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Scott's (Oakland) - What Would You Recommend?

J T Aug 31, 2006 05:35 PM

I've a dinner party to go to at Scott's at Jack London Square. Never been there before. Can someone suggest 3-4 items on the menu? Appetizers/Soups/Entrees?

Thanks in Advance,


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  1. Robert Lauriston RE: J T Aug 31, 2006 05:55 PM

    That's part of the Restaurants Unlimited chain. Best to stick to simple grilled salmon or steak. Anything involving combining ingredients is dangerous.

    1. Foodrat RE: J T Aug 31, 2006 08:22 PM

      The raspberry jack for dessert. In the past, I have enjoyed the fried calamari dinner but served as an app.

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        Jefferson RE: J T Sep 1, 2006 02:26 AM

        My last two visits to the Scott's in Palo Alto were very disappointing. Fish not cooked correctly and/or serious problems with service. They will be my last two visits. Not sure about JLS location.

        1. lexdevil RE: J T Sep 1, 2006 03:11 AM

          They do have a talent for mucking things up. My approach at places like this (and the old Spengers) is to order shrimp or crab louis. If they don't have to cook it, it's harder for them to destroy it.

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