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ark1118 May 3, 2008 10:01 PM

Hello All!

I'm a student at Clark University and my mom's coming to pick me up this week and I was hoping for some suggestions for dinner places. I operate on a VERY limited college budget, so I haven't been out much, and I love to try new places.

I've been to (and for the most part enjoyed): Rovezzi's, Surya, One Love, Da Lat, Sole Proprieter, Flying Rhino, and Annie's Clark Brunch.

Any suggestions of a new restaurant (any kind, no cuisine preference - besides sushi, we're not huge sushi fans). In the moderate price range, preferably? All suggestions would be GREATLY appreciated!

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    RandyL RE: ark1118 May 4, 2008 04:40 AM

    I think you would do well at Via down on Shrewsbury Street. Or Sahara over near the Sole. Both are moderately priced and are very good. Also, maybe Dino's. It's on Lord Street over off Plantation Street. You can't see it from the road and it looks like you are driving into someone's driveway when you approach the restaurant. Moderately priced, great Italian food (some of the best risotto I have had). I don't think I have ever read anything about Dino's on these boards - I highly recommend it.

    1. Science Chick RE: ark1118 May 5, 2008 07:55 AM

      You may want to check out Bocado for yummy tapas. Great food and atmosphere..portions decent sized. You can tailor the amount of food to your budget

      http://bocadotapasbar.com/index.html

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        kachuka RE: ark1118 May 5, 2008 08:43 PM

        Lucky's Cafe on Grove St. They are open for dinner on Friday and Saturday evenings.Great food ! Prices are very reasonable and it is byob which is always fun.

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          hoffa2651 RE: ark1118 May 6, 2008 11:06 AM

          I'd 2nd Dino's- Food is moder priced and VERY tasty. Bocado is good but kind of pricey which I believe was one of your criterias...

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