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Jul 3, 2009 01:31 PM

Provence Delices, Cabbagetown?

Good, bad, indifferent?

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  1. I haven't been in about a year, but have always had an enjoyable lunch there. It's classic French, so don't expect any surprises, but the food is well-prepared and the service is decent. If you can, try to get a seat on the patio if the weather is nice.

      1. I have always loved this place. The food has always been very good and the service is great. I would go more often but they really don't make many concessions if you do not eat meat. I do go for the fish, to sit on the terrace and the wine. I would highly recommend this place.

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        1. re: jofhurley

          I went there over a year ago and never went back. I remember being really excited about it since the menu listed all these French classics that I have in France. The experience was so bad that my whole family has managed to forget completely. Before I started this reply, I checked the address etc. to make sure that I was even thinking of the same place. Sure enough, this is the one we all forced ourselves to forget.

          If you look at the menu, it should set off alarm bells for you. How many times does the word "authentic" come up? More than 10. Even incuding bread and butter on the menu as "Authentic French Baguette & Butter, Hot From the Oven $6". In France, I've NEVER had a baguette served hot from the oven, by the way. Or listed on a menu.

          1. re: Aleta

            Fresh bread is a bad thing?...Marimba!

            1. re: Marimba

              Not fresh bread, Marimba. Re-heated French bread and butter for $6.