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May 3, 2008 03:19 PM

No Name Restaurant or Abe and Louies?

Is No Name Restaurant any good? what about abe and louies?

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  1. I haven't been to the No Name in decades. I never hear of anyone ever talking about eating there. I think the bulk of their business comes from Senior Citizen bus tours.

    Abe and Louie's is a solid, old-school steak house. They bartenders and servers are very seasoned, and rarely leave. The bar at street level is a bit of a "frat house" during peak hours. The dining room is comfortable on the main level. The upstairs bar is a bit of a secret, and a good place to get away from the "scene" of the big bar. There's a TV upstairs and the full menu is served at the bar. Another secret is to have someone in your group order the swordfish chop, bone-in. It's a great piece of fish to mix in with your turf selections.

    My vote is A&L.

    1. We went recently to No Name - never again. Was very disappointed! I love calimari, ours was overwhelmed by the batter. I can't even remember my dish but wish we had gone somewhere else. I don't like wasting my money. I didn't enjoy the dining room either, no ambiance at all but nice view of the water.

      1. No Name is not good these days.

        1. No name is aweful, last time I went the fish was cooked to driness and smelled like ammonia and the place was filthy. A&L has great steaks and an excellent bone-on swordfish chop and when the weather is nice a outside patio to eat and take in the views.

          1. No Name sucks.

            A & L is terrific for lunch on a summer day when the windows are open to the street.