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Aquitaine Bar a Vin Bistrot

569 Tremont St, Boston, MA 02118-3721
+1 617-424-8577
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good31%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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569 Tremont St, Boston, MA 02118-3721
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Paris Meets The South End For years, Aquitaine has been our favorite Boston restaurant. The intimate, Parisian bistro atmosphere, impeccable service, and delicious, expertly prepared dishes, are all rave worthy. The renovated space is very similar to the old space, yet the side front dining...More

1  Thank robink62
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had dinner with my wife and oldest pal I know in Boston last Saturday night. Seated at the bar in this busy restaurant, we were quickly served drinks while we perused the menu. While my order for sole brought cod, it was cheerfully whisked away...More

Thank M G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had the Bœuf Bourguignon, others in the party had the Cod, Filet Au Poivre, and the Salmon. The food was very good. The food was more of an American version of French dishes.

1  Thank nh681
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It had been years since I’d had a proper meal at Aquitaine, but after sporadic visits to the handsome bar I decided it was time to check out the dining room side of things. Relatively-recently renovated, the restaurant feels rejuvenated, and late on a Saturday...More

2  Thank Alan I
Reviewed 16 October 2017

Aquitaine is a beautiful restaurant with very comfortable seating and the acoustics are perfect for carrying on a conversation. Our server was very professional and had great knowledge of the beverage & wine selections as well as the menu. All of the dishes were nicely...More

Thank Mark S
Reviewed 14 October 2017

We were in town to visit family and happened to be our anniversary and my son heard that this would be an elegant, nice place, and it WAS. Great service, good wine list, satisfying food, in a calm atmosphere. Highly worth the cost!

Thank TomTrip13
Reviewed 16 September 2017

My husband and I first visited this restaurant several years ago and were pleased to return for dinner with friends who know it well. The setting is attractive and quite French. Although the tables are a bit close together (like in Paris), the four of...More

Thank PhDTigress
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

We had a reservation for brunch but were required to wait for 25 minutes. Then they squeezed us into a table that was too small. It took them forever to being water. And then... we found ourselves waiting for an omelet for 45 minutes although...More

Thank Oren G
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

Brunch for four on a Saturday morning. Prix Fixe omelet menu is a great value by Boston standards and the food was delicious. Would absolutely go back.

Thank eppikureeus
Reviewed 10 August 2017

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
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
US$ 25 - US$ 37
Brunch, Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Bar Scene, Business meetings
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
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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