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quick question re wine store hours

capeanne Mar 12, 2009 04:41 PM

Are they open on Sunday? Arriving Saturday evening with apartment in 7th...any place in 7th to buy a bottle for Sunday lunch ( to be bought on Rue Cler Sunday morning)? Thanks

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    MtlChris RE: capeanne Mar 12, 2009 06:34 PM

    Most cavist who have their shops around a market will be opened on sunday morning. On saturday night they will close at 7. Wine and spirits can be found in supermarkets too, with extended hours, but you'll miss the advices.

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      capeanne RE: MtlChris Mar 12, 2009 06:43 PM

      thanks so much...a full lunch we will now enjoy

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        Cookingthebooks RE: capeanne Mar 13, 2009 12:30 AM

        MtlChris probably knows rue Cler better than I do. But I've never seen a wine shop open on Sunday in my neighborhood -- this could be totally different in rue Cler, however. But the supermarket will not be open on Sunday, though some Monoprix are open until midnight on Saturday night.

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          Dodo RE: Cookingthebooks Mar 13, 2009 01:27 AM

          Nicolas
          39, rue Cler, is open on Sundays 9:30 am to 1 pm.
          http://www.nicolas.com/page.php?urlre...

          Le Repaire de Bacchus
          29, rue Cler
          is open 10 am to 1 pm on Sundays.

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            capeanne RE: Dodo Mar 13, 2009 04:40 AM

            Thanks everyone

    2. souphie RE: capeanne Mar 14, 2009 02:49 PM

      La Derniere Goutte is open on sundays. It's the only quality wine shop I know that is.

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        jock RE: souphie Mar 14, 2009 03:07 PM

        Second that. La Derniere Goutte isn't too far and it is a great shop. Juan is knowledgeable and passionate. He frequently has tasting on Saturdays and Sundays. If good wine is important it is definitely worth the trip. If you just want an ordinary bottle either of the two on Rue Cler will do.

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