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deniald Oct 12, 2006 08:48 PM

Looking for a place with a good lobster dish (not whole) for a birthday dinner. Any type of cuisine would be fine. Good vegetarian or seafood appetizers would be a bonus.
Thanks!!!

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  1. dkstar1 RE: deniald Oct 12, 2006 09:02 PM

    Wallse's poached lobster dish is really good.

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      MMRuth RE: dkstar1 Oct 12, 2006 09:04 PM

      I was *just* thinking the same thing - every dish that I've had at Wallse with lobster has been excellent. Also, I remember an appetizer at Annisa that was "lobster three ways" or something like that - don't know if they still have it.

    2. Scott V RE: deniald Oct 12, 2006 10:03 PM

      Union Square Cafe serves a Lobster "Shepherd's Pie" on Mondays.

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        dkstar1 RE: Scott V Oct 12, 2006 10:15 PM

        that's my favorite dish at USC. Good call. Note, its only served one day a week (I think Tuesdays but I could be wrong).

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          RGR RE: dkstar1 Oct 13, 2006 12:16 AM

          Acc. to the menu on USC's website, Scott V is correct -- it is Monday.

          http://www.unionsquarecafe.com

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        eve RE: deniald Oct 13, 2006 01:53 AM

        Wallse does have a great lobster entree. Also Danube, Bouley and Aureole.

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          grapenehi RE: deniald Oct 14, 2006 01:14 AM

          What about the lobster roll at Pearl Oyster Bar? I remember it being pretty good, but haven't been in a while. Might be a little too casual than what you had in mind.

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            Briek RE: deniald Oct 14, 2006 02:10 AM

            The Red Eye Grill in Midtown has a lobster pot pie that is really delicious. I think there was a 2lb. lobster inside of it along with a good amount of fresh vegetables. This was about a year ago, so I'm not sure if it is still on the menu, but if it is, I HIGHLY recommend it.

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