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Bringing meaty virtues of Lyonnaise cuisine to South End

Belle Bouchon

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Location: MA-Boston

Story Date: 11/21/2018

Publisher: Improper Bostonian   

Author: MC Slim JB

Despite a long-running love affair with French restaurants, Boston has never had one that focused on Lyon, eastern France’s home of eclectic regional cuisine and many storied chefs. Having opened the Back Bay’s perennially popular, fancy French bistro Mistral more than 20 years ago (and then sleek stunners from other traditions, including Sorellina, Mooo…. and Ostra), the Columbus Hospitality Group knows a thing or two about high-gloss ambiance and cossetting hospitality. But Bar Lyon, its new spot in the South End, presents a few useful departures from the group’s typically glamorous hot spots.

Place Category: Food & Drink

Story Category: New Places