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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
Restaurant
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“Best eggs benedict ever, comes with 3 per order. We’d tell you if anything else was good, but we always get eggs benedict because it’s so good (Brooke: salmon benedict, Laura: hash benedict). The sweet potato mash as a side is SO good, and if you want extra sweet add the “goo”. ”
  • 5 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
Sushi Restaurant
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“Delicious sushi, fusion, and mixed drinks. Relaxing interior atmosphere and bar.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Breakfast Spot
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“Great breakfasts. Affordable. Get there early on the weekends because there is usually a line. But don't worry it moves quickly!”
  • 2 locals recommend
Grocery Store
“Local grocery store with prepared food and bakery as well. Great selection for local and health foods. ”
  • 4 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
Grocery or Supermarket
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Train Station
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“The Thai food is authentic, delicious and affordable. The staff is friendly and patrons are seated usually without any wait.”
  • 2 locals recommend
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
  • 1 local recommends
Diner
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“Our number one favorite breakfast/brunch place in town! Their specialty is stuffed french toast.”
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
  • 1 local recommends
Bar
“Great food (Indian) and great drinks. Within walking distance. Owner and bartender is generous with drinks :)”
  • 2 locals recommend