I can always eat dessert. ALWAYS. But after about 12 courses (allegedly 9, but we got a special lobster) and 4 or 5 dessert "tastes" I was done. It was sooooo very good! Most memorable was an appetizer "cornets of smoked salmon" that was served like a little ice cream cone in a folded napkin in a little stand and the pastry surrounding the creme fraiche which had a little smoked salmon in it was sublime. I could have eaten a dozen (of course, then I would have tanked capacity earlier!).
Any, for those Monty Python fans...The Meaning of Life....room for just one little mint wafer....NOOOOOOOO!!!! Folks on the 2nd floor got the reference and we all joked that we were FULL!!! I won't need to eat for a week while I try to digest all those rich "bites".
Really worth the wait for a reservation and the expense!
Dinner took almost 4 hours to complete. We were seated right in front of a wood burning fireplace on a raining night which was very nice and cozy. Service is fabulous! They give you a bag of cookies to go (who could eat them????).
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