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romantic bistro in the Marais

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foodie in toronto Oct 6, 2006 06:26 PM

I`m looking for a romantic bistro type restaurant in the marais to celebrate my hubby`s birthday. Any recommendations?

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    faijay Oct 8, 2006 02:55 AM

    I would recommend La Guarland du Julie in the Place des Voges. The restaurant is lovely and the setting on the Place the best in Paris.

    1. akp Oct 9, 2006 05:38 PM

      It has been 10 years since I lived in the Marais, but my favorite was Au Gamin de Paris. It was the first place that I ever had confit de canard, so it is a sentimental favorite.

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        ebg Oct 10, 2006 05:15 AM

        Let me know what you come up with. I'm doing the same in December.

        1. f
          foodie in toronto Oct 20, 2006 07:49 PM

          I1ll let you know what I come up with

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            dwoodward20 Feb 10, 2007 07:25 PM

            We were just there and ate at Au Gamin de Paris - 4 times! LOVE IT!!! Had lunch twice and dinner twice .... everything was outstanding! Especially, the steak and salmon and the vegtable puree that they serve with it. Have the Apple tart (carmel topping) for dessert and if they run out by the time you get there the chocolate cake is GREAT as well!!

            1. Busk Feb 10, 2007 11:21 PM

              I still love the Gamin, but there is much better food to be had in the Marais.

              1. purplescout Feb 14, 2007 08:41 AM

                I just ate at Au Fil de Saisons, on the edge of the Marais, and it was wonderful.
                Here's my review
                http://www.chowhound.com/topics/371059

                6 rue des Fontaines du Temple (just off rue Turbigo
                )Tel: 01.42.74.16.60

                1. CookieEater Feb 28, 2007 11:19 AM

                  Just ate at Au Gamin last week and I loved the loud but friendly, warm atmosphere. I know there might be better food or more varied menus out there, but it was very cozy and comfortable.

                  1. gumnaam Mar 5, 2007 05:45 AM

                    If you are willing to go Italian, try Napoli Food on rue Castex.

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