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223 Columbus Ave, Boston, MA 02116-5113
+1 617-867-9300
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good22%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (63 reviews)
“dover sole” (34 reviews)
“tuna tartare” (57 reviews)
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French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
223 Columbus Ave, Boston, MA 02116-5113
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Reviewed 3 April 2016 via mobile

This has to be the most handsome brunches in all of Boston. The service is amazing the atmosphere is unbelievable along with the food is to absolutely die for. You have to get the large crab omelette with a brunch 75 cocktail. Cinnamon Bun is...More

Thank Sg8584
Reviewed 31 March 2016

The lobster risotto was delicious. The pasta was perfect - al dente and flavorful. The bread is crusty and soft on the inside. We had a delicious dinner with good service. Highly recommend for a reliable dining experience.

Thank WorkingMom_811
Reviewed 30 March 2016

A dining spot fit for foodies. From single diners, to groups of businessmen, millenials to matrons, the room and food could not have been better. Amazing black mussels in a rich, smokey cream reduction. Wonderful crab ravioli. Filet of beef cooked to perfection and an...More

Thank David W
Reviewed 28 March 2016

My husband and I were visiting Boston for the first time and enjoyed a Saturday evening meal at Mistral. The atmosphere is classy, refined and comfortable. The foie gras and escargots we had as entrees were to die for. The main courses of duck and...More

Thank eandmb
Reviewed 26 March 2016

Fine Dining, Excellent food, Great selection of drinks and wine. Pricey, formal, excellent service,and a good Special occasion Option.

Thank xray1313
Reviewed 23 March 2016

We were seated immediately upon arrival. The service was great and on point. Some of the things we ordered were the tuna tartare, escargot, pizza with tenderloin and truffle, lamb, a spring pasta special, cod with lobster and white asparagus risotto, and my favorite the...More

Thank Sarah D
Reviewed 22 March 2016 via mobile

Sort of eclectic, modern salon with hints of ¿Toscana? details. Good, decent food, terribly slow slow service...

Thank malejandrina
Reviewed 22 March 2016

This is a very well run restaurant. No waiting for your table (assuming you have reservations). A very good menu but small enough to assure that everything offered is superbly prepared. I had the classic eggs benedict, which were outstanding. Friends had the frittata, which...More

Thank TravelWarrior200
Reviewed 19 March 2016 via mobile

Best restaurant in Boston!!! I've been quite a few times - maybe 10 and it never disappoints. Ambiance compares to no other in Boston. Definitely special occasion type of dinner. Dishes are amazing. Whether it's steak, pasta, fish, flatbread pizza, etc all are great. Phenomenal...More

Thank PreppyBoston
Reviewed 15 March 2016

We've been to Mistral many times to celebrate, socialize, and just enjoy Boston at its finest. Admittedly we like the atmosphere, clientele, and the food of course. The people watching for Boston is first rate as well.

Thank SouthShorePat
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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, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Bar Scene, Business meetings
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
  • E-mail
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