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223 Columbus Ave, Boston, MA 02116-5113
+1 617-867-9300
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good21%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
223 Columbus Ave, Boston, MA 02116-5113
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Reviewed 15 March 2016

Great place for a meal whether you sit at the bar or at a table! Atmosphere and service is impeccable!

Thank LoveBroadway22
Reviewed 15 March 2016

The food here is special - but expensive. Definitely do not come here on a budget. Some of the dishes are truly special; e.g., you will never have fois gras like they make it here. Whatever the cost, it's worth the trip.

Thank David M
Reviewed 15 March 2016

Food was outstanding, service was top notch. Lighting was perfect. Dress code was business casual and above. Very clean and inviting.

Thank 822bostonstrong
Reviewed 15 March 2016

good food and nice atmosphere but perhaps a little loud for a business mtg. Ambiance is nice and good drink selection

Thank fabio C
Reviewed 15 March 2016 via mobile

I've been going to Mistral since practically the doors opened nearly 20 years ago, and I don't think any other restaurant in Boston has been as consistently excellent as Mistral!

Thank Roger K
Reviewed 15 March 2016

When my wife and I lived in Boston, we became 'regulars' here. The food is always top notch. The service is wonderful. The people that work here are friendly and knowledgable. We have since moved to Charlotte. Our family is still in the area. The...More

Thank rjohn69
Reviewed 15 March 2016

Have been here several times. Food is delicious and original, location is convenient to Copley area. Nice atmosphere.

Thank Susan M
Reviewed 14 March 2016 via mobile

We are at the bar and ordered the truffle, filet mashed tater flatbread pizza. Simply delicious. Great location, great vibe, great service at the bar. You won't regret it!

Thank buyjohn1
Reviewed 9 March 2016

Had a really great dinner experience here with our group of 8 during a business convention. Good selection of wines, excellent seafood selections and amazing appetizers.

Thank Tim J
Reviewed 26 February 2016

Top notch food and service. the steak was excellent and my partner had swordfish which she loved. Service is in every detail and the restaurant is looks and feels close to impeccable. We will return.

Thank Colin C
Back Bay
Wander around this quintessential neighborhood in the
heart of Boston for high-end shops, restaurants, and
the feeling of city bustle. Its most identifiable
skyscrapers, the Prudential Center and John Hancock
Tower, are highlights of the city skyline. Visit
Newbury street to explore unique and trendy boutiques
– as well as every other kind of store imaginable –
all housed in beautiful brownstone buildings. In nice
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Annette B
20 June 2017|
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Response from annie r | Reviewed this property |
I don't know about vegans, but vegetarian yes. They are very accommodating and would most likely try to help in any way.I don't eat meat but do eat fish.
Rob H
22 February 2017|
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Response from skylrk | Reviewed this property |
Sorry....can't help you. We don't drink.
Rose Y
3 December 2016|
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Response from Mark D | Property representative |
most of our menu can be modified to accommodate gluten free
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$35 - US$80
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
10:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:30
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 223 Columbus Ave, Boston, MA 02116-5113
    (between Berkeley & Clarendon)
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > Back Bay
  • Neighbourhood: Back Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 617-867-9300
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