Samba, Pagode,
Bossa Nova, and more !
Samba, Pagode,
Bossa Nova, and more !
A  little  bit  of  Brazil  in  New  England  and  beyond !!!
A  little  bit  of  Brazil  in  New  England  and  beyond !!!
Directions to Ryles Jazz Club

Brazilian Nights at Ryles

212 Hampshire Street - Inman Sq., Cambridge - MA 02139 - 617.876.9330
Ryles is Located in Cambridge’s Inman Square across from the S&S Restaurant.
The club is minutes from the city’s academic, business, retail and cultural districts, less than one
mile from Harvard Square and walking distance to Central Square. In addition to conveniently located
public parking, Ryles Jazz Club offers supplemental reserved parking. It is easily accessible from the
major interstates, including I-93, Routes 1, 9 and 128 and the Massachusetts Turnpike. The club is
adjacent to the Inman Square MBTA stop.
.By Car

From Points West:

Take I-90 (Mass Pike) to Exit 18 bearing right toward Allston/Cambridge. At the end of the exit pass
through two sets of lights traveling over the Charles River, continue straight onto
River St.

Take River Street through Central Square crossing over Massachusetts Ave. where River Street
turns into Prospect Street.

At Fourth traffic light (Hess Gas Station) take LEFT onto Hampshire Street.


From Points South:

Follow 93 North into Downtown Boston to exit 26 (Storrow Drive).

At the bottom of the Exit proceed onto Storrow Drive.
Bear LEFT on Storrow Drive and take the first LEFT hand exit (Kendall Sq.).

Bear RIGHT on the exit ramp following the signs for Kendall Square Cambridge, 3N.

Pass over the Longfellow Bridge and continue straight onto Main Street.

Follow Main Street straight onto Broadway (The Marriott Hotel will be on your left).

At the Fourth set of lights take a RIGHT onto Hampshire Street.

Continue on Hampshire Street for 0.6 miles.


From Points North:

Follow 93 South to Exit 26, Route 28 North Cambridge, Leverett Circle.

At the end of the exit ramp at the light, take a LEFT following the signs to the Museum of Science.
Take the first
RIGHT following Rt. 28N (The Museum of Science will be on the left).

Proceed past two sets of lights, at the third light bear LEFT onto Cambridge Street.

Continue approximately 1.1 miles on Cambridge street, take LEFT onto Prospect Street.

Take first RIGHT onto Hampshire Street.

- Free on-street parking -

For MBTA information call - 617.222.3200
Directions to UpStairs on The Square

91 Winthrop Street, Cambridge, MA 02138 - 617-864-1933
(In the heart of Harvard Square, corner of JFK Street and Winthrop Street)
.By Car

From Boston following Massachusetts Avenue:

Take Mass. Ave through Cambridge to Harvard Square. Continue to the very center of Harvard
Square (the Out of Town Newstand is directly on your left side). Merge with one-way traffic at the fork
in the road and stay in the left lane. Take a left around the corner and wrap yourself around to change
direction. At the light, take a left onto Mass. Ave. Continue straight through one set of lights, straight
past a fork in the road, to the second set of lights at Eliot Street (Charles Hotel on right side).. Take a
left onto Eliot Street. Take a left at the next set of lights onto JFK Street. Take a left at the next block
onto Winthrop Street.


From Boston via Storrow Drive:

Take Storrow Drive West to the Harvard Square exit. At the top of the exit ramp. Take a right over the
Charles River. Once you have crossed the river, proceed through one set of lights and take a left onto
Winthrop Street.


From Mass Pike:

Take the Mass Pike to the Cambridge Exit (#18). Go through the tollbooth and bear right on the exit
ramp towards Cambridge. Go through the lights at the Doubletree Guest Suites Hotel and cross the
river. At the other side of the river, take a left onto Memorial Drive. Go to the third set of lights, which is
JFK Street and take a right. Proceed through one set of lights and take a left at the next block onto
Winthrop Street.


From Route 2:

As the four lanes of Rte. 2 converge at the Alewife T Station, take a right at the light, continuing to
follow signs for Rte. 2. Go over the railroad bridge to circle at Fresh Pond Reservoir. Take a left at the
first rotary and a right at the second, following the main flow of traffic on Rte. 2. This is Fresh Pond

Go through three sets of lights to your fourth set. At this point, Memorial Drive forks off the left and the
bridge to Boston goes to your right (The Buckingham, Brown & Nichols School is on your right).
Follow Memorial Drive along the river to the first light and take a left onto JFK Street. Proceed through
one set of lights and take a left at the next block onto Winthrop Street.



UpStairs on theSquare has valet parking ($14)
from 5 pm every night. The restaurant validates
parking tickets ($2 off) for three garages:

- Charles Hotel Garage (click here for coupon)
- University Place Garage (behind the Charles Hotel)
- Harvard Square Garage (corner of JFK and Eliot)


.By Public Transportation

Take the Red Line to the Harvard Square stop. Exit the station to the left and take an immediate
left onto John F. Kennedy Street. Continue straight up JFK, past the intersection of Mount Auburn
Street. Up Stairs on the Square is located directly on the right hand side of the street on Winthrop
Square. The entrance to the building is around the corner on the right side at 91 Winthrop Street.

For MBTA information call - 617.222.3200
Click here for Directions & Map
Click here for Directions & Map
Winthrop Street will be closed to traffic until late August – but we’re cheerful anyway – With new
sidewalks, lighting and paving, Winthrop Street is going to look and feel great!  And please come visit
in the meantime – We’re open as usual for lunch & brunch, dinner and late night. Our newly planted
outdoor garden is flourishing, and waiting for you to come admire it!
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