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Lunch tomorrow around 5th and 45th?

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pacz Dec 19, 2006 06:40 PM

I have a 1:30pm appaointment tomorrow around 5th and 45th. Is there anyplace nearby for a late lunch, say around 3:00? Not very picky, just know I will be hungry!

Thanks.

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    RGR RE: pacz Dec 19, 2006 08:21 PM

    Branzini, on the corner of Madison & 41st St., is a casual trattoria-style restaurant that serves Italian/Mediterranean cuisine. The menu includes things like salads and paninis, as well as more substantial fare. It's been quite a while since we had lunch there, but their version of the eponymous fish is one of the best I've had. They are open throughout the afternoon.

    http://www.menupages.com/restaurantde...

    1. NAtiveNewYorker RE: pacz Dec 19, 2006 08:23 PM

      Inside the Pan Am Building is Naples 45 at 45th Street and Vanderbilt. They sell their pizza by the slice. And underneath Grand Central is a food cort.

      For more upscale, go to Ammos on Vanderbilt and 45th. Great (upscale...not authentic) Greek. Thier grilled cheese sahndwich with fries is great.

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        foodluvngal RE: pacz Dec 20, 2006 01:03 PM

        Try the Argentine Pavillion on 46th (or maybe 45th) between 5th & 6th. Great fish and their Parrillada (mixed grill) is wonderful, though I ask for it without the kidneys...unless i bring my cat along.

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