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Any cheap eats-with seating-in the Bloomingdales area?

kernel Dec 12, 2006 01:46 PM

Really not familiar with the area but seeing an off-Broadway show in the vicinity on Thursday.

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    JulesEV Dec 14, 2006 10:08 PM

    Paper Moon Express on 59th between Madison & Park has Italian-themed salads & pizzas.

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      Captain Dec 14, 2006 09:58 PM

      John & Tony's, cheap but decent red suace Italian, at 60th & 1st. My significant other likes the veal piccata, but cannot keep from dipping bread into my veal parm.

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        angelaf Dec 14, 2006 09:58 PM

        Fresh Basil's, on Lex ave between 55th and 56th is affordable, acceptable Italian.

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          KeyserSoze Dec 14, 2006 09:53 PM

          The frozen yogurt stand IN Bloomingdales!

          1. jenniebnyc Dec 13, 2006 05:47 PM

            There is a great Turkish place on 54th and 2nd called TAKSIM. Don't know if this is too far out of the way, but their food is fresh and delicious and very reasonable prices.

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            1. re: jenniebnyc
              kernel Dec 15, 2006 10:45 AM

              Had dinner there last night-WONDERFUL: hummus with falafel, moussaka, and lamb shank. Deliciious and truly friendly service...now if they'd only oopen a branch in Brooklyn. Thanks for the rec!

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              kernel Dec 13, 2006 02:09 AM

              dinner-about 30 w/tax/tip/4/2

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                mobahat Dec 12, 2006 02:47 PM

                Teodora is pretty good. It's on 57th bet lex and 3rd.

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                1. re: mobahat
                  kernel Dec 13, 2006 02:15 AM

                  oh boy-just checked out their prices-not for my budget

                2. jenniebnyc Dec 12, 2006 02:20 PM

                  Lunch or Dinner?
                  How cheap?

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