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Post-colonoscopy lunch on Rte 9???

My SO is having a colonoscopy tomorrow late morning at Brigham & Women's. Any suggestions for a post-procedure lunch along Rte 9 on the way back to New Hampshire? There's Legal in Brookline, but anything more chowish? He's been eating jello all day and he's already starving...

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  1. Wow, this is probably the best titled thread ever. While I can't help you much, after having all four of my wisdom teeth taken out, I had a lovely tasting menu at Radius after a week of jello, yoghurt, baby food and spaghetti'os.

    I might actually recommend coming into town and having lunch at No. 9 and then getting on Rt. 93 back to New Hampshire.

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    1. Best of luck to him...I'm sure he will want to eat something really tasty after the procedure is done. There are a few places that come to mind along or near Route 9. Family Restaurant in Brookline Village has very good Turkish cuisine. Up the road a bit is Bernard's, a Chinese restaurant in the Chestnut Hill Mall; I personally wasn't impressed by the food, but others seem to like it, so it may be worth a try. Further up the road, just off Route 9 on Needham Street is the Farm Grill, which is one of my favorite Greek restaurants in the Boston area. There are other places a bit further off Route 9, but this is a start, anyways.

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      1. re: hiddenboston

        Don't know about Greek food..:)

        Eastern Standard hit the spot for me..post procedure.

      2. LOL! I know exactly how he feels. How about Brown Sugar Cafe for Thai food, not far from the hospital? http://www.brownsugarcafe.com/

        1. You win! Best thread title ever!

          I think I'd really want a DRINK with my food post-colonoscopy. I'd head straight down Brookline Ave. into Kenmore to Eastern Standard. Seats are comfy and the food and drinks are great. Do the patient a favor and let the valet look for parking. ;)

          1. I'd recommend Oishii for delicious sushi on Hammond St. in Chestnut Hill, right by rte 9 (plenty of posts on it on this board).

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            Oishii Sushi Bar
            612 Hammond St, Chestnut Hill, MA 02467