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Boinsoiree or Table Fifty two

gunz1 Jul 20, 2009 06:50 AM

Staying at westin michigan Ave and given these restaurants as a must...Only one day available...What do you think??

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    jn2001 RE: gunz1 Jul 24, 2009 11:14 AM

    I admit I am partial to Bonsoiree, after all they catered my wedding and I had my rehearsal dinner there. The dining experience is fantastic there, given how intimate it is, and it is BYOB which is a huge bonus with a really nice meal.

    I had a good meal at Table 52, but not memorable enough to return, especially after they crammed three of us into a two top against the wall with two of us on the bench side of a small table when I had a reservation WELL in advance. The food there was good, but if you want something slightly more unique and romantic, I would go with Bonsoiree.

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      ms. chow RE: gunz1 Jul 24, 2009 11:47 AM

      May i ask why these 2 are musts? Understand that it is highly subjective, but there's tons of places in Chicago. My own opinion, Bonsoiree is exceptional. Table 52 is good. Perhaps a tad pricey for 'confort' food.

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        anniee8m RE: gunz1 Jul 25, 2009 06:39 AM

        Bonsoiree, hands down.

        1. geg5150 RE: gunz1 Jul 27, 2009 12:48 PM

          Yep, Bonsoiree! I've just booked my fourth visit in six months. I know there are others places, but Bonsoiree just keeps delivering. The maitre'd, Ryan, is wonderful!!

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