prix fixe

noun
\ 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

Examples of prix fixe in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Each event also features an optional $20 prix fixe menu which guests can reserve. Anne Nickoloff, cleveland, "Cleveland Stories event series returning to Music Box," 1 Apr. 2021 The restaurant typically serves a prix fixe, 14-course meal, focusing on sustainable and in-season ingredients for more than $300 per person. Maya Kachroo-levine, Travel + Leisure, "San Francisco Travel Guide," 2 Mar. 2021 The latter features a five-course prix fixe menu served in a cozy and historic log cabin. Dina Mishev, Outside Online, "The Ultimate Grand Teton National Park Travel Guide," 7 Apr. 2021 Dinners can still enjoy special prix fixe menus at participating restaurants around the city but with the option to eat outdoors, pick up orders or have their food delivered. Lauren Hill, chicagotribune.com, "New video shows Shedd penguins at Shaw’s Crab House to celebrate Chicago Restaurant Week," 25 Mar. 2021 Ida Claire in Addison is re-doing its V-Day prix fixe dinner Feb. 19, 20, 21 and 22. Sarah Blaskovich, Dallas News, "Can we get a do-over? Dallas restaurants celebrate Valentine’s Day and Fat Tuesday a week late," 23 Feb. 2021 For dine-in guests: a prix fixe brunch menu ($49/person) featuring lobster quiche Florentine, king crab omelet with three-citrus hollandaise, crispy chicken white cheddar jalapeño biscuits and more. Amy Drew Thompson, orlandosentinel.com, "Easter feasters: Check out these meals and deals around Orlando," 26 Mar. 2021 Those dining in can select from a $45 per person, three-course prix fixe menu with options like chicken liver mousse with an apple salad and short ribs with eggplant purée and spring ratatouille. Holly Baumbach, chicagotribune.com, "11 Passover restaurant specials and takeout kits in the Chicago area, from a Bitter Herb cocktail to Brussels sprout latkes," 25 Mar. 2021 The prix fixe menu, for parties of up to eight, is $44.95 per person, $18.95 children. Susan Dunne, courant.com, "Easter brunches, dinners at restaurants in Connecticut - to go, dine-in or outdoors," 23 Mar. 2021

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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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The first known use of prix fixe was in 1851

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27 Apr 2021

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“Prix fixe.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/prix%20fixe. Accessed 8 May. 2021.

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