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Best Chocolate Souffle

For her birthday, a friend wants to have the best chocolate souffle in NYC. Where?

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  1. I dunno about best, but the one at a Daniel is awfully good.

    1. Minetta Tavern used to have a really good one. Haven't been back since the chef change, though.

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      1. re: deprofundis

        Just had the Minetta Tavern version last week. Still excellent.

        1. The one at the Four Seasons(the restaurant, not the hotel) is excellent.

          1. minetta though i prefer the grand marnier one instead.

            unconventional pick? sakagura...one of the best ive ever had.

              1. Does Capsouto Freres still exist?

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                1. re: mahler5

                  No. Anyway, my soufflé at Capsouto Freres was runny--entirely unacceptable--but I didn't say a thing. (Was with a friend and didn't want to make a fuss). Didn't return, though I'm sorry they were hard hit by Hurricane Sandy.

                2. I'm interested in this too. I don't think I ever had a proper traditional soufflé.