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Office Christmas Party Suggestions

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drbillie Nov 18, 2008 02:03 PM

Due to my displeasure with last years office party at Serrano's, my boss has designated me the planner. :-) Looking for suggestions in a similar price range in the Arboretum area or with 10 miles either way. Thanks!

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    xalapenocharlie Nov 18, 2008 05:27 PM

    NXNW Restaurant and Brewery, 10010 Capital of TX Hwy N, has two areas that should suit - the private Cascade Room which holds up to 40 persons, and the Pavilion which accommodates up to 80 (but the latter is a bit weather dependent). The food is good and reasonable, and they usually brew something special for the holidays, but, if not, what's not to like Bavarian Hefeweizen?

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      danny_w Nov 21, 2008 01:24 PM

      I would not recommend NXNW. A coworker talked our boss into taking our group there and it was horrible. Bad service, slow, wrong orders, terrible food. At least the manager came to our table afterward and apologized, but it would have seemed more sincere a little earlier in the meal. I will not be going back, not for food anyway.

    2. amykragan Nov 19, 2008 05:02 AM

      Dave & Busters?
      What about the places in the Domain? They might work with you about a catering type package.

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        Rene Nov 19, 2008 06:19 AM

        There is a room in the bar at the Daily Grill that would be great for an office Christmas party. Of course, I have no idea how may people you need to accommodate or if you are planning a sit down dinner or cocktail type of event.

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          jjs21582 Nov 19, 2008 10:20 AM

          Mirabelle (near Mesa and Spicewood Springs/Steck) has a nice private room.

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