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Foodie for sure Dec 29, 2008 07:51 AM

Any ideas for fabulous food with fair prices...

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    Rona Gindin Dec 29, 2008 08:14 AM

    Think ethnic. What do you like? Where will you be staying?

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      Foodie for sure Dec 29, 2008 11:57 AM

      Love ethnic ...will be staying at the Ritz and playing golf.

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        Scott Joseph Dec 29, 2008 12:30 PM

        Los Generales -- you could hit it with a nine iron from the Grande Lakes Resort. Authentic Mexican. Also in the same spot: Costa Del Sol, Spanish tapas at bargain prices.
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          Foodie for sure Dec 29, 2008 05:48 PM

          Thank you for the help

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            Rona Gindin Dec 30, 2008 04:33 AM

            In that part of town, I'd recommend Padrino's. It's a well-appointed Cuban restaurant with authentic, top-quality food. They make the maraquitas (fried banana chips) from scratch twice a day, and make fresh simple syrup for mojitos every morning. It's about 5 minutes south of Grande Lakes. You might also head to the Sand Lake Road area for Vietnamese food at Rice Paper. Everything from the Vietnamese carpaccio to the chicken curry is fabulous.

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              Foodie for sure Dec 30, 2008 10:41 AM

              Thank you for your help

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          herbert1 Dec 30, 2008 07:29 AM

          Reading below, they are all great sugestions.

          One of my current favorites is Tabla (Indian), next to Universal. Their lunch buffet absolutely can't be beat for value/food quality aspect . $7 for weekday lunch buffet for very good food. $10 for weekend lunch buffet.

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            Foodie for sure Dec 30, 2008 10:41 AM

            Another good idea. Thanks

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