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Marydan Feb 15, 2010 11:41 AM

Arriving Friday at 7:30 on the Victoria Clipper with undoubtedly famished grandsons, 12 & 14. Wallking from there to Warwick Hotel - 401 Lenora St. Where can we eat well without a wait? Also need breakfast recomendation for Saturday morning. Boys will eat anything, but think long waits are lame. Thanks!

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    etoiledunord Feb 15, 2010 12:37 PM

    For dinner would suggest Palace Kitchen which is on the corner of 5th Ave and Lenora. Could make reservations at http://tomdouglas.com/index.php?page=palace-kitchen to avoid a wait. The food is good and plentiful so the grandsons would probably enjoy it. Good atmosphere also.

    Will leave others to make breakfast recommendations but a walk to Pike Market and a visit to Le Panier bakery would be good if looking for these type of breakfast items.
    http://www.lepanier.com/

    Hope that helps. Kay

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      Marydan Feb 15, 2010 01:34 PM

      Palace Kitchen won't do reservations unless you have a party of six, but we'll try it anyway.
      Thinking Pike Place for breakfast. Should we just wander around? Is there someplace to sit if we get food at Le Panier?

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        FoodDee Feb 15, 2010 03:10 PM

        Le Panier has tables.

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      howard 1st Feb 16, 2010 09:29 AM

      your walk will take you past serious pie, tom douglas's excellent pizza place and there are surely no teens who do not crave pizza. for breakfast, le pichet or lola - but, in general, the market is hard to beat especially if you enjoy vertical dining

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        Marydan Feb 25, 2010 01:18 PM

        Thanks all for the suggestions! We were a block from Serious Pie and ordered four pizzas to-go, With drinks from Ralph's, we were set for viewing the Olympics from our 11th story room in the Warwick Hotel (with a dynamite view of the Space Needle). It was "the best pizza" 14 year-old Jonathan had ever had. Next morning was breakfast at Lola's and "the best Eggs Benedict" he had ever had. And I agreed with that after he traded me a bit for one of my "made-to-order doughnuts."

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