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Where to eat tomorrow night alone..staying on the outskirts of oldtown.

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kellya29 Jul 19, 2012 12:00 PM

Money is not an issue and i love all kind of food...thinking sushi, tasting menus, french, latin. I'm open for anything. Just looking for somewhere easy to/from mission valley in a cab. Any ideas? Thanks!

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  1. Rodzilla RE: kellya29 Jul 19, 2012 02:41 PM

    Azuki and Hane aren't too far away for sushi. Harney Sushi is likely walkable, but it's a trendy, loud sort of place. For french, Wine Vault might be an option.

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      Cathy RE: kellya29 Jul 19, 2012 02:41 PM

      Mission Valley per se does not have much great food,
      -Other than the new (and with long lines): http://www.truefoodkitchen.com/
      -I personally like the old: http://www.neimanmarcus.com/stores/st...
      -Closer to you, on the SW edge of Old Town (and my choice if I was staying right there): http://www.25fortybistro.com/
      -More South from Old Town: http://www.winevaultbistro.com/

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        beth1 RE: kellya29 Jul 20, 2012 03:22 PM

        There's a food truck gathering at 57 Degrees Wine not too far from OT. You'd get a chance to try several things if you want.

        1. notjustastomach RE: kellya29 Jul 20, 2012 03:34 PM

          Brooklyn Girl or Starlite. In either case, sit at the bar or one of the bar tables. Both have friendly service and enjoyable people watching.

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            MrKrispy RE: kellya29 Jul 20, 2012 03:41 PM

            Wine Vault, definitely. They do a prix fixe menu on Fridays but it is actually fairly cheap and you can add on a wine flight for $15.

            If you take a cab, tell the driver it is near Shakespeare's Pub at the Washington St & I5.
            Signage is difficult, it is above the street sandwiched between the Pub and a few other places (Saffron)

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