The chain where you bring your own bags and boxes, among other antifrills.
He carefully matches his approach to repairing your objets d'art to the amount you can spend. 621 Main Street, Waltham, MA .
A gimmick-free approach that will help you lose weight without losing your mind. One-on-one attention and real food. All locations, .
A side of some of the best fries in town. The chefs will cook it to your taste. Bartley's Burger Cottage in Cambridge runs a close second. Boston, MA
Surrounded by the swankiest view in town, your companion won't notice the unexciting food until the second time around. 60 State St., Boston, MA .
Used to be the lobby of the Salada Tea Building. Now it's a fine, though expensive, steak house. 161 Berkeley St., Boston, MA .
Jugglers, street singers, storytellers, and musicians. All now competing for your attention with the construction of the MBTA's Red Line extension. Cambridge, MA
Come for the al fresco dining on the patio, stay for the jazz brunch, Benedicts, and complimentary (really) build-your-own bloody marys. 322 Washington St., Boston, MA 02135, edevlins.com.
Patriots vice president Chuck Sullivan's attempt to become a rock promoter, leading to his financial bath on the Michael Jackson tour.
Let Ildiko instruct you in how to put on your best face for a very special occasion or just for fun. Astrid & Zofia European Skin Care, 20 Newbury St., Boston, MA .
Selection and price's can't be beat, even if you do have to bring your own bags. 189 Watertown St., Newton, MA .
The Trustee Committee of Mt. Auburn Cemetery—room to spare for you and your loved ones. MA
Wonderful facilities; you can leave your dog without guilt. They even offer a doggy Day of Beauty. 104 Pearl St., Brockton, MA .
Even better if the matîre d knows your name and whether you like coffee or tea. Ritz-Carlton Hotel, 15 Arlington St., Boston, MA .
Good food, fancy-schmancy marble and brass decor, and tables far enough apart that nobody knows your business. 34 Summer Street, Boston, MA .