prix fixe


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prix fixe

 (prē′ fēks′)
n. pl. prix fixes (prē′ fēks′)
1. A complete meal of several courses, sometimes with choices permitted, offered by a restaurant at a fixed price.
2. A fixed price charged for such a meal.

[French : prix, price + fixe, fixed.]
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prix fixe

(French pri fiks)
n, pl prix fixes (fiks)
(Commerce) a fixed price charged for one of a set number of meals offered on a menu. Compare à la carte, table d'hôte
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prix fixe

(ˈpri ˈfɪks; Fr. pri ˈfiks)

n., pl. prix fixes (ˈpri ˈfɪks; Fr. pri ˈfiks)
a fixed price charged for a complete meal chosen usu. from a limited menu.
[1880–85; < French]
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table d' hote, prix fixe - Table d' hote, literally "table of the host," is a complete meal with specified courses for a set price—and means the same as prix fixe.
See also related terms for host.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.prix fixe - a menu listing fixed meals at fixed prices
bill of fare, carte, carte du jour, menu, card - a list of dishes available at a restaurant; "the menu was in French"
Adj.1.prix fixe - (of a restaurant meal) complete but with limited choices and at a fixed price
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Mango Pickle now offers two weekly prix fixe menus--one with meat and vegetarian options and one that's seafood based--in addition to a small focused weekly ala carte menu.
Between now and March 31, enjoy a fabulous overnight stay for two people at the award-winning Holiday Inn Glasgow including a three-course meal in La Bonne Auberge from the prix fixe menu and full Scottish breakfast all this for the amazing total price of just PS149.
The holiday dinner series, held in restaurants across the city throughout December, is a time for social gatherings over special prix fixe menus, some lavish, some bargains, many of them synced to the season.
Some restaurants also include dinner specials, such as Morton's The Steakhouse's prix fixe with appetizer, side dish, entre and dessert for $40.
The restaurant will serve a prix fixe menu with three courses of classics from Child's repertoire.
Restaurants across Greenville County will offer special prix fixe menus showcasing their cuisine.
Selon Abdellah Bouanou, president de la commission d'enquete, l'ecart entre le prix fixe par le gouvernement et celui de vente s'eleve a 1 DH par litre.
I opted for the main, all-day dining menu, while my fashionable companion chose from the prix fixe menu - where you can get two courses for PS18 or three for PS22.
Galvin Dubai has introduced an alternative take on weekend dining with a three-course prix fixe menu.
Its claim to fame is having served a prix fixe Michelin-starred meal for P800 which is, I must say, fairly impressive.