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Confirmed: Alinea and Eleven Madison Trading Places for Five Days

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The rumors are true.

Daniel Humm, the chef at Eleven Madison Park has confirmed with The New York Times that the restaurant will be swapping places with three-Michelin-starred and Chicago-based restaurant Alinea for five days.

From the Times:

For five days in September, dinner customers at Eleven Madison Park will be treated to a meal that would normally be served at Alinea. Then, from October 10 through 14, dinner patrons at Alinea will get five days of Eleven Madison Park’s cuisine.

Tickets will cost $495 per person plus tax and a 20 percent service charge. Wine pairings are included in the price.

“Here’s my restaurant, take it for a week'” Humm told the Times. “You’ve got to be pretty close to do that.”

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