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AndyDoodle Apr 14, 2009 08:50 AM

Meeting a friend for dinner in the West Village/Greenwich Ville area and wanna go somewhere we can sit-down, but not spend a boatload. feeling the tax pinch... any suggestions? I've been to Pepe Verde and Tartine a bunch, so anything else you like?

  1. LeahBaila Apr 14, 2009 08:53 AM

    Cuisine preferences? Price/person? Thanks.

    www.thelunchbelle.com

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      AndyDoodle Apr 14, 2009 08:54 AM

      Any cuisine really, other than maybe Chinese, had that yesterday. Aiming for around $20 per person, tops

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        LeahBaila Apr 14, 2009 09:07 AM

        Check out: Malatesta Trattoria, Corner Bistro, Grey Dog, good, Rare Bar & Grill

        www.thelunchbelle.com

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          kathryn Apr 14, 2009 09:11 AM

          Arturo's for pizza. Rhong Tiam for Thai. Grand Sichuan (I know you said you had that yesterday, but to me Chinese food is good enough to have every day :).

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        mcjays Apr 15, 2009 12:30 PM

        I recently tried Spunto on Carmine and it was great! Affordable, big portions, nice place.

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          CMG920 Apr 15, 2009 04:56 PM

          Westville is very good. Casual but the food is solid. There is also a deal at Smith restaurant in West Village for a whole roasted chicken for 2 people for $35. Includes side of veggies and polenta. I also saw that La Carbonara has very reasonable menu.

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          kim e Apr 16, 2009 06:41 AM

          I go to Marumi all the time. It's a small Japanese place on La Guardia. The sushi is just ok, but I really like their udon noodles. It's really well-priced...always less than $20 pp.

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            mrnyc Apr 16, 2009 06:55 AM

            we've been back to going to LA PALETTE lately. good crepes, decent salads & brazilian food.

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              RCC Apr 16, 2009 06:58 AM

              I think Malatesta is inexpensive, with good Italian food, too.

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