New desserts for winter as well

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Sweet pastry crust with dark chocolate ganache, carmel and cashews, served with whipped cream

Winter means new desserts as well. Check out the new creations from Café Presse pastry chef Allyson Lanter

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Walnut-date-orange bread pudding served warm with honey-North African spice ice cream
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Our famous gateau de riz grandmere, caramelized riced cake served with vanilla poached pineapple and fresh cream

Winter menu for 2020

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Crispy confit duck leg served on res winter wheat berries simmered with parsnips and finished with garlic-parsley-cognac butter

Café Presse Chef de Cuisine James O’Hern has rolled out his Winter 2020 menu full of dishes that will warm you up on a cold winter day. Here as some photos to whet your appetite. You can check out our full menu here.

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Salade of Belgian endive, cow’s milk bleu cheese, walnuts and Dijon vinaigrette. Add sliced of house smoked moulard duck breast for $4
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Café Presse now streaming soccer


Yes, Cafe Presse has entered the modern age of steaming TV.  Our new streaming TV set-up has greatly expanded our ability to access and present top-flight European and World Football.  Join us this winter and spring for expanded French Ligue 1, English Premier League, Spanish La Liga, Italian Serie A, Major League Soccer, UEFA Champions League, Europa League, National and League Cups and more.

Check out our weekly event calendar for full match schedule. And if you are looking for a particular match, please let us know at…we will do our best to get it on the calendar.

Join us for French Conversation in 2019

2020 Dates for the French Conversation Table at Café Presse:

January:           15, 29                July:              01, 15, 29
February:         12, 26                 August:         12, 26
March:             11, 25                 September:   09, 23
April:                08, 22                 October:        07, 21
May:                 06, 20                 November:    04, 18
June:                03, 17                 December:   06, 16 (no meeting on 12/30)

Every second Wednesday from 4pm to 6pm, please join us for French conversation in the back room at Café Presse.   At each meeting, a French speaking facilitator will be on hand  to get the discussion rolling.  The Conversation Table is free and open to French speakers of all levels.  Hope to see you there!

And don’t forget that every day from 4pm to 6pm (including during the French Conversation Table!) you can enjoy our VinExpresse Happy Hour, when all in-house bottles of wine are available for take-out prices as well as special prices on wine-friendly snacks.

Bastille Day T-shirts still available


If you missed your chance on Bastille Day to purchase our limited edition t-shirt celebrating the 16th anniversary of Le Pichet’s Fête de Quatorze Juillet, fret not…Yes they are still available!

The shirts are 100% cotton, made in America and are available in unisex sizes S to XL.  The price is $20 and they are available at both Le Pichet and Café Presse while they last.

Come by or call to check size availability.


Two-sided totes now available

Two-sided totes, featuring Le Pichet and Cafe Presse logos, are 100% cotton canvas and made in America.

Two-sided totes, featuring Le Pichet and Cafe Presse logos, are 100% cotton canvas and made in America…lookin’ pretty stylish.

Just in at Cafe Presse and Le Pichet:  our two-sided cotton canvas totes featuring both the Le Pichet Cafe Presse logos.  Sized as a generous book or grocery bag, these totes are made of 100% natural cotton and are 100% made in America.  You can pick them up at Le Pichet or Cafe Presse for only $16 while supplies last.

Cafe Presse Does Private Events

Looking for a place to host a wedding dinner?  Special birthday party?  Family reunion? A brunch with co-workers?  A private party? 
The back room at Café Presse is available for  your private events throughout the day, all year long, any day of the week. 
We can seat up to 45 guests, and our Executive Chef will work with you to design the perfect menu, whether it be cocktails and hors d’œuvres, a casual buffet,  a family style supper, or a multi-course dinner.  Choose from our full selection of French country wines, beers and cocktails to accompany your  meal.

For information or to reserve the back room, please email us  at

Mardi Prix Fixe every Tuesday

Café Presse is proud to announce


Every Tuesday from 11am to 10pm

What:  A fixed price menu with your choice of 2 or 3 courses at a great price
When: Every Tuesday from 11am to 10pm
Where:  Café Presse of course!

Café Presse now offers a fixed price menu every Tuesday that lets YOU pick the number of courses you would like.  YOU make your choices from a special selection of seasonal dishes, then WE do the rest, all at a great price.

2 courses (starter + main course  or  main course + dessert)   $19
3 courses (starter + main course + dessert)                                 $25

PLUS:  Come in between 4pm and 6pm and also take advantage of Vin Expresse, when all bottles of wine are available in-house at our low take-out prices:  $9 to $15

For further information and reservations, call Café Presse at 206.709.7674

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