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Saturday Night - Bacar, Florio or Clementine?

poulet_roti Nov 11, 2006 02:01 PM

My wife and I are going to dinner tonight with another couple. Everybody is looking for a good night out without too much hassle after long week. I know these restaurants are vastly different, especially Bacar, but any thoughts based on recent experiences?

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  1. Lori SF RE: poulet_roti Nov 11, 2006 03:57 PM

    I think Clementine might be the most relaxing. Report back

    1. Robert Lauriston RE: poulet_roti Nov 11, 2006 05:10 PM

      Bacar can be pretty hopping, but once I'm settled in a booth it always feels very relaxed and comfortable. Service is usually very good. Great food, lots of choices, amazing wine list.

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        poulet_roti RE: poulet_roti Nov 11, 2006 08:42 PM

        Change in plans - going to Ristorante Milano

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          DavidT RE: poulet_roti Nov 11, 2006 09:52 PM

          Milano is a very good choice. I have a friend who has eaten there at least once a week for 10 years.

          Florio has a menu that is relatively modest in scope. They do a steak&frites for two people that is pretty good.

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          hankstramm RE: poulet_roti Nov 11, 2006 09:47 PM

          If you ever do go to Clementine--their Pain Perdu dessert is amazing. It's a must!!!

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            Maya RE: hankstramm Nov 12, 2006 07:03 PM

            That dessert makes me cry, it's so good. Best dessert in the city, IMO.

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