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Reel Inn

I am being pressured to go to dinner at the Reel Inn. There are plenty of positive/negative reviews though the review posted on Oct 14 by jimjp300 makes me not inclined to go at all.

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

Is it worth a meal/drink for me to sit at a picnic table on a Saturday night in November and potentially freeze my buns off? It doesn't seem like it to me...but the pressure is being applied.

Thanks.

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  1. Do you like the people who are pressuring you? It's not a bad place...much more fun on a warm sunny day than a November night, I would say...very casual atmosphere, not bad food, surprisingly drinkable wine...but if you're looking for a fine dining experience, this ain't it!

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    1. re: LT from LF

      just make sure you get the fish and chips versus the grilled items. the latter dishes tend to be pretty bland and can boarder on bad.

    2. I would go to Duke's.

      1. Reel inn is this funky little joint that you have to be in the mood for. The food is good enough. If your want upscale
        or even a waiter your in the wrong place.

        1. if you know a bit about seafood, the food is totally terrible + i tried different things. my friend likes to go + now i lost all respect for his taste buds. horrid. i'd say go to duke's, as did chica

          1. trust me, this place is scary bad, just don't eat anything there it is horrid