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Searching for Manhattan's best Cobb Salad

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Keith Feb 19, 2006 12:06 PM

For some reason today, I woke up with a craving for Cobb Salad. Anywhere that does this simple dish especially well? Interesting variations like Duck Cobb Salad or Lobster Cobb salad?

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    eastvillagegirl Feb 19, 2006 05:25 PM

    I can not say this is the best, but they do quite a good Cobb salad at Knickerbockers on University and 8th Street. I love a good Cobb salad, so I will be looking to see if anyone has any other nyc favorites. . . .

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      ndl Feb 23, 2006 03:41 PM

      Mayrose, near flatiron, does a really good classic one.

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      Wilfrid Feb 22, 2006 10:35 AM

      For lobster, Redeye Grill on Seventh Avenue in the 50s. I like their cobb salads generally, but they are heartily priced - $22, add lobster $35.

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        BobbyJambone Apr 23, 2006 08:59 PM

        The very best Cobb Salad in NY can be found at Le Pain Quotidien. I've had them at the 72nd Street location when they're listed as specials, but I understand you can order them off the menu at any location, any time.

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          cynnkitty Jan 25, 2007 11:48 AM

          A lovely Cobb salad can be found at The Cutting Room. (and inexpensive from what I recall- last I ate there was last year )

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            joe_restaurant Jan 25, 2007 12:04 PM

            Fred's at Barneys

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              Calcifer Jan 25, 2007 01:25 PM

              Don't know about best, but Walkers' in Tribeca does a very good one.

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                pennie Jan 26, 2007 06:08 AM

                I agree...not sure if it's the best in the city, but it's what keeps me going back to Walker's for brunch.

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                roze Jan 25, 2007 04:36 PM

                I loved Punch's cobb salad on broadway and 20th.

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