CUISINE: Ostra is a contemporary Mediterranean restaurant that features both innovative and classic preparations of the finest seafood available globally.
THE NAME: Translates to oyster in Spanish.
THE LOOK: Ostra’s dining room is designed with simple lines, high ceilings & saddle leather banquette seating. Visually dynamic black & white ocean photography throughout the restaurant. The marble bar and dramatic piano lounge provide relaxing and comfortable seating.
YEAR OPENED: November 2013
ARCHITECT: Pat Sharkey, Sharkey Design Company
INTERIOR DESIGN: Owner Inspired, assisted by Donna Jordan
LOCATION: Park Square/Back Bay adjacent to the Boston Common
ADDRESS: One Charles Street South, Boston, MA 02116
PHONE/FAX: *(P) 617.421.1200 / *(F) 617.421.1201
Chef/Owner: Jamie Mammano
Owner: Paul Roiff
Director of Operations: Mark D’Alessandro
Executive Chef: Mitchell Randall
General Manager: Hoshang Dadrass
Executive Pastry Chef: Kristen Leonard
Director of Sales & Marketing: Lisa Flores
Beverage Director: David Borsman
Reservations Manager: Erin Flaherty
SEATS: 130 in the Dining Room, 15 in the Bar & 30 in the Lounge Area
Main Dining Room:
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Monday-Thursday
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm Friday-Saturday
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm Sunday
5:00 pm -11:00 pm Monday - Thursday
5:00 pm -12:00 am Friday - Saturday
5:00 pm -10:30 pm Sunday
BAR/LOUNGE: Ostra offers a full bar and extensive wine list.
PRIVATE ROOM: Ostra’s private room accommodates 42 seated and up to 70 guests for a reception.
Ostra offers live jazz piano nightly in the lounge (hours subject to change):
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm Monday – Thursday
7:00 pm -10:00 pm Friday – Saturday
6:00 pm -9:00 pm Sunday
RESERVATIONS: Dinner reservations strongly recommended.
PARKING: Valet parking available from 5:00 p.m. for $21.00 per car.
CREDIT CARDS: All major credit cards accepted.
DRESS CODE: Upscale dress, no ripped jeans, sneakers, or hats on men.
GIFT CERTIFICATES: Available online and on-site at the restaurant.
CAR SERVICE: Complimentary car service is provided upon request within a 2 mile radius of the restaurant. Hours are from 6:45pm to 11:00pm, unless otherwise specified.