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Dress Code ??? - Cochon & jacquimo's

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phar71 Aug 19, 2008 11:04 AM

Per everyone's suggestion I have planned a dinner at both places and was just wondering about the dress code. Thanks for any input. Suggestions for dishes are also very welcomed.

Thanks.

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    Hadacol RE: phar71 Aug 19, 2008 12:10 PM

    Cochon is a relatively nice place, though hardly a fine dining atmosphere. Long pants for men, just generally casual nice.

    Jack's place is altogether different. I'm not entirely sure that you wouldn't get a discount if you went nekkid. Might be worth a try. But, if you choose clothes, anything that you are comfortable in will work. During the Summer, I highly reccomend something that will keep you cool, as it's crowded and hot in there, even late at night.

    1. ddavis RE: phar71 Aug 19, 2008 03:51 PM

      No dress code. Anything you are comfortable in is fine.

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        justagirl RE: phar71 Aug 19, 2008 09:08 PM

        Excellent choice going to Cochon. It's a meat lovers place, it's nice but not fancy by any means. Dress comfortable to eat plenty. And be sure to try the oysters on the app menu.

        Jaques-Imo's....I hope you have a good time. The last couple times I went it wasn't worth the calories...I tried fish each time..maybe that was my mistake...go for the fried chicken, maybe the carpetbagger....anything but what I ordered. LOL And dress cool, it's HOT in there. I'd go to Martinique or Dick and Jenny's instead...in a heartbeat.

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          Clicquot RE: phar71 Aug 19, 2008 11:10 PM

          You're kidding! We went to Stella yesterday which I consider the best of high end restaurants and there were people in shorts! At J-I you'll find Jack walking around in Jams and I'm not sure that Cochon would turn anyone away. The lack of dress codes in white table cloth restaurants I find deplorable.

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