Since 1969, restaurant, hotel, travel & other witty reviews by a handpicked, worldwide team of discerning professionals—and your views, too.

THIS RESTAURANT IS CLOSED Le Gamin

550 Tremont St. Send to Phone
617-654-8969
Your Opinion
Add your own review

Local Deals: 120 * 90

Cuisine
Open
Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner daily
Features
  • Dress code: Casual
  • No Credit Cards

* Click here for rating key

THIS RESTAURANT IS CLOSED Le Gamin Restaurant Review

: Tucked under a brownstone in the painfully chic South End, Le Gamin is about as close to the Left Bank as you’ll get in the land of chowder. The subterranean room is littered with newspapers. Well-coifed locals, taking a breather from some nightlife or maybe even from work, lounge around on the mismatched furniture. Waiters recite daily specials with French accents and customers loiter for hours over glasses of white burgundy. Advertised as a crêperie, Le Gamin is also very much a café. Crêpes come in every guise imaginable. Escargots are piping hot, beautifully buttery and garlicky. Salads (niçoise, goat cheese, tossed green) are well dressed and bountiful. Quiche Lorraine is a rural classic done well. The steak au poivre is Gallic soul food, as is the daily special coq au vin. An interesting and short wine list helps complete this quicker-than-the-Concorde trip to Paris.

User Ratings & Reviews for THIS RESTAURANT IS CLOSED Le Gamin
 



AMERICA'S TOP RESTAURANTS

Discover the best female chefs, top pizzerias and stellar seafood restaurants with GAYOT's Top 10 lists of the best restaurants in America.