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Rec for pre opera apps and cocktails, elegant is good

Rec for pre opera Lincoln Center apps and cocktails for two. Must be special we probably can't afford to do this again in this lifetime..

Mar 31, 2010
sookie in Manhattan

where to buy peking duck chinatown

I. want to buy Peking Duck to serve to restaurant phobic family coming to visit. Who has the best in chinatown? You chow friends never disappoint, thanks in advance.

Jan 08, 2010
sookie in Manhattan

Hip eats for 40 somethings Soho environs

Need recs for weeknight dinner , prefer walkable from Soho. Been to Freeman's, Balthazaar, Aqua Grill, Raoul's, Mercer Kitchen. Anything new in the area that shouldn't be missed?

Nov 10, 2008
sookie in Manhattan

Gold Coast/Rush recs

Need recs in Gold Coast/Rush St area, three nites, three dinners, any food, any pricing ok.
thanks all.

Jun 04, 2007
sookie in Chicago Area

I know you folks can rec for vegas [moved from L.A. board]

Live in San Diego, travel to Vegas couple times a year. Trust the LA board for recs, San Diego has no board and maybe no taste; I'm
going to get yelled at for that statement. Know Bellagio restaurants, but want to explore, no trendy, no Emeril, no Bobby Flay, just no name great food. Help.

Jan 11, 2007
sookie in Southwest

Seeking best wineries to tour in Mendocino area

In the Anderson Valley don't miss Goldeneye for fabulous Pinot Noir in a homey and sophisticated tasting room.

Dec 06, 2006
sookie in California

santa barbara wine??

If you will be in Santa Barbara, plan to do a tasting at Santa Barbara Winery. It is right in downtown Santa Barbara. Do not be put off by it's simple warehouse exterior. All their wines are excellent and well priced. My cousin,a wine industry professional, even joined their wine club, the first and only wine club she ever joined. You will not be disappointed. Google their website for further info.ENJOY!

Dec 06, 2006
sookie in California

Soho restaurant for dinner on Christmas Day

We arrive on Christmas Day and will not have a stocked pantry. Advice please.

Sep 04, 2006
sookie in Manhattan

Weeknight dinner near Grand Central

Meeting brother arriving by train and returning by train same evening. Need good food and timely service. A seven year old with good manners will be with us.

Aug 26, 2006
sookie in Manhattan

Suggest a restaurant in Little Italy

Thanks for the tip. I now know Little Italy is a tourist mecca, but perhaps Benito's II will prove a good choice, after all when dining in Manhattan even Long Islanders are tourists.

Aug 19, 2006
sookie in Manhattan

San Diego needs a listing under California board

San Diego is full of foodies who would love to compare food finds.
We are really not a suburb of LA.

Aug 19, 2006
sookie in Site Talk

Suggest a restaurant in Little Italy

I will be visiting family in NYC. Need an Italian restaurant in Little Italy to take my Long Island relatives to. Some of them are Italian and know good food. Don't need to impress them, no place trendy, don't need to see tourists or movie stars-just great food and good service. Please help.

Aug 19, 2006
sookie in Manhattan