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Petit Robert Bistro Columbus Avenue

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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French Toast
Maple syrup
Omelette or Scrambled Eggs
Choices:​ ham, cheese, tomato, herbs, mushrooms, cooked soft "baveuse" or welldone
Eggs Benedict
Quiche Du Jour
Ask your server about the daily quiche
Add grilled salmon or chicken to any salad $5
Soupe Du Jour
Ask your server about the daily soup
Onion Soup
Gratinee with swiss cheese
Creamy Lobster Bisque
Made with fresh maine lobster
Panko breaded goat cheese $+3.00
Grilled salmon $+5.00
Chicken $+5.00
Salade Verte
Boston bibb lettuce, house vinaigrette
Salade Frisee Aux Lardon & Chevre Chad
Frisee salad, roasted bacon, croutons & roasted Tomino cheese
Grilled salmon $+5.00
Chicken $+5.00
Salade de Betterave
Mixed green with beets, crunchy veggies and walnuts
Salade De Poulet
Mixed green, kale, chicken & mustard salad
Seared tuna $+5.00
Grilled salmon $+5.00
Chicken $+5.00
Salade Nicoise
Tuna anchovies, nicoise olives, mixed greens, green beans, tomato & a hard boiled egg
Tartare De Boeuf*
Beef tartar a la Parisiénne
Smoked Salmon
Smoked salmon, capers & pain grille
Trio of Homemade Pâtés
Liver, rillettes and country pate
With garlic butter
Foie Gras Poele A La Pomme*
Sauteed foie gras, apple, caramel & salted butter
Rouleau de Prosciutto
Tomato wrap with ham, goat cheese and Salad
Chicken Salad Sandwich
Roasted chicken mayo dressing on baguette
Smoked Salmon Croissant
With salad, tomato and fries
Madame egg $+1.00
Croque Monsieur
With salad, tomato and tries
Pain Bagnat
Nicoise style sandwich with tuna, anchovies, tomato ,olives & egg
Parisian Hot Dog
On baguettine, with cheese..salad, tomato & fries
PRB Burger
On baguettine, with cheese..salad, tomato, fries
Risotto du Jour
Ask your server about today's Chef special risotto
Moules Frites
Steamed mussels with French fries
Saumon Grille Couscous a la Provencale
Grilled​ salmon filet with a couscous salad, raisins,tomatoes & herbes de provence
Roasted Chicken
Organic roasted chicken, natural jus
Coq Au Vin
Chicken stewed in red wine..pasta
Steak Frites
Grilled skirt steak, French fries choice: poivre, bordelaise or bearnaise sauce
Pommes Frites
Sauteed Spinach
Sautéed Mushrooms
Potato Croquettes
Baby Vegetables en persillade
US$20 - US$40
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
French, European
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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All reviews brunch beef bourguignon coq au vin onion soup tarte tatin ratatouille foie gras eggs benedict cod chicken oysters south end french cuisine cozy atmosphere neighborhood gem valet parking copley square
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited on Christmas Day - good service and great value meal on Christmas Day. Good location just 10 minutes walk from Boston Common

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank GavinYoung
Reviewed 6 November 2018

A very nice neighborhood French bistro. We were going to a concert at Symphony Hall and this location is a short taxi/Uber ride from it so we were able to be seated at 6:00 and make an 8:00 pm concert. Authentic French bistro food served...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank BocaGators
Reviewed 21 October 2018

The word ‘bistro’ attracted us and we were not disappointed. The atmosphere was cosy, the service was highly professional and the food was delicious. We can recommend it and will certainly return when next we’re in Boston.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Keith J
Reviewed 21 October 2018 via mobile

My wife and I had a very nice brunch with excellent service at Petit Robert Bistro. We had French Toast and a Parisienne Omelet with a side of bacon and both were tasty and plentiful. We stayed at the Colonnade hotel and it was only...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank killer_and_the_girl
Reviewed 21 October 2018 via mobile

This neighborhood gem always shines. Each course was delicious. Waitstaff was attentive. Wine was yummy and price was reasonable. All in all a happy birthday dinner!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank M6807OLnicoleg
Reviewed 9 October 2018

This restaurant has a neighborhood bistro feel, with options for dining outside during good weather. It also has a narrow interior restaurant and bar. The food is traditional French fare (rabbit, coq a vin, omelettes, duck, and much more), standard but without the creative takes...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank RachelRaven
Reviewed 5 October 2018 via mobile

Perfectly cooked pork loin. Perfectly cooked salmon. Wonderful service in a cozy atmosphere. First visit. Will return. Definitely worth trying.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank SeasonedTraveler116
Reviewed 4 October 2018

A good French cousine with tasty wines. Pleasant outdoor seating in a non-crowded atmosphere. Searched for a while to reach the address, which was worth of it.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Irfan Y
Reviewed 25 September 2018 via mobile

This is a very nice, intimate place. The staff is friendly and attentive. The pan seared local cod was excellent.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Companion767385
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

We are over from the UK for a couple of weeks, stumbled on this place by chance. My word, if only they still knew how to cook like this in Paris! Bistro classics, perfectly executed and served with charm. Merci, Petit Robert, for a wonderful...More

Date of visit: August 2018
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