Bastille Kitchen

49 Melcher Street
Boston, MA 02210
617-556-8000

Menus & Info

Reservations

Make Bastille Kitchen your winter go-to. The Fort Point spot has a warm rustic vibe balanced with elegant fare. Request a seat in the Chalet lounge to sink into cozy chairs clustered around a roaring fire - you'll want to sit tight pretty much right through until spring.

Bistro du Midi

272 Boylston Street
Boston, MA 02116
617-426-7878

Menus & Info

Reservations

The Public Garden looks just as pretty—perhaps prettier—from the warmth of a fireside table. Ditch the nighttime strolls in the cold this season and take in the view from Bistro du Midi’s dining room, where the hearth is lit and the food’s a hit.

Bondir

279A Broadway
Cambridge, MA 02139
617-661-0009

Menus & Info

Reservations

The already romantic Bondir ups its game with an elevated brick fireplace that puts sensual ambience through the roof (literally, if you count the chimney). Linger over dinner for two until it’s just embers, if you’d like.

Capo Restaurant

443 W Broadway
Boston, MA 02127
617-993-8080

Menus & Info

Reservations

South Boston dwellers and diners don't have to venture too far to find a warm hearth when the cold weather hits. Capo's rustic, open-kitchen concept features a central stone fireplace that's an ideal spot by which to enjoy house-made pasta, wood-fired pizzas and classic Italian fare.

Catalyst

300 Technology Square
Cambridge, MA 02139
617-576-3000

Menus & Info

Reservations

Don’t worry about running out of logs at Catalyst, where the electric fireplace comes to life at the flick of a switch. The lambent, linear installation lies adjacent to one of the tables whose lucky diners bask in its glow—play your cards right and you might be dining fireside.

Five Horses Tavern – Somerville

400 Highland Avenue
Somerville, MA 02155
617-764-1655

Menus & Info

Reservations

When the weather outside is frightful, find your way to Davis Square’s Five Horses Tavern where cozy booths, classic American comfort food and a roaring fire will make you want to hunker down until spring arrives.

Harvest

44 Brattle Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
617-868-2255

Menus & Info

Reservations

The color scheme of yellows and browns fits well with the beautiful fireplace in Harvest’s Brattle Room. Call ahead to make sure fireside dining is available—they seat the room for normal dinner service as long as there are no private events.

L’Andana

86 Cambridge Street
Burlington, MA 01803
781-270-0100

Menus & Info

Reservations

Hosting an event this season? Look no further, as L’andana not only has traditional Tuscan cuisine to warm your insides, but also a sleek fireplace overlooking guests in their private dining area. So raise your wine glass and cheers to toasty evenings with good company.

Menotomy Grill

25 Massachusetts Avenue
Arlington, MA 02474
781-648-1775

Menus & Info

Reservations

Menotomy adds to the rustic tavern ambiance with the warmth of a roaring fireplace. Snag a table hearthside to enjoy a historic bite (and sip) of Arlington by the glow of the fire.

Oleana

134 Hampshire Street
Cambridge, MA 02139
617-661-0505

Menus & Info

Reservations

Just because it’s known for its patio doesn’t mean Oleana is a summer-only destination. Give the Union Square spot a shot this winter—you might be lucky enough to score a banquette seat by its wood stove fireplace.

Pammy’s

928 Massachusetts Avenue
Cambridge, MA 02139
617-945-1761

Menus & Info

Reservations

Pammy’s dual sided fireplace has all the warmth and coziness (double, even!) that you’d expect from a glowing hearth while the surrounding ceramic tile adds an extra dose of cool. Perched right between the dining room and bar, the flickering flames are visible from just about every vantage point for everyone to enjoy.

The Quarry

415 Whiting Street
Hingham, MA 02043
781-340-7300

Menus & Info

Reservations

If you find yourself in Hingham this winter, stop by The Quarry for a comforting dining experience. Their rustic decor is charming and welcoming. Their fireplace is even more so, offering guests a chance to dine in what is no doubt a beautiful dining room that feels just like home.

See More