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City Hall on Duane St.

Liza Oct 13, 1999 01:49 PM

A quick report: So called heirloom tomatoes didn't look or taste like heirlooms; tiny grilled tuna; incredibly overpriced wine list; and the capper: lousy and loud music. Anyone else think this place is easily skipable?

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    Judy Oct 14, 1999 10:51 AM

    I went there with my extended family including three little kids. Though i didn't think it was over the top I thought they had a great selection and a kids menu which is unusual in that price range. We thought the food was really good--not mindblowing but very satisfying. I loved the chopped salad. Especially if you want to go someplace nice with kids I would give it a thumbs up.

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      gina b Nov 2, 1999 03:46 PM

      I agree-I had a great time there with 5 girfirends and a lovely meal was had by all! Not cheep but fun

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        Susan May 17, 2000 10:52 AM

        Just ate at City Hall on Monday 5/15/00. Thought it would be an overpriced business-man lunch type place. Although the service was that great, the food was. Had the crab omelette (daily special) that came with a salad and two slices of thick toast. We also had a nice bread basket. They have some outdoor seating which is always nice in the springtime. Now if only the waiter had paid more attention to us....

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      keith koenigsberg Oct 18, 1999 04:47 PM

      I'll add that the service was horibly slow, and inattentive, the one time I went.

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