At this Burlington steak house, serious food and a touch of eccentricity work in perfect harmony, making you feel like you’ve walked onto the set of Billions. From the menu of beef dishes—mixed with plates that draw culinary influences from around the world—to the posh décor, it feels like a spot to broker big deals. Combine that with a craft cocktail program for celebrating after you seal the deal and it’s a recipe for success.
15 Third Ave., Burlington, 781-221-2100, the-bancroft.com
Davio’s Northern Italian Steakhouse
You’ll often catch local celebrities—and some not-so-local ones—dining at this posh spot. The design evokes the resaturant’s Boston sibling, right down to the dramatic columns, which are purely decorative in Lynnfield.
1250 Market St., Lynnfield, 781-944-4810, davios.com/lynnfield