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susur with a vegetarian.....

jaxson18 Mar 14, 2008 08:09 AM

Just looking for some advice. Looking to take a friend out for a Birthday dinner, and would love to go to Susur, however, with my friend being a vegetarian (he will eat fish but not shellfish……) is this a crazy idea? Could calling ahead to the restaurant work, or I am just better off going elsewhere?


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    burlgurl Mar 14, 2008 08:15 AM

    they will ask you when you're seated any restrictions on diet..at least when ordering the tasting menu!

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      Cat123 Mar 14, 2008 08:20 AM

      Susur is very accommodating to vegetarians. Just make sure you call ahead and let them know. I was a vegetarian for many years and ate in his restaurants several times, receiving an excellent unique experience on every trip.

      1. estufarian Mar 14, 2008 09:50 AM

        I sat across from another table who had a vegetarian diner. It looked so good I was tempted to order vegetarian myself. i think it cost only slightly less than the 'normal' prices - so not cheap.

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          lolabella Mar 14, 2008 10:34 AM

          yeah - probably one of the best high-end restos to take a vegetarian. when i was there a couple of years ago they had a vegetarian tasting menu printed on the menu...seemed like it was a pretty normal thing. And actually, after having the no-holds-barred tasting menu, I remember thinking that I would like to try the vegetarian one the next time just for a change (I think I ate about 9 different animals in one meal and it felt like a bit much for me!!)

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            jaxson18 Mar 14, 2008 01:42 PM

            Thanks so much - now I am really excited to book it!!

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