Local mini-chain Jak’s consistently makes some of the area’s best steaks (and they all come with salad and potatoes, too, so the wallet-devastation is lessened). They don’t take reservations, so get there early, get your name on the list, and have a martini at the bar while you wait.
28 Front Street N,
Hours: Mon 4 pm-9 pm, Tues-Thurs 4 pm-10 pm, Friday-Sat 4 pm-11 pm, Sun 4 pm-9 pm
Bar/Happy Hour, Fine Dining