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Spring in the first, yes that Spring, opens soon - truly - Hot news!

John Talbott Jun 24, 2010 02:18 PM

There will truly be a soft opening this upcoming week of the amazing new Spring, which I admittedly have a conflict of interest (emotional and relational not financial) in promoting but it's an amazing space with a cool decor, great cooking eqpt/counters and of course a talented staff. Me, I'm looking forward to it and some photos are at John Talbott's haunt http://johntalbottsparis.typepad.com/....

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    Nancy S. Jun 24, 2010 03:42 PM

    Great, thanks, but how does one get on the email list?

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      parisjo Jun 24, 2010 03:54 PM

      Yeah! I've already sent Daniel an e-mail for a reservation this fall. Can't wait to taste his brilliance once again.


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        midorimonsta Jun 24, 2010 07:25 PM

        I tried writing to contact@springparis.fr but the email got returned for user quota exceeded. Is there another way to contact them?? This is really exciting news!

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          mangeur Jun 24, 2010 07:44 PM

          "I tried writing to contact@springparis.fr but the email got returned for user quota exceeded."

          I would think that this would be the norm for the foreseeable future.

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            John Talbott Jun 25, 2010 02:37 AM

            My own method is like that I use at Frenchie's; I drop by and negotiate for weeks in advance. Much as I love him (and Marie, and Josh, and Fabien, etc) prompt answering phones, emails, telepathy is not what they're known for. A bonus in dropping by the boutique is that one always finds something nice for dinner.

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              fanoffrance Sep 1, 2010 07:20 AM

              I sent them an email August 17 and received an automatic reply telling me to phone the restaurant for reservations (which I successfully did around 3:30 p.m. Tuesday the 24th). He specified that it's a no-choice, no-substitution menu, so he wanted to be sure that my wife and I are omnivores!

      2. John Talbott Sep 1, 2010 06:12 AM

        OK, the big boys are back in town and we smalltime bloggers have been leapfrogged. Both A Nous Paris and Figaroscope gave Spring high marks this week. So, not to sow panic, but make your reservations ASAP.

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          Jolyon Helterman Sep 1, 2010 06:45 AM

          Any advice for best time of day to call?

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            John Talbott Sep 1, 2010 10:20 AM

            Sorry, my method uses shoeleather.

        2. Jolyon Helterman Sep 1, 2010 08:10 AM

          successfully made a dinner reservation for two people for Friday, October 22!

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