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Viet Cafe

Thursday, July 27, 2006

True, VietCafe looks nicer than most Vietnamese places but I’d much rather pay 75% less, sit in a cheap and tacky room, and eat good food!
I was in a group of 7, mostly people who don’t care much about food quality, but Lon said he liked it, which suprised me…..and disappointed me.
The […]

Japonais

Wednesday, July 26, 2006

I took Lon to Japonais on Monday night as half of his birthday present. The theme was Japanese cuisine so the other half was a yanagi-ba, sashimi knife.
Only 5 nights after their opening, the wait staff was still nervous and looking to their superiors for instructions. The space had obviously been well […]

Gavroche

Monday, July 3, 2006

The menu here at Gavroche very French and the wait staff wear cute red neckerchiefs. We wandered in unexpectedly because it suddenly started pouring rain so we didn’t continue towards our planned destination.
We started with the fish board which was an abundant portion of various smoked fish served with creme fraiche, capers, […]