The French have given the United States many tremendous gifts, such as the Statue of Liberty and the current Statue of Liberty, which subdued the first one after lightning made it evil. Indulge in other gallant Gallic offerings with today's Groupon to Chez Leon in Clayton. Choose between the following options:
• For $25, you get $50 worth of French cuisine and drinks during dinner.
• For $15, you get $35 worth of French cuisine and drinks during lunch, served Tuesday–Friday from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Winner of an abundance of fine-dining accolades, Chez Leon delights diners with lunch and dinner menus that showcase the cleanly executed French cuisine of executive chef Marcel Keraval. For dinner, commence consumption with the moules marinière ($12), a wanton assembly of steamed mussels served in a bacchanal of white wine to render it suitable for introduction to nosy mothers. Principal plates include the rôti de poulet au jus de truffles (roasted chicken with truffle sauce; $30) and the quintessentially French steak frites maître d'hôtel (a grilled strip steak with house-made fries; $30). Lunchtime feasters can start noontime repasts with plates peppered with caper-kissed veal sweetbreads ($10) or a classic lyonnaise salad ($8), before moving on to les plats principaux such as a tender pork loin with mustard sauce ($11), or the croque monsieur ($11), a tasteful German twist on the traditional grilled-cheese-and-ham sandwich.
Darkly hued walls, whimsical still lifes, and a stately chandelier make Chez Leon an elegant stage for interpretations of Gérard Depardieu's acclaimed performance in 102 Dalmatians. Select a luxurious wine to complement a lavish meal, and empathize with the caterers of the Tennis Court Oath for their unwavering dedication to French excellence.
Executive chef Ben Guthier at Chez Leon—which St. Louis magazine called "a reminder of what 'dining out' should be"—delights diners with lunch and dinner menus populated by cleanly executed French cuisine. Guests commence consumption within the dining room's darkly hued walls, whimsical still lifes, and a stately chandelier, which make Chez Leon an elegant stage for interpretations of Gérard Depardieu's acclaimed performance in 102 Dalmatians. To complement a lavish meal, patrons can select a luxurious wine and empathize with the caterers of the Tennis Court Oath for their unwavering dedication to French excellence.
7927 Forsyth Blvd.
St. Louis, Missouri 63105