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La Buca since expansion?

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mehfactor Aug 15, 2007 03:49 PM

Haven't seen anything on La Buca (melrose at wilton) in some time. I've never been.

Is the expansion finished? Is it still good? What to order?

Thanks!

  1. Chowpatty Aug 15, 2007 03:57 PM

    Won't be finished for a while yet.
    http://la.eater.com/archives/2007/08/...

    1. DanaB Aug 15, 2007 04:00 PM

      I drive by it frequently, and the expansion is definitely not done yet.

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        mehfactor Aug 15, 2007 04:05 PM

        Oh, thanks. Good to know.

        I assume the restaurant is open though? (have a res. tomorrow)

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          DanaB Aug 15, 2007 04:09 PM

          Yes, the restaurant is open during construction in its original space.

      2. caitybirdie Aug 16, 2007 11:08 AM

        i went last week, and there has been SOO much progress since that picture was taken in the la eater. its just gorgeous! go by and ask if u can take a peek!!!! it really looks sooner than later!!!! YAY!!!!

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          carter Aug 16, 2007 02:43 PM

          Oh, yes, with fireplace upstairs, blonde paneling on both floors, open and large bar downstairs with a patio out back, it looked to be ready in about 4-6 weeks, and that was 2 weeks ago. Be prepared for after Labor Day opening or thereabouts.

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