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North Pond recs?

adam Jul 19, 2006 04:06 PM

First, thanks to everyone on this board who helped me pick North Pond for my anniversary dinner. I hadn't heard of the place before, and it looks awesome (food, views, ambience, etc).

What do people recommend? Either a la carte, the seasonal tasting menu, anything else? And anyone have and recs from their wine list (good bargains, esp. reds)? http://www.northpondrestaurant.com/te...

Thanks, again, so much.

  1. h
    Helper Monkey Jul 19, 2006 10:21 PM

    Their beet salad is always fantastic.

    1. m
      mattlap_2000 Jul 21, 2006 07:30 PM

      I'm glad you ended up choosing North Pond - it's definitely one of my favorites.

      It's tough to reccomend a specific dish on the a la Carte menu, merely because the menu changes so frequently that it's rare to see a dish that I've had before still on it. That said, I've had their Foie Gras appetizer and loved it. I've had the seasonal tasting Prix Fixe as well, and left quite happy (I enjoyed it more than more expensive such meals at Charlie Trotter's and Tru).

      1. kellog sully Sep 16, 2006 03:17 PM

        Nice place, warm, charming with great food. Unfortunately, our waiter was such a doink (please keep sophomoric political attitudes to yourself) that it really offset an otherwise great experience. Will retry.

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