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Microsoft Prime Card - Rest Recs?

soypower Jan 25, 2007 03:58 PM

My brother just got his MS Prime Card and we are looking to try some of the restaurants out. Here is a link to the restaurants that qualify for discounts...Any recommendations?


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    Lauren RE: soypower Jan 26, 2007 08:35 AM

    That link didn't work for me.

    1. barleywino RE: soypower Jan 26, 2007 08:45 AM

      Prime Card discount tends to apply to steak-type places. A friend of mine who has Prime card likes to use it at Waterfront grill, Benihana (for the teppanyaki filet mignon), Canlis, Ponti's (especially the outside balcony overlooking the canal in warm weather). I think you also get some sort of small discount at Herbfarm.

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        ethereal RE: soypower Jan 26, 2007 09:07 AM

        Prime card dining benefits are the same as Passport Card. See passportunlimited.com.

        Restaurants from the list we often eat at include:
        -Waterfront Grill
        -Calabria (Kirkland)
        -Cactus (Kirkland...not sure if Madison Park is part of it also)
        -Tap House (Bellevue)
        -Yarrow Bay Beach Cafe/Yarrow Bay Grill (Kirkland)
        -Rikki Rikki (Kirkland)
        -Mama Melina's (U-Dist)
        -Earth and Ocean (W)
        -Racha (Seattle Center)
        -Ponti Seafood

        We use it often for a variety of foods.

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          mingm RE: ethereal Jan 26, 2007 12:18 PM

          fyi, canlis is no longer part of the program since dec

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            soypower RE: mingm Jan 26, 2007 01:43 PM

            that's too bad...i would love it if canlis were on that list!

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          lisaf RE: soypower Jan 26, 2007 12:52 PM

          I'm not sure if the list is the same because when I look up some of the places on both websites they appear on the Passport card but not the Prime card. For example, Cactus is not listed on the Prime card but is on Passport. Bummer it doesn't work for the Madison Park location or we'd use it all the time.

          Ethereal, do you have the Passport card or are you a Microsoft FTE?

          The list changes all the time. Nell's used to be on it as did Banjara and The Ram, but no longer. I guess Canlis has also left.

          We like Mistral, Lola, Ponti. I noticed that Salish Lodge is also on the list. If you live on the Eastside, Coho Cafe and Waters are on it. Also Tully's for coffee.

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