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Boston rez Jul 14, 2013 11:44 AM

Looking for a good place for brunch on Sunday July 21--key factors: quiet atmosphere and good food with a light touch (stacks of waffles and hash browns will not be consumed). Won't be going to Carlo's either. Coming over from NYC on the PATH so southern end of Washington St. is ideal but of course we're willing to walk.

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    carlylecat RE: Boston rez Jul 15, 2013 05:28 AM

    Amanda's

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      bifpocaroba RE: Boston rez Jul 15, 2013 06:05 AM

      Amanda's

      http://amandasrestaurant.com/menus/br...

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        roro1831 RE: Boston rez Jul 15, 2013 10:18 AM

        Third vote for Amanda's

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          ELA RE: Boston rez Jul 15, 2013 10:57 AM

          I haven't been there for brunch, but I was going to say check out Amanda's...and if they offer it, give it a shot...because Amanda's is excellent.

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            roro1831 RE: Boston rez Jul 15, 2013 11:08 AM

            I also enjoy brunch at La Isla but they don't take reservations and the space is tiny and its BYO

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              ELA RE: roro1831 Jul 15, 2013 11:15 AM

              Heard some good things about La Isla. Have never been but it's one of those places I've wanted to get to. Thanks.

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                roro1831 RE: ELA Jul 15, 2013 01:03 PM

                La Isla is one of my favorite places, we mostly do dinner there or have it delivered. He was on an episode of Bobby Flays show so the place got even busier. They had a stuffed French Toast showdown

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              Forklaw RE: Boston rez Jul 15, 2013 03:08 PM

              +1 for Amanda's. (I think you're up to 5 votes for Amanda's now.)

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                Boston rez RE: Boston rez Jul 15, 2013 04:33 PM

                Just made the rez at Amanda's. It looks awesome. Thanks everyone :-)

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                  ELA RE: Boston rez Jul 15, 2013 06:50 PM

                  Enjoy!

                2. ttoommyy RE: Boston rez Jul 16, 2013 12:36 PM

                  Amanda's hands down. Great food, beautiful space, nice service. Everything you seem to be looking for.
                  The only drawback is it is closer to the north end of Washington, but the walk is easy.

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