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Reasonably priced near Penn Station, not Korean

thesu Mar 8, 2010 08:04 PM

I'm in Penn Station a lot and am looking for dinner places within walking distance. Ideally, entrees are $10-15/person, and it's quiet enough for a casual conversation. I've gone to Koreatown many times and would like to try something new. Thank you!

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    Rhea58 Mar 9, 2010 07:56 AM

    Niles on 87th between 30 & 31 streets is quite reasonable for lunch.
    Took a client there and was able to have conversation w/o shouting.

    The bar scene is up front and loud tho at nite

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      howster Mar 9, 2010 09:32 AM

      did you ever try tracks it is located in Penn station on the LIRR level

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        sholli Mar 9, 2010 10:36 AM

        Mooncake on 30th/8th. Not a lot of atmosphere, but pretty empty at dinner and many yummy options at and below that price point.

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          stephaniec25 Mar 9, 2010 10:43 AM

          Agree with Mooncake

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          robinsilver Mar 9, 2010 05:50 PM

          Djerdan Burek, on 38th between 7th & 8th. Authentic Balkan food, quite reasonable.

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