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Union Square

Union Square, Somerville, MA 02143
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Small and still growing

As the neighborhood becomes more gentrified, the restaurants are changing. There is not Gracie's... read more

Reviewed 12 November 2017
TravelnotWar
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Boston, Massachusetts
Average.

Union Square is up and coming, but it's not quite there yet. They should have a movie theatre, as... read more

Reviewed 1 September 2017
764mplo
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Somerville, Massachusetts
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good46%
  • Average27%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“thunder road” (2 reviews)
“ice cream” (2 reviews)
“supper” (2 reviews)
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Union Square, Somerville, MA 02143
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Reviewed 12 November 2017

As the neighborhood becomes more gentrified, the restaurants are changing. There is not Gracie's ice cream that is sporadically open but somehow stays in business and all sorts of little festivals during the year. There is one in late summer that is supper fun with...More

Thank TravelnotWar
Reviewed 1 September 2017

Union Square is up and coming, but it's not quite there yet. They should have a movie theatre, as well as everything else.

Thank 764mplo
Reviewed 8 May 2017

A nice square in Somerville with some interesting restaurants. Do go if visiting in the area of Somerville.

Thank kappy26
Reviewed 17 October 2016

We went to the event and took partying to the streets with Timberland at the Inman & Union Square Neighborhood Immersion. We started at the Timberland and Brooklyn Brewery Trailhead, a pop-up bar, shop and our official HQ for the day. Enjoyed beer and food...More

Thank 2sisterstravel
Reviewed 26 September 2016

Union Square is on the upswing, but still has the variety (architecturally, cuisine-wise, etc) to please and intrigue. Especially in the food, and convenience store variety and experience. DunkinDonuts and one end, high end Union Square donuts at the other, Mexican, Portuguese, Indian, Chinese, American...More

Thank Steve E
Reviewed 9 September 2016

Great selection of restaurants and a cool music venue (Thunder Road, NOT PA's), but frequently crowded with beer snobs and hipsters in the good weather. The farmer's market is above average, and the Fluff Festival is always a lot of fun.

Thank Christopher B
Reviewed 27 June 2016

Union Square is a Davis Square wannabe, but from time to time has popular events. Farmers Market every Sat AM in season. They have a Marshmellow Fluff Event (sweet treat invented here) with bands, food, and vendors. There are a couple of restaurants, Mexican &...More

Thank wanderlust055
Reviewed 12 April 2016

I love Union Square and it has some of my favorite places (Machu Picchu, Backbar, etc.) It's just a shame it's hard to get to by public transportation!

Thank mm305
Reviewed 1 March 2016 via mobile

Checked the place out while we got some donuts. Seemed newer and better kept than Davis Square. Lots of cool little shops.

Thank 406Foodie
Reviewed 1 November 2015 via mobile

Great place to go out at night for food and drinks. There is also a great farmers market on Saturdays during the warmer months.

Thank Robert B
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