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Nook - what to order?

Finally going to Nook tonight around 8pm (will there be a short or long wait do you think?).

Never been - what are your favorite items on the menu? I know some of you like all of it, but try your best to narrow it down to a few for me :) Any "must-order" items?

Thanks!

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  1. the short ribs are divine!

    1. 2nd the ribs. The pork chop is also pretty darn good. So is the mac and cheese. They also carry Cooper's Ale.

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      1. re: Jase

        Thanks guys, are the ribs messy?

        1. re: LisaStitch

          not at all....unless a piece drops off the fork. =)

          1. re: LisaStitch

            Definitely not. Well braised as short ribs should be, easily cut with knife and fork but still have a meaty chew to them.

            Oh, 8 p.m. you might have a 30-45 minute wait. Its a small place. We don't mind sitting at the 5 person bar to get seated quickly.

        2. As a whole I find the food good, not great. I do enjoy the savoury bread pudding.

          1. Mac 'n Cheese and the Nook Burger

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            1. re: ipsedixit

              the bun on the burger is a buzz kill. so tough and chewy. ruins a fine patty.

              1. re: blackbookali

                I agree completely. A bun away from being a top notch burger.

            2. pan-roasted mussels to start, tilapia and pork chop for entrees...