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Looking for a good lunch spot in Somerville

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lasiciliana Nov 29, 2011 10:24 AM

My coworkers and I are doing a Taza Chocolate factory tour which starts at 4pm.
We want to have a nice lunch before, probably 2-3:30... any recommendations for something in union square or close enough to the Taza (561 Windsor Street, Somerville).

Any type of cuisine is okay...just looking for recommendations.

Thank you!

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  1. Bob Dobalina RE: lasiciliana Nov 29, 2011 10:28 AM

    All-Star Sandwich Bar in Inman - within walking distance.

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      lasiciliana RE: Bob Dobalina Nov 29, 2011 10:39 AM

      do they have entrees or just sandwiches? It's a company holiday lunch so we would like something a little more than sandwiches.

      thanks for the rec though!

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        chevrelove RE: lasiciliana Nov 29, 2011 10:53 AM

        In that case, how big a party will you have? And what is your maximum price per person? A lot of the non-sandwich places in Inman and Union aren't open for lunch.

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          lasiciliana RE: chevrelove Nov 29, 2011 11:28 AM

          there are 4 of us, maybe 5... price per person: about $30-40ish, including a drink or two?

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            Bob Dobalina RE: chevrelove Nov 29, 2011 11:38 AM

            Muqueca and Machu Picchu Charcoal Chicken are good suggestions. Also, Russell House Tavern - City Girl Cafe -

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        gourmaniac RE: lasiciliana Nov 29, 2011 11:10 AM

        muqueca for brazilian seafood. machu picchu grill for chicken

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          Stride RE: lasiciliana Nov 29, 2011 01:38 PM

          Ronnarong Thai
          Buk Kyung for Korean (not fancy, but food is good)

          If Tupelo is open for lunch, it's a fun spot.

          1. Aromatherapy RE: lasiciliana Nov 29, 2011 02:11 PM

            Casa Portugal does lunch. So does Atwood's, Thurs-Sun. (never been, don't know how "nice").

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