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JacquelineT Nov 1, 2006 07:50 PM

Any recommendations for the best place to get Sunday brunch buffet-style (like they have at fancy hotels)?

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    piccola RE: JacquelineT Nov 2, 2006 12:15 AM

    City Bakery. Expensive, but soooooo worth it.

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      jessicah15 RE: JacquelineT Nov 2, 2006 01:50 PM

      The best spot (mainly for the atmosphere) is the Central Park Boathouse. The food is also pretty good. Especially nice on warm spring or summer morning. I'm sure it's nice in the cold weather, however the outdoor seating will not be an option.

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        verb72 RE: JacquelineT Nov 2, 2006 02:29 PM

        Ulysses on Stone street without a doubt... oysters, clams, shrimp and guinness what could be better?

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          Briek RE: JacquelineT Nov 2, 2006 04:16 PM

          I've never been, but I've heard that the Rainbow Room has a pretty spectacular brunch (however I looked on the Website and it seems very expensive for brunch).

          This is not in Manhattan, but the best brunch buffet I've ever been to was at the Garden City Hotel. It was beautifully set up and had loads of fresh seafood, delicious eggs, and pastries.

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            srgift RE: JacquelineT Nov 3, 2006 12:55 PM

            The Water Club has a very nice buffet brunch. $35 includes coffee/tea. Smoked salmon, smoked trout, jumbo shrimp, oysters are some of the highlights.

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              KRS RE: JacquelineT Nov 4, 2006 12:48 PM

              I've never been disappointed at Aqavit, even at the high price point.

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