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rosiebcook Jan 29, 2008 11:13 AM

where should the parents wait them out on Saturday night?

Thanks,
Lori

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    Bostonbob3 RE: rosiebcook Jan 29, 2008 11:29 AM

    You driving back home, or T-ing it?

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      rosiebcook RE: Bostonbob3 Jan 29, 2008 11:44 AM

      Driving. Is the new Hard Rock in the Fanueil Hall area?

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        Bostonbob3 RE: rosiebcook Jan 29, 2008 11:45 AM

        Yeah, right there. It's where The Rack used to be.

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          lulu806 RE: rosiebcook Jan 29, 2008 11:46 AM

          Yes it is. It's where The Rack used to be. Are you looking for dinner/drinks/coffee?

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        Bostonbob3 RE: rosiebcook Jan 29, 2008 11:47 AM

        Do you want a place to lounge around and have a few cocktails? Or dinner? Or both? How long will you be waiting the kids out?

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          rosiebcook RE: Bostonbob3 Jan 29, 2008 11:57 AM

          Definitely cocktails and dinner, nothing too fancy. Maybe we'll head over to the North End. We worked in the city for years, met there even. Ate at every restaurant around, but since moving to the burbs have gotten so out of touch with what's new and worthwhile. Thanks for the help.

          Lori

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            Bostonbob3 RE: rosiebcook Jan 29, 2008 12:21 PM

            I'd suggest doing a North End search here then. So many different opinions and price points, etc.

            Prezza has good food and good cocktails that you can have right at the bar.

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              Joanie RE: Bostonbob3 Jan 30, 2008 03:41 AM

              Prezza would be great. Sel de la Terre is a 5 min walk from Fanueil Hall. Kingfish Hall can be okay, just on the other side of the marketplace. Quiet drinks in the Millenium Hotel across the street. Or check out the bar at KO Prime in the Nine Zero hotel.

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              jgg13 RE: rosiebcook Jan 29, 2008 12:39 PM

              What about Grotto? its a short hop over from faneuil hall

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                Debbiedoesfood RE: jgg13 Jan 31, 2008 11:36 AM

                If not the North End, if you want to stay with in a block, Red Sky is not soooo bad. It is older, least club like place and the food is actually ok for that area.

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                  lulu806 RE: Debbiedoesfood Jan 31, 2008 12:16 PM

                  You know, I had a roasted chicken dish there a few months ago that was perfectly cooked and delish...of course I had had a few gin and tonics at Silvertone's first so my memory may be slightly impaired :)

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