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scfinson Apr 24, 2009 01:18 PM

I just received an email from Open Table saying my May 2 reservation at Manresa has been cancelled. I did not initiate the cancellation. I have left several messages at Manresa's only published number. This was for a special birthday and the hotel reservation is nonrefundable as well. If anybody knows a direct number or has suggestions on how to rectify this it is appreciated. Hoping it is just a mistake and probably panicking for no reason.

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    scfinson Apr 25, 2009 03:16 PM

    We will do the 4 course as neither I nor my wife enjoy the long tasting menu experience. Prefer 4 great dishes that I can actually remember as I'm not a note or photo taker. I would need all my lights, tripod, lenses and at least 1 food stylist to be happy with the photos. We will make sure to order different things to at least get more tastes. The "Into the Garden" sounds like a must, any others? He is known for the roast pig dishes as well, No? I will leave the detailed report to UHockey but will give my general impressions. I used his Vegas reports on my one and only trip to Vegas.

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      lizziee Apr 25, 2009 04:52 PM

      Lots of info here:

      http://chowhound.chow.com/topics/5419...

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      scfinson Apr 25, 2009 09:55 AM

      Not sure why it happened but restaurant cancelled the res. on the opentable system. They called and put us back on the list. Now what to order?

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        Robert Lauriston Apr 25, 2009 10:42 AM

        If you have the stamina for the tasting menu, it's amazing, but I'm sticking to the four-course option in the future.

        http://chowhound.chow.com/topics/548333

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          uhockey Apr 25, 2009 11:15 AM

          I myself will be there on May 1st - look forward to your opinions as compared to mine. :-)

        2. bbulkow Apr 25, 2009 09:26 AM

          Well? What was the outcome?

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            kc72 Apr 24, 2009 02:53 PM

            Try e-mailing them through the 'Contact Us' link on their website. I contacted them w/ them questions in the past and they (GM) got back to me fairly quickly

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              ML8000 Apr 24, 2009 01:28 PM

              Try again a little later in the day or even the evening. They're open for dinner only and tend to come in later. I've made reservations at 8 p.m. before using the number on their website and it was fast and easy and they've been very pleasant each time.

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