Where to buy used goods in Greater Boston
Large thrift stores
Location: 122 Brighton Ave., Allston
Hours: Mon. - Wed. 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Thurs. 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.; Sat. 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Sun. noon to 5 p.m.; Closed Fridays.
Phone number: 617-783-8387
This is no wimpy little thrift store. Supermarket-style shopping carts line the front, and patrons load them up with clothing, books, movies, kitchenware, toys, and shoes, typically for less than $10 a pop. A back room carries inexpensive furniture.