prix fixe

\ ˈprē-ˈfēks How to pronounce prix fixe (audio) , -ˈfiks\

Definition of prix fixe

: a complete meal offered at a fixed price also : the price charged

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Spice of America features one of the greatest deals in the city, with a weekend four- or six-course prix fixe menu priced at $49 and $69 per person, respectively. Soleil Ho,, "Spice of America, the most interesting Indian restaurant in San Francisco, is hiding in plain sight," 6 Sep. 2019 The menu’s structure is four-course prix fixe that gets a top-to-bottom refresh almost monthly, a collection of refined dishes that change with the seasons and Levine’s whims. Dominic Armato, azcentral, "The best restaurants in Scottsdale and Paradise Valley," 1 July 2019 Even modest restaurants in Japan often present you with a prix fixe menu. Pico Iyer, Harper's magazine, "Freedom from Choice," 19 Aug. 2019 This time around, more than 200 restaurants will offer prix fixe menus for lunch, brunch and dinner. Washington Post, "12 things to do in the D.C. area this week," 12 Aug. 2019 The four-course prix fixe menu will be available at the Disney World establishment through Sept. 27. Dewayne Bevil,, "How to get special menu for Epcot’s Monsieur Paul restaurant," 17 July 2019 Braised lamb shanks star on the Loft’s prix fixe menu. Linda Zavoral, The Mercury News, "Dine Downtown deals return to San Jose from July 19-28," 8 July 2019 Choose wines by the glass or bottle from an Italian-heavy list of 30 labels or add a low-end $30 or high-end $60 wine pairing to the prix fixe menu. Liz Biro, Indianapolis Star, "This new Italian restaurant in Indianapolis rises above spaghetti and meatballs," 17 June 2019 LaMar's Donuts: Dads get a free doughnut and a free small coffee Sunday. Macaroni Grill: Get a special two-course prix fixe menu for $25, which includes choice of select entrees and dessert. Kelly Tyko, USA TODAY, "Free meals, treats and discounts for Dad: Here's where to score for Father's Day," 14 June 2019

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First Known Use of prix fixe

1851, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for prix fixe

French, fixed price

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