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Good lunch/dinner spots in downtown crossing?

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thericker Aug 7, 2007 12:51 AM

Anyone know a good restaurant in Downtown Crossing open for lunch and dinner? Nothing to expenisve but good food, wine list and cocktails? Something not too intimidating? Thank you

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  1. lissy RE: thericker Aug 7, 2007 06:00 AM

    Downtown Crossing has fairly limited options in my opinion but one good one is the Good Life.

    1. LauraBear RE: thericker Aug 7, 2007 06:07 AM

      I like Silvertone on Bromfield St. Never checked their wine list, tho...

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        hotoynoodle RE: LauraBear Aug 7, 2007 08:12 AM

        silvertone has one of the lowest mark-up programs on wine in the city. the list is small, but an incredible bargain. last week i had a bacio divino pazzo for $35. it wholesales around $25.

      2. girlieerin RE: thericker Aug 7, 2007 06:10 AM

        I second Silvertone as well. It has a very friendly atmosphere and delicious macaroni and cheese.

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          cambridgeMike RE: thericker Aug 7, 2007 06:58 AM

          Ivy isn't bad either. food's pretty good. wine is decently priced and a good selection. not sure if they're open for lunch though.

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            9lives RE: cambridgeMike Aug 7, 2007 07:07 AM

            Ivy recently opened for lunch...mostly sandwiches, salads.

            Haven't been so can't commemt on the food.

            There's also Vinalia; which I don't much care for.

            I'd hit Silvertone..good food and VERY fair wine prices..or Good Life

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              LauraBear RE: cambridgeMike Aug 7, 2007 08:05 AM

              yes, it is open for lunch and much less of a scene

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