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Address: Somerville, MA
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Girl's night

I like Davis Square. Good food & bar options if you are looking to hangout with your friends. The theater in Somerville/Davis Square is cool too.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
Jana B
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Worcester, Massachusetts
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Worcester, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

I like Davis Square. Good food & bar options if you are looking to hangout with your friends. The theater in Somerville/Davis Square is cool too.

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Thank Jana B
Boston, Massachusetts
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48 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place is incredible. In the 60's 70's it was a ghost town. Mayor Gene Brune brought the redline to Davis and the rest is history. It is truly a place for everyone. A true dining mecca where all taste buds will rejoice. Just try it. You will not be disappointed!!!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

In a concentrated area there are restaurants, cafes, shops, movies, etc. Something is always happening- music from street vendors or people watching.Great for locals, Tufts students and visitors alike

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Philippines
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11 reviews
5 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

I was disappointed with Davis Square. It was a bit untidy but since it is in a student area, what can I say?

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Thank Gina A
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

My husband & I stayed in the Davis Square area for a week, visiting family. Davis Square is on the Red Line T, making it very accessible to all areas of Boston. It has multiple great restaurants, bars, & live music. There is also a small movie theatre there.

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Thank Pamela G
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

Honkfest was Rocking! Davis Square was pretty much totally saturated with the music and art of Honkfest. Some streets were closed, making a safe zone and good listening. All hats off to the organizers of HONKFEST!

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west Hartford, CT
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56 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

Great lively area with a variety of choices for meals and shopping. Character and charm. Live music in the center. Plenty of parking too.

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Thank tracyb839
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

While visiting my daugther, we passed through Davis square multiple times. We ate at a couple different places. There was some music on the corner. Very active square. If you are looking to eat, you should be able to find what you want.

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47 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

We went to a bar called Saloon. The atmosphere is amazing, the drinks are homemade and in great quality. I took the Newbury Port which was mostly fruity.

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Thank Ido N
Saugus, Massachusetts
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99 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016

Davis Square is always a great destination when in the Somerville area. Name a kind of shop and it's there, and most styles of cuisine are well-represented as well. If you have $50 in your pocket and a free Saturday you can have a great time in Davis Square.

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