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Fact: it’s cheaper to stand at the bar, order your coffee and croissant and eat it standing. DO NOT take it to a table and sit down.
Fact: bread comes with most meals. Don’t ask for butter, it will be considered a tartine, a breakfast item.
Fact: food can be rich and filling. Don’t ask for a doggie bag. It’s okay to leave food on your plate.
Fact: Parisians have excellent manners. Always say “bonjour madame, monsier, mademoiselle” and “au revoir madame………” when coming in contact with your fellow man. Smiles not required.