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Skibergyiscoo Oct 10, 2011 07:36 AM

Looking for a restaurant for 7 college buds to go to Friday Night
Good Food, Good Times...
Midtown and Below.

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  1. Winterpool Oct 10, 2011 08:42 AM

    It might help to know what sort of food (and crowds) that you and your friends enjoy. And has it been a long time since you last saw your university chums? Is talking and catching up a significant part of the agenda (I once stayed up all night at L'Express talking to my first-year roommate -- it's open 24 hours)?

    How long has it been since you went to university (ie what age demographic)? There are a couple of lads who've made a name for themselves writing resto reviews for the post-uni set:

    http://www.immaculateinfatuation.com/...

    Note that, aside from the usual categories, they offer some more specialised criteria, eg 'Drunk Hook Ups', 'Laughing at Euros', and 'Scoping Hot Girls'.

    If I may offer a a near arbitrary suggestion, have you considered DBGB? It's adjacent to the evening crowds in Nolita, offers a large bar up front, a considerable selection of imported and craft beers, and respectable food for a Francophile trencherman (sausages, burgers, etc).

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    L'Express
    249 Park Ave S, New York, NY 10003

    DBGB
    299 Bowery, New York, NY 10003

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      JoLi Oct 11, 2011 10:19 AM

      I second the DBGB recommendation

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      DBGB
      299 Bowery, New York, NY 10003

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      foodwhisperer Oct 10, 2011 11:21 PM

      Tough question to answer. Try Lavo, lots of pretty women there. or Buddakan

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      Buddakan
      75 9th Ave, New York, NY 10011

      Lavo
      39 E 58th St, New York, NY 10022

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