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Lunch dates with friends are basically a form of therapy for me at this point in my life, and I do take full advantage of the affordability of lunch sets in Japan.  Hello, less than $15 for a four or five course lunch?  Sign me up!

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Because today was an early release day for the elementary school kids, our lunch date had a very specific expiration time.  We HAD to be back on base around 12:30 when the kids are let out of school.  Our obvious choice was ramen–quick, easy, and delicious but we deviated from our game plan as soon as someone mentioned “Italian” and “pretty fast.”

11035467_671760491314_7087741860959683058_nBistro Cafe Trois has a set lunch menu (English menu available!).  For less than 1500 yen, the meal comes with soup, salad/appetizer, entrée, dessert, and beverage.  Seriously awesome deal.

11045383_671760496304_6832886422581512959_nOur soup, salad, and appetizer were delicious and just the right portion for the generous entrée and dessert courses that followed.

11124_671760626044_7946189943387455369_n10644988_671760636024_5025172710820089692_nMy peroncini pasta.  Yum.

10428487_671760700894_499043533467563665_nMy friend’s ham and mushroom pasta.  According to my friend, delicious:  perfect, thin slices of ham with a light cream sauce.

11060267_671760660974_506566743592149745_nAnother friend’s teriyaki chicken pizza.  It was sooo good, potato and all.  Yes, they have regular pizzas (three cheese, margherita pizza, etc), but I’m so glad we tried this.

10422350_671760665964_9006527398139042842_nFinally the dessert course.  Everything was good…the crème brûlée was incredible.  I still wish I had licked the ramekin.  11037639_671760765764_3124254324477404713_n

So did we get back in time to get our kids?  Yes!  We left base at 11:00, got there at 11:15, ordered by 11:30 and were back to base by 12:30.  Of course, we were scarfing it down and speaking really fast!  Next time we’ll slow down–but it’s great to know that if we’re ever in a time crunch, Bistro Café Trois is a viable option.  Service was great and there was hardly any wait for the food to come out.  We were all impressed.

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Bistro Café Trois definitely made it on my “must return” list of restaurants.  It’s close to base (near Nafco) and very easy to find.

Address:

南岩国町2丁目5-12-3
Iwakuni

Phone Number: 0827-32-9500

Hours: 11:00-15:00 (lunch), 17:00-22:00 (dinner)

Parking:  Free and plenty

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