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Jar-like dining in OC?

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TheSpaceman Dec 15, 2006 12:53 AM

For our 11th anniversary, my husband and I would like to leave the twins with their grandparents in Huntington Beach and have a nice dinner Sunday or Monday night. Nothing *too-too* fancy -- something along the lines of Jar in L.A., Region in San Diego, Auriga in Minneapolis. (I'm not sure what you'd call a restaurant like that -- slow food?) Any suggestions?

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    cdmedici Dec 15, 2006 01:36 PM

    I have never been to Jar. Looking at their website tells me it is high quality American Cuisine in a relaxed atmosphere.

    Take a look at Park Ave.
    http://www.parkavedining.com/

    Also..take a look at both Sage restaurants.
    http://www.sagerestaurant.com/

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      bahamafoodfiend Dec 15, 2006 05:03 PM

      You might enjoy The Melting Pot in Irvine. The atmosphere is great, the booths are very high so you have privacy and the food is excellent.

      1. t
        TheSpaceman Dec 16, 2006 08:01 AM

        thanks for the recommendations!

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