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Friday night, Avec or the Publican

hedge_hog Jun 10, 2009 03:19 PM

Plan to have late dinner 9:30-10 on Friday night. What would be the wait at Avec? Or would I be better off making a reservation at the Publican? Thanks.

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  1. leek RE: hedge_hog Jun 11, 2009 05:34 AM

    How many people? If it's one person, I'd say whichever you prefer, but if it's 2 or more, make the reservation. I love Avec, but there will be a wait.

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      ms. chow RE: hedge_hog Jun 11, 2009 06:27 AM

      I've been to Avec lately as 2-top or 4-top around that time, and the wait was no more than 15, 20 minutes. Of course, that might just be luck of the draw.

      I suppose if i were you, the deciding factor would be the kind of food i'm looking for, and the atmosphere. They are both my favorites. Have fun.

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