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Veggie-friendly, Inexpensive, Nice Atmosphere - Midtown East/Theatre District TONIGHT

abco Sep 1, 2011 11:40 AM

My boyfriend will be coming from work (around 51st & Lex) and we need to get to 47th & 8th by 8pm.
I've seen a lot of great posts for restaurants on the more expensive end, but we're really looking for casual and delicious, entrees around the $10-15 mark. Vegetarian-friendly would be a plus.
Any quick recommendations? Thanks so much!

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    valerie RE: abco Sep 1, 2011 12:58 PM

    You should check Open Table...looks like there are a fair amount of places with availability for tonight.

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      abco RE: valerie Sep 1, 2011 01:02 PM

      I'm looking for recommendations before I look for availability, but thanks!

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      RGR RE: abco Sep 1, 2011 01:21 PM

      I would recommend Toloache, on 50th, b/t B'way & 8th. Very good Mexican food. In addition to their regular menu, they have one dedicated to vegetarian dish. Friendly, attentive service and pleasant atmospherics.

      Toloache photos: http://www.flickr.com/photos/11863391...


      1. rose water RE: abco Sep 1, 2011 01:30 PM

        how about lan sheng or szechuan gourmet? they should fit your budget, are casual and delicious, and have some good veggie options

        Szechuan Gourmet
        21 W 39th St, New York, NY 10018

        Lan Sheng
        60 W 39th St, New York, NY 10018

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