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foodpoisoned Nov 14, 2009 01:00 PM

I gravitate towards the same places, so I'm interested in hearing your suggestions. I'm a great cook and I usually spend a huge part of my food budget on good ingredients for home, so I'm cheap when it comes to dining out. What are your favorite places for a great meal for two for less than $50? We don't drink alcohol and usually order two entrees and either an appetizer or dessert, sometimes both. We enjoy all types of cuisine and prefer small, family-owned, fairly quiet places. Thanks!!

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    DaisyM Nov 14, 2009 01:44 PM

    Lee How Fook and Vietnam.

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      barryg Nov 14, 2009 02:35 PM

      Similarly, you can feast for $50 at Nam Phuong in South Philly (11th & Washington). I think it is better than Vietnam and it is also cheaper.

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      Nam Phuong
      1100 Washington Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19147

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      brightman Nov 14, 2009 03:35 PM

      Szechuan Tasty House

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        brightman Nov 14, 2009 03:36 PM

        http://www.koozeedoo.com/

        1. joluvscards Nov 15, 2009 04:00 AM

          Sazon - wonderful Venezuelan. You can eat like kings and queens for under $50

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            Bigley9 Nov 15, 2009 06:17 AM

            Beau Monde

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            Beau Monde
            624 S 6th St, Philadelphia, PA 19147

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