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French/Russian Style Service Restaurants?

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kj3955 Sep 4, 2012 10:35 AM

I'm looking for a restaurant that serves in either the traditional French or Russian style, preferably Russian. It seems these restaurants have all but disappeared. Anyone know of any in the midwestern region? Anywhere from Minneapolis down to Kansas City, or as far east as Chicago I would love to know about!

Thanks in advance!

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    lemons RE: kj3955 Sep 4, 2012 01:37 PM

    You're talking about serving a guerdon, right? Tony's in St. Louis, for sure.

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      steveb RE: kj3955 Sep 5, 2012 04:54 PM

      I like Russian Tea Time in Chicago.

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        vitus979 RE: kj3955 Sep 16, 2012 07:47 AM

        Le Figaro in Davenport Iowa usually has a French serving style with some of its menu items, notably the "for two" items on the menu like the rack of lamb and the chateaubriand. I'd suggest asking if they'll be doing it when you make your reservation though.

        1. nsxtasy RE: kj3955 Sep 17, 2012 05:22 PM

          What are you referring to when you say, "in either the traditional French or Russian style"?

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