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mangeur Sep 11, 2012 04:23 AM

Picture the innovative and passionate offspring if Rino married Chateaubriand. Greenwold and Tondo have created just this in a tiny dining room in 20e. Throughout the house you feel the love for the scene and kitchen product. Quiet foodies and a few friends of the house enjoy 4 creative courses for 35€, fromage at a supplement. Soft jazz, perfect if casual service with visits from the chefs when time allows. Some plates or parts of plates work better than others, but taken as a whole, our dinner was superb.

Pics and detail when I get home.

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  1. Parnassien RE: mangeur Sep 11, 2012 12:56 PM

    I'm glad it impressed. One of my best meals (if not the best) over the summer. Cool vibe, great food, great prices ... a little paradise.

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    1. re: Parnassien
      sistereurope RE: Parnassien Sep 11, 2012 05:23 PM

      It's in my friend's hood and on my short list for October...pics and details most welcome!

      1. re: sistereurope
        mangeur RE: sistereurope Sep 12, 2012 06:48 AM

        As an aside, make sure you also visit Chatomat, just a couple of blocks away. It doesn't push the envelop as much as Rosval but both dinners we have had there have been outstanding. Your friend's hood is hot!

        1. re: mangeur
          sistereurope RE: mangeur Sep 12, 2012 04:54 PM

          Ahh, we have 5 nights in Paris! You know how hard that is!...I would need a year to try everything I want to try. So don't make it harder! ;)

          Chatomat has been on my list for some time as well. If you remember, the husband is a game fanatic and I'm trying to make sure he gets his fill while I have a break every now and then. We will have been in Burgundy for a week before Paris (Ma Cuisine and La Ferme de la Ruchotte are set in stone and I have a long list of other possibilities.) So maybe he will get his game on in Burgundy by Paris? Probably not...:)

          Vivant and Chez L'Ami Jean for lunch are on the list, as are Le Repaire de Cartouche and based on your rec Table d'Eugenie, for the game. I wanted a more modern place near my friend's hood (Menilmontant) to round things out. But I refuse to agonize, all will work out and we will be happy. Thanks for your reports, I am taking notes...

          1. re: sistereurope
            John Talbott RE: sistereurope Sep 13, 2012 12:22 AM

            "Table d'Eugenie"
            To avoid problems finding or searching, it's Eugene as in Eugene Sue.

            1. re: John Talbott
              sistereurope RE: John Talbott Sep 13, 2012 05:27 AM

              sorriest... a la vielleanglaise I'm calling it a vinotypo. :)
              And after Manguer's review looks like I should keep it on my list!

              1. re: sistereurope
                John Talbott RE: sistereurope Sep 13, 2012 07:12 AM

                "ooks like I should keep it on my list!"

                I would, it's my neighborhood treasure.

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