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Brioche French Toast?

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littlecmad Feb 4, 2014 03:27 PM

Two days in NYC in a month, looking for one good (Sat/Sun) Brunch perhaps with a good Brioche French Toast? Considering Union Square Cafe for the Pancakes with Bacon Peanut Butter unless I can find some yummy Brioche French Toast. Open to any specials or stuffed French Toasts too. We're staying near Times Square so looking for just places in Manhattan.

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    HillJ RE: littlecmad Feb 4, 2014 03:32 PM

    Have you ever gone to a Sarabeth's restaurant?
    http://www.sarabeth.com/Restaurants_e...

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      kathryn RE: littlecmad Feb 4, 2014 04:12 PM

      Balthazar / Minetta Tavern brioche french toast
      City Bakery's caramelized french toast
      Jane’s Creme Brulee French Toast

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        comiendosiempre RE: littlecmad Feb 4, 2014 06:06 PM

        Artisanal, on park avenue south.

        1. ipsedixit RE: littlecmad Feb 4, 2014 06:32 PM

          Asiate

          1. loratliff RE: littlecmad Feb 4, 2014 06:48 PM

            Recette's pain perdu is excellent.

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              wohord RE: littlecmad Feb 5, 2014 01:18 PM

              Landmarc. It is in the time Warner center at Columbus circle. Third floor. Best pain perdu I have ever had. Wow. Not cheap... but other word-ly it was so good. At the end of breakfast they delivered us cotton candy.

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                littlecmad RE: littlecmad Mar 3, 2014 06:53 AM

                Got the Nutella French Toast at Penelope, sans the caramelized bananas. It was very good. It was a shame the service was lame. Our waitress had attitude, I had gotten a free drink with the BuzzTable app they use for people waiting to get a table. Waitress led me to believe I could get any drink with this. I specifically asked her, can I get the latte with this and she said yes. Also got a drink with my brunch pre-fix. That was certain drinks only so I got the Apple Cider Mimosa. In the end the waitress charged me for the latte and when I questioned it she just said "oh, sorry" and claimed the free drink was for only certain drinks and asked if I wanted another mimosa. I should be reimbursed. I don't think I'll every come back here again. They were very mean and rude about this.

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