I was inspired by yesterday's Presidential visit to show what you can achieve if you really put your mind to it. In other words, none of the following dishes cost over $7 (i.e. about the same price as fast food!) if you visit our city's best French eatery, The Refectory Restaurant, during Happy Hour (4:30-6:30).

Check out these beauties!

Glasses of wine are also discounted--I enjoyed the above half-off apps, salads and soups with crisp sips of Moet et Chandon Blanc de Blanc for $8 per!

For a more detailed account, check out an upcoming Alive.