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Print Works Bistro Greensboro, NC

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wellfedred May 1, 2008 02:45 PM

I'll be staying at the Proximity Hotel for and their restaurant looked good...is it?

  1. w
    wellfedred May 22, 2008 01:37 PM

    I never got around to letting y'all know how much I enjoyed print works...it is absolutely lovely and they have a delightful patio. I had a yummy roasted beet salad with goat cheese, salmon with leeks and braised artichokes, and a seasonal fruit tart...delicious. Server was a bit of a ditz but no great hardship. I also found out what they meant by "honest drinking bar"...They mean no frozen drink, fake-tinis, shooters, etc...just good cocktails, beers, & wines in a nice spot that is not too crazy..

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      wellfedred May 6, 2008 06:07 PM

      So on their website they say they have an "honest drinking bar" what in the world do they mean by that?

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        jimingso May 3, 2008 05:51 PM

        The onion soup is delicious and frites are very good too.

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        1. re: jimingso
          gso May 5, 2008 12:56 PM

          Besides Green Valley Grill up the road, they also own Lucky 32 in the same vicinity - all very good food. On New Year's Eve, I had a delicious lemon/vanilla martini and a flatbread at the bar at Proximity. Several months prior, I had their trout with sauteed spinach and grilled potatoes. All well prepared. You won't go wrong with any of the three choices.

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          quazi May 3, 2008 03:56 PM

          I have been to the bar several times and highly recommend it. The restaurant has potential but in my opinion it has not reached the level of Green valley grill yet.

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            bubblegirl May 3, 2008 01:46 PM

            Print Works has great food. So does their sister restaurant Green Valley Grill-it's a little fancier-and right up the street. Both restaurants focus on local ingredients and they both have great wine lists.

            1. carolinadawg May 2, 2008 05:41 AM

              I haven't been, but in generral, the owners of Proximity do a good job with their other restaurants. Here is a review Print Works form the local newspaper (I hope the link works!): http://www.gotriad.com/apps/pbcs.dll/...

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                wellfedred May 2, 2008 06:23 PM

                Link worked fine...thanks...it sounds good

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