Medfield is a town of 13,000 people (2018) in Massachusetts. Medfield was first settled by Anglo-Americans in 1649 after the land was taken from the Neponset Native Americans. It is home to one of the oldest houses in the U.S., and to several other historic buildings.

Get inEdit

Medgield is about 17 miles southwest of Boston.

By carEdit

Medfield is on Routes 27 and 109.

By planeEdit

Get aroundEdit

SeeEdit

  • Zullo Gallery, 456 Main St, +1 508 359-3711. An art gallery run by a Medfield resident. Displays several pieces of fine art that can be purchased.
 
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  • [dead link] Dwight Derby House, 7 Frairy Street, +1 508 359-6865. One of the oldest houses in the United States.
  • Peak House, 347 Main St, +1 508 359-4773. Open every Sunday 2-5PM, June-September. Appointments can also be made by contacting Medfield Historical Society. Rebuilt in 1680 after being burnt down by Native American raids the Peak house is one of the oldest houses in the region.
  • Medfield State Hospital, 41 Hospital Rd.. Open everyday 6AM-6PM. No longer in use for medical practices, the hospital has been used for the filming of the movies, "Shutter Island" and "The Box". Located on the outskirts of town the hospital grounds are also home to many scenic views.
  • Gazebo Players of Medfield, 468 Main st., +1 508 359-8296. Open June-August. The Gazebo hosts musical performances by local bands every Thursday night, and drama productions periodically throughout the summer. Past performances include MacBeth, Twelfth Night, Romeo and Juliet, and Love Letters.

DoEdit

  • Rocky Woods is a 491-acre reservation in the northeast part of town. The property has 6.5 miles of nature trails for hiking or biking, a few ponds for fishing, and open space for picnics and barbeques.
  • Noon Hill is the highest point in Medfield at 370 feet with a trail to its peak. There are a 4½ miles of trails around the hill and offer views of the hills of Walpole and Norfolk.
  • Kingsbury Pond is great for ice skating in the winter.
  • Charles River. One of the longer river in the state of Massachusetts. The river winds through the town providing many area to go fishing. The Charles River is also a popular place to go canoeing. Best boating entrance located on Rt. 27 on the Medfield-Sherborn border.

BuyEdit

  • Bella Wishes, 10 North St., +1 508 359-5588. Locally owned clothing store that sells designer cloths at reduced prices.
  • Marshalls, 242 Main Street, +1 508 242-9604. Marshalls is a store that offers current-season, brand name, and designer goods for men, women, teens and children at low prices.
  • Absi Jewelers, 456 Main Street, +1 508 359-8440. A locally owned business that offers unique jewelry.

EatEdit

  • Tock of the Town, 14 North Meadows Road, +1 508 359-8688. Serves breakfast all day and is known for its great service and delicious meals.
  • [formerly dead link] Honey's Cafe and Bakery, 14 North Street, +1 508 359-8688. Formally known as Dylan’s, Honey’s is a cafe and Bakery that offers a variety of morning treats and sandwiches.
  • Donut Express, 258 Main Street, +1 508 359-5686. A bakery that offers a large selection of baked goods and custom cakes.
  • Jing's Garden, 16 North Meadows Road, +1 508 359-8272. A Chinese restaurant that offers buffet style dining. Delivery and Catering available.

BudgetEdit

  • Royal Pizza, 483 Main st, +1 508 359-2424. Serves pizza, calzones, subs, sandwiches, and salads. Free delivery with orders over $8.00.
  • Casabella, 454 Main st, +1 508 359-4040. Serves pizza, subs, and salads.
  • Papa Gino's, 10 North Meadows Rd, +1 508 359-2040. Serves pizza, subs, and pasta. Delivery available and dining room open for guests who want to eat there.
  • Italian Groceria and Pizzeria, 285 Main St, +1 508 359-8117. M-Th 10AM-8PM, F Sa 10AM-9PM. Italian deli that serves sandwiches and pizza. Also sells meats and cheeses. Delivery available.
  • Blue Moon Bagel Cafe, 236 Main St, +1 508 359-8880. Wide selection of fresh bagels and coffee every morning. Other pastries/cakes are also available.

Mid-rangeEdit

  • Noon Hill Grill, 530 Main St, +1 508 359-9155. Open everyday at 11AM. Serves all kinds of fish, steaks, burgers, salads, pastas, and soups. Bar open daily with flat screen televisions on the walls.

SplurgeEdit

  • Zebra's Bistro and Wine Bar, 21 North St, +1 508 359-4100. Dining Room open: Su-M 5:30PM-9PM, Tu-Sa 5:30PM-10PM. Bar Open: Su-M 4:30PM-9PM, Tu-Th 4:30PM-11PM, F-Sa 4:30PM-midnight. Known for large assortment of dessert pastries, as well as alligator ribs, and New York Strip. During summer outside seating is available upon request. Reservations are suggested however, wine bar with large selection open to all guests without reservations while waiting to be seated.

DrinkEdit

  • Noon Hill Grill.

SleepEdit

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