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meinNYC Jan 15, 2011 08:42 AM

Staying at the Mercure Porte de St Cloud. Son has severe tree nut and sesame allergies. Have "chef
cards" in French explaining the allergies, but even a little bit of English on the part of the staff is helpful.
Any suggestions for nice restaurants near the Mercure that know their ingredients and have some
English speaking staff ? Willing to travel into Paris proper for some meals.
Really good steak and frites is usually safe.

Please send some suggestions.

Thanks

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    Oakglen RE: meinNYC Feb 7, 2011 06:53 AM

    With the proviso that these comments are dated, there is a brasserie, Les Princes, where you can get steak or burger/frites etc. And at least two seafood restaurants, Marius and Vin et Maree, where you can order fish prepared w/o the fancy sauces. All the restaurants in this commercial area will have English speaking wait staff.

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      PhilD RE: Oakglen Feb 7, 2011 02:07 PM

      http://chowhound.chow.com/topics/717101 - have you read this thread?

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