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RoniRoni Jan 8, 2007 09:56 PM

Who has been? Heard it's good.

Old Chianti spot on Melrose.

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    Obessed Feb 5, 2007 10:46 AM

    It's called the Village Idiot.

    Check out this post for reviews and more information:
    http://www.chowhound.com/topics/362015

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      pjsace Feb 5, 2007 09:52 AM

      The sign says Public House, but The Village Idiot just the nickname of the joint? Anybody try it out yet? It looked packed on Saturday night when I drove by.

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        peanut112 Jan 9, 2007 05:08 PM

        You are referring to The Village Idiot. It's in a 'soft opening' at the moment. The owners are all a bunch of great guys with experience in clubs and restaurants. It'll be a casual, fun eatery, with traditional pub-fare but perhaps a little bit nicer. They have a few really great beers on tap that aren't too common in other bars.
        I think this place will be warm and inviting. All of the staff were pleasant and engaging and for doing NO P.R. it was actually pretty crowded on Friday evening.

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