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how is Cook St Helena for lunch?

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kevin25 Mar 21, 2010 05:21 AM

I can't find anything on the board about Cook in St Helenas. We have 6 and were thinking lunch. how is the food ? we were considering Solbar or Cook. on a friday in early may.

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    jaimecouchon RE: kevin25 Mar 22, 2010 08:58 PM

    we have lived in St. Helena for over a decade, and COOK is our restaurant of choice, full of locals, owner operated, lunch is very casual and delicious, you can enjoy Main Street before and after, chocolates at Woodhouse and espresso at Napa Valley roasting Co., solbar is mostly about environment, if you are looking for South Beach meets Napa Valley with overpriced resort fare to match, they have it covered, for food with soul, try COOK. Enjoy!

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    800 The Embarcadero, San Francisco, CA 94107

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      ceekskat RE: jaimecouchon Mar 22, 2010 09:29 PM

      Does Cook take reservations? I overheard a party of 6 touring with us recently saying they were told the wait would be an hour so they ended up going elsewhere (don't know where & this was a Monday).

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        kevin25 RE: ceekskat Mar 23, 2010 10:17 AM

        thanks ceekskat that was my next question...I heard the same thing

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