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In Davis square you can find several Ethnicities of food, live music, and friendly people. We had lunch at the Burren Tavern which was delicious!!!

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 27 August 2016
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

In Davis square you can find several Ethnicities of food, live music, and friendly people. We had lunch at the Burren Tavern which was delicious!!!

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Albany, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

Really great area in Somerville. Lots going on. Restaurants, coffee shops, the T stop, green area and play grounds. Music in the little park on the weekends. Farmers markets and street fairs. Safe area in my opinion.

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Beverly, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2016

There's something for everyone here. There's many different food options. There's some great little shops and places to sit. The movie theater is pretty nice too!

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Greater London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016

A little bit further out than Harvard Square, Davis Square was not on my immediate places to visit while spending 3 days in Boston but I luckily squeezed in the time and walked along Broadway to get there. I am so happy I made the trip because it was a real gem. Lined with coffee shops, restaurants, a cinema and... More 

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Somerville, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2016

recently came back for a bus transfer and a bit of exploring. So far as I could see, things haven't changed much. To me, the only street you need here is Elm street as it's got enough cafes and restaurants to make anyone happy--but maybe there's more on other streets

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Wellesley, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016

Davis Square is a fun area to visit. Lost of good people watching. Many good dining experiences (from the cheap to the expensive). Not choked with chain stores or restaurants. Has the funky feel of a student area.

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Somerville, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

There are so many great places to eat, people watch, & just enjoy the outside music. If you get a chance to see a movie (they sell ice cream and beer/wine) it's well worth it.

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Lehi, Utah
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2016

I need to take the "T" from my friend's house in Cambridge, so she walked me to the Davis station. There was Davis Square - with all the hustle and bustle! At night, there was a singer playing his guitar, and lots of people to observe. We had frozen yogurt at Orange Leaf. I went back the next day for... More 

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Somerville, Massachusetts, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 July 2016

I've lived in the area of over 40 years and the square keeps getting better and better (although it couldn't help getting better....it was a mess 40 years ago). Out of the Blue is by far my favorite restaurant for the freshest seafood or just a cocktail and appetizer. The movie theater is terrific and there are many pubs, restaurants,... More 

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Somerville, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

Davis Square is a cool place sometimes there are musicians playing. The old movie theatre is there cool restraunts like Diva, cool shops like Buffalo exchange. The T and in the summer every Sunday the somerville Flea market is in the parking lot by the square

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