Post marathon meal in Paris
Well, seeing as you guys have been so helpful on previous requests I thought I'd try again for my next trip to Paris.
I'm coming over in a few weeks to run the marathon. I get hungry when I run marathons and I feel I deserve a good feed afterwards!!
Any suggestions for a late lunch around 3pm? Will lunch still generally be being served at that time?
The marathon finishes on Avenue Foch, but I will probably look to get back to our hotel in the 6th before heading out to lunch.
I'm happy to splurge a bit here and thinking michelin stars. possibly a good lunch deal at a relaxed 3 *.....?
Thanks in advance for your help!
Treat yourself to a celebratory dinner at Ze Kitchen Galerie. (Better book now.)
Besides having great food, the restaurant has no stairs to speak of, which post-marathoners should appreciate.
The day after the marathon in Manhattan, a funny sight is all the young men limping and staggering in restaurants. (Maybe they are putting it on?)
The French do not say any luck-related good wishes. Here people say: "merde !
(Actually "break a leg" does not sound appropriate either.)
It's April 11, a Sunday, thus no Ze.
3 PM shouldn't be too great a problem on a Sunday at bigger places.
If it were me I couldn't/wouldn't want to go up & down Metro stairs so I'd probably go nearby - Reminet might be too far, I'd also think of Lao Lane Xang II for comfort food if I could negotiate stairs.
You could go to the "Comptoir du Relais" (9 Carrefour de l'Odéon, 6th). and hope to get a table without having to wait too much.
Thanks a lot for your suggestions. I especially like the idea of comptoir du relais. It seems they may stop serving at 3pm, so I could move a bit more quickly and get there for 2 or 2.30 - what do you think the realistic wait time on a sunday around then would be?