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Looking for good ethnic or cheap or casual in Easton

watercress Feb 10, 2009 02:39 PM

I did do a search, but it's hard to find much (except a whole lot of things on Easton Rd (gee, thanks, search engine)). If nothing fits the above descriptors, how about anything good that comes to mind? Could be a bar w/ decent food- whatever, but preferably NOT something puffed up and pricey. Atmosphere not important. Thank you, fellow/sister hounds.

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  1. xtownj RE: watercress Feb 11, 2009 06:57 AM

    There are lots of fun hotdog joints in the Easton area. Checkout Holly's Hotdog page.
    http://www.hollyeats.com/HotDogPage.htm

    An Easton-Style dog seems to be mustard, onions, and a pickle spear. I enjoyed Toby's Cup which is just across the river and have heard good things about Richard's drive-in (Greasy dicks).

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      NBP RE: watercress Feb 11, 2009 12:40 PM

      We'll be in Easton Sunday night Feb. 15. and have similar needs. No hot dogs for us though. Any suggestions? We are staying downtown. Thanks.

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        ambrose RE: NBP Feb 13, 2009 11:26 AM

        Consider Cherubina, an old-style Italian restaurant less than a mile from the down town area. No web site but you can find their phone number on-line. Don't know if they are open on Sunday.

        A friend who lives in Easton considers this the best restaurant in the city.

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        rsgdmd RE: watercress Feb 11, 2009 01:29 PM

        Pearly Baker's is pretty good - right on the square and it doesn't have to cost a lot. Pizza D'oro is up on college hill - good home, style Italian & good Pizza. They've been there 30+ years.

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          watercress RE: rsgdmd Feb 11, 2009 02:16 PM

          Thanks for the tips so far-- I'll look into them. I hope more people post ideas....

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          jado RE: watercress Feb 11, 2009 06:18 PM

          GO TO SETTE LUNA ON FERRY AND SECOND STREET. GREAT WOOD FIRED PIZZA AND A GREAT WINE LIST.

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            watercress RE: jado Feb 12, 2009 05:48 PM

            Thanks! Sette Luna sounds perfect. We're going to try for that.

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              watercress RE: jado Feb 13, 2009 06:59 PM

              Thanks so much for the recommendation. We did go to Sette Luna and liked it.

            2. ambrose RE: watercress Feb 13, 2009 11:24 AM

              Here are some pretty casual places in Easton. Don't know how current the list is.

              http://www.antiquesquare.com/j/dine_e...

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                watercress RE: ambrose Feb 13, 2009 12:25 PM

                Thanks again. I wrote all that down in case we don't get into Sette Luna, which doesn't take reservations. I'm glad there's Chowhound.

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                  watercress RE: watercress Feb 18, 2009 12:52 PM

                  We did go to Sette Luna, and were really glad for the recommendation. Thanks!

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