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 Christmas Eve and Day prix fixe menu with optional wine pairings. Susan Selasky, Detroit Free Press, "Restaurants are pulling out the stops with holiday meals to-go," 21 Dec. 2020 For the holidays, Lents created a prix fixe menu, along with Christmas and New Year's menus with optional wine pairings. Susan Selasky, Detroit Free Press, "Here's how a Detroit hotel worked around the state's indoor dining ban," 14 Dec. 2020 In a normal year, at least, Reveillon is a reliable boost, drawing local diners and some holiday time travelers with the prospect of prix fixe menus. Ian Mcnulty | Staff Writer, NOLA.com, "Reveillon holiday menus endure at New Orleans restaurants, from classic to modern," 25 Nov. 2020 The concept at Edwins Too will be entirely prix fixe, with three-, five- and seven-course options, vegan plates and wine pairings (flights and grand flights). Marc Bona, cleveland, "Edwins Too set to open this week - sneak peek (photos)," 18 Nov. 2020 The Arlington restaurant offers a prix fixe dine-in menu featuring celery root and apple bisque, whole roasted turkey, pork osso bucco and a mini pumpkin pie. Audrey Eads, Dallas News, "40-plus North Texas restaurants offering Thanksgiving dishes and desserts to-go," 12 Nov. 2020 The prix fixe dinner on Thanksgiving is $41 per person and service is from 3-10 p.m. Rod Stafford Hagwood, sun-sentinel.com, "10 restaurants with Thanksgiving served outdoors," 9 Nov. 2020 The Hall Arts Hotel restaurant offers a prix fixe three-course menu for $75 per person. Audrey Eads, Dallas News, "40-plus North Texas restaurants offering Thanksgiving dishes and desserts to-go," 12 Nov. 2020 Also available will be two-course prix fixe lunch menus at $10, $15, $20 and $25. Pam Kragen, San Diego Union-Tribune, "The Dish: Restaurant Week revival aims to aid struggling businesses," 10 Nov. 2020

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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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9 Jan 2021

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“Prix fixe.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/prix%20fixe. Accessed 18 Jan. 2021.

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