Prix Fixe

Prix fixe: love it or hate it? Chowhounds discuss their best and worst experiences with fixed-price menus and restaurants. Ask the community about deals and options, or share your own thoughts.


Eat Drink SF Restaurant Week 2020

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 3 days ago

The annual San Francisco Restaurant Week started on Friday and continues through Sunday, November 1. Scanning through the list of participating restaurants, nearly all managed to get their lunch an...

Le Soleil Stay at Home Meals, San Francisco

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 6 months ago

Le Soleil has been closed but will reopen on Monday offering Stay at Home Meal combo sets to serve two for $55. Hai Nan chicken is another option, as well as beer and wine. Orders must be placed...

Cotogna pasta to cook at home (and batch Negroni), San Francisco

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 6 months ago

Today's email of the family meals to-go menu for this week included an offer of Cotogna's housemade pasta. Checking the order page, I discovered batch cocktails . . . Negroni, $60/750ml . . . and s...

30th Birthday - Chicago

by jnk89 11 months ago

Hi 'hounds...this is my first post on here, but I have utilized the discussion board to see if there's been any recent questions re: affordable group dinners. I just moved back to Chicago this ...

Pasadena Tuesday Specials?

by 8Gr8N8 1 year ago

The wife and I are looking to splash out in Pasadena and are interested in any Tuesday specials. We'd be particularly interested in any higher end offerings or prix fixe opportunities. We love Fre...

$45 Weekday Set Menu @ Lord Stanley in SF?

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 1 year ago

Noticed this sign when walking by Michelin 1* Lord Stanley for a 3-course Tuesday-Thursday set menu for $45. It changes daily. Anyone tried it? Lord Stanley 2065 Polk Street San Francisco, CA ...


Charles Yu
by Charles Yu 1 year ago

My lunch, savored at this wine-country vineyard restaurant was a totally unexpected culinary experience! For a hard-to- believe, $45, 3 course Prix-fix luncheon menu, most dishes we ordered were fi...

Chef Peter X. Kelly goes back to basics in Yonkers & Congers...

by gutreactions 2 years ago

If you have followed Chef Kelly's illustrious career, you will be pleased to know he is now serving some of his most popular early dishes from the original Freelance Café in Piermont (since sold) a...

Winter Prix-Fixe Meals at the C.I.A.!

by gutreactions 1 year ago

Sounds like a pretty good deal. Restaurants at the Culinary Institute of America in Hyde Park are offering 3-course winter prix-fixe lunch: $26, and dinner: $39, available Monday thru Friday, until...

Week of Italian Cuisine in San Francisco | Nov 12-17, 2018

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 2 years ago

"Eat, drink and be Italian." This year's theme is the cuisine of Puglia. The link has the participating restaurants in the SF Bay Area and their special menus.

Looking for Lunch, tasting menu or prix-fixe (Sixteen, Blackbird, etc)

by zack 5 years ago

Upcoming Chicago visit over Labor day weekend, Sat-Tue. Looking for leisurely lunch options with wife. Have done some research and came up with the following: Blackbird $25 3-course Online lunc...

Anniversary Meal - Thinking Prix Fix Lunch

by gerrythegreat 2 years ago

Hi there, 2 couples coming from Canada and would like to celebrate 2 of us turning 50. If that is reason to celebrate lol. With the money exchange bitting us I was thinking of many going for a p...

Best Prix Fixe Under $50

by zeroencounter 3 years ago

Hi everyone, I am in charge of coordinating a bachelorette dinner for a group of 10 girls in a city I haven't lived in for over 5 years. For logistics, I was thinking Prix fix is the way to go. ...

Casa Lever Weekend Suppers

by TrishUntrapped 3 years ago

Has anyone tried Casa Lever's Weekend Suppers? Served only on Fridays and Saturdays they have a three course prix fixe for $42 per person - appetizer, main course and dessert and $35 more for optio...

Need Restaurant near Javits Center

by lukshen 3 years ago

Looking for a chow worthy restaurant for a group of 12 people near Hell's Kitchen/Javits Center. I would prefer a prix fixe menu around $50 pp. TIA

Best choices for prix fixe dinner in Paris under 50e pp?

by whimsey 3 years ago

Hi all, I'm making my first trip to Paris in a year, and it looks like I'll have two nights free for dinner (no lunches, unfortunately). In the past, I've managed to find some really nice 3-cours...

I am a cheapskate and do not want to buy a restaurant's wine or their flights of wine

free sample addict aka Tracy L
by free sample addict aka Tracy L 4 years ago

This is more of a hypothetical question. Hypothetically, you have a budget conscious couple on a date at a "destination" restaurant for the area. They love wine, but the flights are out of their bu...

Prix Fixe lunch recommendation on St. Patty's Day, tricky timing

by slowcookin 3 years ago

Heading down from Boston for the Architectural Digest Home Show in a couple of weeks. It coincides with St. Patty's Day. Last year, we were able to have a beautiful prix fixe lunch at Nougatine and...

Kinjo | Russian Hill - San Francisco

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 3 years ago

Kinjo opened a week ago. This is the venture from ex-Sushi Ran Chef and the owners of Ijji. Please report in if you try it. Here's the press release: San Francisco, CA/January 24, 2017 - Kinj...