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Shiro v. Parkway Grill v. Bistro K

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avacadosando Feb 21, 2007 01:53 PM

Planning a dinner for two tomorrow, and will bring a great bottle of red wine. Just want to go where the best food is; decor, service, price all secondary. Which of these three would you recommend? Other suggestions around Pasadena appreciated also. Thanks!

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  1. ipsedixit Feb 21, 2007 01:53 PM

    Bistro K. Easy.

    1. anniegg Feb 21, 2007 01:57 PM

      That would be my choice of the three also. Bistro K.
      http://rantsnravesnreviews.blogspot.com

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        avacadosando Feb 21, 2007 02:03 PM

        Is there a review of Bistro K on the blog? I see Bistro 45 but not Bistro K.

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          anniegg Feb 22, 2007 09:54 AM

          My bad. I read the thread wrong! Not been to Bistro K yet. I definately have heard great things about it, very creative. I have been to Shiro and Parkway, both are good but not nearly as creative as Bistro K. Check out their menu on-line.

      2. Clare K Feb 22, 2007 10:14 AM

        I would say Parkway or Bistro K...definitely think the latter would be a more adventurous choice. Also, could be hard to get a reservation at Parkway if you are going tomorrow. They book up quickly.

        Shiro can be on/off, so I wouldn't risk it.

        Clare K.
        http://rainydaysandsundays-c.blogspot...

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          hungrygirl106 Feb 22, 2007 10:34 AM

          I can't speak to the other options, but I have found Parkway Grill to be dull and kind of corporate, both in terms of the food and decor. Wouldn't be my choice unless you're hosting a work function.

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            avacadosando Feb 22, 2007 01:27 PM

            Bistro K seems like the overwhelming favorite. Thanks for your input. Will be going there tonight!

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