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.


$45 Weekday Set Menu @ Lord Stanley in SF?

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 2 months 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 ...

Pasadena Tuesday Specials?

by 8Gr8N8 2 months 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...


Charles Yu
by Charles Yu 7 months 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 12 months 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 8 months 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 11 months 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 4 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 1 year 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 2 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 2 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 2 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 2 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 3 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 2 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 2 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...

Affordable dining in NYC

by oh_lol 2 years ago

Hi all, I am back in NYC with a few friends in tow and they are wanting to be introduced into the world of food! (I'm so excited to convert them!) The only issue is because they are starting o...

Amazing tiny foodie restaurant in Kyoto- Nakamura

by laurag2 4 years ago

Nakamura may have been one of the hardest to find restaurants in Kyoto but it was worth every walk around the block. We went to Kikunoi the night before and enjoyed this meal twice as much. We were...

Momofuku Ko bar menu?

by sgordon 3 years ago

So I noticed that Momofuku Ko is now offering a shorter prix fixe bar menu for walk-ins - $75 or $90 for 5 or 6 courses. Anyone tried it yet? Mostly curious if it really adds up to a "meal" or just...

Charged full price instead of prix fixe - what would you do

by governator 3 years ago

It's no biggie, but ... Last Saturday my wife and I had dinner at a small french restaurant in Manhattan. I didn't find out they had a prix fixe menu until I got back home in the burbs and w...