About Les Zygomates


Since opening in 1994, Les Zygomates (pronounced lay-zee-go-matt, roughly translating to “the muscles in the face that make you smile”) has earned a distinguished reputation for its inviting atmosphere, superb cuisine and its award-winning wine list.

Its large dining area seats 150 people comfortably with seating for 50 guests in the private dining room.  Both lunch (served Monday – Friday) and dinner (served six nights a week) boast a moderately priced menu, with specials available.  The Bar hosts a dollar Oyster happy hour  $1 OYSTERS, Monday-Friday 3pm-7pm .   The “Jazz Side” features live Jazz and Blues performances to accompany your dining experience Monday through Saturday evenings.

Whether your plans call for an intimate evening for but a few or an uninhibited celebration for many, Les Zygomates selection of fine wines and exceptional Bistro cuisine await you.

Please send inquiries to jeri@winebar129.com or james@winebar129.com. For reservations call 617-542-5108. Kitchen hours vary and change seasonally, please call to inquire, a reservation on Open Table will allow up until a half hour before closure.

*Please note, reservations are for dining only. Cocktails/Bar is on a first come first serve basis. We do not take reservations for 1$ oysters at the bar.

We are located at 129 south street in the historical leather district of Boston. We are T accessible, located one block from south station and the red line. We are also a short walk from downtown crossing, the financial district, and the fort point. Valet parking is available 6 nights a week through Boston Valet Company.

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You can go to the Live Jazz portion of the website for more information on the music calendar.

For any Music or booking inquiries, contact Joe Bellomo at Bellmedia@live.com or James@winebar129.com.

*Performer is subject to change based on Zyg’s events or artist schedule changes

Will you be in town for the 2017 Sail Boston events? We are located just a short walk away from the seaport and the heart of the activities. Please join us for dinner and mention Sail Boston 2017 to get our 1$ oyster special with dinner at any point in time! (usually offered at the bar only monday-friday 3-7)

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