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last minute dinner for tonight-please help

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fein Dec 19, 2007 09:05 AM

My dad(61 but very very young at heart) has a date tonight but every place he calls is booked. He is looking to spend $100-$150 on dinner and drinks, probably one or two each. He works in the 20's off broadway. He is willing to travel a little bit but not too far. Looking for American but can be flexible on cuisune. Any recs? Thanks.

  1. doona Dec 19, 2007 09:12 AM

    Opentables.com has good restaurants by there... And that way you can see which reservations are available.

    1. LeahBaila Dec 19, 2007 09:13 AM

      Giorgio's of Gramercy

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        sam1 Dec 19, 2007 09:36 AM

        awww...

        lots of options depending on if he's talking on the early side 6:30-7:30...

        Bar Stuzzichini
        craft bar
        les halles
        giorgios

        lots of options...i say craft bar.

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          fein Dec 19, 2007 09:37 AM

          he decided to change his area of town to make it easier. i gave him all the same things you mentioned. not sure if he tried them. i appreciate the help.

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            ardnaxela Dec 19, 2007 12:23 PM

            What about the lovely tapas at Alta on West 10th? That's always struck me as a great date place. Dark, candlelit.

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