EG Patch's Mystery Diner sups at Besos.
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Sunday, February 19, 2012
Besos Tea House, 378 Main Street, East Greenwich www.besosteahouse.com ATMOSPHERE: This is a glistening little gem of a restaurant with décor both elegant and innovative. Shiny black chandeliers, several baroque-style mirrors, and the unique touch of birch trunks lining the support columns create a feast for the eyes. A sparkling marble bar with a comfortable alcove beyond it for small private groups adds to the stylish atmosphere. Even the bathroom was a delight with its hand-painted walls, subway tiles and a ceiling so unique, you’ll just have to visit it yourself. The overall space is not large but tables are perfectly arranged for privacy and comfort for groups of all sizes. I especially loved the red-and-black leather benches and …
Tell us your favorite local spot for a romantic meal.
Wednesday, February 15, 2012
Valentine's Day is Tuesday, and for the couples among us, that usually means a romantic dinner at a favorite local restaurant. Whether it's a corner booth at Siena, a cosy dinner at the bar at Bistro Nine, or sharing a pie at Frank & John's because it was the site of your first date — we want to hear your thoughts on which local restaurant is best for a special Valentine's night meal. Vote in our poll below, then share your thoughts in the comments section. If we left your favorite restaurant off the list, note that in the comments as well. We'll leave the poll up all week then close voting at 9 a.m. Friday. At noon that day, we'll share your top local pick. Then be sure to watch the site over the weekend when we tally up the top votes …