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Mistral

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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CUISINES
French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
223 Columbus Ave, Boston, MA 02116-5113
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1 - 10 of 790 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

We were there during a return visit to our hometown. I had a lovely glass of wine but the best part of the meal was the Bronzino special on a bed of corn risotto. I am still savoring it. The chocolate sorbet was wonderful as...More

Thank Sandra R
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My fiancée and I were visiting Boston at the end of June 2017 and we got a reservation at Mistral after several people recommended it as the best restaurant in town. We have had dinner at a couple other places but Mistral was indeed the...More

Thank Alex M
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was booked by a friend who we attended the meal with and as such we did not have any expectations when going to Mistral but we were blown away. All individuals at our table enjoyed their food thoroughly - from lamb chops to the...More

Thank grace e
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I got the game hen. It was fantastic! Not cheap, but everything I tried was really good, and also really good environment.

Thank olyonsvt
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Strangely, I only seem to read the poor reviews after eating at restaurants, and I rarely understand the disappointment expressed from other diners. Yes it is a little noisy, yes the tables could be perceived as being a little close together but this all adds...More

Thank bongslyse
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have been aware of Mistral's reputation for some time and it did not disappoint. One our best meal experiences in a long time. Service was extremely pleasant and very prompt, but not to the point of being pushy. We had the Mushroom carpaccio app,...More

Thank Liz B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were visiting Boston for the weekend and I asked a friend for some restaurant recommendations and we are so glad Mistral was one of them! We ate early on a Sunday night, the restaurant was quiet when we arrived but filled up pretty quickly....More

Thank asquared13
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This restaurant is so chic and the food is amazing. It's great for a dinner with friends or your significant other. Great atmosphere! The only complaint I have about is place is the snobby service. Our waitress was a huge b*itch, so that was a...More

Thank JTS919
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Second visit; both times the large room & bar were packed. Tasteful, but decorated with tons of glass and hard surfaces the acoustics aren't great, so maybe not great for the hard of hearing, but if you can put up with it and have a...More

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Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

I stopped into Mistral for an evening meal whilst in Boston for work. The restaurant was busy with a good atmosphere, friendly staff and just the right level of lighting. I was shown to a table by the window. All good so far. The problem...More

Thank Will R
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Annette B
21 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.
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Rob H
23 February 2017|
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Response from skylrk | Reviewed this property |
Sorry....can't help you. We don't drink.
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Rose Y
4 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
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$35 - US$80
Meals
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
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:30
Monday
17:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
17:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
17:30 - 22:00
Thursday
17:30 - 22:00
Friday
17:30 - 23:00
Saturday
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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