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Mar 3, 2010 09:57 AM

Pre-matinee lunch?

Appreciate any ideas for place worth visiting. Ladies lunch, not a mill please.

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  1. Where is this matinee? If it's in the theater district, there are about 8,000,000 threads about this already. The short answer is Marseilles. Search for "pre-theater" and you'll get the long answer.

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    1. re: small h

      We had a great pre matinee lunch at Nougatine. The prix fixe was an amazing deal and though not in the theater district we had no problem with timing.The food , service, and setting were ideal.

    2. It would be helpful if you gave us some specifics. What day are you going? Cuisine preferences? Casual or fancy? Per person budget for food only (drinks, tax & tip additional)? That said...

      On a Wednesday or Saturday, I would recommend dbBistro Moderne. Superb contemporary French bistro cuisine from 4-star chef Daniel Boulud. Good service and pleasant atmospherics.

      Photos of a pre-matinée lunch we had at dbBistro can be viewed here: