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cbarker3351 Jun 11, 2009 07:13 AM

Great looking place - corner of Florida and R, but very mixed reviews. Anyone been there lately?

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    Pappy RE: cbarker3351 Jun 11, 2009 09:02 AM

    No one has been there lately. I thought I had heard she was moving on.

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      Elyssa RE: Pappy Jun 11, 2009 10:52 AM

      I know Asia Nora closed but I didn't hear anything about Nora closing or Nora herself moving on. But I rarely hear anything about this restaurant anymore.

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        Jacey RE: Elyssa Jun 13, 2009 09:38 AM

        I think one of the reasons you don't hear much about it anymore is because nowadays a lot of restaurants use local/organic ingredients, so Nora's model is not that unique in DC.

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      Jacey RE: cbarker3351 Jun 11, 2009 10:23 AM

      I've been there twice but not lately. It has been a little over a year. While the food is quite good from what I remember it is very pricey, even if it' organic. However, I'm not a fan of the atmosphere. The tables are on top of each other and the decor makes me feel like I'm in my British grandma's 1950s living room.

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        rappel75 RE: cbarker3351 Jun 12, 2009 04:53 PM

        I was there in the past year, but over 6 months ago. It was still very good, but not quite as special feeling as the first time I went a few years before.

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