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ddelicious Nov 14, 2006 05:46 PM

This place was on restaurant makeover last night. Anybody tried it? It used to be called Ithaca, never went there but the food looked quite good on the show.

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    gtw Nov 15, 2006 05:05 PM

    We were at Peridot in early September and had disappointing meals. The manager and server were very friendly and helpful, however, the food was poorly prepared. I had the fish special which was very much overdone (not my favorite way to prepare fish) and my partner's lamb was so overdone that she could not eat it - very unusual for her. Perhaps this was an off night for the kitchen. It was late-ish but people came in after us and the room was essentially empty and I sensed that perhaps the manager was somehow involved with the cooking. Off night or not there are just too many places I want to try that I am unlikely to go back - this is perhaps my loss.

    1. Olivia Nov 15, 2006 12:55 AM

      I went there this summer, post-makeover, and the food was okay.

      Here's the other thread on Peridot:
      http://www.chowhound.com/topics/312635

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        ddelicious Nov 15, 2006 12:44 PM

        I did see that thread, I was wondering if there were any more opinions. No website yet.

      2. jennjen18 Nov 14, 2006 11:59 PM

        Do they have a website? Can't seem to find them.

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