L’Andana, BurlingtonStandout Qualities: Weathered-wood walls and chandeliers made from old wine barrels give this Italian restaurant serving up Tuscan cuisine “an elegant barn feel” that’s perfect for couples.
Insider Tip: Have a special request? L’Andana is happy to oblige, even if it isn’t on the menu.
Fun Fact: The suburban restaurant keeps beehives on the roof, which produce about 15 gallons of honey a year, inspiring a number of menu items.
86 Cambridge St., Burlington, 781-270-0100, landanagrill.com
Opus, SalemStandout Qualities: Opus wins BONS year after year—and there is a reason: cool vibe, incredible craft cocktails, and delicious light bites make this a perfect spot to impress your partner.
87 Washington St, Salem, 978-744-9600, salemopus.com