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Looking for fast crepes to go, Parisian style?

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colfaxBee Feb 24, 2012 01:31 PM

Looking for restaurants, or food carts/trucks that make crepes to go, like you can get in Paris. I'm not looking for a sit down restaurant, I want to stand in a line, order a crepe, watch the person make it, then eat it out of its paper wrapping while I walk down the street. There is, or used to be, a place on west 3rd st where you could order crepes from a window of a restaurant. Anyone know of anywhere else like that? These seems like the ideal food truck food, yet I'm not sure if there is such a truck... yet

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    kathryn Feb 24, 2012 03:19 PM

    There's at least one truck:
    https://twitter.com/#!/TheCrepesTruck

    Le Gamin had a truck for a while, not sure where they are now.

    There's also Bar Suzette, which is in Chelsea Market, and has popped up at Union Sq Holiday Market and Madison Square Eats in the past:
    https://www.facebook.com/pages/Bar-Su...

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    Bar Suzette
    425 W 15th St, New York, NY 10014

    1. coasts Feb 25, 2012 03:34 AM

      Viva la Crepe just opened on the UWS. there's another one next to Ceci Cela, I think.

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      Vive La Crepe
      51 Spring St, New York, NY 10012

      Vive La Crepe
      189 Columbus Ave, New York, NY 10023

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        small h Feb 25, 2012 06:18 AM

        I've never eaten there, but Creperie does a booming takeout business, judging from the lines I've seen.

        http://creperienyc.com/index.html

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        Creperie
        135 Ludlow St, New York, NY 10002

        Creperie
        112 MacDougal St, New York, NY 10012

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          colfaxBee Feb 27, 2012 12:08 PM

          Great suggestions, will have to check these all out. Thanks!!

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            hungryinmanhattan Feb 27, 2012 04:10 PM

            Yorkville creperie on York Ave between E83 and E84

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            Yorkville Creperie
            1586 York Ave, New York, NY 10028

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              RosalineS Feb 27, 2012 09:34 PM

              Creperie is not as good as it used to be.

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            RCC Feb 28, 2012 06:13 AM

            Very interested here in reading about anything that you (OP) can come up with.

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