Buttermilk & Bourbon
Drawing on the South’s trademark charm, the restaurant offers a vibrant, cozy atmosphere with an innovative American menu featuring Southern-influences. Santos, who currently owns and operates Boston’s Abby Lane and Back Bay Harry’s, channels his love of New Orleans and all things Southern to transport guests to the Bayou by way of Buttermilk & Bourbon.
Guests can enjoy pork belly cracklings; BBQ Shrimp; house-made biscuits; oyster chowder; crispy boudin; and house-fried chicken served either Southern-style, Nashville-style, or with sweet and spicy or white BBQ sauce. An oyster bar will also serve up a variety of local oysters as well as peel & eat shrimp. Buttermilk and Bourbon serves up hurricanes-on-tap, large-batch cocktails, and a selection of bourbon-based drinks.
Way too loud. Won't go back til warm enough to be outside. Sliders delicious. Good wine. Baked oysters way too hot with andouille sausage... which I generally love. Couldn't taste oysters.
We loved our cocktails and the food was exquisite, in particular the trout and the duck! Mmhhh, and the biscuits, gorgeous.
Wow great atmosphere, great food, great service! Get the biscuits.
Nice ambiance! Fun drink and good menu options for sharing. Nice experience all around!
Eating the food brought me right back to Nawlins. Though tapas style, the food is filling and EXTREMELY delicious. Don’t forget to get a B&B Hurricane and finish with beignets!!
Absolutely amazing. Atmosphere is inviting and modern. Food is on another level. Don't miss the biscuits or the fried chicken.
Went here for Mother’s Day. This place was amazing, the food is incredible brunch was amazing. The ambiance was off due to a large table we were seated next too but it was graduation season so what are ya going to do. We made the most of it- our server was really polite and well mannered. I noticed one lady at the large table being very rude to her but she managed to keep her composure which was impressive.
This was my first visit to B & B. We went form the Sunday Brunch. The service was top notch and the food was excellent. I'm looking forward to a return visit.
I love this place! The food is mouth watering. Literally. I would go here every week if my waistline would allow me to!
So glad we found this place. Food, service, ambiance and prices all outstanding. We will definitely be back.
Absolutely delicious food. The drink were superb. Our waitress the was the best and very attentive. It was my Bearthday and I felt special being there eating.
Amazing brunch! Would go back for the biscuits and beignets alone!!!
I’ve been here a few times and every single time is great! The biscuits are to DIE FOR. The fried chicken is the best I’ve ever had. Food comes out quickly as it is served shotgun style, and service is prompt.
The food and drinks were delicious but let’s talk about the biscuits!!!! The biscuits were amazing!!!!!
Food was fantastic! Literally tried 75% of the menu!
Loved having a taste of the south in our back yard. The chicken was great!
Ordering was a bit confusing with the portions intended for sharing. We really didn't catch on exactly until we each had ordered and received our meal. Then we ordered again.
All the food was very good, very well seasoned and tasty!! We already know what we will order when we return. :)
There were no brunch options on Saturday unfortunately. But overall good food. The servers were rushing to get us out of there.
That was our first time visiting B&B, and we had a great experience. Waitstaff was extremely friendly, especially our waiter, Rachel (pretty sure that was her name). And most importantly the food was amazing, both beautifully presented and delicious!! Thank you!
Everything about our visit to Buttermilk and Bourbon was excellent. We weren't the only table enjoying the meals. Everyone around us was having fun. The food was delicious and perfect. We will definitely recommend this place to others.
This is a great spot with really great food. We thoroughly enjoyed each of the dishes. Great choices on the drinks list and am excited for the next time we visit.
Food was yummy, liked the smaller portions so you can share.
Everything we ordered tasted good.
But one (other than the hostess) smiles !!
It was weird- not the bartender, not the waiter, no one...
Very good food, very courteous, attentive service. Especially liked the shrimp, but the chicken, although very good, was maybe a notch below what I expected. Perhaps the crust needed a little more seasoning (as in salt)?
The hurricanes cocktail had a little too much pineapple for my liking, but still very good. Highly recommend the biscuits, street corn, and the thighs with Nashville hot seasoning and white BBQ sauce on the side. Finally came here after a couple years of walking by it and will absolutely come back ! Maybe come for brunch next time.
Busy busy Sunday brunch at Buttermilk, still worth it, amazing food great spot chef is a graduate of my college so his hard work pays off in the end, nice effort everyone!!
Absolutely amazing. Food was so so so good. Gotta have the chicken and biscuits!
Everything that came out was beautiful and tasted delicious! Decor was fun and overall vibe was great for a Sunday brunch
Perfect balance of good food and cozy hip ambience
My fiancé and I celebrated our recent engagement at Buttermilk and Bourbon. This was, by far, our favorite meal of our trip. Delicious food, drinks, and dessert. We loved everything we tried and the waiter, Jason, was so helpful! Definitely get a reservation before going, they stayed busy!
We visited for my birthday dinner and I was ultimately surprised. The waitress mentioned it was tapas style and I was somewhat mad. I don't like tapas style because the servings are small and pricey for no reason. Well, Buttermilk and Bourbon has opened up my tapas style experience. We were able to share multiple dishes, enjoy a lovely birthday beignet, along with drinks for a reasonably price and be completely full. The biscuits are amazing and I wish I could eat them all the time!!! And the pineapple sorbet really brought the night to a good end!
Every bite was delectable and recommendations for pacing food was appreciated. Can't wait to go back!
Awesome! Everything about this place is awesome. I really really really love Chef Santos’ cooking.
Easter Celebration....amazing fried chicken!!!
Went for Easter brunch. Food was delicious, the space was lovely, and we had a great time!
We dined at Buttermilk & Bourbon on Easter Sunday - our waitress was phenomenal! She recommended delicious plates without making us order too much. My husband and mother-in-law loved the chicken fried bacon and crab meat hash. They also ordered the chicken and waffles but I think they needed to piece it together better - apparently you're supposed to roll up the waffle with the chicken and add the butter and syrup. They made it like an open faced sandwich so didn't get the tastiness of everything together.
Highly recommend if you're in the mood for Southern food with a very New Orleans vibe.
A taste of NOLA comes toBeantown.
Tasty food, but we were upset to share a table with another party. We asked immediately to sit someplace else (namely, the empty two seater next to the communal table) and were told nothing else was available. Lies. The two seater remained available for the entirely of our dinner. This restaurant should consider not placing two parties at one table, or at least accommodating requests for guests who want more privacy. We will most likely not return, which is a shame because we’ve been here several times and the food is enjoyable. Thumbs down.
Great place to meet up with friends. Must try the ducklete, biscuit and trout
This place is amazing. EXCELLENT food. The beignets mayyy be better than Café Du Monde. Maybe.