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50th Anniversary Italian?

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ernest glasser Apr 27, 2007 03:36 PM

We live in Los Angeles and will be staying on Michigan Ave. in June Can someone suggest a great Italian restaurant for us to spend our 50h wedding anniversary?

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    wak Apr 27, 2007 09:05 PM

    Spiaggia is the tops in the city. Its on Michigan Ave. FYI, its very upscale and formal (Jacket required) and pricey (tasting menu for two with wine pairings is around $650 for two. They also have a la carte if you prefer), but after 50 years, she deserves it, right? That's barely $10 a year. Reservations are a must.

    If that's not your style, they also have a Cafe Spiaggia next door which is less formal with a more limited menu (but same kitchen.) Or Coco Pazzo is a very nice place within a 5 minute cab ride.

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      Chicago Mike Apr 27, 2007 11:56 PM

      Since you're on Michigan ave. and it's such a festive event, it's hard not to recommend Spiaggia.

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        bryan Apr 28, 2007 08:29 PM

        I agree. It doesn't get better than that. And congrats on your 50th anniversary. And it is the diamond anniversary - just a little hint.

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