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Aquitaine Bar a Vin Bistrot

569 Tremont St, Boston, MA 02118-3721
+1 617-424-8577
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good30%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (79 reviews)
“mussels” (34 reviews)
Open Now
17:00 - 22:00 Hours
French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
569 Tremont St, Boston, MA 02118-3721
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was so disappointed in my brunch today that I had to write this. First of all, we had a reservation but we were seated 40 minutes late....not sure why you would take reservations if you cannot honor them? Proceeded to order our breakfast… I...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank mmrjgolden
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A venerable favorite of the South End and now better. The service at the Aquitaine group is always top rated, and the food is always delicious. The recent remodel has enlarged the bar area and has added a private room suitable for a small function....More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank kitman2
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went there via open tables . We specified, not to be seated by Bathroom/ Kitchen We were put right there Fortunately the GM, moved us to a better table. The Chicken, Soup, Salmon were fantastic Really a go to for a 2nd or third...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank ThinkingTwice
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just an old fashioned French bistro....yes you could be in Paris. The menu has all the expected cuisine, escargot (ordered them - first time in years - very good, maybe a bit too much garlic for an excellent rating), onion soup and beef - a...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Sandy C
Reviewed 2 November 2018

We were a party of six arriving on a Saturday morning for a delicious brunch. We were granted access to most beautiful corner window table set for a Royal Party. Beautiful place settings, thick tablecloth and heavy silverware. We all felt like we had hit...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank kris133
Reviewed 31 October 2018

Three of us dropped in for an early dinner and everything was perfect, from cocktails to French Onion Soup to Salads to Steak to—of course—Wine. Additionally, service was professional and attentive. Would have earned five stars, but for the ungracious hostess.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank abecedarius
Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

Went for a 10 am brunch (reservations recommended) and it was incredible! Johnny is behind the bar making house bloodies and fantastic coffees. The food is very creative and comes out insanely fast. My wife had the Niçoise salad, my daughter went with Duck hash,...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank williamcD2831XX
Reviewed 23 October 2018

Excellent meal at Aquitaine during a busy period in New England. Loved the vibe and the decor. Felt very french. Service was great, food even better. I had the steak which was cooked to perfection with a side of some delicious fries. My girlfriend had...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Chris B
Reviewed 22 October 2018

A lovely French-style bistro. The food is excellent, the service is efficient and welcoming. There are some good options on the menu which should please almost everyone.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank sgbslo
Reviewed 19 October 2018

Our two recent trips to Aquitaine were both tops! Service attentive and expert. Lobster bisque tasty. Gnocchi about the best anywhere. Sole and duck left us wanting another night there. Wine list well chosen. Desserts a fine finish to wonderful meals. We'll be back on...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank jimjamieson
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Faith H
25 August 2018|
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Response from Y7387WKmarkr | Reviewed this property |
You might actually find street parking around there depending on time of day, but I’d get a cab.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$25 - US$37
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
17:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 15:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 15:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 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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