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recommendations for jeanty at jack's?

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alice May 6, 2002 07:35 PM

i'm going to jeanty at jack's with some out-of-town guests next week. can anyone recommend any outstanding things they have there?

by the way, how are their desserts?

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    Kim Campbell RE: alice May 6, 2002 08:16 PM

    escarole salad, steak, foi gras (rich -- like foi gras!) -- desserts are fine. Try to get a table on the third floor

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      Swatkins RE: Kim Campbell May 7, 2002 01:24 PM

      The pigs feet salad is a must! Of course, the name in French is much more romantic...

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      Bob Savelli RE: alice May 6, 2002 10:01 PM

      Hi, here are the recommendations verbatim from one of my best friends. First-rate were the salmon carpaccio, leek salad. Tomato soup in puff pastry which was excellent. Mike said he could have consumed a gallon of the soup. Sole Meunierre, light, with lemon and garlic mashed potatoes. They didn't have dessert but are dying to go back, so that's says something. Hope this helps.

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        J. Wade RE: alice May 6, 2002 10:17 PM

        the tomato soup with puff pastry is fantastic.

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          ld RE: alice May 7, 2002 11:08 PM

          got 3 desserts: (1) rice pudding - do not recommend - very mushy/mealy. (2) lemon sorbet - VERY lemony! so so and (3) crepe - amazing!!! the winner

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