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Anyone cash in their 401(k) to dine at Masa yet?

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diropstim Oct 21, 2006 12:05 AM

I'm fairly profligate in my chow spending, but $350 per person pre-tax, -tip and -beverage seems a little nuts, even for me, so I've hesitated to take the plunge. Should I break out my water wings, or does raw fish only get so good? The only thing that makes the prices seem almost doable is the fact that you're saving a wad on your airfare to and from Tokyo.

  1. Brian S Oct 21, 2006 12:32 AM

    Someone posted an eloquent review last month.

    http://www.chowhound.com/topics/show/...

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    1. re: Brian S
      coll Oct 21, 2006 11:48 AM

      Great review, sounds like it's worth the price to me. Too bad I don't have $1,000 laying around!

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      serious Oct 21, 2006 11:57 AM

      I was taken as a birthday treat. A wonderful experience, but if you have a couple of (small) bottles of sake, a dinner for two is more like $1400 before you are out the door. Would I like to go again? Dreaming of it.

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      1. re: serious
        coll Oct 21, 2006 12:06 PM

        Yeah, I'm dreaming of someone taking me who wouldn't notice the price! Anything's possible...

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