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Monmouth County-good restaurant for Anniversary dinner?

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k8t13 Jul 14, 2006 05:13 AM

My husband and I are celebrating our second anniversary this summer and would love to find a romantic but not stuffy restaurant with excellent food. We're bored of our usuals (Bistro Ole, Piccola Italia, Buena Sera). Any good suggestions?

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    fornaio Jul 17, 2006 04:31 PM

    Moonstruck in Asbury Park...
    Indigo Moon is a great suggestion though.

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      Bob Martinez Jul 17, 2006 05:34 PM

      "Moonstruck in Asbury Park..."

      Yes it is. That's why I said that Indigo Moon was in Atlantic Highlands. :-)

    2. Bob Martinez Jul 17, 2006 03:17 PM

      Indigo Moon is Atlantic Highlands would be a great choice for a special occasion. They serve inventive and well prepared French influenced New American cuisine in a relaxed but classy setting. The prices are what you'd expect for a special occasion place but the fact that it's BYO takes some of the edge off that.

      http://www.indigochef.com/

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        k8t13 Jul 17, 2006 09:39 PM

        Wow, I just looked at their menu-my mouth is watering! Everything sounds delicious. The BYOB fact makes it a perfect choice too. Thanks so much!!

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        fpatrick Jul 16, 2006 02:25 AM

        Restaurant Nicholas in Middletown
        http://www.restaurantnicholas.com/men...

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          autumnlilacs Jul 15, 2006 03:22 PM

          Have you ever heard of The Mill? It's in Spring Lake and I must say, the atmosphere is quite romantic...perfect for a nice anniversary dinner. The prices aren't too bad, but it's not cheap. Like I said before, the restaurant is really nice. It's clean, quiet, romantic. If you do decide to go, I'm sure you'll enjoy it! :)

          http://www.themillatslh.com/

          1. Angelina Jul 15, 2006 03:21 PM

            Only a few thoughts:

            Fromogerie (French) Rumson

            Angelica's (Italian) BYOB Sea Bright

            Bobo's 33 (Mediterran) Atlantic Highlands

            Salt Creek Grille (American) Rumson

            Once I think of more, I will post. ALl of the above have websites, so you can look at the menu before going.

            Happy Anniversary!

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              k8t13 Jul 17, 2006 01:12 AM

              Thanks so much for your help. I will definitely look up their websites.

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