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FL etiquette question - apologies on the dead horse

Celeste | Jul 31, 200305:44 PM     11

I do apologize for bringing up this restaurant yet again. :-)

I just have a small question/clarification on getting a reservation at French Laundry.

Their web site says two months in advance, PHONE only. However, I got the impression from some posts here in the last month or two that if you show up in person that morning two months in advance, you can secure a reservation that way.

Is this true? Did they just say phone only but don't really mean it?

(and I know about open table but this reservation would be for 8)

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