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Kips Bay Movie + Dinner

carlyle Jul 31, 2006 06:23 PM

Search reveals a year has gone by since the last query on this topic and I'm heading there with a good food friend to see Scoop. Is there anything suitable for the heat wave and champagne taste on a beer budget or need we stroll down to Shake Shack? Chowhounds have warned against Totonno's and rec'd the Ale House--is there a fresh kitchen in the area? Many thx.

  1. julesj66 Jul 31, 2006 08:08 PM

    I'm a fan of Waterfront especially for the proximity to the theater. I'd also recommend Ali Baba for Turkish on 34th betw. 2nd & 3rd, if you like that sort of food.

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      Pupster Jul 31, 2006 06:28 PM

      Some suggestions in that area:

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        carlyle Jul 31, 2006 06:39 PM

        Thank you so much, I forgot about Turkish Kitchen--a big favorite from days gone by for the dumplings in yogurt-based sauce and the wonderful hosts, service and ambience. Hooray!

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          Pupster Jul 31, 2006 06:48 PM

          It would've been my choice too.

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        aunteejoy Jul 31, 2006 06:26 PM

        how about Sip Sak? It's not too far (2nd betw. 49th & 50th) and their food is great.

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