Rustic French

  • 93
  • 2015 Best French

Since 1999, Lumière has showcased French cuisine with an emphasis on local ingredients in Newtown. Seasonal dishes include roasted corn soup, slow-braised lamb with curried potatoes and tzatziki or pan-roasted Arctic char in coconut-lemongrass vinaigrette - or splurge for a six-course, chef’s tasting menu with wine pairings. Drink offerings include international wines and craft beers, as well as classic cocktails like The Last Word or a Sidecar.

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  • 50 Best Restaurants 2015 - Boston Magazine
  • Semi-Finalist: James Beard Outstanding Restaurateur 2015
  • Best Eats in Needham/Newton/Wellesley 2015 - Zagat
  • Three stars from the Boston Globe 2014
  • Zagat rating of 26 out of 30

Menu for Lumière

1293 Washington Street
West Newton, MA 02465

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  • Price Range: $$$
    Atmosphere: Intimate, Modern, Refined
  • Dress Code: Smart Casual
    Good For: Groups, Quiet Conversation, Special Occasion
  • Noise Level: Average
  • Wine Spirits: Full Bar
    Phone: (617) 244-9199
  • Private Dining Room: Yes