WELCOME TO BELMONT!
Affectionately known as the “Town of Homes,” Belmont's charming residential streets are filled with handsome colonial masterpieces that make this town so desirable. The town offers top-rated public schools, the prestigious Belmont Day and Belmont Hill Schools, a beloved local Farmer's Market, and robust education, recreation, and cultural enrichment programs. Charming downtown areas including Cushing Square and Belmont Center both offer quaint shops, restaurants, recreation, and entertainment options. Just eight miles northwest of Boston, the town is surrounded by the bustling cities of Arlington, Cambridge, Lexington, Waltham and Watertown. Served by two MBTA commuter rail stops, numerous bus lines, and Routes 2, 16, & 60 - Belmont offers an ideal location for commuters and explorers.
Belmont by the Numbers
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Top School Ranking
Boston Magazine Best Schools
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MORE INFORMATION ABOUT BELMONT, MA
More Information About Belmont, Massachusetts
Belmont High School was just named number 9 on the 2023 NICHE.com top public high schools in Massachusetts, something that the town is very proud of. Leading up to the high school, the town also has four high-achieving elementary schools, one middle school and a town wide preschool, as well as the renowned private schools Belmont Day School and Belmont Hill School.
Belmont's proximity to Boston and Route 2 makes commuting virtually anywhere a breeze. It is also served by two MBTA commuter rail stops that take you right into North Station in Boston and numerous bus lines that can connect you to Mt. Auburn Hospital, Harvard Square, Alewife Station with access to the Red Line, and spots in Lexington and Arlington. Routes 16 and 60 are secondary roadways that can lead you to main commuting highways. Route 2 runs through Belmont and can easily connect you to Route 128.
Below are links to our Top 10 Things to Do and See in Belmont, Massachusetts:
1. Cushing Square shopping, dining, and entertainment
2. Beaver Brook Spray Deck public water park
3. Mass Audubon Society Habitat Education Center & Wildlife Sanctuary
6. Belmont Center shopping, dining, and entertainment
7. Beaver Brook Reservation hiking, biking, fishing, fields, and more
9. Waltham Western Greenway Trail walk/bike path linking Belmont to Waltham
10. Belmont Country Club golfing, dining, and lifestyle
Things to do and see
Below are links to some of our favorite places to eat in Belmont, Massachusetts! Please Contact Us if your favorites are missing - we'd love to add them so others can enjoy, too!
Bakeries, Breakfast, & Coffee
Asian, Thai & Sushi