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Rittenhouse Square - 1 meal

tuxedo Mar 16, 2010 07:41 AM

Where should it be on a Saturday? Open to all ideas!

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    barryg Mar 16, 2010 07:43 AM

    Dinner or lunch?

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      tuxedo Mar 17, 2010 07:49 AM

      late lunch-early dinner

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      Buckethead Mar 16, 2010 08:37 AM

      Assuming we're talking about dinner, I'd recommend Meritage.

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        sylviag Mar 16, 2010 10:46 AM

        We loved Meritage.

        Also loved Fish, at 17th and Lombard. Only fish and seafood.

        Both outstanding places - casual, comfortable, creative.

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          JanR Mar 18, 2010 07:32 AM

          Second Fish. Have not yet been to the new Meritage but heard good things.

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        jaba Mar 16, 2010 01:04 PM

        Matsyon, if you can get a reservation.

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          padovana Mar 18, 2010 06:07 AM

          I second Matyson

        2. sockii Mar 17, 2010 11:41 AM

          Matyson or Melograno, for a BYOB experience. I don't think Melograno takes reservations but if you can show up right at opening time you'll get a table no problem. Outstanding Italian, not your standard red-gravy fare by a long shot.

          Also second the rec for Meritage. Excellent place with great small & large plates, good drinks & wine list.

          For a splurge, might want to check out Lacroix as well. Have only been for the amazing brunch, but have to imagine the rest of the menu is outstanding as well.

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