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La Fontaine de Mars - closed for renovation

PhilD Mar 18, 2007 12:28 AM

We walked past the restaurant last night (Sat 17th March 07) and noticed it is closed for serious renovations. From reading the "permit to build" sign on the outside it appears that they are replacing the staircase and remodeling both the ground and first floors.

The work looks very extensive and may take some time. There was no obvious indication when they would reopen.

I know this is a popular recommendation, as it caters for English speakers very well. Thus thought it best to forewarn those who wanted to go.

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    ghuntg Apr 10, 2007 09:56 PM

    Thanks for the heads-up. I am crushed!

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    1. re: ghuntg
      PhilD Apr 12, 2007 02:02 PM

      It was nearly a month ago so could now be open - give them a call.

      1. re: PhilD
        Sarina Apr 21, 2007 08:46 AM

        Fontaine de Mars should reopen on 1st May 2007.

        1. re: Sarina
          ghuntg May 6, 2007 09:52 AM

          Thank you for the update

          1. re: ghuntg
            Laidback May 7, 2007 01:22 PM

            Fontaine de Mars opened today and the renovation took over the space formerly occupied by its annex, Auvergne Gourmande

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