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Paris Oysters (Garnier vs. L'Ecailleur du bistrot)

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Which one is better? Going for a Friday lunch.

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  1. why not l'Ecume? or La Cagouille?

    1. depends a little on what you like in oysters. I happen to like small oysters and L'Ecallier has #5 Belons that perfectly suit my tastes. pretty reasonable priced as part of their lunch menu.

      if you like the big juicy Fines des Claires I would recommend l'Huitrier just off rue Poncelet.

      1. We think that Huiterie St Regis on R.de Four is great for oysters

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        1. re: dennis855

          Actually on Rue Montfaucon, and it is great

          1. re: Delucacheesemonger

            Sorry, you are absolutely correct. Other side of the Y at R du Four & Montfaucon

            1. re: dennis855

              And it is called "Huîtrerie Régis".

              1. re: Ptipois

                yes...and it's one of my top ten fav places worldwide :)