Meeting Spot Near the Eiffel Tower

Old Jun 9th, 2008, 05:00 AM
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Meeting Spot Near the Eiffel Tower

Hello! I just booked a last minute day trip to Paris tomorrow to see my brother who is there on vacation. I am wondering if anyone could recommend a nice lunch spot for us to meet up at near the Eiffel Tower (or within walking distance)?
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Old Jun 9th, 2008, 05:16 AM
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For "dramatic effect" I would say meet on the Trocadero terrace! What fun.

There are tons of restaurants across the traffic circle out front.
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Old Jun 9th, 2008, 05:30 AM
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I agree that the Trocadero esplanade would be the best place. Perhaps your budget can handle the Café de l'Homme right in the Palais de Chaillot? (Mine certainly couldn't.)

http://www.restaurant-cafedelhomme.com/en/
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Old Jun 9th, 2008, 05:49 AM
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Maybe the new cafe Mini Palais in the Grand Palais would be a bit less costly the cafe de le homme.

http://www.minipalais.com/

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Oooo, Avalon, that looks like a keeper! Have you eaten there? I love the Palais area.

The prices on the carte weren't too bad. And that's probably for dinner. Perhaps lunch would be even less?
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I've eaten at Restaurant de la Tour several times and always enjoyed the food and atmosphere.

http://www.zagat.com/Verticals/Prope...?VID=8&R=69592
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Old Jun 9th, 2008, 08:30 AM
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We ate at Cafe Kleber, 4 Place du Trocader, 2 weeks ago.
The speciality of the day/night was Osso Bucco so I went for that with a glass of Cotes du Rhone. My husband had spaghetti bolognese and a beer. Bill 40.85 euros.
Food was plentifull & tasty.
Service was realyy friendly and welcoming.
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I love these suggestions for restaurants...
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I love La Terrasse near the Ecole Militaire metro. Excellent mussels and a quick walk over to Champs de Mars and the tower.

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