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Need recs for dinner in the 30s East Side near Lex

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MargaritaGirl Mar 13, 2007 02:12 PM

My companion has said she wants either Mexican, Italian or "fancy." Anyone?

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    TipsyMcStagger RE: MargaritaGirl Mar 13, 2007 02:30 PM

    How about Vamos? It's not too far...20th and 1st.

    Here's a review from earlier today: http://www.chowhound.com/topics/380292

    Tipsy

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      kobetobiko RE: MargaritaGirl Mar 13, 2007 02:40 PM

      For Italian go to A Voce ( Madison Ave & 26th)
      For fancy, Eleven Madison Park (11 Madison Ave & 24th) - Hands down, Highly Recommend

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        MargaritaGirl RE: MargaritaGirl Mar 13, 2007 02:55 PM

        Been to Eleven Madison - agree that it is wonderful! Perhaps I'll check out A Voce. Will we need a reservation if we go early (6ish)?

        1. bigskymind RE: MargaritaGirl Mar 13, 2007 02:59 PM

          I held an event and have eaten at 11 Madison. It's pretty good.

          I would suggest English is Italian at about 40th and 3rd. It is excellent. It hits Italian and is somewhat fancy.

          1. clim212 RE: MargaritaGirl Mar 13, 2007 06:17 PM

            I've heard nothing but good things about I Trulli. I believe it's in the 20s near Lex. Two of my friends who are not friends per se, have gone on dates there and have raved about it! Esp. the orrechiette

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              jsmitty RE: MargaritaGirl Mar 13, 2007 06:48 PM

              da ciro for the robiola pizza 33/34 and lex!

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