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Dollar Euro
Posted by: chiffre007 (
Date: July 24, 2008 03:51PM

Do they still do the 1:1 cash, given the depreciation of the dollar? Pretty good deal, though I gotta they must be raising prices....

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Re: Dollar Euro
Posted by: Tabba Khady (
Date: July 24, 2008 06:56PM

Who's "they"???confused smiley

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Re: Dollar Euro
Posted by: Barbara1 (Moderator)
Date: July 24, 2008 08:21PM

"they" is some restaurants in grand case.
and I think "they" stil do give 1 to 1 if paying in cash


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Re: Dollar Euro
Posted by: pat (
Date: July 24, 2008 08:36PM


With all due respect, I just can't accept that any responsible business can do this. Well, not and stay in business!! Given all the background Philippe has given us regarding rules and regulations on salaries, taxes, benefits, rents, utilities, etc. on the French side, how can a business take that kind of a beating and still remain solvent? Tell me, please, because I may soon need to know this myself.eye popping smiley


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Re: Dollar Euro
Posted by: Barbara1 (Moderator)
Date: July 24, 2008 08:52PM

Hi Pat
I have no idea either pat.
I know some restaurants do it..How they do it is beyond me.


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Re: Dollar Euro
Posted by: Dane (
Date: July 24, 2008 10:55PM

Some (not many) restaurants offer 1:1, but often, a close inspection of the prices shows that one establishment's 1:1 is really another's 1:1.3, or at least pretty close. More often than not, I think it's more of a marketing gimmick than a true savings on the final bill.

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Re: Dollar Euro
Posted by: GaKaye (
Date: July 25, 2008 06:35AM

One that does is Spiga, and it amazes me. Their prices haven't increased significantly since we've been going there, and they offer 1:1 for credit cards as well as cash. Eating there is quite a good value, and the food is phenomenal as I'm sure most who post here know.

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