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Going to Carnegie Hall - Looking for Dinner options

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DebW60 Oct 29, 2011 09:31 AM

Hi, A group of us (ok a bus load of 45) are going to a concert at Carnegie Hall. This is a vast group of people, ages and some teens. We will have a couple of hours before the concert to have dinner. We are not familiar with the area, so we need a place for dinner that can appeal to all....especially picky teens. And we need to know if they will need reservations. Not everyone will go to the same place, but I would like to offer people a variety of places ahead of time, so we know exactly what we are doing, once we arrive. We are looking forward to this adventure...we are coming from NH. Thank you!

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    gutsofsteel RE: DebW60 Oct 29, 2011 10:54 AM

    So you are talking about an 8pm concert on a weekday?

    1. Phil Ogelos RE: DebW60 Oct 29, 2011 01:13 PM

      You'd do well to read through the "Manhattan Board Discussions" that are listed directly beneath these posts, Deb -better yet, enlist members of your busload to look at the research contained within them. Together, the collective wisdom there should give you a clearer sense of what's in the neighbourhood, and where might appeal to whom.
      Enjoy the show!

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        Chuck Lawrence RE: DebW60 Oct 29, 2011 07:49 PM

        There are a couple of decent delicatessens near Carnegie Hall, appropriate for teens. Perhaps you can make a group arrangement:
        Carnegie Deli
        Stage Deli
        For your more upscale crowd, try the Bar at the Modern. Book in advance.

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        The Modern
        9 West 53rd Street, New York, NY 10019

        Carnegie Deli
        854 7th Ave, New York, NY 10019

        Stage Deli
        834 7th Ave, New York, NY 10019

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          chaz RE: Chuck Lawrence Oct 29, 2011 07:53 PM

          Red Eye
          Trattoria del Arte
          Molyvos

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          Molyvos
          871 7th Avenue, New York, NY 10019

          Trattoria Dell'Arte
          900 Seventh Avenue, New York, NY 10019

          Redeye Grill
          890 Seventh Avenue, New York, NY 10019

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            Jane A. RE: chaz Oct 30, 2011 10:25 AM

            Angelo's Pizza - good thin crust pizza and great salads. Great for sharing. It's on 57th bet. 6th & 7th Aves.
            Brasserie Cognac is on 55th & B'way.

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            Angelo's Pizza
            117 W 57th St, New York, NY 10019

            Brasserie Cognac
            1740 Broadway, New York, NY 10019

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