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Bastille Kitchen

49 Melcher St, Boston, MA 02210-1514
+1 617-556-8000
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good33%
  • Average17%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“steak frites” (11 reviews)
“flatbread” (10 reviews)
“tarte tatin” (2 reviews)
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French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
49 Melcher St, Boston, MA 02210-1514
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Recommended by a friend we were meeting. Joe was our attentive waiter - great lemon drops, Manhattan's and Rose Sangria. Lamb chops were devoured, lemon sole, chicken and flatbread - everyone enjoyed their meal- no complaints.

Thank DeborahMoogs
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stop by for 1$ oysters from 4 to 7pm on weekdays. A beautiful place, good oysters and wine by the glass.

Thank ApothecarysDaughter
Reviewed 3 June 2018

We visited Bastille Kitchen for the first time and were delighted with the meal. The menu is typically French, which is what we wanted. For dinner we had the mussels with frites (which we delicious, especially adding a touch of salt), the beet salad which...More

Thank bcfriedman
Reviewed 2 June 2018

I loved the food and the look of the resteraunt but our service really stood out. He offered to pair our meals with wine because it was our first time at the restaurant. His parings were great. He really went out of his way to...More

Thank BobDobolena
Reviewed 25 May 2018 via mobile

What a wonderful experience we had. We took 20 colleagues for work here for a really good experience. We had a private room with our own servers. Appetizers and entrees were delicious. Service was prompt and friendly. Everything was perfect for us. No complaints at...More

Thank AlfredoMartin
Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

My wife and I visited for dinner celebrating our anniversary. Hostess was friendly and personable. Wait staff was excellent. Pan seared red snapper was outstanding with a vierge sauce. As was my wife's steak which was cooked med rare. Oh and we were treated to...More

Thank RIVER416
Reviewed 25 February 2018

The food was competently executed classic French. Nothing wowed me, but the entrees were adequate, if overpriced. The only big misstep was the bread--if you're going to serve croissants at a French restaurant, they better be authentic. These were some Costco nonsense they had briefly...More

2  Thank MarieFan992018
Reviewed 4 February 2018

We ate there with friends on a Saturday night. I was surprised that the restaurant was not busier. I had fish as did one of my friends, my husband had a bouillabaisse, and I honestly cannot remember what the fourth person had. The fish was...More

1  Thank Firespirit_01536
Reviewed 8 January 2018 via mobile

This place was great French dining! Went there on a double date and this place did not disappoint. This place isn't cheap, but everything that we ordered was great. The server (Paul I believe) made great wine recommendations, and timed everything perfectly for us. Our...More

1  Thank Angel R
Reviewed 21 December 2017

I visited Bastille Kitchen on a work outing with my co-workers (group of 9 for reference). The sales rep who took us out is an avid eater and ordered a lot of food, bare with me as I review it all! In short, the food...More

2  Thank shel90shocked
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 49 Melcher St, Boston, MA 02210-1514
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > Seaport District / South Boston Waterfront
  • Neighbourhood: Seaport District / South Boston Waterfront
  • Phone Number: +1 617-556-8000
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