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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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French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
223 Columbus Ave, Boston, MA 02116-5113
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A friend of mine had her small family wedding reception here and highly recommended we come for a visit. So glad we did...Edwin our server was amazing. He recommended some cocktails to start and a lovely bottle of wine for dinner. We had the heirloom...More

Thank mep43221
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Mistral ambience is exquisite. Its offer of wine is delightful but expensive(markup 3 times market price), the food is superb, however the service is not at the level of the restaurant and its prices. A party of 8 we started with cold Boston beers at...More

1  Thank enriquedemarchena
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Everything was good. Great choice of appetizer , and main course. Nice wine list, great service. Will go back. Top 5 in Boston

Thank JPN65Montreal_Canada
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

This is one of the best restaurants ever! The ambience is quietly and casually elegant. The service is friendly and flawless. The food is uniquely delicious. My Faroe Islands salmon transported me to a new level of being. The crab ravioli appetizer was perfect. The...More

Thank stlguye12
Reviewed 17 August 2017

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 12 August 2017 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 9 August 2017

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 5 August 2017 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 3 August 2017 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 August 2017

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
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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.
Rob H
23 February 2017|
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Response from skylrk | Reviewed this property |
Sorry....can't help you. We don't drink.
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
  • 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
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
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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