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New Year's Eve Dining-Wash DC

ibis888 Nov 30, 2007 09:57 AM

Does anyone have good restaurant recommendations/experience for a New Year's Eve dinner? We're looking for a place that goes above and beyond their normal menu.... thoughts so far include Komi, Palena, Restaurant Eve and Dino.


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  1. ktmoomau RE: ibis888 Nov 30, 2007 09:59 AM

    There are a bunch of threads on this if you use the search this board feature at the top of the board.

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      ibis888 RE: ktmoomau Nov 30, 2007 10:35 AM

      I did a search prior to posting but didn't see anything on Komi, Eve, Dino or Palena.
      I am specifically trying to find out if these restaurants have upgraded menus commensurate with the upgraded prices or if they are simply charging extra for the date. Dino has their menu posted and it looks as if the former applies in their case.

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        Elyssa RE: ibis888 Nov 30, 2007 10:48 AM

        A few people have commented on Eve for New Years and praised their menu. I personally haven't experienced it yet.

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          ktmoomau RE: ibis888 Nov 30, 2007 10:50 AM


          This thread talks about Eve and mirrors other posts on Eve on other threads for New Years. I didn't do a search on the others, but I knew that one was like in the past week or two.

      2. MPJ RE: ibis888 Dec 1, 2007 08:52 PM

        We had NYE at Zola last year, and it was pretty good. I think it was $90 per person (excluding wine) and included a little champagne toast. The menu was 5 courses, I believe, and you had options for each course.

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          Dakota Guy RE: ibis888 Dec 2, 2007 04:58 AM

          We have done Eve [Tasting Room] on the last two New Years Eves. It is outstanding. There are about 8-10 courses [I forget] and each has a choice of two items. Great food. They have a wine pairing but we didn't do it. Still, count on $500-600 per couple. It's worth every penny !

          1. monavano RE: ibis888 Dec 5, 2007 05:58 PM

            You can find a comprehensive list on www.dcfoodies.com

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