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Jul 17, 2012 05:04 PM

Challenge to find place for special family dinner

Hello friends,
I have a challenge! We are looking for a somewhat casual place to enjoy and celebrate with our family (9 of us.) Due to some dislikes in our group, Chinese and Italian are out. One person prefers plain food - roast chicken, chicken sandwich. Another prefers to eat healthy (plain fish, salads, etc...) I am having quite some trouble thinking of somewhere that fits the bill that everybody can enjoy. Eager to hear your suggestions! Thank you in advance for your help!

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      1. re: cook262

        How about Supper. A bit more than plain, but I think it would satisfy your healthy eater, and your non adventurous eater. And they do have a nice space that should be able to accommodate 9.

        1. re: cwdonald

          +1 for Supper. Great call for this scenario. A little more expensive than Jones but also better.

      2. Bistrot la Minette would be another option

        1. I was thinking Parc might work well too.

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          1. re: Hungryin theBurbs

            I hadn't thought of Parc. Excellent baguettes and festive.

            1. re: DaisyM

              Festive at Parc can be a problem with 9 people, I've been there with 2 people and had trouble hearing the other person.

              1. re: Buckethead

                You are right! I seem to remember it is easier to talk in the space to the right when you enter.

          2. Thank you all so much! Great suggestions!

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            1. re: chowinpa

              Just heed the warnings about the noise at Parc. Very much enjoy going there with one other person...regretted going when there were 4 of us due to the noise.