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Reisterstown Area - Sonny Lee's? Mia Carolina?

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ChiGirl Jan 16, 2007 02:11 PM

Anyone been to either of these restaurants? What do you think? I'm going to both in the next month and am wondering what to expect. Thanks!

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    jgrun RE: ChiGirl Jan 28, 2007 04:38 PM

    Mia Carolina is one of my favorite restaurants. I had a large dinner party there and the food was fresher than anything I have ever tasted. The waitor was a pleasure and the busboys were quick, accessible and polite. Its an italian restaurant that looks plain from the outside but its a treasure in the inside!
    Sonny Lees is probabbly the best chinese restaurant in town. Its extremely upscale for a chinese restaurant. Its a posh laid back atmosphere. The waitors can speak english and are very easy to understand. Its expensive but definetly worth it!

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      MDicecreamguy RE: ChiGirl Feb 15, 2007 04:14 PM

      Both of these places are great! THe home made bread at Mia Carolina may be the best I've EVER had! ( Save room for the entree....if you can !) Definitely a "hidden treasure" as one of the best Italian restaurants in the Balto. area !

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        crowsonguy RE: MDicecreamguy Jan 8, 2008 07:33 PM

        Went to Mia Carolina for lunch tody when I was in the Reisterstown area: what a great place! Lobster bisque: silky, rich and resh tasting, with little lumps of still tender lobster. Insalata Pavarotti: very good salad with roasted veggies, plum tomato, kalamatas and roasted veggies. The only fault to me was that it was served a bit too cold. Pizza funghi i formaggio: yummy gooey strong goat and mozz cheeses, and portabella mushrooms with no tomato sauce to disrupt the taste. Pleasant, timely service too.

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