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PeteDelfino Nov 2, 2006 02:35 PM

I have a business dinner coming up at Raouls, their choice not mine.
Can anyone tell me about their experieneces there??

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    DaveS Nov 2, 2006 05:11 PM

    Went there once a while back, late night. Based on my experience, and talking to other people, stick with meat. I had lamb chops, if I recall correctly, and they were quite good.

    (Plus my wife and I were one table away from Drew Barrymore, Cameron Diaz and Justin Timberlake.)

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      PeteDelfino Nov 8, 2006 02:43 PM

      Dave, thanks...went there on Monday night....had the steak and fries...really delicious...nice choice of wines by the glass.

      Actually sat next to Will Farrell...

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        Sweatshirt Guy Nov 8, 2006 04:14 PM

        Get the steak frites and escaregot. They are both top notch there.

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          PeteDelfino Nov 9, 2006 02:58 PM

          Thanks Sweatshirt...I did have the steak and the fries were great...especially with the peppercorn sauce...yummy...although I like escargots, I opted for the warm pear frisee salad with goat cheese...good also.

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            Sweatshirt Guy Nov 9, 2006 09:39 PM

            You are welcome! Glad you enjoyed one of my favorite joints.

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            tzankel Nov 9, 2006 06:21 PM

            The setak au poivre is excellent, and the oysters are quite fresh.

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              Annabelicious Nov 17, 2006 05:13 AM

              My favorite ny restaurant. It does get loud later; they crank the music as the night goes on. Tarot card reader at top of stairs. Meryl S. there one time I was there....I've never had a bad meal there. Excellent. Great Ny local spot. You want to sit up front or the first room for the real experience. Once we sat in the very back back room and that was a drag....ambience was not half as good. Request a banquette right in the front bar if you like to people watch.

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