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abomb26 Jul 16, 2008 10:05 AM

Hi everyone, can anyone recommend a fun place that is not Dos Caminos, Pampano or Mama's in midtown for my friend's birthday.

We wanted to do a happy hour close!

Thank you.

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  1. kcijones001 RE: abomb26 Jul 16, 2008 10:33 AM

    caliente cab company
    zarela

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      sweetepye00 RE: abomb26 Jul 16, 2008 05:16 PM

      Blockhead's is great for happy hour, and has fabulous margaritas with many flavors. Great outside seating. even if you don't go for your friends' birthday you should try it out another time. great mexican food as well.

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        ellabelle RE: abomb26 Jul 17, 2008 08:48 AM

        Rio Grande in the 30s on 3rd Ave - there is outdoor seating, although it gets very crowded. Beware the margaritas are seriously strong!

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          kcijones001 RE: ellabelle Jul 17, 2008 08:59 AM

          Agreed....Lethal!

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            UWStoSONO RE: ellabelle Jul 18, 2008 09:39 AM

            Even though I can't stand the crowd at this place...they do have the best margarita's. Seriously, be careful.

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            christinaemcc RE: abomb26 Jul 17, 2008 09:35 AM

            zarella's - they'll knock you on your feet, even the frozen ones! (52nd & 2nd...maybe 51st??)
            ah chihuahua! - 51st between 1st & 2nd (or something?)
            blockheads/caliente cab - in the 34th & 3rd area...

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              PlomeekSoup RE: christinaemcc Jul 18, 2008 09:27 AM

              I second the Blockheads rec, and they have midtown locations both east and west (http://www.blockheads.com/).

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