Seriously good food is a staple of their lifestyles
Look, we can all acknowledge a certain love of late-night Tasty Burger, but odds are good that Bostonians can also wax poetic about their favorite raw bar, or the latest creation at Brick & Mortar. We've got some serious pride in our food scene, and we're always up for trying something new.
Chances are that you already have a friend or two in common
Boston is a small city, and there are only so many social circles. If you’re involved in any of the same activities as your S.O., you’re bound to have mutual friends (at least on Facebook), which should make all your group outings more fun… or at least lead to a round or two of, "Wait, how do you know them?"