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THIS RESTAURANT IS CLOSED The Pleasant Peasant

4251 Martingale Way (Dove St.) Send to Phone
949-955-2755
Cheerful French café near the airport serves up appealingly rustic French and American dishes.

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Lunch Mon.-Fri., Dinner Mon.-Sat.
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THIS RESTAURANT IS CLOSED The Pleasant Peasant Restaurant Review

: Located in an industrial dead zone near the airport, The Pleasant Pheasant is a welcoming and cheerful café, owned by Laurent and Lisa Ferre. Born in France, they bring authenticity to the restaurant. Known mostly for a lunch crowd and its reasonably-priced dinners, this quasi-French bistro serves up topnotch French country cuisine along with rather good American-style dishes. Chef Ferre, who trained with the legendary chef Alain Chapel, adds little touches of inspiration, which distinguish many of his rustic dishes. For example, a tender lamb shank à la chef Chapel is cooked in a well-rendered veal stock and served with a side of tasty vegetables brunoises. Other Ferre favorites include a goat cheese salad with walnut dressing, smoked salmon Laurent and delightful strawberries Melba.



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