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EAT on Dumaine Big Enough for Party of 10?

sw79 Mar 21, 2010 11:08 PM

I'm hosting a bridal brunch for about 10 women in a few weeks. I planned on doing it at EAT, but they don't take reservations. Can they accommodate 10 people on a Saturday morning? Would it be best to go at 11 am or 1 pm?

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  1. BayouTeche RE: sw79 Mar 22, 2010 05:35 AM

    EAT's pretty small. Unless you can arrange something in advance, I'd try something else. I wouldn't want to host a brunch for 10 with no reservations and hope for the best.

    Eat Restaurant
    900 Dumaine St, New Orleans, LA 70116

    1. nikinik RE: sw79 Mar 22, 2010 07:29 AM

      We did a group of 8 at EAT for NYE in '08 and fit good in the area when you first walk in. We did have reservations. You might be able to fit a table of 10 in the other area. I'd call and ask what they can do. They are very accommodating.

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        gastrotect RE: sw79 Mar 22, 2010 07:58 AM

        Have you tried explaining your situation already? They may allow you a reservation given a) it's a bridal brunch and b) the number of people. I'm not sure if either time would be better...

        If you aren't confined to the French Quarter I know Elizabeth's in the Bywater has space upstairs that should accommodate 10 people. They serve a delicious brunch as well.

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