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Great food within walking distance of Sacramento and VanNess?

dordogne Sep 20, 2006 09:00 PM

My fussy (or, more kindly, highly discriminating) dining companion does not like sushi or more generally Asian, Mexican or steak (all of which I know are available nearby) and loves Zuni, A16 and Oliveto. Any post-concert dinner recommendations in this neighborhood that would please such a palate?

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  1. Robert Lauriston RE: dordogne Sep 20, 2006 09:05 PM


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      chocolatetartguy RE: dordogne Sep 20, 2006 09:40 PM

      Keeping the recs in alphabetical order: Antica.

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        MuppetGrrl RE: dordogne Sep 20, 2006 09:43 PM

        Pesce is a fun tapas place, and the food's generally very good. There's also La Folie, where I've never been, but all the reviews seem to be raves.

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          Robert Lauriston RE: MuppetGrrl Sep 20, 2006 09:44 PM

          Second on both of those, though they're a bit further afield, other side of Broadway.

        2. Chris Rising RE: dordogne Sep 20, 2006 09:44 PM

          Street; Tablespoon; Le Petit Robert.

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            himbeer RE: dordogne Sep 20, 2006 10:36 PM

            the palate seems italian, so ristorante milano, frascati,

            1. anna RE: dordogne Sep 21, 2006 12:27 AM

              Matterhorn is a great Swiss/fondue restaurant. It's on Van Ness, but about 6 blocks away. Not sure if you consider that walking distance.


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                scenicrec RE: dordogne Sep 21, 2006 01:55 AM

                Quince, on Bush and Octavia, is def. worth the 8 or so blocks it would take to walk there, especially since your date is a fan of Oliveto!

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