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Rec for dinner for 18 pple - need not be private room

JC2 Mar 17, 2010 10:29 AM

This is for a somewhat informal business dinner on a Tuesday night in May. Last year we did Buddakan, prior year Churascarria (sp?). Both were big hits. Now what? Mix of Brits and Southerners. Don't want to do ribs. Am thinking maybe private room at Aroma, but it seems pretty tame. Thoughts?

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    simetrias RE: JC2 Mar 19, 2010 06:24 PM

    Try La Fonda del Sol near Grand Central. They'll set up for you in the main dining room or give you the back area which is private or semi private. Great food, fun, and the raucus atmosphere from the bar area with the tapas menu carries over but doesn't disturb.

    La Fonda del Sol
    200 Park Avenue, New York, NY 10020

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      jycnyc RE: JC2 Mar 22, 2010 12:20 PM

      Home on Cornelia
      Park - private room / pricey but lots (i mean LOTS) of freebies
      Il Bucco - cellar downstairs

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        jbone RE: JC2 Mar 22, 2010 01:40 PM

        Crispo also has a back room and can do large parties-

        240 W 14th St, New York, NY 10011

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