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Jan 5, 2009 06:59 PM

Shalel Lounge?

is the food decent or is it just a cozy hang for drinks?

and is it still as absurdly packed as i've read, or can you get a seat during primetime?

appreciate any thoughts...

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  1. Cozy quickly gives way to cramped there. Foodwise, the basics are fair(hummus, lamb cigars). Most people are not going there to eat - except maybe each others faces!

    Personally, I think one of the now many wine bars (Vai, Wine/Roses, Barcibo etc.) is a better choice.

    1. Shalel is a great when not crowded, which is impossible to predict. It can also be uneven service wise. I would not bother to even think of eating there, unless you a re starving.