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Le Marais, Patrick Ascaso's Small French Bakery Chain in Several Area Locations

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Le Marais has a few branches in San Francisco. 

We had brunch at the Castro location today given that we live in the neighborhood.

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Croissant. 

On par with the ones at Tartine.  A bonus is that the staff at Le Marais has ZERO attitude which practically ensures that we'll be back.

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Butter and jam.

The jam was nothing to write home about however.

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Their hot chocolate was basically a cup of steamed cream with a shot of cocoa.

Oh well, can't get everything right all the time I suppose.

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Croque monsieur with ham and gruyère, small salad.

Unlike at other places we've been to so far, Le Marais uses brioche instead of croissants for their croques.

Vinaigrette had a touch too much mustard and acid.

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Duck confit with roasted potatoes, mushrooms and small salad.

Same issue with the vinaigrette here as above. Plate was otherwise perfect.

Le Marais
498 Sanchez (18th Street)
The Castro

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