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Desidero Nov 8, 2007 06:54 AM

I am going to Peasant for the first time and am looking for recommendations on what to order and/or what to avoid.

Thanks in advance.

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    Lucia RE: Desidero Nov 8, 2007 07:34 AM

    I loved the lasagna and gnocchi. Pizzas are supposed to be good, but I haven't had them. Next visit (I'm going in a couple of weeks), I might have to have the liver Frank Bruni blogged about a few weeks ago:
    http://dinersjournal.blogs.nytimes.co...

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      jdmetz RE: Desidero Nov 8, 2007 07:52 AM

      I love the duck appetizer. As previously mentioned, the lasagna is also very good. If I remember right, the first time I went, they had an osso buco special that was outstanding as well.

      1. dkstar1 RE: Desidero Nov 8, 2007 08:00 AM

        I've enjoyed the pasta with pesto as well as the spit-fired chicken. Both were great and priced right. If you can ignore the noise level (and echoing), whackadoo staff and slightly annoying (maybe it was just the times I was there) people (myself included?), you'll have a great time.

        1. TrishUntrapped RE: Desidero Nov 8, 2007 12:03 PM

          The wood-fired pizza is an excellent app.

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