Best Pedicure in Boston

2015 Best Pedicure

Aer NailBar

Brookline

It’s a relief to find a nail salon run by a family that cares about its customers and its employees. At this cheery all-white storefront, you’ll find autoclaved tools, bath…Read More

2014 Best Pedicure

Bliss

Boston

Some pedicures are utilitarian—file, buff, polish, and out the door in 30 minutes or less. Bliss’s glam foot treatments are anything but. Want to watch your favorite show (headphones provided)…Read More

2013 Best Pedicure

MiniLuxe

Boston

This was a winner in our 2013 Best of Boston Readers’ Poll. See all the 2013 winners…Read More

2013 Best Pedicure

Jeanne Lee

Boston

Jeanne Lee doesn’t shy away from problem toes—no, she specializes in them, taking the time to rigorously cleanse, file, buff, exfoliate, and massage before unscrewing the cap to your desired…Read More

2012 Best Pedicure

Jeanne Salon

Boston

We brought our feet to Jeanne Lee’s no-frills salon after a long winter of neglect. Without a drop of judgment, Lee whipped our rough nails into sandal shape and smoothed…Read More

2011 Best Pedicure

Bliss

Boston

The foot treatments here are as good for your head as they are for your toes. Grab a magazine and settle into one of two elevated pedicure stations. Then your…Read More

2010 Best Pedicure

Emerge Spa and Salon

Boston

For those who go regularly to get buffed, the occasional cheap pedicure will do. For the rest of us, with our callused heels, blistered toes, and chipped polish, the Emerge…Read More

2009 Best Pedicure

Shayna Shirazi

Boston

Meet the sweet-as-pie Shirazi and you might assume she’s merely another perfectly nice toe polisher. How wrong you’d be: This woman whips feet into the best shape of their lives….Read More

2008 Best Pedicure

Rose Pagliarulo, the Loft

Boston

Your tootsies will be in tip-top flip-flop shape for weeks after a visit to Pagliarulo, whose secret weapons include a custom-made ‘sander’ (used once, then tossed) and just the right…Read More

2007 Best Pedicure

Jeanne Lee, Salon Trio

Boston

Whether they’ve been subjected to abuse-by-peep-toe-stiletto or simply abuse-by-pavement-pounding, city feet are often sad little appendages in desperate need of attention and pampering. Bolstered by a background in Chinese reflexology,…Read More

2006 Best Pedicure

Marina Kan, Bella Sante

Boston

We used to prefer our pedicures short and sweet. But after just one Bella Foot Facial with Marina Kan, we’ve grown more than happy to linger. What’s not to love…Read More

2005 Best Pedicure

Victoria Turovsky, Blü Salon

Boston

We’re not kind to our feet. We shove them into toe-squishing shoes, pound them on rough pavement, and expose them to God knows what in the locker- room shower. Not…Read More

2004 Best Pedicure

Claudia Grimaud, Jardin Day Spa

Boston

Few pedicures truly exfoliate tired, rough feet; even fewer actually redeem them. The capable hands of Claudia Grimaud can do both. The kindly, experienced Brazilian has earned a justifiably devoted…Read More

2003 Best Pedicure

Claudia Grimaud, Jardin Day Spa

Boston

There are pedicures, and then there are pedicures. One changes the color of your toenails; the other actually changes the way your feet feel on your body. It’s the second…Read More

2002 Best Pedicure

Daryl Christopher

Boston

From the second your big toe hits the steamy peppermint, rosemary, and lavender foot bath to the final drop of clear topcoat, Daryl Christopher’s signature pedicure is pure nirvana. The…Read More

2001 Best Pedicure

Giuliano Day Spa

Boston

It’s too bad this full-service salon doesn’t include a hotel, because after a 50-minute pedicure, the last thing you’ll want to do is pull on a pair of heels and…Read More

1999 Best Pedicure

Victoria Turovsky, City Salon

Boston

Victoria will take feet that haven’t seen a good file in a year and make them clean, soft, and sandal-ready. In her cozy room in the back of the salon,…Read More

1998 Best Pedicure

Candela Laserspa

Boston

The decor is a little confusing— hints of Zen interspersed with furnishings from the Starship Enterprise— but no complaints here. The high-tech pedicure chairs with built-in massager (you control the…Read More

1997 Best Pedicure

Victoria Turovsky

Boston

She will work around a hair appointment, filing and pumicing feet to a glow while you enjoy a deep hair conditioning; she will also advise you on suitable shades of…Read More

1994 Best Pedicure

Solus

Boston

Surrender your soles to Kathy for a luxurious and relaxing pampering. One of her secrets: she wraps your toes in saran before you slip on your shoes so as not…Read More

1993 Best Pedicure

30 Newbury

Boston

Forty-five minutes of indulgence—including a sudsy, warm whirlpool bath—is the perfect end to a foot-wearying day of pounding the pavement on Newbury Street…Read More

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