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    Harvard Square Holiday Shopping Guide



    The Harvard Square Business Association and Harvard University have organized a special "Crimson Shops Harvard Square" Holiday Guide. We invite you to dine and shop in local Harvard Square businesses this holiday season.

    Video courtesy of the Harvard Crimson: Harvard President Drew Faust shops in Harvard Square

    Stay in one of the Bettina homes in Harvard Square

    when you come to Harvard Square

    to do your shopping.  Join in the Christmas spirit in a home decorated for the holidays with festive breakfasts, Christmas music - sometimes live music - learn how others celebrate the holidays by being a part of another family for a brief period of time and joining their celebration. Rates range from $75 through $360/night.

    Bettina Network Inc, 617-497-9166,


    Boloco will give customers 20% off their entire order when they show a receipt from any Harvard Square

    store. Receipt must be from the same day, offer is valid for December in the Harvard Square


    Bolocco, 71 Mount Auburn Street, (617) 354-5838, 


    Boston Bead Company will be having a very special event in their Harvard Square

    location, Thursday, December 16th - through Monday the 20th.  They will be offering a trunk show of PerlAmore Beads, a gorgeous Italian modular jewelry line.

    Boston Bead Company, 23 Church Street, (617) 868-9777, 



    Visit BRYN MAWR BOOK STORE for a Storewide ½-Price Sale! SALE DATES and HOURS: Dec. 1 (10am-5:30pm), Dec.2-4 (10am-9pm) Dec. 5 (1:00pm-5:00pm) and Dec.7-10 (10am-5:30pm). No books may be put on hold at sale prices; Some sets and all online and rare books not ½ price; No donations accepted. Proceeds go to scholarships for women attending Bryn Mawr College in Byrn Mawr, PA.

    Bryn Mawr Bookstore, 373 Huron Avenue, 617-661-1770,


    Café of India is extending a special holiday treat. When you purchase a $50 gift card get $10 Extra Free and when you purchase a $100 gift card get $25 Extra Free

    Cafe of India, 52A Brattle Street, 617-661-0683,


    Come to Cafe Pamplona during the month of December and get $2.00 OFF ANY SANDWICH AT REGULAR PRICE.

    Cafe Pamplona, 12 Bow Street, (617) 492-0352


    Cambridge Savings Bank - Save on banking - so you can shop 'til you drop.  SuperSmart Checking Account - Earn interest at an incredible rate and enjoy FREE ATMs worldwide.  Student Relationship Package - Get loads of FREE stuff with this account designed with the student in mind.

    Cambridge Savings Bank's Harvard Square