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Lunch at Gramercy Tavern or Eleven Madison Park?

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Which should I go for for a Friday lunch? Reservations for the date I want open up tomorrow. Suggestions? Sounds like either is a hot ticket that could be tough to nab, but what would be your top choice?

Thanks!

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    1. re: judithuk

      Agreed 100%. EMP is a far better choice. EMP is my favorite place to lunch in the city.

      1. re: gutsofsteel

        gos, There's a zero missing. lol

        My most disappointing meal of '09 took place in Gramercy Tavern's formal dining room. EMP is our favorite NYC restaurant. I think that about answers the question. :)

        Photos of the lunch Gourmand we had at EMP in January can be viewed here: http://www.flickr.com/photos/11863391...

          1. re: gutsofsteel

            Glad you came back in time to fix it. :)

    2. Judging by dinners I've had at both, I'd head straight to Eleven Madison Park over Gramercy Tavern. Listen to RGR, the woman knows what she's talking about.

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      1. re: ulterior epicure

        Your compliment is much appreciated, u.e. :)

        1. re: RGR

          This is an easy one to answer. EMP.