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Rehearsal Dinner in LIC/Astoria?

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candysays Jan 30, 2007 04:16 PM

I"m wondering if any of you experts have any recommendations for a rehearsal dinner (about 35 ppl) in Long Island City or Astoria. Our wedding is at Metropolitan Building on 11th Ave and 44th Street and many of our out of town guests will be staying at the Comfort Inn on Crescent Street. We're talking a large group of Ohioans who've never been to the city, so I'd like to make it as easy for them as possible. We could do something near the 7 in Manhattan, but I'd really like to avoid Manhattan prices.

Italian (particularly family style), Mexican, Tapas - we're open to whatever. Probably would stay away from Thai or Indian even though we love it, don't think it would go over well with the relatives.

Thanks in advance!

BTW, the wedding is at the end of April if that makes any difference.

  1. Monkey Man Jake Jan 30, 2007 05:27 PM

    It sounds like yer talkin 'bout Manducatis. I would say almost walking distance... but that part a LIC, I wouldn't.

    1. c
      candysays Feb 2, 2007 11:25 AM

      Thanks!

      1. b
        Brooke7128 Sep 22, 2009 08:54 PM

        HI
        i know your post was a while ago, bu/ t i am considering the MB for my wedding- i was wondering how everything turned out? were you happy?
        thank you!

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