43 "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 relaxed wine bar in the Fenway with small bites and an interesting wine list.
Field and Vine is a very good American restaurant in Union Square where you kind of get the idea that the owners spend a lot of time at farms.
Puritan & Co. is casual restaurant in Inman Square with an exciting menu of New England based food.
Spoke is a tiny wine bar in Davis Square with small plates that make it worthy of going to even if you don’t like wine.