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The Dressing Room in Sherman Oaks?

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incugrl May 7, 2007 03:14 PM

I've seen it on Ventura Blvd...what's the verdict?

For those who are familiar with Pluto's in Palo Alto (NorCal), is it similar to that?

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    silence9 May 7, 2007 03:23 PM

    Hi.. If this is the design-it-yourself salad and grilled protein restaurant in Sherman Oaks, there was one sole (largely favorable) review submitted here about 6 months ago by a poster responding to a salads-in-the-valley type of thread. As I recall, the addition of various protein choices (grilled chicken, lamb, shrimp, etc.) adds up quickly, $-wise. Sounded OK, if you're OK with a pricier (and less trough-like) alternative to Souplantation...

    1. Debbie W May 7, 2007 03:47 PM

      I love it. I have lunch there around once a week, sometimes more often. It's not a salad bar in that you don't serve yourself. You choose from one of their pre-arranged combinations, or choose your own which involves choosing lettuces, toppings (5 included - veggies, cheeses, nuts, etc.), proteins (cost extra - lots of different chicken choices, shrimp, tofu, steak), dressing. The proteins are generally cooked after you order your salad. I always choose my own. My salad tends to run around $9.50 but I get chicken. Shrimp or steak are more. It's not inexpensive but I think it's worth it. They have coupons in the local mailers.

      1. Emme May 7, 2007 03:59 PM

        Better than Pluto's in terms of salad options... Pluto's choices aren't exactly varied IMO, and The Dressing Room has many more and better options.

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          Citron58 May 7, 2007 04:35 PM

          It's a really good place. The ingrediants are very fresh and the people are friendly. They also do some creative thinbgs with dressings, like the roasted red pepper. I would highly recommend it.

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          Diana May 7, 2007 06:06 PM

          Great place

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