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Office Birthday Lunch - he LOVES meat. Where to go?

yummyinmytummy Nov 14, 2007 01:09 PM

15 people, would love to keep it to $25 a person, Beverly Hills, or West Hollywood...Hamburgers count as meat. The lunch is tomorrow. Please help.

  1. Servorg Nov 14, 2007 01:33 PM

    http://www.ilovetaste.com/ -- They have an excellent kobe burger on the lunch menu or the new Melrose Bar & Grill if you can get a reservation after the glowing LA Times review today:

    Melrose Bar & Grill
    8826 Melrose Ave.
    West Hollywood CA
    310 278 3684

    1. wilafur Nov 14, 2007 02:00 PM

      meat lover?? fogo de chao on la cienega in beverly hills.

      1. Emme Nov 14, 2007 06:21 PM

        Bossa Nova could be fun.

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          soccerandlost Nov 14, 2007 08:42 PM

          If they can handle a crowd of 15, I'd go with Lucky Devils in WeHo. Burgers to die for, great beer selection (if permitted) to wash them down, and the desserts will send you to heaven.

          If your group is too big for Lucky Devils, Fogo de Chao might be good (but having just been there for lunch last Friday I can tell you it ends up being a pricey lunch...).

          3 Replies
          1. re: soccerandlost
            Diana Nov 15, 2007 11:09 AM

            I second Lucky's. Sort of a nifty diner/burger joint vibe with more upscale food and great beer.

            The milkshakes are amazing!

            1. re: soccerandlost
              missy85 Nov 15, 2007 11:16 AM

              Unless there are two, last I checked the only Lucky Devil's is smack dab in Hollywood, not WeHo.

              1. re: missy85
                soccerandlost Nov 15, 2007 05:11 PM

                You're right, Missy. I said WeHo but it's definitely in Hollywod.

            2. MyMyNYGirl Nov 15, 2007 11:01 AM

              Fogo de Chao - more meat than you can shake a stick at (hah!)...delicious meat but pricey lunch option - $50 w/out any additional beverages.

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              1. re: MyMyNYGirl
                Servorg Nov 15, 2007 01:55 PM

                Lunch used to be $32. Did they raise it that much?

                1. re: Servorg
                  wilafur Nov 15, 2007 03:32 PM

                  the pricing is still $32 for lunch and $54 for dinner. perhaps they tipped exceedingly well?

              2. j
                Jase Nov 15, 2007 11:14 AM

                Probably too late. But for that price and meat requirement, maybe you're willing to go a little further south to Brasa Brazil on Venice?

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