Best Kitchen Supplies in Boston


Local Root


Yes, Local Root sells the requisite Le Creuset Dutch ovens and essential cooking bibles from Bittman and Waters. But you’ll also find more-obscure culinary gadgets, from muffin tins that come…Read More

2014 Best Kitchen Supplies

Local Root

Aspiring home chefs should forgo the big-box stores and their cheap gadgetry for Local Root, where owner Jonathan Henke, of Didriks fame, brings his sophisticated eye to everything cookware, proffering...Read More

2013 Best Kitchen Supplies

Local Root


At this Cambridge cookery boutique, spatulas, whisks, and pasta makers are on display next to exquisite Alessi pots and pans and saber-sharp David Mellor knives. Completely lost in the kitchen?...Read More

2012 Best Kitchen Supplies

Sur La Table

Chestnut Hill

To make a decent soufflé or terrine, you must first find the proper gadgetry. Look no further than Sur La Table, which stocks tools, pots, and more by delicious brands...Read More

2011 Best Kitchen Supplies

Kitchenwares by Blackstones


When Kitchen Arts closed last year, homechefs lost a good friend—a hardware-store-like shop stocked with culinary tools. Thankfully, Jennifer Hill (co-owner of Blackstone’s of Beacon Hill) revived the place, enhancing...Read More

2009 Best Kitchen Supplies



Not much changed when KitchenArts picked up and moved a block down Newbury this spring: Getting into the tiny space is still a squeeze, and getting out without buying anything...Read More

2008 Best Kitchen Supplies


Caught between bare-bones restaurant-supply stores and overstyled kitchen emporiums, home cooks in search of a good sharp knife and a turkey baster are left with meager options. They’d do well...Read More

2007 Best Kitchen Supplies


It must be tempting for a purveyor of kitchen goods to dazzle browsers with gizmos. KitchenArts doesn’t need to. True, it has some trendy doodads (equipment for making those exotic...Read More

2006 Best Kitchen Supplies

Eastern Bakers Supply


Chartreuse colanders and French blue ramekins can dress up a cupboard. But if you really love cooking, you know kitchens should be more function than form. So make like local...Read More

1998 Best Kitchen Supplies

Eastern Bakers Supply


Need a springform pan for a mile-high cheesecake? Eastern Bakers has Boston’s broadest, deepest, and widest inventory for baking, pastry-making, and all breeds of professional supplies. This is the place...Read More

1997 Best Kitchen Supplies

Kitchen Arts


Looking for just the right-size saute pan or properly weighted knife? This family-run shop has all the best accouterments for the kitchen and is notable for its knowledgeable sales staff...Read More

1995 Best Kitchen Supplies, Suburban

Kitchen, Etc.


Pressure cookers, pasta machines, potholders, plates—everything you might need in the kitchen can be found at this cook’s paradise, plus lots of cooking demos and classes...Read More

1992 Best Kitchen Supplies

Eastern Baker’s Supply Company


Don’t go for the fancy catalog stuff. But if you want to outfit a kitchen for a professional, Eastern Baker’s Supply can’t be beat...Read More

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