From Our Editors
Travel to France without leaving Boston ? Aquitaine's rave reviews will leave you licking your plate clean. If gluten is something you try to avoid, check out the gluten-free menu at Aquitaine. Low-fat fare is also available for those keeping an eye on their diet. Order a bottle for the table if you like ? this restaurant has a full bar stocked with the best wine, beer, and more. At this restaurant, kids of all ages are welcome. For weekday specials that hit the spot, head to Aquitaine's happy hour. Aquitaine is great for big groups, and guests favor its private room for important events.
Patrons pack the restaurant on weekends, so it's a good idea to make a reservation to ensure prompt seating. You won't find a suit in here! Business casual dress is the norm at Aquitaine.
Make use of the street or valet parking near Aquitaine. Hop on public transit if driving's not your speed; accessible stops include Washington St. @ Union Pk (SL4, SL5), Back Bay (Framingham/Worcester, Franklin, Needham, Providence/Stoughton), and Back Bay Station (Orange). Aquitaine offers safe bike parking outside.
Fancy snacks do come at a higher price, but wow are they delicious. Payment is simple and all major credit cards are accepted. Reviewers heap high praise on the restaurant's brunch menu, but lunch and dinner are also available. People can't stop talking about the rich French cuisine at Aquitaine, so make sure you stop by for a bite of the best.