Yvonne's

4.8
887 reviews
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$30 and under
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Global, International
Yvonne's is a modern reinterpretation of the supper club.
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
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Cuisines
Global, International, American
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Hours of operation
Supper

Monday - Sunday 5:00 PM - 11:00 PM

Bar

Monday - Sunday 4:00 PM - 2:00 AM
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Phone number
(617) 267-0047
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Payment options
AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
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Dress code
Smart Casual
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Executive chef
Tom Berry & Juan Pedrosa
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Catering
Please contact our private events manager, Courtney Myers, for all inquiries at courtney.myers@cojemanagement.com
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Neighborhood
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Parking details
The Lafayette Garage is closest to the restaurant located at 1 Avenue de Lafayette. The garage is $14 with validation. Please bring your parking ticket to the host desk for validation.
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Public transit
Red Line: Park Street and Downtown Crossing

Green Line: Park Street

Orange Line: Downtown Crossing

Silver Line: 7-10 minute walk from South Station
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Special events & promotions
Please contact our private events manager, Courtney Myers, for all inquiries at courtney.myers@cojemanagement.com
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Banquet, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Private Room
What 887 People Are Saying
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4.8based on recent ratings
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4.5
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4.8
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96% of people would recommend it to a friend
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New England
1 review
Dined 4 days ago
Overall 4food 5service 5ambience 4

The wait staff was outstanding in their attention, consideration and timing, The food was excellent- timing was a bit off but as soon as staff was aware they gave it attention. The bar's cocktails were unusual and tasty. Wine selection top notch.That same consideration extended to the bill. When we noticed we had 5 min to get to the theatre the bill was instantly dealt with and we made it to the theatre in perfect time. Finding the restaurant, for someone not familiar with the area, was a challenge. GPS had me going in circles. Overall a wonderful experience.

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PB
New England
5 reviews
Dined 5 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

We had a great time- the food was excellent and the service was fantastic.

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Amarillo
4 reviews
Dined 6 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Awesome ambience and very unique decor!! Great date place!!

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New England
12 reviews
Dined 7 days ago
Overall 4food 5service 5ambience 4

Everything was terrific except for high noise levels initially and high prices. The noise abated after an hour as the bar emptied.

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New England
55 reviews
Dined 7 days ago
Overall 4food 5service 4ambience 5

Really fun, excellent food, lively atmosphere. Best to go with folks that like to share meals. Plenty of great choices.

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LK
Orlando
2 reviews
Dined on October 15, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Yvonne’s was amazing! My husband and I are both chefs and came here to celebrate our 1 year anniversary. Our server was incredible from the start. So knowledgeable and welcoming. The cocktails were insanely good and elegant. The food was also amazing! We had the croquettes, octopus, halloumi, lamb ribs, and the sujuk pita. They were all exceptional. It was one of the best dining experiences we’ve had in a long time. Recommend it to everyone!

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MM
New England
2 reviews
Dined on October 14, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Very cool spot. A redone classic supper club with a very cool new look. Food is creative and excellent. Small plates are perfect for sharing. the bar areas are open and inviting, great for a few drinks and snacks. Will return the next time in Boston.

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New England
1 review
Dined on October 13, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

This is one of the best restaurants in Boston. Unique food. Tapas style. Amazing atmosphere!

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New England
1 review
Dined on October 12, 2018
Overall 3food 4service 1ambience 4

The food and drinks were excellent. However, the service was a real letdown. It seems that number of staffs you have is insufficient for the number of customers.

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ER
New England
9 reviews
Dined on October 12, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 4ambience 4

Yvonne's just never disappoints. This was my fourth visit and the cocktails were fantastic - food out of this world - and service on point.

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AM
New England
8 reviews
Dined on October 12, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Great food, cocktails, and service!

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AH
Washington DC
3 reviews
Dined on October 11, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 4ambience 5

Really enjoyed the vibe. The food was surprisingly good. Served Tapa sharing style. Every dish was delicious! The decor was really beautiful and creative. The atmosphere vibrant and fun!
Don't go there if you want a quiet conversation! The sound is very high. Go there for fun evenings with friends and delicious food.

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AK
Kansas City
3 reviews
Dined on October 10, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

If you are looking for a one of a kind experience (the whole package drink, food, atmosphere) and great service...this is definitely the place!

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JS
New England
4 reviews
Dined on October 6, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

This place is a MUST! I cannot wait to go back. They went above and beyond and I loved everything about it! Our server was great and the ambiance was so amazing! The food was incredible and the drinks were off the charts!

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AL
New England
1 review
Dined on October 6, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Yvonne’s is like a secret speakeasy! It is thrilling, from the moment you walk through the fake barbershop into the elaborate library bar and dining room with chandeliers and fancy chairs. The atmosphere is chic and sexy, and the food and cocktails are outstanding. It was so much fun for our fancy girl’s night out!

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IM
Chicago
5 reviews
Dined on October 5, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 4ambience 5

Loved our evening at Yvonne's and would definitely make a point of returning next time I'm in Boston. Great vibe!

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JM
New England
11 reviews
Dined on October 5, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

The food was excellent! We enjoyed a combination of small plates and a stone fired pita. Everything was absolutely delicious. Our server was friendly and attentive and had a great sense of humor! Highly recommend!

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O
Seattle
1 review
Dined on October 5, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Great food and awesome ambiance. Will definitely go back.

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SF
New England
25 reviews
Dined on October 3, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Yvonne’s never disappoints. It is a little on the pricier side for tapas, but it’s perfect for a celebratory occasion!

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Cincinnati
2 reviews
Dined on October 3, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

New to Boston and this is the best restaurant we’ve been to thus far!

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R
New England
95 reviews
Dined on October 2, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 4ambience 5

A Speakeasy in Downtown Boston - this place is cool, fun, vibrant and the food was awesome! Our server was very helpful pointing out items (due to a shellfish allergy) that we could not order and in guiding to have enough food but not too much. Everything tasted as good as looked which isn't easy because the presentation was just as awesome as the food. Yes, we will be back!

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JL
San Francisco
73 reviews
Dined on October 1, 2018
Overall 3food 4service 3ambience 5

I am afraid that the very good food was ruined for us by the volume of the restaurant. This is the loudest place I have ever eaten. Anyone carrying on a conversation was yelling at high volume to compete with the other folks and the very loud and energetic music being played over the system. I am aware that some folks like this atmosphere and if you are one of them, I do recommend Yvonne's because it is a beautiful place and the food is excellent. If you don't like loud dining establishments, stay away.

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p
New York Area
19 reviews
Dined on October 1, 2018
Overall 5food 4service 4ambience 5

Great food, great ambiance. Nice service!

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New England
18 reviews
Dined on September 29, 2018
Overall 3food 4service 2ambience 3

We’ve been here before and this was a very different, and disappointing experience. Service was miserable, with inexperienced and inattentive waitress. Wine portions ridiculously skimpy for the price. Food was mostly interesting, but descriptions not very good relative to what you get. For example, Kale salad Very Spicy (consider avoiding). To top it off, they forgot the special desert we ordered in honor of my husband’s birthday. Not a place to do a special occasion. I like the food but not sure we’ll go back.

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Nashville
79 reviews
Dined on September 28, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Full disclosure up front: we own several restaurants and bars. That being said, we tend to look at operations from both the operator and customer viewpoint, and that’s often hard to do.

Yvonne’s gets the brass ring. We felt welcomed and welcome during our two hour stay. Sampled 7 or 8 of the very interesting plates on the menu and were impressed. Great presentation and a really good variety of different taste experiences.

Our server was friendly and knowledgeable. Very professional and an asset to the great staff there.

Thanks, Yvonne’s for a very enjoyable, seamless evening. Your success is well earned.

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L
New England
18 reviews
Dined on September 25, 2018
Overall 5food 4service 4ambience 5

loved Yvonne's and the atmosphere they provided! will definitely be coming back. The shrimp small plate was delicious. Espresso martini was best I have ever had.

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SD
Cambridge
2 reviews
Dined on September 23, 2018
Overall 5food 4service 5ambience 5

The rooms are beautiful and we loved the history. We tried the small plates, the food was very good except the tater tots-the waitress recommended them but no. Cocktails were great and interesting. The room is lively and sexy. The service was great.

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M
New York Area
14 reviews
Dined on September 23, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

It was an amazing restaurant! We took my 80 year old parents and they are still raving about it! The service was impeccable.

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New England
71 reviews
Dined on September 23, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

We love Yvonne’s! It is my favorite place to meet friends and family for either a quick bite or a leisurely meal. The food is very tasteful, creatively prepared and beautifully presented. This time we popped in for a light pre-theater dinner and it was perfect. Yvonne’s is a gem and I look forward to my next visit there!!

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New England
1 review
Dined on September 23, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 4ambience 5

It was good

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New England
1 review
Dined on September 22, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Super amazing; loved the decor and the experience. The food and drinks were truly inspired, delicious, and novel. Our server, Matthew P. was super attentive and personable. The whole dining experience was literally everything you could ever want.

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MC
New England
58 reviews
Dined on September 20, 2018
Overall 5food 4service 4ambience 5

Hands down, my favorite dinner spot in Boston. The food is inventive and delicious. My date leans towards plain, American or Italian food. While the menu strikes us as “inventive” as soon as the food arrives it becomes new favorites....the chicken meatballs are out of this world. Lamb ribs were finger licking good. The menu nod to the 100+ year old original bar Locke Obers...oysters savanah are great. As soon as we saw the group dinner sized beef dish pass our table, I texted friends to join us to try that and the Baked Alaska on our next visit.
Service was spot on. They nail the best aspects of formal service while taking the attitude down to casual, not overly friendly.
The dining room is stunning, warm, polished and elegant. How they kept so many original features of a Victorian German Restaurant yet make it feel so modern....magic.
Don’t be put off by the unusual entry or the casual youthful vibe...this is serious grown up food and service.

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V
Brazil
8 reviews
Dined on September 17, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Beautiful interior, looks like an ancient library. Food may be presented as small portions, or you can order full plates that serve 3 people.

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SC
Atlanta
6 reviews
Dined on September 16, 2018
Overall 4food 5service 4ambience 4

Food, atmosphere and service was all great, but it was very loud throughout the restaurant. Young crowd and loud music everywhere. Still good experience but plan on lots of noise.

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JB
New England
1 review
Dined on September 16, 2018
Overall 2food 3service 2ambience 2

Wildly overrated experience. Impersonal service, uncomfortable seating, long wait times between courses and music is far too loud even for this kind of setting.

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w
New England
81 reviews
Dined on September 15, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 4ambience 4

Food was amazing. Every bite was flavorful and interesting. Cant wait to return.

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MF
Philadelphia
3 reviews
Dined on September 15, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Excellent service! Kevin was knowledgeable and attentive. The variety of the food was perfect and the decor was beautiful! We left enjoying everything and would highly recommend!

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BC
1 review
Dined on September 15, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

I love love love Yvonne's, this is a spot that will never disappoint. Creative drinks paired with some of the best food in Boston mean that regardless of why you are here, you'll have a good time. An energetic experience both at the bar and at your table, you can be sure it will be a lovely scene here. You do get the feeling that this is the kind of place you want to be seen at :)

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SW
New England
3 reviews
Dined on September 15, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

A great place. Good vibe. Will definitely be returning. Awesome cocktails. 😀

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RI
New England
9 reviews
Dined on September 14, 2018
Overall 3food 5service 2ambience 4

Arrived @ 7:30 when reservations were at 9:00 hoping to get an earlier seat, just hung out at the bar and had a few very good cocktails. Not a word or an acknowledgement from the host/hostess so at 8:45 I checked in with them and was told “we’ll do our best to seat you at 9:00”. About 9:10 we went to the other bar and managed to grab two seats, at about 9:20 they came by to finally tell us the table was ready. I’m not complaining about the lack of any early table but a little acknowledgement and communication goes a long way. They both must have passed me a dozen times in the hour and a half that we were sitting at the bar, provide a status or a heads up that the 9:00 might even be late as a courtesy at least. Good food, good atmosphere, host staff needs a lesson or two in customer service.

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