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HELP! Halloween Dinner Restaurant Suggestions Needed!

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spotteddove Oct 29, 2009 03:00 PM

I have three guests coming into town over the weekend and we'd like to go to dinner some place on Halloween evening. We're hoping to find a restaurant that is doing something special for the holiday but not throwing a huge sweaty party. A special menu with seasonal items would be great. Any ideas?

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A Restaurant
24075 Lake Dr, Crestline, CA 92325

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  1. mollyomormon RE: spotteddove Oct 29, 2009 04:13 PM

    I know Lucques is and the menu sounds great:

    HALLOWEEN NIGHT

    PRIX FIXE

    october 31, 2009

    join us for a very special three course dinner

    fifty dollars per person

    costumes welcome

    tricks and treats

    chicken liver crostini, DEVIL's eggs, smoked salmon toasts

    and foie gras & roasted fig sandWITCHes

    ***
    grilled market fish with black rice,

    BLOOD-red beet salsa and HORRORsradish cream

    or

    braised lamb GHOUL-ash with ricotta spaetzle,

    roasted tomato and paprika MASKarpone

    ***

    THE GREAT PUMPKIN ice cream pie with

    maple pecans and candied pumpkin

    http://www.lucques.com/#

    I have no idea if they still have spots open. Keep in mind that west hollywood will basically be shut down from noon on Saturday until Sunday so probably best to cab.

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    Lucques
    8474 Melrose Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90069

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      coffeebrownies RE: mollyomormon Oct 29, 2009 10:46 PM

      And be prepared to walk the last half mile or so.....

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      Obessed RE: spotteddove Oct 29, 2009 10:37 PM

      I got an email from Hungry Cat -- they are having a special Halloween menu that looks fun:

      TIKI Halloween at the hungry cat Hollywood

      Saturday, October 31st featuring

      lethal concoctions such as white zombies & mai tais

      &

      devlishly good food: the hungry cat pu pu platter, tuna poke & braised pork belly w/ grilled pineapple and coconut rice

      Get the grass skirt out of mothballs, jump ship and swim over here.

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      The Hungry Cat
      1535 Vine St, Los Angeles, CA 90028

      the hungry cat
      1134 Chapala, Santa Barbara, CA

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