Vie De France Now Open at 96 Orchard

Posted on: April 5th, 2011 at 6:39 am by

Vie De France has finally joined the ranks of the living.  Indeed, the cafe just opened at 96 Orchard Street on Sunday afternoon, roughly four months behind schedule.  The storefront is now outfitted with signboards advertising menu offerings as well as a “grand opening special.”

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There’s plenty of French pickings from which to choose, including salads, sandwiches, galettes, and crepes.  Nearly all of the menu items are priced just south of ten dollars.  Stepping inside, the patron is greeted by Chef Armani and crew standing behind an elongated counter.  Follow the narrowish corridor toward the rear, where the space gains more breathing room and some small-table seating.

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Vie De France, 96 Orchard Street, (212) 466-2966.  M-F: 8 am to 8 pm; Sat: 10 am to 8 pm; Sun: 10 am to 6 pm.

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