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Il Bellagio at CityPlace in WPB. Yes or No?

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leslieolson Jun 16, 2009 08:50 AM

So CityPlace is a little more shiny than I'd usually go for, but how's the food at Il Bellagio? I've seen reviews that are all over the place. If not, what's the best Italian in West Palm?

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    zook Jun 17, 2009 06:33 PM

    Paradisio in Lake Worth is an interesting choice. If you put your self in their hands and let them bring you what they want (they discuss with you first your likes/dislikes) you can have a fabulous dinner. Each time I've done that with other people, the meal was top notch. However, I've also been there and just ordered off the menu, which resulted in an okay but nothing special kind of dinner, which I wouldn't recommend. The prices are a bit on the high side, but well worth it if you let them choose for you.

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      leslieolson Jun 18, 2009 07:00 AM

      ah. nice rec. I will definitely do that with a small group sometime. (We are travelling with 11 this time!)

    2. freakerdude Jun 17, 2009 05:11 PM

      Maybe someone can speak up about Stresa (Italian) or Dolce de Palma (Mediterranean/Italian) , two places that received very good reviews from the Palm Beach Post. FYI, I have never been to either one.

      Search pbpulse.com for these reviews.

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        leslieolson Jun 18, 2009 06:59 AM

        I adore Stressa. Their broccoli rabe is devine, love the vibe there. Seriously considered it for this dinner...

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        makymark02 Jun 17, 2009 05:33 AM

        Its ok i would not say its the best but its a nice place to eat a people watch For good food try Ristorante Sapori 99 Royal Palm Plaza Boca Raton

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          leslieolson Jun 17, 2009 09:20 AM

          Thanks! I was afraid there were no WPB hounds on this board this week! Unfortunately, we'll be driving down from Fort Pierce for the evening, and Boca is just toooo far. I will definitely put it in the queue tho.

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            leslieolson Jun 17, 2009 09:22 AM

            So very sad to see that it appears Capri Blu has disappeared...

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