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Birthday Dinner - Great Atmosphere - Somewhere Downtown - Up to $30/head all-inclusive- Help! :)

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lvnlife287 Jan 17, 2007 08:01 PM

Looking for a fun place to celebrate a birthday on a Saturday night. Would love it to be downtown, maybe in the village area, any type of food except for indian, up to $30/head (meal, soft drink, tax & tip)It will probably be 10-15 people for dinner.

Suggestions please! :)

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    mle18 Jan 17, 2007 08:59 PM

    Gnocco--great Italian, reasonable prices. Should be able to get in under $30 a head if you don't drink too much. East Village.

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      kicks82 Jan 17, 2007 09:30 PM

      Esperanto in the East Village, very cool place, good South American food.

      1. nyufoodie Jan 19, 2007 05:50 AM

        Cafecito in the East Village just north of esperanto...pretty tiny place though but, has a long table/space on the end to fit a group of 10 to 15. Had dinner with a group of 15 peeps there before Christmas and ended-up paying something like 20 - 25 per head all in. you have to watch your drinks though. that's where budgets gets screwed most of the time. you also have to reserve a table ahead of time.

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          slynnkiino Jan 19, 2007 01:51 PM

          Loreley--fun German place on Rivington. Best during the warmer months when the garden is open, but food is pretty good and within your price range. They have large tables, too. Be sure to order some of the hot bretzels.

          --Sarah
          http://www.avenuefood.com

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