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A restaurant review

 

 

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Practice 1

Chez Panisse Café

Chez Panisse

 

 

 

 

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"Chez Panisse Café " is a less-expensive alternative to Alice Waters' restaurant "Chez Panisse".   , and menu to . and
"Chez Panisse Café " is a less-expensive alternative to Alice Waters' restaurant "Chez Panisse".   , and to
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Practice 2

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19-23.
However, the cafe's bistro-style food dictates more playful choices. Sonoma goat cheese with either Quivira's or Spottswoode's crisp Sauvignon Blanc is a winner. however,
one downstairs. However, the cafe's bistro-style food dictates more playful choices. Sonoma goat cheese with either Quivira's or Spottswoode's crisp Sauvignon Blanc is a winner.
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it is difficult to get in, especially It is first come, first serve, if you come during busy hours.
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In addition to offering excellent food and atmosphere, . It has been 25 years since
house in which restaurants are located is a culinary landmark in Berkeley's "Gourmét Gulch". is worth the wait