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Gimme Steak!

mollydingle Oct 12, 2012 09:27 AM

I feel like a good, semi-swanky blow out steak dinner for my birthday this year. We'll probably go either mid-week or odd hours on the weekend. It looks like the best options are Capital Grille (Burlington, if that makes a difference) or Abe and Louie's. Suggestions otherwise and for what to order are welcome and eagerly solicited.
Thanks in advance.

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    treb Oct 12, 2012 12:12 PM

    I prefer Oak Room, chateau briand for 2 is just outstanding. Grill 23 wuold be my next choice then A&L. Cap Grille in Burlingtron, if that proximity is better for you, has free parking.

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    1. re: treb
      mollydingle Oct 12, 2012 12:16 PM

      Oak Room was my first choice, actually, but I thought it was closed for renovations. When did it reopen?

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        treb Oct 12, 2012 12:33 PM

        now it's the Oak Long Bar with a different limited menu including a steak entree. I'd call and see if they could accommodate a few entree requests.

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        Foodie_BBQ Oct 12, 2012 12:25 PM

        I prefer L'Andana in Burlington to Cap Grille if you're staying outside the city. L'Andana steak and a side of pasta bolognese is one of my favorite gorges. I'll 3rd Grill 23 - I've always been treated like royalty there and their non-steak dishes are nearly as good as their steaks. Note that Grill 23 is very loud - if you want quiet you need to request a quieter table.

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          cherrytomato Oct 12, 2012 02:27 PM

          Excellent idea. L'Andana for steak and Bolognese sounds perfect.

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        eastbroadway Oct 12, 2012 10:08 AM

        Well, it depends on what kind you like! If you're in a french mood (steak frites), try Gaslight or Petit Robert. Abe and Louies is good, as is Cap Grille. Just depends on what you want!

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          carneyvore Oct 12, 2012 10:04 AM

          Can't go wrong with Abe & Louis, but Mooo and Grill 23 are both excellent options.

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