First opened in 1968, the Electric Factory has been hosting rock shows for almost as long Puerto Rico has been a state. After dancing their faces off to headliners from Erykah Badu to the Dropkick Murphys, concertgoers can stop by The Chive Caf? to recharge with a cheesesteak or an all-beef hotdog on a potato bun, or refill their draft Yuengling at the bar. In summer, the Electric Factory reveals an outdoor location complete with more refreshment booths, vendors, and upgraded food stands.
A well-known restaurant in Boston, Ruby Room is the ideal location for fabulous pub food. It's a culinary destination for guests seeking a delicious meal.
If you're trying to plan ahead, most people will be quick to point out that later in the week (Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays) is the best time to visit. There's no particular required attire, so feel free to dress comfortably. Also, though the price can be a bit higher than average, you're going to get what you pay for.
WiFi is offered for anyone who'd like to get connected. If you just want to pop in for a drink, the restaurant does have a pretty decent selection at its bar.
A reputable option in Downtown, you won't walk away from Ruby Room disappointed. Visitors to the restaurant have access to a parking garage, or can park on the street.
Perfect for a casual night out with friends, The Greatest Bar offers traditional American fare in a laid-back setting.
The menu doesn't include any low-fat items, so set aside some extra calories for your visit.
Pick your poison and toast your evening — drinks are also served here.
Make sure to check out The Greatest Bar's happy hour for a great way to decompress from the workday.
The Greatest Bar easily accommodates large groups — there's even a reserved room available for those extra special occasions.
The restaurant frequently features a DJ, so diners can treat their ears to some of the best beats around town. Those who enjoy dancing can make their mark on the open floor.
Loud music and boisterous crowds keep decibel levels ultra high at this restaurant.
If you're heading out on a Friday or Saturday, keep in mind that the restaurant gets busy.
No suit, no problem! The dress code at laid-back The Greatest Bar is ultra casual.
Ample parking is available — the nearby lot is open to diners, as is valet, if preferred. For those who choose to find their own space, street parking is also an option.
The average check at The Greatest Bar will stay below $30 per person, so it's a relatively affordable option.
One of the more popular bars in Boston, Busker's features superb pub food. It's a local favorite for guests looking for fantastic food.
No specific attire is required, so feel free to dress casually and comfortably.
If you just feel like stopping by for a beverage, the restaurant has helpful bar staff (and a good selection behind the bar).
Located in the heart of Bean-town, making a trip to Busker's is never a bad call.
6B Lounge offers a laid-back atmosphere and tasty American classics.
Televisions are strewn throughout the bar, so fans can stay up to date on the latest sports happenings.
There's no need to winnow the guest list for a night out at 6B Lounge — the restaurant has tons of space for big parties.
The restaurant also features a DJ, and visitors are encouraged to strut their stuff on the dance floor.
Prepare to face the crowds if you visit on the weekend — Friday and Saturday are 6B Lounge's busiest days.
Expect your bill at 6B Lounge to come in at around $30 per person.
Not for the light eater, Mojitos is home to hearty Latin American cuisine.
You won't find any low-fat fare here, though, so leave some room to indulge.
Pair your entree with a glass of wine or draft beer — Mojitos has a fully-stocked bar to complement your meal.
Check out the brews and bites at happy hour, and kick back without spending a fortune.
Big parties won't feel squeezed in at Mojitos, which offers great seating for large groups.
Dining at Mojitos comes with dancing and a DJ, so make sure to wear your party shoes.
A relatively loud restaurant, this is not the place for a quiet night out.
You may be better off finding a table during the week, as weekends at the restaurant tend to be packed.
Carry-out is also available for those who prefer to enjoy Mojitos' cooking from the comfort of their own home.
If parking is a concern, Mojitos validates tickets for the garage next door.
Don't feel like driving? Public transportation is right around the corner, with available stops at Park St. Station (Green, Red), Temple Pl. @ Washington St. (SL5), and Downtown Crossing Station (Orange, Red).
Prices are affordable, with a typical meal running under $30.