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another must

This is a Harvard icon that fits well into the whole Harvard experience. Interesting shops and... read more

Reviewed May 19, 2018
James W
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Birmingham, Alabama, United States
Gazing @ Statuesque Archi

There are shops & restaurants in Brattle Square, but there are also For Lease signs ~ it seems to... read more

Reviewed June 24, 2017
ChanEvan
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Memphis, Tennessee
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May 19, 2018
“another must”
Jun 24, 2017
“Gazing @ Statuesque Archi”
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Reviewed May 19, 2018

This is a Harvard icon that fits well into the whole Harvard experience. Interesting shops and restaurants abound in this area.

Thank James W
Reviewed June 24, 2017 via mobile

There are shops & restaurants in Brattle Square, but there are also For Lease signs ~ it seems to be losing the Mom-&-Pop shops. I took note of the 100-year old family-owned Brattle Street Florist. They also carry beautiful plants & succulents, & go out...More

Thank ChanEvan
Reviewed August 16, 2016

Just yards from Harvard Square, Brattle Sq. offers street performers, restaurants, places to sit and great people watching.

Thank JWC87
Reviewed August 10, 2016

No one comes to cambridge without seeing Harvard Sq. Brattle Sq is right near the heart of the Sq. Too many chain stores have overtaken the smaller, locally-owner ones --- but there are a few of those. Still. Check out Bill Slater Stationary, Curious George...More

Thank SLRS5
Reviewed July 20, 2016

Lots of shops, quaint and franchise, little eats and big restaruants, and lots of people. A great place to watch and shop. Especially the Brattle Flower Shop - pots full of fresh flowers at a reasonable price. My favorite place to buy flowers.

Thank Chris R
Reviewed April 16, 2016

To Cantabridgeans ( the Cambridge residents to the rest of you) this is the center of the world. Relax ! It's nothing earthshaking. But it is ! When you're there you can walk around, visit HARVARD, shop, walk along the Charles, stay for an early...More

Thank Eleni O
Reviewed April 8, 2016

The shops in Brattle Square offer something for everyone. Shoes, books, paper, clothes, snacks, eye wear, and a thrift shop. Wonderful place to browse.

Thank CTSopper
Reviewed September 12, 2015

This Square offers a few good restaurants and shops. It is next door to Harvard Square so you can walk there and look at some traditional and upscale houses In Cambridge. They also have a theater.

Thank Danuza
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