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Dinner included w/ Dirty Dancing tickets, which would you choose???

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We bought the dinner/ticket package for Dirty Dancing next week. Which restaurant would you chose( and WHY!!). This is for me, my spouse, my MIL and my 10yr old neice. I've eaten at Kama and while I like it, my MIL wont eat Indian food.

Barootes
220 King Street West

Fred's Not Here
321 King Street West

Joe Badali's
156 Front Street West

Kama
214 King Street West

Kit Kat
297 King Street West

Montana
145 John Street

The OverDraught
156 Front Street West

Red Tomato
321 King Street West

Kit Kat 2
117 John Street

Alice Fazoolis
294 Adelaide Street West (at John)

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  1. It's not a great list, but if I had to choose, I would go with Alice Fazooli's. It will please the MIL and the 10 year old, and while the food isn't outstanding, it's fairly reliable.
    I hate Red tomato/Fred's Not Here and I hate once at Montana and regretted it.

    1. Kit Kat or Alice Fazooli's.
      If it's a nice evening, Fazooli's has a very nice outdoor patio in the back.

      1. Kama is by far my favourite restaurant on that list, but since that's out I guess I would agree with the others on Fazoolis.

        1. I like Fred's but when are you going since it is summerlicious and some of those restraurants are participants.

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          1. re: smr714

            July 18th.

          2. I used to go to the Red Tomato until I realized what good food was. I like Kit Kat the best of the remainder of the list, but Kama is for sure my top choice otherwise. I think Badali's is the best of that Front Street row of restaurants. Just curious, what does that package cost per head?

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            1. re: Westwardho

              119.00 plus tax and fee's. The 4 tickets came to 507.00 all in!!

              The reason we went w/ the package was because it included a top price ticket. The top price tickets are 110.00 alone. Also, the better seats are saved for the package.

            2. Kit Kat, Kit Kat, Kit Kat!

              I've worked at Fred's/Red Tomato and the food really is terrible, sometimes microwaved. Had friends who worked at Joe Badali's and it's smilar. Montana's is really just a bar, not truly focused on food. Alice Fazooli's would be my second choice.

              1. I made the reservation at Kit Kat. Here is the menu

                APPETIZER

                Your choice of

                Soup of the day

                or

                Caesar Salad

                or

                Caprese Salad

                or

                Steamed Mussels in a tomato saffron broth

                Main Course

                Your choice of

                Penne with spicy Italian sausage, tomato sauce

                or

                Ricotta & Spinach Ravioli
                radicchio, patty pans, roasted red peppers
                In a sundried tomato olio

                or

                Stuffed Chicken Breast
                with goat cheese and spinach in a roasted red pepper sauce
                with mashed potatoes & vegetables

                or

                Fresh Atlantic Salmon
                with black & white sesame seed crust, balsamic reduction, wild rice & vegetables

                Dessert

                Your choice of

                Tiramisu

                or

                Chocolate Raspberry Tartufo

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                1. re: Calipoutine

                  Just reporting on the meal. As expected, it was no big whoop. My 3 dining partners( 1 of them was 10) enjoyed it so I guess it was a success. We all had the ceasar salad. The salad was basic with 1 slab of grilled toasted bread acting as a crouton. No bacon on the salad( which I prefer because I'm American and am used to the traditional cesar salad).

                  2 of us had the stuffed chicken breast. It was slightly dry. 1 had the penne and 1 had the ravioli. 3 of us had the tartufo which is not made in house. My spouse had the tiramasu which was totally oversoaked in espresso. It was horrible.

                  One thing I hate about restaurants is when they dont offer free refills on pop. 2 of us had diet coke, 1 milk and 1 coffee and the bill was about 10.00.