25 "First/Early in the Game Dates" restaurants in Boston.
SRV in the South End is a great Italian restaurant with plenty of room, outdoor space, and pasta.
Island Creek Oyster Bar is a quintessential Boston seafood restaurant.
Saltie Girl is a small, excellent seafood restaurant in Back Bay with a fun bar.
Yume Wo Katare is a popular ramen place in Cambridge where you’ll be urged to share your dreams after the meal.
Oleana is a very good Mediterranean restaurant from the same people behind Sarma and Sofra.
Taranta is an Italian-Peruvian restaurant in the North End that more people should know about.
Nathalie is a wine bar in the Fenway with small bites and an interesting wine list.
B&G Oysters is a great seafood restaurant in the South End with a nice patio.
Trattoria di Monica is a small but modern Italian restaurant in the North End that does a good job with a traditional menu.