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Craft has no tasting menu?

bobzemuda Oct 4, 2006 08:58 PM

I was surprised to find, when calling Craft for a reservation today, that they do not offer any kind of tasting/degustation menu.

Certainly, there menu layout differs from the norm, but the idea of a tasting, to me, is that you are just fed whatever is either a)freshest/best b) a signature dish.

That's throws a wrench into my two tasting menu plan in NYC as I don't feel, just by ordering from the menu, with only two people (my wife and I) we'd truly get an idea of what the restaurant is about.

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    lisette Oct 4, 2006 09:04 PM

    Invite someone to join you? We're going on Friday night with another couple, wanna' join us?

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    1. re: lisette
      bobzemuda Oct 4, 2006 10:07 PM

      I'd love to, except for the small detail that I'm in St. Louis.

      I was looking to make a reservation for early November.

    2. Wilfrid Oct 4, 2006 09:22 PM

      On many occasions I've ordered at Craft just by specifying number and type of courses and letting the chef decide what to send out. Amounts to the same thing.

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      1. re: Wilfrid
        bobzemuda Oct 4, 2006 10:06 PM

        good point, I suppose it does.

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