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What to order at Quality Meats?

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jbnyc May 21, 2008 11:52 AM

I'm going to Quality Meats tomorrow night with a group of about 8 people and looking for recommendations about what to order. Thanks!

  1. jakew8 May 21, 2008 11:53 AM

    I've always had the steaks, which are good, but I've read that the suckling pig is the real star of the menu.

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      jbnyc May 21, 2008 01:11 PM

      Thanks, I haven't heard about the pig. Any recommendations about sides and apps?

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        amysal47 May 21, 2008 01:17 PM

        Def order the coffee and donuts for dessert, it's the best EVER!

      2. jon May 21, 2008 01:15 PM

        just don't get the short rib. it was off the bone and so fatty and sweet that it was difficult to eat (although the pickled vegetables it came with were nice). i wasn't impressed with the restaurant at all although the potato chip things were good (but not the fries).

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          kobetobiko May 21, 2008 01:39 PM

          It has been ages since I went to Quality Meats, as I recalled that I wasn't particularly impressed by their steaks. However, I remember that they served a pretty good crabcake (with giant lumps of crab meat) and the steak tartare was served with all the condiments and raw egg to mix in. I also enjoyed the corn creme brulee.

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            Lau May 21, 2008 02:09 PM

            $4 PBRs haha...no seriously they really do have $4 PBRs

            1. Ora May 21, 2008 09:47 PM

              trio of filet mignon w/3 sauces was good. the gnocchi side was good. crab cake was good too. They also serve fresh brewed ice tea, which was a freshing change to the awful concentrate stuff served at most restaurants.

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                jbnyc May 22, 2008 06:42 AM

                filet mignon is my fave so that sounds great!

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