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will you pay $70 pp for 7 courses of Burmese in Shaw?

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Worldwide Diner Oct 2, 2013 06:45 AM

http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/g...

Just wondering. I've been to Little Serow and Bangkok Golden III. I think I'll stick to BG III. I doubt I would ever go to Mandalay in Shaw if they are charging $70 pp when Myanmar is a couple of miles from my office.

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    shake N baik RE: Worldwide Diner Oct 2, 2013 07:07 AM

    Haven't tried Burmese food so I would wait for some reviews and comments to trickle in before thinking about going. It's going to have to be amazing reviews. I went back to Little Serow last week and they are still firing on all cylinders with different preparations of existing items and new dishes on the prix fixe compared to the last time I went which was about 4 months ago.

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      Guy Incognito RE: Worldwide Diner Oct 2, 2013 10:15 AM

      I don't think it's $70 per person. I read that as $70 for the seven course spread, no matter how many people are sharing.

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        Worldwide Diner RE: Guy Incognito Oct 2, 2013 05:39 PM

        Since the restaurant isn't open, this is all speculation. Assuming I'm right, would you go?

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          shawington RE: Worldwide Diner Oct 13, 2013 02:18 PM

          Confirmed that it is $70 pp for 7 courses. Their website is now live and taking reservations via CityEats. I'm very curious as to how they do.

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        mistermax RE: Worldwide Diner Oct 21, 2013 08:29 AM

        I've discussed this with several sets of friends and we all agree that this business model can't possibly work. I would expect to see an "ordinary" menu eventually.

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          hamster RE: mistermax Oct 21, 2013 09:42 AM

          They're also planning for a la carte:
          http://www.washingtoncitypaper.com/bl...

        2. Kurtis RE: Worldwide Diner Oct 21, 2013 10:41 AM

          Is there any relations with Mandalay in SF?

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