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569 Tremont St, Boston, MA 02118-3721
+1 617-424-8577
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good30%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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French, European, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
569 Tremont St, Boston, MA 02118-3721
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The French Toast is unreal. Sooooo good! Staff are friendly and attentive. Nice atmosphere. Been here a couple of times and both times I was very happy.

Thank lorcanm313
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had breakfast here this past Sunday. Nice place but food was just okay. Both our meals were cold, but the place was way to busy to send back and we wanted to get on with our day. Sat at the bar and the bartender was...More

Thank 972michaela
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

The food was high quality, interesting and satisfying. The service was disappointing and ordinary. The wine list was okay but too many cheap wines with high prices. Love the atmosphere. They have the potential to become a first-rate restaurant, but it isn't there yet.

Thank Bud R
Reviewed 26 June 2017

We had an early reservation before the theater. The room is inviting – the dark wood, long bar, and white tablecloths give it the feel of an upscale French bistro. The bar is very well stocked, which gave two of our diners a chance to...More

Thank SisBoston
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

Wonderful brunch, cozy,cheerful ambience and excellent service. We enjoyed one of the best brunch cuisines. This made a memorable Father's Day with family. Don't miss while in Boston!

Thank fijimd
Reviewed 18 June 2017

My sons took me for a Father's Day treat, this despite the fact that one of my sons had been there before and found it disappointing. He was hoping they'd just had an off day when he was there for the first time. Now neither...More

Thank Jay K
Reviewed 18 June 2017

Aquitaine is a good choice following a stroll through the architecturally intriguing South End, but you need a reservation, particularly on weekends. We dined on a bustling Thursday night but had gotten a reservation early that week. Classic French dishes: salade nicoise, croque monsieur, grilled...More

Thank RachelRaven
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

Fun flair and ambience. Lots to choose from on the menu. The Salmon Benedict was amazing. Bloody Mary spicy.

Thank John L
Reviewed 29 May 2017

We enjoyed the food and service during a recent mid-week dinner with (local) friends. It was unseasonably warm for mid-May but the four of us were comfortable in a booth with the overhead fans going and, for my part, I thought the Coquilles St.-Jacques were...More

Thank Crescent
Reviewed 14 May 2017

I had this expectation of a 1st class dining experience. It was less. This was a business dinner for 4. So I was less that direct with the wait staff. First of all, he led us to a table that was near the front door....More

Thank HalzBoston_Ma
South End
Stroll down the beautiful brownstone lined streets
while capturing views of Boston’s tallest buildings
from a distance. Some of Boston’s best restaurants are
scattered around this neighborhood. There are many
gems to be found, from jazz clubs to classy bars and
restaurants. It is also home to art galleries,
interesting boutiques, artsy stores and SOWA open
market during the summer months. The South End is a
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 45
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
17:30 - 23:00
10:00 - 15:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
10:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 569 Tremont St, Boston, MA 02118-3721
    (Union Park and Tremont Street)
  • Public Transportation: The MBTA #43 stops at our front door at 569 Tremont Street
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > South End
  • Neighbourhood: South End
  • Phone Number: +1 617-424-8577
  • E-mail
Award winning Parisian inspired French bistro located in the heart of Boston's South End, overlooking historic Tremont Street.
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