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Le Meurice or Pierre Gagnaire - Paris Weekend

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smr18 Apr 27, 2011 08:32 AM

Hi. I am going to paris in May and am going to do a bistro one night and a 3 star the other. Right now we are torn between Le Meurice and Pierre Gagnaire. From what I have read, Le Meurice is supposedly beautiful, romantic and great food but more traditional, old school French 3 star vs. Pierreg Gagnaire which is more unique, creative but not as romantic and a ton of food.

If you only had 1 you could do, which one would it be?

  1. Delucacheesemonger Apr 29, 2011 05:40 AM

    l did not find Gagnaire to be a 'ton of food'. Enough food certainly, but not a ton. In fact when leaving dinner l commented to my dining partner, ' nice light meal' and then we took a walk.
    It seemed a lot more food, and that is not a criticism, for the bargain lunch the following week at Le Cinq. Sorry, have not been to Le Meurice.

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      amrx Apr 27, 2011 01:59 PM

      Le Meurice restaurant is closed Saturday and Sunday according to their website.

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