Staying warm during the winter can be a hard task in Boston, but luckily the city offers plenty of places that act as a respite from the wind, rain, and cold. Here are 13 restaurants with toasty fireplaces to curl up next to during the chilliest days.
Venture into the Library to keep cozy next to their gilded fireplace under the watchful eyes of Jackie O and JFK. Surrounded by styled bookshelves and private tables, this beautiful fireplace will make you feel like something special. 2 Winter Pl., 617-267-0047
Enjoy small plates and cocktails in front of the Met Back Bay’s cozy fireplace located on their lower floor. Feeling nostalgic? Recreate the perfect holiday memory by ordering their Hot Chocolate Experience and sip cocoa by the fire. 279 Dartmouth St., 617-267-0451
Nothing says ‘romantic’ like fine Italian cuisine and a large stone fireplace. Standing at 16 feet, Capo’s showstopping fireplace will transport you into a mountainside lodge. 443 W Broadway, South Boston, 617-993-8080
Warm your toes after a long day in Salem at Turner’s Seafood. Located in the Lyceum Hall Building—a supposedly haunted building— you can continue your spooky experience next to a burning fireplace. 43 Church St., 978-745-7665
Dine on small bites and drink seasonal cocktails in front of Abby Lane’s upstairs fireplace. Surrounded by stylish and comfortable couches, this fireplace will make cocktail hour even better. 253 Tremont St., 617-451-2229
Visit Antico Forno for their beloved brick oven pizza. Designed with an Italian rustic theme, tables surround a gorgeous redbrick fireplace to keep you warm on chilly nights. 93 Salem St., 617-723-6733