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MARINE ROOM History Question....

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Neurofabulous May 16, 2014 07:48 PM

Hi all,
After lusting after this place for almost 30 years now, I finally got to have dinner at the Marine Room. In additional to the cuisine, I was so looking forward to seeing this giant mosaic on the floor in the front lobby that I thought I'd remembered reading about in the Union Trib years ago. When we arrived, the mosaic was nowhere to be found. Did I dream this? Did I read it about another restaurant? Was there, in fact, a mosaic that was destroyed in one of the storms over the last years?

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  1. Beach Chick RE: Neurofabulous May 17, 2014 07:11 AM

    If memory serves me correctly, they moved that over to La Jolla Beach and Tennis Club next door.

    How was your meal?
    Been dining at MR since a little girl and tho' I love Bernard, I wish he would stick to more classic dishes..

    I enjoy drinks at sunset with high tide waves hitting the glass...or brunch.
    They need to open for lunch.
    Love snorkeling out front when the nursing sharks are out..

    Aloha

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      Neurofabulous RE: Neurofabulous May 17, 2014 03:11 PM

      Thank you so much, Beach Chick! That gives me an excuse to check out La Jolla Beach & Tennis next door:) I really appreciate you responding because this was just one of those things that was really bugging me! The food was outstanding and I can't bring myself to ever say a bad word about Bernard, however, I certainly understand what you mean about food getting a little over-the-top fussy. Thank you again very, very much, hey maybe I will run into you one of these days while you're enjoying the sunset:)

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        Beach Chick RE: Neurofabulous May 18, 2014 07:35 AM

        ;~)

        www.LJBTC.com

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