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Looking for a delicious restaurant for a celebration

Taylor.Watson Jul 20, 2008 03:27 PM

I know this is a bit broad for you guys so let me narrow it down a bit. Ideally I'm looking for a French, Italian, or American type of restaurant that serves excellent food. My sister is coming home from Japan so it's a bit of a celebration. Price-wise, an expensive restaurant is fine, but not exactly Daniel-expensive (and obviously not Per Se). It'll be a group of 5, and the total bill would be no more than $350ish. Anywhere in Manhattan would work, and any suggestions would be much appreciated. I'm really just looking for excellent food. Thanks in advance!

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    Taylor.Watson Jul 20, 2008 04:18 PM

    Just for the type of restaurants I'm thinking about, I'm looking into Craft, Craftbar, Bar Boulud, and, if I can convince the parents to spend a bit more money, Gramercy Tavern, although the latter could be an issue.

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      rrems Jul 20, 2008 07:48 PM


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        martyl9 Jul 21, 2008 07:17 PM

        Jean George

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        1. re: martyl9
          rrems Jul 21, 2008 08:00 PM


          Don't you think that is a little over OP's budget???????????

        2. financialdistrictresident Jul 21, 2008 08:02 PM

          Does the $350 include wine?

          It's not a GT, JG, etc. - what about a private room at Bacaro (same owners as Peasant)?

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