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Esca thoughts asap?

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I have last minute reservations at Esca tomorrow night. Wondering if anyone has been and has thoughts as per the tasting menu or any recommendations.

Thanks!

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Esca
402 West 43rd Street, New York, NY 10036

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  1. Last I went, we enjoyed the crudo preparations a good deal, but thought the rest was hit or miss. Maybe ordering a la carte will give you a better shot at the hits.

    1. I went a few mos ago w party of 6 and just told waiter to surprise us. Everything was FANTASTIC!!!

      1. It's been a long time since I've been to Esca, but I would suggest focusing on the crudo, the uni pasta, the squid ink pasta, and the gnocchi.

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        Esca
        402 West 43rd Street, New York, NY 10036

        1. Agree with nmprisons. We usually make a whole meal of various crudos. They're excellent. The mains are ok, but not more.

          1. The octopus appetizer is great but a bit heavy. The spaghetti with lobster, mint and chilis gets lots of raves but somehow didn't quite hit the spot for me.