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.

*As of 6/19/17 we have switched to our “Summer Hours” for dinner service. See Below.

Monday-Thursday 5:30-9:00 PM

Friday-Saturday 5:30-10:00 PM

Sundays- Closed

This will also effect the music schedule, please check out our calendar on the event portion of the webpage.

*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 5 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

Join us July 14th at 5 PM as we celebrate “Bastille Day”. We will have Belvedere Vodka on hand doing special tastings and promotions. Also the live Jazz for the evening will be french inspired!

In addition to “Bastille Day” we will have a special “Bastille Week” menu in our main dining room July 10th- July 15th. Menu is below.

Bastille Week Menu

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