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Aug 9, 2013 07:35 AM

Restaurant in NYC theater district for family--good food, casual,family friendly?

We have kids age 11-14, going to see Wicked tonight, and meeting friends before for quick-ish dinner near 51st St/8th Ave. I'd like somewhere not bland fare tourist fare. Any thoughts?

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  1. You're planning rather last minute. How big is the group? Six? Eight?

    Don Antonio - 50th and 8th, no reservations, so get there early
    Toloache - 50th and 8th, their OpenTable says they don't have any tables remaining, but it's worth a call
    Danji - 52nd between 8th and 9th, they only take reservations for groups of 6+ people, give them a call ASAP

    1. kathryn is right - it's sort of last minute.

      If all else fails there's always McCormick and Schmicks (6th and 52st).

      Enjoy the show. Just saw Wicked myself.

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      1. re: ipsedixit

        I never doubt Kathryn, she is always right!

      2. Ruby Foo's if you can get a reservation.

        1. Thanks all, great suggestions!

          1. Ruby Foo's is available 5:30, 5:45 and 6:00 for 4 people on Open Table