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anne Mar 26, 2001 12:37 PM

I have a client coming in for a show at Lincoln
Center and I need a good recomendation for a resturant around there any ideas?

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    wheels RE: anne Mar 26, 2001 01:01 PM

    Rosa Mexicana

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      Ira Kaplan RE: wheels Mar 26, 2001 02:25 PM

      Is Rosa Mexicano by Lincoln Center as good as the one on 59th and 1st? When it first opened, I read several reviews that panned the food at the new Rosa Mexicano. Any opinions? Thanks.

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        gab RE: Ira Kaplan Mar 26, 2001 04:25 PM

        I don't think the food at Rosa Mexicano is so hot. The atmosphere is wonderul, though. What really stands out is their guacamole, but other than that I found the food lackluster and the prices high.

        I agree with the Picholine recommendation. If you're expensing it, there's always Jean-Georges. Gabriel's was good on my last visit, though not quite as good as Picholine. (I haven't been to Jean-Georges, so all I know is their reputation.)

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          Lou from Queens RE: gab Apr 5, 2001 10:59 PM

          For a very good French Bistro try La Boite en Bois 75 W 68th Street. Good pre-theatre price fix meal at this little hideaway. Need reservations.

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      Ari Ariel RE: anne Mar 26, 2001 01:34 PM

      Picholine or Shun Lee would be my choices...is this an expense account dinner?

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        debbie RE: anne Mar 26, 2001 04:22 PM


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          Cherish RE: anne Mar 28, 2001 01:40 AM

          Picholine or Cafe des Artistes.

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            Jim Leff RE: Cherish Mar 28, 2001 01:47 AM

            Warning! Warning! Danger! Danger!

            It's been mentioned several times...but not lately...that Picholine is badly, badly, badly downhill these days. You may not have been there in a while.

            Used to be a fave of mine. Alas.


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