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good spot with fireplace?

bluetail13 Sep 30, 2009 10:43 AM

I'm hanging out with a dear friend of mine and I wanted to take him to a semi-romantic place with a fireplace where we can lounge and chat without feeling rushed to leave. Good food and/or a good view. Any suggestions?

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    betterbeheaven Sep 30, 2009 03:08 PM

    Not sure where you're looking, but Digs Bistro in Berkeley seems to fit the bill. Very intimate, cozy space and quiet enough for long, leisurely conversation. They have a fireplace, but it wasn't in use the night I had dinner there. No view.

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      bobpantzer Sep 30, 2009 03:16 PM

      I bleieve that both the Farley Bar and Murray Circle restaurant in the Lodge at Cavello Point both have fireplaces and a nice, cosy atmosphere.

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        saffrongold Sep 30, 2009 09:04 PM

        You could head to the Pelican Inn in west Marin

        1. CarrieWas218 Sep 30, 2009 09:41 PM

          Sheba's Lounge has a cozy fireplace with great, oversized chairs and frequently the romance part is taken care of by a great bit of jazz happening at the grand piano.

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            mick Oct 1, 2009 07:49 AM

            Second the Pelican Inn

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