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Les Zygomates

129 South St, Boston, MA 02111 (Downtown)
(617) 542-5108
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Ranked #518 of 2,820 Restaurants in Boston
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Price range: $31 - $80
Mon - Tue 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wed 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thu 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Fri 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Sat 5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: French
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Restaurant details
Good for: Romance, Bar scene, Large groups, Doing business, Special occasions
Dining options: Lunch, Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Neighborhood: Downtown
Cross street: Beach
Transit: South Station is a block and a half away.
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  • English first
  • French first
  • Portuguese first
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English first
Plattsburgh, New York
Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014 NEW

How can you beat delicious oysters, for one dollar each! Definitely a happy hour go to. Limited draft beer menu, but hey, it's a wine bar!

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Ajijic, Mexico
14 reviews 14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014 NEW

Back in Boston to visit our son, we all went to Les Zygamotes for dinner. What a treat it was to be back in Boston again enjoying great food in a relaxed bistro atmosphere. The chef, Robert Fathman, treated us to some spectacular food and our server paired the food with an outstanding variety of excellent wines. All the while... More

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Hudson, New York
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50 reviews 50 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014 NEW

The female hostess was rude. She seemed annoyed doing her job. The man who sat us was very nice. At first the bartender was a bit standoffish but once things started getting busier he opened up more. Had steak tartar. Was a very large portion. Was good but have had better. Escargot was good. I really don't like escargot so... More

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Los Angeles
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115 reviews 115 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

Met a friend for lunch during a busy, rainy Boston June day. Pleasant vibes with good service. Order was taken quickly as most patrons appeared to be on lunch breaks. We split several dishes , turkey sandwich, small steak and salad. Fresh, tasty and a reasonable size. I do not like to be overfed but do not want to feel... More

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Atlanta, Georgia
12 reviews 12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014

The place has a fixes price menu fo $44 where you can get an appetizer, entre and dessert. The food is good but not impressed with the service.

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Boston, Massachusetts
Senior Contributor
31 reviews 31 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

We went there for lunch. The place was busy, but no reservation was required. The lunch menu is somewhat limited but sufficient to satisfy most tastes. I had the Crocque Monsieur,the French version of a ham and cheese sandwich. It was quite delicious and came with an ample portion of fresh salad (would have also been available with fries). Service... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

Really not into French food, but i have to say i really liked everything about this place.. the service was great, the food was great as well i had the duck.. Great bar/bartender (Seth) knows his stuff really good,,, and one of the best things about this place they have a great jazz band playing.. If your looking to try... More

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Montreal, Canada
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46 reviews 46 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2014

The food was great, except for one member of our group who had a very dry chicken. The music was a single pianist who did a great job of being entertaining but not too loud for conversation (and the band is on a raised platform, so you can see it from many spots in that area of the restaurant). Our... More

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Senior Contributor
30 reviews 30 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2014

We dropped in on a Saturday evening when a jazz band was supposed to be playing. We did not have a reservation, and were told that the room with the band was full, so we went to sit at the bar. Straight after, someone else came in, who did have a reservation, but were told that the band was late,... More

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Stamford, United States
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35 reviews 35 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2014 via mobile

This was a great place for business. I've done both lunches, cocktails and dinners here. Always good food and I get more out of it than I expect. Wine selection is top notch, beer selection is good too. Great happy hour specials with oysters as well!

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