After a courageous two year battle with cancer, Annick LeJeune LeDouaron, 70, of North Bergen, NJ passed away on October 31st at her home, surrounded by her loved ones. She was born on November 10,1944 in Bretagne, France. Annick was was the beloved owner of LaMirabelle Restaurant on 102 W 86th Street, since August of 1984.
Annick was adored by her customers and had the reputation of making all the restaurant’s guests feel as if they were a part of our family. Annick fought her illness with dignity and bravery, never once complaining or losing faith. Anyone lucky enough to have met Annick quickly learned of her generosity, kindness and passion for her family. She was loved and supported by so many friends and patrons and we the family are extremely grateful for this.
La Mirabelle Restaurant opened its' doors on the upper west side on August 13, 1984 by Annick and Emmanuel LeDouaron. Its' first location for 14 years was on 86th street near Riverside Drive. For the past 17 years, La Mirabelle has been located on 86th street near Columbus Avenue.
La Mirabelle is a family run restaurant serving classic French dishes. Owners Nathalie and her husband, Loic feel that everyone who enters La Mirabelle should feel like part of the family. Our staff have been with us for many years, including Annick's long time friend, Danielle Ruperti, who also sings for the customers. We strive to give our customers an atmosphere in which they can feel at home, enjoy a delicious meal with courteous service.