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Bar Lyon

Dinner, Drinks
Seating, Table Service, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
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I was pleasantly surprised to find a reasonably priced, and casual French restaurant in the South End. Great drinks (get the one with Banana in it) and really wonderful flavors in everything we ate. Great service, nice and casual atmosphere, and solid prices all around....More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank susanmU8173PN
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We love it here. Stopped by for some drinks and a small bite so we sat at the bar. We were well taken care of by Jennifer... very professional and aims to please. We had some wine by the glass and she directed us appropriately....More

Date of visit: May 2019
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Reviewed May 8, 2019 via mobile

We had a wonderful dinner for 6 last night. The quenelle was a seafood delight! The chicken livers were great as was the trout. People were raving about the burger as well. The staff and management were very attentive. A wonderful night! We will be...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank c2brooks
Reviewed May 4, 2019 via mobile

This is our third visit to Bar Lyon.... we love it. But last night it was showing the signs of excess popularity. We were seated about 30 minutes after our reservation but offered a free drink. We got our appetizers quickly and then nothing for...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank wrigley16
Reviewed April 13, 2019

Well, this quiet little French reesttaurant at the edge of Boston's South End is a real find! The food was exceptionallly good--beginning with the exquisite quenelle de brochet (where else in Bosotn can you find this delicacy?) and including the steak tartare and excellent, juicy...More

Date of visit: April 2019
1  Thank Lloyd1129
Reviewed April 7, 2019

My first visit was so enjoyable, I was wondering if my second would live up to my expectations. Nothing to worry about here, our meal was fantastic. On a Friday night, the place was alive with everyone seemingly having a great time. Our party of...More

Date of visit: March 2019
2  Thank WINEandTRAVEL
Reviewed March 31, 2019

This is the latest outpost of the folks who bring us Mistral, Sorellina, Teatro et. al, so the bones are pretty good. It did not disappoint. It is a neighborhood restaurant and the crowd was festive and lively. The menu has traditional French fare--terrific pate,...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank paul2294
Reviewed March 23, 2019

Had a great dinner Bar Lyon last night (03/22/19). We started with Gougéres (very fulfilling), Steak Tartare (excellent) and Escargots (my favorite) and a bottle of 2017 Château Barbebelle 'Rosé Fleuri', Aix-en-Provence which was perfect combination. For main course we got the Idaho River Trout...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank othello2015
Reviewed February 28, 2019

Met friends at Bar Lyon for dinner on a very cold night in Boston. We had a difficult time deciding what to order because it all sounded so amazing. There will be another trip soon to try any of the entrees because we filled up...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank VintageVaVaVoom
Reviewed February 24, 2019

Based on the reviews we had read we were expecting great food but this little restaurant surpassed our high expectations. One of the best meals we have ever had. We had no reservations on a Friday night but the hostess managed to squeeze us in...More

Date of visit: February 2019
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