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21st Birthday Dinner!.. with family

titiana Jun 15, 2010 09:40 AM

I am turning 21 and I want to have dinner in a place I can have good drinks, or fun shots, but mainly somewhere thats memorable and I will have fun. I will be inviting my grandma, and great grandma sooo I'm thinking not tooo crazy, but I dont want to scarifice all the fun, can anyone help me??

  1. BBQ Chicken Recipe Lover Jun 17, 2010 08:58 AM

    Well 1st and foremost, Happy 21st Birthday. Hope it's all that and then some.

    If you are into Japanese food, you would most likley enjoy a good old style Japanese steakhouse.

    The wife and I went with some family to a Japaneses Steakhouse in Palmdale a couple months ago. Between the Saki Bombs and the amazing table cooks food fliiping and volcanic onion skills, it was definitely a night to remember :)

    Saki, Saki, Saki Bomb! What a blast.

    Again Happy 21st and Cheers!

    1. LATrapp Jun 15, 2010 04:50 PM

      Barney's Beanery in Santa Monica? Or any of those restaurants around there. Then maybe say goodnight to the Grandparents and have plenty of options to walk around to afterward...

      Dar Maghreb Restaurant in Hollywood? I think that's about $40 fixed price..

      Yamashiro with a great view?

      Don't forget the designated driver or taxi!!

      Dar Maghreb
      7651 W Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90046

      1999 North Sycamore Ave., Hollywood, CA 90068

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      1. re: LATrapp
        titiana Jun 15, 2010 06:59 PM

        i like yamashiro

        1. re: titiana
          samtron608 Jun 16, 2010 08:02 AM

          food is very so so at yamashiro and expensive. but views are nice!

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        titiana Jun 15, 2010 04:35 PM

        I wanted something more memorable and fun, more like tokyo delve's

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        1. re: titiana
          Emme Jun 15, 2010 09:18 PM

          so why not go there? if it's too wild, maybe something like Musha...?

          Palms Thai was a good suggestion. if you want something fun and unique, something like Mouns-of-Tunis.

          or go somewhere like Lou on Vine where there's good wine... or Cube. i guess they're not too 21st birthday oriented, but they've got the booze.

          or maybe somewhere like Chaya Venice or Chaya? if they're not too pricey.

          Chaya Venice
          110 Navy Street, Venice, CA 90291

          424 Wilshire Blvd, Santa Monica, CA 90401

          Lou on Vine
          724 Vine St, Los Angeles, CA 90038

          525 S Flower St, Los Angeles, CA 90071

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          samtron608 Jun 15, 2010 04:16 PM

          hmmm. how about that thai place with the singing elvis?? i think its called Palm Thai.
          wow..this is kinda hard to find a place suitable for your 21st bday needs and something suitable for a great-grandparent.

          Palms Thai Restaurant
          5900 Hollywood Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90028

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            toonoble Jun 15, 2010 03:03 PM

            Cheesecake Factory?

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              Lulu K Jun 15, 2010 11:06 AM

              Maybe you'd like Chili's or TGI Friday's. Those places are sit down restaurants with a lot of variety, they aren't to expensive, and they serve alcohol.

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                samtron608 Jun 15, 2010 09:43 AM

                price point? location/area?

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                1. re: samtron608
                  titiana Jun 15, 2010 09:58 AM

                  In the LA area, or by the beach, and well im a starving student so not that high end

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