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L'Ami Louis or Chez Janou

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Trying to decide between the two for an upcoming visit. Or am I wrong and they are not similar at all? Thanks for the help.

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  1. Uh, not really. Janou is a nice, normal bistro. Louis is an over the top, decadent, expensive bistro with massive portions and aggressive staff.

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      1. re: John Talbott

        It may be that on a price per poundage basis, L'Ami Louis is not overpriced. To me, it is the difference between "feeding" and "dining". Bill Clinton loved the place; that's enough for me.

      2. I hope you are not confusing L'Ami Louis with L'Ami Jean. That has happened on this board.

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