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Help me find a spanish rest. for tonight PLEASE

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PepperJack Mar 11, 2010 11:28 AM

Have a somewhat picky friend who requested "Spanish food" for dinner tonight. He's Puerto Rican and if we go to a P-Rican restaurant, it has to taste like someone's grandma was cooking. Location wise it must be in Manhattan and no more than $50pp including drinks and tip. Other Latin cuisines are acceptable, please help I've been racking my brain all day!

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    boccalupo RE: PepperJack Mar 11, 2010 11:53 AM

    La Casa Del Mofongo (Dominican).

    1. Motosport RE: PepperJack Mar 11, 2010 11:56 AM

      El Pote on 2nd Av bet 38 and 39 has great authentic Spanish dishes.

      1. JungMann RE: PepperJack Mar 11, 2010 12:06 PM

        I've heard good things about the entire scene at Camaradas. They're the only place I've seen in NYC that serves jibaritos, so it might be worth a visit for that alone.

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          boccalupo RE: JungMann Mar 11, 2010 12:25 PM

          Their menu looks really good. Now I want to try it. Another one to add to the list!

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