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Your fave restaurant near Waldorf?

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fullmanti Nov 8, 2007 05:56 AM

We are taking out a couple who's staying there. We want something closeby for their convenience, and it can be swanky. As for our taste, we love 11 Madison Park, for example. Thanks.

  1. MMRuth Nov 8, 2007 11:31 AM

    Alto and Aquavit come to mind as quite close by.

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      brendastarlet Nov 8, 2007 11:48 AM

      Sparks Steak House or Smith and Wollensky, if they like steak, are both within walking distance.

      You also could go to the Ocean Grill at Rockefeller Center and watch the skaters, the atmosphere is very festive.

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        RGR Nov 8, 2007 01:23 PM

        I believe you mean the Sea Grill at Rock Center. Since the departure of Chef Ed Brown, I've not heard anything about his replacement, so I'd hesitate to go there.

        Right in the Waldorf, there's Peacock Alley. Sure to be swanky though I have no idea how good the food is.

        http://waldorfastoria.hilton.com/en/w...

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      kayonyc Nov 8, 2007 01:36 PM

      I'd recommend Atelier de Joel Robuchon. Sit a the bar. It's pretty awesome.

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