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Jun 10, 2008 12:29 PM

Fun, trendy place in midtown?

Looking for a great restaurant in midtown are (East or West) that would accommodate a party of 7. Looking to wow an ex-NYer with a good meal and fun atmosphere. Something different...Is it possible in midtown?

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  1. i personally don't like this place, but tourists seem to get a kick out of it and they will accommodate large parties


    1. Consider The Modern, at the museum of modern art. It's good, trendy enough.

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      1. re: serious

        the modern is probably one of the few places that fit the bill in midtown.

        1. re: sam1

          I wouldn't really call it "trendy", it's a beautiful space but more on the low-key side (i can actually hear my fellow diners without having to yell). I think the original poster is looking for something more on the level of a Buddakan or the Stanton Social type environment that has the club'esque type feel.

      2. Jean Georges 1 CPW
        Milos on 55th street
        DB bistro modern on 44th is fun too