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Boston Places to Escape the Heat

When you’re seeking a break from the heat, these Boston restaurants will cool you off.

  • Picco
    • Pizza
    • South End
    Food
    26
    Decor
    19
    Service
    21
    Cost
    $34

    Good to know: This South End spot focuses on pizza and ice cream, and it has an open and breezy brick patio.

  • BOKX 109 American Prime
    • Steakhouse
    • Newton
    Food
    21
    Decor
    21
    Service
    19
    Cost
    $69

    Good to know: This restaurant in Hotel Indigo also has a rooftop pool and cabanas.

  • Temazcal Tequila Cantina
    • Mexican
    • Seaport District
    Food
    19
    Decor
    21
    Service
    18
    Cost
    $49

    Good to know: If there’s one thing more summery than eating on a harbor patio, it’s doing so while also drinking margaritas.

  • Charlie's Kitchen
    • Gastropub
    • Cambridge
    Food
    16
    Decor
    14
    Service
    17
    Cost
    $20

    Good to know: This great beer garden, a rarity in Cambridge, has the vibe of a summery backyard barbecue.

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