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Great place with lots of culture

Amazing place to visit or live! Lots of restaurants, a theatre, a bike/walking trail, etc. There... read more

Reviewed 8 September 2017
Ann Marie S
Everything in one place

Davis square offers many gteat restaurants Including open air and ice cream shops . Very walkable... read more

Reviewed 30 August 2017
Eric R
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Somerville, MA
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Reviewed 8 September 2017

Amazing place to visit or live! Lots of restaurants, a theatre, a bike/walking trail, etc. There are always street performers playing which gives it a nice ambience too.

Thank Ann Marie S
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

Davis square offers many gteat restaurants Including open air and ice cream shops . Very walkable. Many bus and train station to work you anywhere you want. Great public trail for family biking/walking with tons of history along the way.

Thank Eric R
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Compared to the admittedly magnificent Kendall Square and Harvard Square, Davis does not get the same profile. But it is a great place with a lot of excellent bars and restaurants. In university terms Kendall is MIT, Harvard Sq is Harvard, Davis is Tufts. For...More

1  Thank IanH264
Reviewed 20 June 2017

Davis square is quaint. There are a few sitting places and a nice long street, Elm Street, full of shops and well connected to the Cambridge city by T and buses. It is also easy walking distance to Porter square and a little beyond to...More

Thank Subra A
Reviewed 20 June 2017

For anyone visiting Somerville for the first time, DEFINITELY check out Davis Square. It's kind of the hub of restaurants and stores in the area, and right on the red line. Tons of great food spots here, and a very friendly, community vibe.

Thank Julia A
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

Another Somerville institution. Competes with Union for festivals. Tons of great food, beer, bowling, movies, theater, and drama! Rarely disappoints. Track down the Museum of Bad Art if it is still there.

Thank jmoeling
Reviewed 25 May 2017

So much has changed! Plenty of great gastro-pubs and restaurants. A lot going on down in the square . The T comes right in to heart of square. Easy access. Good to know Rosebuds is still around

Thank james h
Reviewed 24 May 2017

Stayed at an AirBnB location a block from Davis Square. Subway ride to/from Davis Sq was convenient. Plenty of shops in the Square area to serve most any need.

Thank BiggieSauls
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

Awesome neighborhood, very eclectic. Restaurant choices are incredible and cover so many ethnicities and price ranges. Great music. Just fun!

Thank Muti
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

If you find yourself in Boston and want to go walk around a cool area , take the subway to Davis square . It has a multitude of restaurants and bars. Trendy without the chic aspect , you'll find yourself surrounded by boston urbanites ....More

Thank RTrivia
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11 July 2017|
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Response from jmoeling | Reviewed this property |
Porter Square Hotel or the Holiday Inn Boston - Bunker Hill.
16 June 2016|
Response from rastaman0747 | Reviewed this property |
There are plenty of good restaurants offering every kind of food you can think of. With the weather warming up most places open up the entire front of the restaurant and expand café style onto the sidewalk. Many offer free... More