Neighborhood: South End
This may be the best known tapas restaurant in Boston, and for good reason. Celebrity chef Ken Oringer is behind the menu, which offers everything from cauliflower to cured duck ham. This space, lined with brick walls, has been featured in magazines like Food and Wine.
Ideal for: Classic and trendy dining. If you’re trying to impress, this is your spot.
Address: 1704 Washington St., Boston
Restaurant website: http://www.toro-restaurant.com/