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Any restaurants overlook rockefeller center?

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brianbkny Nov 27, 2006 04:01 PM

besides the rock center cafe?

thanks

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    RGR RE: brianbkny Nov 27, 2006 04:07 PM

    The Sea Grill, more upscale than Rock Center Cafe, is on the other side of the skating rink.

    http://www.rapatina.com/seaGrill/

    1. welle RE: brianbkny Nov 27, 2006 04:09 PM

      If you're looking for the tree views, Brasserie Ruhlmann and Morrell's Wine Bar.

      There is also a small variety deli type restaurant that faces the tree - City 75. They have a sit-down place upstairs that serves dinner.

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        brianbkny RE: brianbkny Nov 27, 2006 04:41 PM

        a tree view is exactly what i'm looking for. any more suggestions?

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          RGR RE: brianbkny Nov 27, 2006 04:48 PM

          Other than a tree view, what exactly are you looking for?

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            brianbkny RE: RGR Nov 27, 2006 07:05 PM

            Thats it, just a place that has a nice view of the tree

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              Pupster RE: brianbkny Nov 28, 2006 12:45 PM

              http://nymag.com/daily/food/2006/11/l...

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          Jack_ RE: brianbkny Nov 27, 2006 09:23 PM

          Havn't tried it but there is a restaurant inside Saks 5th Ave that has great views of Rock center

          1. welle RE: brianbkny Dec 1, 2006 03:19 PM

            brian, please update us on whether you could make it into any of the places mentioned for the tree-lighting ceremony.

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              brianbkny RE: brianbkny Dec 4, 2006 03:40 PM

              I decided not to find a place around there since the sea grill and rock center are not taking reservations until like February. the saks cafe closes at 5pm on the weekdays. going to dine somewhere else and then check the tree and windows out.

              thanks for the suggestions though!

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                Jack_ RE: brianbkny Dec 5, 2006 11:15 AM

                Thanks for the update

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