The TVs are subtle, the cocktails are on-point—they even have their own custom blend of Privateer rum—and the vibe is urban cool. Grab a seat at the bar, or in one of the comfy mismatched conversational groupings, and dish about office gossip or what you’ve been doing with your life since Game of Thrones ended.
15 Third Ave., Burlington, 781-221-2100, the-bancroft.com
Plum Island Grill
Stop in after work at Plum Island Grille and you will immediately feel the vacation vibe. The drinks are stellar and the food delicious—and well, the atmosphere is always always a festive!
Two Plum Island Turnpike, Newbury, 978-463-2290, plumislandgrille.com