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Need a list of must try eats in Paris for September

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Hi! Will be visiting Paris with my fiance in mid-September and looking for recs on restaurants we just have to try PLUS any recs on patisseries, etc. for mid-afternoon snacks.

Specifically looking for:
1) MUST EAT HAUTE CUISINE for dinner
2) Best Haute Cusine lunch price fixe deal
3) Sunday night dinner
4) Best bistros to try
5) Best patisseries
6) Cute places for cocktails/wine
7) More casual lunch spots

Also, opinions on:
1) L’Epi Dubin
2) Hélène Darroze

THANK YOU!!!!

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  1. 1/ Pierre Gagnaire
    2/ Ledoyen
    3/ L'Ami Louis
    4/ Chez l'Ami Jean
    5/ Pichard
    6/ Dude, I have no idea
    7/ Au Dernier Métro

    1/ Sucks
    2/ Sucks

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    1. re: souphie

      What about a really good Saturday lunch?

      1. re: pigfish

        CAJ or l'Ambroisie.

    2. Also looking for a good Monday lunch near the Louvre that doesn't require a jacket and tie?

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      1. re: pigfish

        No place requires a jacket and tie in Paris. Try Pierre au Palais Royal.

        1. re: Ptipois

          Interesting that Pierre au Palais Royal is mentioned. I remembered how much I enjoyed eating there in the early/mid 80s. Classic bistro food and wonderful service. Then it changed owner and sort of drop off the map. I would love to know more about current the food and service.

        2. re: pigfish

          Chez Denise, Rue Prouvaires, at Les Halles, about 3 blocks down Rue St Honore. from Rue Louvre. Reserv are a good idea.

        3. http://www.poilane.fr/

          Do not skip Poliane for apple tarts. They are so crisp and flaky they nearly fall apart when you take a bite. Just perfect.

          I wish I knew the name of the bistro where I had the best Duck Confit and potatoes grilled in goose fat. After that I was eating Duck Confit in various places but nothing compared to the place I wandered into near Les Halles back in some alley. I keep thinking it was call Espices but next time I'll take a notebook.