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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Natural Feature
“There is a paved walkway around the lake for walkers, runners and bikers. There is a park at each end. The town with its restaurants and stores, library and churches is within walking distance. ”
  • 7 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
“Best price and my favorite food shopping store. Just walk in and buy anything without worrying about too much paying. Good price!!”
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Lots of bar real estate if you like bar-seating. But also a large dining area with "fire place" if you're looking for a table-style dinner in a hip environment. Great beer, great burgers.--And lots of other choices if you don't like those. WALKING DISTANCE!”
  • 2 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“The local commuter train station. You can buy a CharlieCard at the station. Check schedules for trains to North Station. ”
  • 2 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
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“This place is a trip - you'll wonder what decade you're in but it's great for people watching”
  • 3 locals recommend
Italian Restaurant
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“It's an upscale bar / restaurant with a unique and cozy, intimate downstairs level. Sometimes a long wait, prices are a bit high for a small town, but it's busy and popular if you like a bustling atmosphere.”
  • 1 local recommends
Italian Restaurant
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“Located in downtown Wakefield, Sabatinos serves good Italian and offers a full bar with great martinis. ”
  • 2 locals recommend
Bar
“Great food (Indian) and great drinks. Within walking distance. Owner and bartender is generous with drinks :)”
  • 2 locals recommend
Café
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“Really awesome soup, salads and sandwiches. Located just next to lake and park for a great picnic option. ”
  • 1 local recommends
Bakery
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“Coffee, bakery with pastries, cakes, croissants, and food. The sandwiches are made to order when you order them. They also have salads for the lighter lunch.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Car Rental
  • 1 local recommends
Bakery
“You have to visit for their delicious muffins. My favorites are the pumpkin and gingerbread. They also make a mean latte. Opens early!”
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
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  • 1 local recommends
Park
  • 1 local recommends
Meal Takeaway
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“our local greasy spoon (although they wouldn't appreciate that...) basic breakfast yummmm”
  • 1 local recommends

Top restaurants

Restaurant
“Lots of bar real estate if you like bar-seating. But also a large dining area with "fire place" if you're looking for a table-style dinner in a hip environment. Great beer, great burgers.--And lots of other choices if you don't like those. WALKING DISTANCE!”
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
“This place is a trip - you'll wonder what decade you're in but it's great for people watching”
  • 3 locals recommend
Italian Restaurant
“It's an upscale bar / restaurant with a unique and cozy, intimate downstairs level. Sometimes a long wait, prices are a bit high for a small town, but it's busy and popular if you like a bustling atmosphere.”
  • 1 local recommends
Italian Restaurant
“Located in downtown Wakefield, Sabatinos serves good Italian and offers a full bar with great martinis. ”
  • 2 locals recommend
Bar
“Great food (Indian) and great drinks. Within walking distance. Owner and bartender is generous with drinks :)”
  • 2 locals recommend
Café
“Really awesome soup, salads and sandwiches. Located just next to lake and park for a great picnic option. ”
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
  • 1 local recommends
Meal Takeaway
“our local greasy spoon (although they wouldn't appreciate that...) basic breakfast yummmm”
  • 1 local recommends

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