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Monday night dinner by 23rd and 8th ave.

phantomdoc Apr 24, 2009 03:49 PM

Whats good around this spot. All suggestions and warnings welcome. Mrs. Doc and friend going out for dinner. I would like RUB but I'm not going along this time.

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  1. NYChristopher RE: phantomdoc Apr 24, 2009 04:02 PM

    A little farther west (10th Avenue) is Red Cat. I have never, EVER been disappointed by the food, they are BYOB friendly (though there is a corkage fee) ... I guess I would say the one thing that DID bother me was the consistently inconsistent service. If you go early enough in the evening (8:00 instead of 9:30, say) you'll likely avoid such problems.


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    1. re: NYChristopher
      roxie RE: NYChristopher Apr 24, 2009 04:47 PM

      We are repeat fans of Red Cat. It's still on our list for our third trip to NYC in the Fall.
      We always stay in Clesea so it's a nice,safe walk to and from TRC.

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      Pan RE: phantomdoc Apr 24, 2009 04:25 PM

      Grand Sichuan, 24th and 9th.

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        dietndesire RE: phantomdoc Apr 24, 2009 04:57 PM

        I find it hard to believe there is no info on this subject and that it hasn't been answered very often.
        Tia Pol is where I would go in that immediate vicinity. If you are uptight, maybe not for you, that is my warning.

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          Pan RE: dietndesire Apr 24, 2009 05:21 PM

          It has been asked and answered a few times, recently.

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            phantomdoc RE: Pan Apr 25, 2009 07:15 PM

            Maybe I do not have my search skills up to snuff. I tried searching Chelsea and did not find a good thread. Pan. If you know a good recent thread please link to it for me.

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              Pan RE: phantomdoc Apr 25, 2009 11:24 PM

              Based on searching "Chelsea" on this board:

              "Chinese in Chelsea"


              "Fave places in Chelsea/K Town"


              "Chelsea bar/restaurant rec needed"


              And lots of other threads that don't have "Chelsea" in the title but do cover some places in Chelsea.

              How did you search?

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