607 Glenwood Ave., Raleigh.
Cuisine: New American with a French accent.
Prices: entrees $11 to $16.
Atmosphere: understated elegance in a restored bungalow; sidewalk patio.
Service: attentive and knowledgeable.
Recommended: foie gras, Parmesan cup, roast chicken, rack of lamb.
Open: lunch Monday-Friday, dinner Monday-Saturday.
Reservations: recommended on weekends.
Other: Visa, MasterCard; full bar; smoke-free; get a sitter
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