About Events with Bistro du Midi
Celebrating the simple ingredients and bold flavors of modern Provençal cuisine and the surrounding region, Bistro du Midi opened in 2010 and has established a reputation as one of Boston’s best dining destinations. Bistro du Midi showcases this regional cuisine in a country chic setting reminiscent of bistros found in the south of France.Provence is often referred to as the “Midi” region, and encompasses the coastal cities from Marseille to Menton, known as the French Riviera, up to Aix-en-Provence further north. The soil, air, sea and climate help to create a cuisine reflecting the beauty of the South of France. The cuisine at Bistro du Midi is seasonal and incorporates only the very best ingredients.Bistro du Midi is a 2-story restaurant located in one of Boston’s most coveted locales, with unrivaled views overlooking the Boston Public Garden. Both the street-level bar and the second floor dining room – with their earth tones, wrought iron, knotty pine floors and burnished bronzes – evoke the Provence countryside. In warmer months a 20-seat patio offers al fresco dining, and the restaurant includes multiple private dining spaces for intimate groups or larger gatherings.Bistro du Midi is open for dinner nightly from 5:00-10:00 p.m. The Café menu is available Monday-Friday 11:30-11:00 p.m. and Saturday and Sunday 3:00-close. Brunch is available Saturday and Sunday 11:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
Bistro du Midi’s Wine Room, located on the second floor, is great for intimate celebrations or business dinners. It is a beautifully appointed space with sketches by Henri Matisse that adorn the walls above the rustic Provencal Farm Table. The room features gorgeous views of Boston’s Public Gardens on one side and our extensive wine cellar on the other. Separated from the main dining room by handsome sliding barn doors, this room can accommodate parties from ten to thirty.
• Standing Capacity: 30
• Sitting Capacity: 30
Matisse Semi Private Alcove
Bistro du Midi’s Matisse Alcove, located on the second floor, is a great cozy, semi-private table. With walls on three sides the fourth remains open to the dining room, allowing guests to enjoy the energy and vibrancy of Bistro du Midi. It seats a maximum of ten people.
• Standing Capacity: 10
• Sitting Capacity: 10
Bistro du Midi’s Café, located on the street level, is great for elegant celebrations or business gatherings. It is a beautifully appointed space perfect for a reception, dinner or maybe even both. The Cafe features gorgeous views of Boston’s Public Gardens. Have the whole floor to yourself; this space can accommodate parties from ten to sixty five depending on the style of your event.
• Standing Capacity: 65
• Sitting Capacity: 65
Our Main Dining Room on the second floor is the perfect spot for any occasion. Enjoy our comfortable yet elegant space with custom settees, floor lamps, and dark mahogany tables. The textured Venetian plaster walls hold art by the likes of Chagall, Picasso and Matisse. Complete with a twelve seat marble bar, we can arrange the floor to accommodate plated dinners and cocktail receptions for a variety of size groups.
The Café is located on the ground floor which features a horseshoe-shaped bar with a traditional bistro zinc top, surrounded by tan bentwood bar stools. The Café, with wall length banquettes and the outdoor terrace spilling through mahogany foldaway doors is the ideal location for cocktail receptions prior to you dinner in our Main Dining Room.
• Standing Capacity: 200
• Sitting Capacity: 200