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569 Tremont St, Boston, MA 02118-3721
+1 617-424-8577
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good30%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (63 reviews)
“mussels” (31 reviews)
“cinnamon bun” (7 reviews)
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French, European, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
569 Tremont St, Boston, MA 02118-3721
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Reviewed 17 April 2017

With a short drive to the South End, you feel like you are having breakfast in some Paris cafe. Coupled with the decor, the coffee and buttery smell of French cuisine instantly evoke memories of past trips. The service was good and the beautiful bar...More

Thank skhs14
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

We visited Aquitane for our farewell dinner of Boston because it was the only restaurant that I saw with Coquille St.Jaques on the menu . Surprise, I was served very small scallops without the creamy wine sauce, breadcrumbs and everything else that goes with the...More

Thank Rosri
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

We love the atmosphere, the location, the service. Very classic French style. The kitchen has a little work. The French toast was overdone and dry. The duck hash had two small pieces of duck and was mostly leek. I like leeks but not as a...More

Thank Glenna W
Reviewed 30 March 2017

My daughter and I had a hankering for Steak Frites all week, so we decided to go all in and treat ourselves to Aquitaine. The recently renovated restaurant has a Parisian bistro style and most if not all of the tables have banquet seats on...More

Thank DreaMs510
Reviewed 26 March 2017

Farewell work party for group of 8. We had to change reservation several times and had no difficulty. We were seated promptly and greeted by friendly waitress who demonstrated in depth knowledge of wine and food offerings. Originally told my wine preference wasn't available but...More

Thank Peter R
Reviewed 15 March 2017

An intimate French restaurant with a great selection of dishes and an extensive wine list. Atmosphere, service and quality of food is superb.

Thank MannyParz
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

We've been coming here for years, and have always had amazing food, and Jon provides amazing service. Tonight, add Satu as another absolutely amazing server! The perfect blend of present and not overbearing. The food is always perfect, and the mussels, followed by filet au...More

1  Thank Brian F
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

Celebrated my wife's birthday at Aquitaine tonight and absolutely loved the Tremont location. We have been to their Chestnut Hill spot many times but the South End is a terrific location and this restaurant has a great vibe and was romantic at the same time....More

Thank Perry C
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

Great food, fab selections of wines and ciders. Booked for a Saturday lunch not realising they were serving the Brunch menu, WE needn't of worried, it was great! I had the Kale and leek skillet, which was divine! My niece had the Mac and cheese...More

Thank June F
Reviewed 16 February 2017

From out of town, and have been meeting Boston friends here for years. I love Aquitaine, its menu, the ambience. Servers generally excellent. Last night one of our table returned a tough steak and the staff couldn't have been more helpful or apologetic..I cringe when...More

Thank Chudsy9
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
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
17:30 - 23:00
10:00 - 15:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 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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