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Putnam Avenue

Commute to Downtown Cambridge

Walker’s Paradise

Daily errands do not require a car.

Excellent Transit

Transit is convenient for most trips.

Biker’s Paradise

Flat as a pancake, excellent bike lanes.

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About this Location

Putnam Avenue
Cambridge
MA

Putnam Avenue has a Walk Score of 91 out of 100. This location is a Walker’s Paradise so daily errands do not require a car.

Putnam Avenue is a 11 minute walk from the Red Line at the Central Sq - Outbound stop.

This location is in the Riverside neighborhood in Cambridge. Nearby parks include Riverside Press Park, Alberico Park and Hoyt Field.

Nearby schools include Malik Academy/ Al Bustan Preschool, Martin Luther King Junior School and Amigos School.

The closest grocery stores are Trader Joes, Trader Joe's and Pearl Street Market.

Nearby coffee shops include Dunkin' Donuts, Starbucks and Dunkin' Donuts. There are 73 restaurants within a 15 minute walk including Riverside Pizza Restaurant & Bar, Riverside Pizza Restaurant & Bar and Alive And Kicking Lobsters.

Putnam Avenue is near Riverside Press Park, Hoyt Field and Peabody Terrace Playground.

There are excellent bike lanes and the terrain is flat as a pancake. Putnam Avenue is a Biker’s Paradise, daily errands can be accomplished on a bike. Bike sharing is available from Hubway.

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Excellent Transit

Putnam Avenue has excellent transit which means transit is convenient for most trips. Car sharing is available from Zipcar and RelayRides.

Rail lines:

  • Red Line

    0.5 mi

  • Green Line

    0.8 mi

Bus lines:

  • 64

    0.0 mi

  • 70

    0.0 mi

  • 70A

    0.0 mi

  • 47

    0.3 mi

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Bike shares:

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Riverside Neighborhood

Putnam Avenue is in the Riverside neighborhood. Riverside is the 2nd most walkable neighborhood in Cambridge with a neighborhood Walk Score of 93.

Hoyt Field

People's Republik

Pinocchio's Pizza & Subs

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