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Kendall Square

Cambridge, MA
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What a change!

Visitng this area after a hiatus of 50 plus years. I found this area to be amaizing. It is a great... read more

Reviewed 15 October 2017
Larry K
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Westchester County, New York
Cool Fountain

This is more of an area verses a square. It is situated on the edge of MIT and is home to a very... read more

Reviewed 9 October 2017
jehenson81
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  • Average21%
  • Poor4%
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“great access” (2 reviews)
“two blocks” (2 reviews)
“charles river” (4 reviews)
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Reviewed 15 October 2017

Visitng this area after a hiatus of 50 plus years. I found this area to be amaizing. It is a great area to walk, admiring the new buildings of all descriptions inclusing, offices, hotels, and apartments. Walk two blocks to the river

Thank Larry K
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

This is more of an area verses a square. It is situated on the edge of MIT and is home to a very cool fountain plus shops and restaurants. Not much else to mention.

Thank jehenson81
Reviewed 7 August 2017

What was a deserted industrial wasteland in the '60s, when I attended MIT ( I wish I had the vision and money to have bought land there) has been delveloped into high tech office space, chic hotels and trendy restaurants. Google, Microsoft and Genentech within...More

Thank Forest-Hills-Cynic
Reviewed 20 July 2017

Not much to say since we pretty just walked by or through it about 4 times while getting to and from our hotel.

Thank stephanier76
Reviewed 18 July 2017

There are some nice restaurants (if you like pretentious, soulless, food) but in general anything farther away from the T than a couple of blocks is sterile. Too bad, as MIT has some great architecture and hidden gems, but it was all played out by...More

Thank Patti C
Reviewed 17 July 2017

Very beautiful in the evening. Great place for pictures and a casual stroll. Close to the mall and hotels, it is easy to get to and I definitely recommend it if you want a pretty, not terribly loud get away.

Thank Carlynne2017
Reviewed 22 June 2017

We went to Kendall Square after touring MIT. We walked around a bit and eventually stopped for lunch. It is a nice area with a few eating options. There are many big companies with East Coast headquarters here (right outside MIT).

Thank RagsKP94
Reviewed 26 May 2017

Probably should be renamed MIT Square (T stop). Not many shops but a lot of places to eat and drink and great access to MIT. Some of the best views of the Charles River!

Thank BiggieSauls
Reviewed 22 May 2017

Kendall Square is very conveniently located in Cambridge, just across the St. Charles River from downtown Boston. We stayed at the Marriott Kendall Square which was wonderful. The Red Line of the T is right outside the front door with easy access to downtown. No...More

1  Thank patbA1229NZ
Reviewed 2 January 2017

The T-stops here, and within steps of this stop are a number of great restaurants from Legal Seafoods, to Clover Food Lab and Starbucks. Marriott Hotel is across the street, and the Hop on Hop Off Bus that gives tours of Boston also stops here.

2  Thank JCMass
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