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Pre-matinee lunch?

whats4dina Mar 3, 2010 09:57 AM

Appreciate any ideas for place worth visiting. Ladies lunch, not a mill please.

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    small h RE: whats4dina Mar 3, 2010 10:16 AM

    Where is this matinee? If it's in the theater district, there are about 8,000,000 threads about this already. The short answer is Marseilles. Search for "pre-theater" and you'll get the long answer.

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      trishottawa RE: small h Mar 3, 2010 10:22 AM

      We had a great pre matinee lunch at Nougatine. The prix fixe was an amazing deal and though not in the theater district we had no problem with timing.The food , service, and setting were ideal.

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      RGR RE: whats4dina Mar 3, 2010 10:26 AM

      It would be helpful if you gave us some specifics. What day are you going? Cuisine preferences? Casual or fancy? Per person budget for food only (drinks, tax & tip additional)? That said...

      On a Wednesday or Saturday, I would recommend dbBistro Moderne. Superb contemporary French bistro cuisine from 4-star chef Daniel Boulud. Good service and pleasant atmospherics.

      Photos of a pre-matinée lunch we had at dbBistro can be viewed here: http://www.flickr.com/photos/11863391...

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