Service in the Sunshine: Back Bay

With warmer weather right around the corner, we've compiled a list of local eateries that provide table service and outside seating options. This resource will help you fully enjoy the great outdioors in 2018, Back Bay style — with a delicious meal and the libation of your choice.

Today’s restaurant is theater on a grand scale.
— Marian Burros

Subscribe to our Stakeholders' Report and type code BBEATS in the comments section to win a gift card to one of these restaurants:

  • Cafetería Boston
  • Back Bay Social Club
  • The Salty Pig
  • Solas
  • Towne Stove and Spirits
The next time you wonder "Where should we grab a bite?"
Cafetería Boston American Comfort 279a Newbury St
Stephanie's on Newbury New American 190 Newbury St
MET Back Bay Upscale Steakhouse 279 Dartmouth St
Piattini Rustic Italian 226 Newbury St
La Voile French 261 Newbury St
Itadaki Traditional Japanese 269 Newbury St
Back Bay Social Club New American Bistro 867 Boylston St
Wabora Sushi 254 Newbury St
Kashmir Indian 279 Newbury St
Snappy Sushi Sushi 108 Newbury St
Abe & Louie's Upscale Steakhouse 793 Boylston St
Atlantic Fish Co. Seafood 761 Boylston St
Max Brenner Chocolate 745 Boylston St
Precinct Kitchen & Bar Contemporary American 154 Berkeley St
Porto Mediterranean Ring Road
Puro Ceviche Bar Latin 264 Newbury St
Roost Bistro Upscale New England Comfort 259 Newbury St
The Salty Pig American Bistro 130 Dartmouth St
Dillon's American 955 Boylston St
Da Vinci Ristorante Italian 162 Columbus Avenue
Solas Irish 710 Boylston St
Towne Stove and Spirits International 900 Boylston St
Bistro du Midi Southern French 272 Boylston St
The Captial Grille Upscale Steakhouse 900 Boylston Street
Buttermilk & Bourbon New-Orleans Inspired 160 Commonwealth Avenue
Brasserie JO Classic French Brasserie 120 Huntingdon Avenue
Parish Cafe and Bar Gourmet Sandwiches 361 Boylston St