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Has anyone tried Provence Marinaside or Bao Bei lately?

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selena03 Sep 8, 2011 01:16 PM

I am taking a friend out for her birthday. I haven't been to Provence in a long time and was curious about the tomato festival menu. Has anyone tried it lately or the tomato menu? The other restaurant I am considering is Bao bei. When it first opened, I liked it and then when I went back not so much. Any new reviews? Thanks!

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    selena03 Sep 10, 2011 09:21 AM

    Thanks for letting me know.

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    1. re: selena03
      grayelf Sep 10, 2011 06:53 PM

      I haven't been to Provence M'side since spring for brunch/lunch. It was just okay, and the fries were dreadful, which is kinda sad in a French resto. I'm wondering what the tomato fest would be like this year in particular. We've had no really good local tomatoes this year, I presume because of the cold and unsunny early summer. Do report back if you go.

    2. Le Beep Sep 8, 2011 10:57 PM

      Bao Bei is closed for renovations. Not sure when they're re-opening.

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      1. re: Le Beep
        peter.v Sep 9, 2011 01:44 AM

        Their website says they're closed from the 5th to the 11th.

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