College Roommate Reunion for Foodies
Hi! Would love some input (I have read many posts on the site and Manhattan seems incredibly responsive and friendly) for dinner for next Saturday night for 4 people. Prefer LES area although definitely able to travel to Brooklyn.
tasting menu that has a vegetarian option or a la carte that won't be too much more than $200/p
fun atmosphere -- no white tablecloths and somber waiters
4 female college roommates who want to be able to hear each other but still have an uptempo vibe
reallly good food -- mediterarrean, french, tapas or seafood or vietnamese would be my preference. no italian, please.
good wine list
Any advice would be much appreciated! I realize that 8 days to make a reservation is not a lot of time but we are flexible on early or late dinner if that helps.
The OP specifically said no Italian.
I actually thought wd-50 when I first read your post. Fits all of your requirements, IMO - it's LES, casual, fun, but cooking at a high level. It may not be on the menu, but they can and do serve a tasting for vegetarians as well. Of course, this is provided that all of you are pretty adventurous and you can get a res.
50 Clinton Street, New York, NY 10002