bed $2,000
2 Beds $2,450
3 Beds $3,250

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1 Bed $2,300
2 Beds $3,000
3 Beds $4,400

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1 Bed $3,599
2 Beds $4,499
3 Beds $6,999

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1 Bed $1,850
2 Beds $2,100
3 Beds $3,100

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