Beatrice & Woodsley
Beatrice & Woodsley

Beatrice & Woodsley

  • Dining Style: Casual Elegant
  • Website: http://www.beatriceandwoodsley.com/
  • Phone: 3037773505x
  • Hours of Operation:
    Dinner: Served nightly beginning at 5:00 pm 'til the crowd thins; Brunch: Saturday - Sunday: 10:00am - 2:00pm
    Nosh & 'Tails (happy hour) at the counter Monday thru Friday 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
  • Payment Options: AMEX,MasterCard,Visa
  • Cuisine: European, American
  • Executive Chef: Eric Hiob
  • Dress Code: Smart Casual
  • Accepts Walk-Ins: Yes
  • Additional Details: Banquet/Private Rooms, Bar Dining, Beer, Counter Seating, Farm to Table, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, Happy Hour, Non-Smoking Restaurant, Private Room, View, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine, Wine Bar
  • Catering: Hidden below the main dining room of Beatrice & Woodsley is the private dining wine cellar. The award winning design of the restaurant is translated into an intimate dining space amid an eclectic wine library. Ideal for special occasions, this private event room accommodates up to 35 guests. The entire restaurant is also available for private dining, accommodating 96 guests.
  • Entertainment: INFORMATION:
    Due to the intimate size of the restaurant, we can only hold reservations for a period of 15 minutes after the initial reservation; please call if you're running late. Smart casual or casual cocktail attire is the norm. Please inform your server about any allergies or dietary restrictions. There's often a 20% gratuity added to parties of 6 or more guests. Due to CO law, corkage service is not available. There is a $20 cake fee for all pastries brought into the restaurant for service. Valid ID is required for all alcohol consumption. Due to our restaurant's petite size, reservations and requests do not guarantee specific tables or dining rooms, though we do work magic to give you the best possible table as often as possible. Visa, MasterCard, American Express, and cash are accepted.

    Please call if you need additional information or directions: 303.777.3505.

    Best wishes, Beatrice & Woodsley
  • Special Events: Nosh & 'Tails Monday thru Friday at the counter 5 - 6:30 pm
    ~ Specialty cocktails $6
    ~ Hand-picked wine selections $7
    ~ Hand-picked drafts $4
    ~ Changing weekly chef favors

    "Beatrice’s Scrumptiliitious Brunch!" "Best Place for Brunch!" -Bon Appétit 10 am - 2 pm



Getting there

  • Cross Street: Ellsworth
  • Public Transit: Southbound 0 (zero) bus stops at S. Broadway and Ellsworth. Northbound 0 (zero) bus stops at Lincoln and Ellsworth.

    Bicycle racks conveniently located in front of the restaurant.
  • Parking: Street Parking
  • Parking Details: We’re located on the East side of South Broadway across from Goodwill. Park after crossing Ellsworth. Parking in the Security Service Federal Credit Union lot is available only after business hours. Don't park in the Goodwill lot anytime.

    We’re located in a two-story brick building with amber tinted windows. We have a large sign that’s easily seen while driving, but not easily seen while walking. We're next door to the newly opened Gozo restaurant.
A word from Beatrice & Woodsley
Nestled amidst an urban aspen grove, B+W offers social dining with seasonal “Rustic-American” cuisine. Uncommon boutique wine, hand-crafted cocktails and hard-to-find spirits compliment imaginative dishes.

Contrasted between the funky boutique shops of historic South Broadway, Beatrice & Woodsley expresses Colorado’s sophistication and refinement beyond cowboy hat and wagon wheel clichés.
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Awards voted by OpenTable diners
  • Diners' Choice WinnerBest Ambiance
  • Diners' Choice WinnerRomantic
Beatrice & Woodsley reviews from OpenTable diners
147 reviews since May 4, 2014
Overall Rating4.2
  • Food4.1
    Service4.2
  • Ambiance4.7
    Noise LevelModerate
85% of reviewers would recommend this restaurant to a friend.
romantic (101)fit for foodies (93)special occasion (90)neighborhood gem (49)great for brunch (41)hot spot (31)notable wine list (31)good for groups (28)vibrant bar scene (13)late-night find (8)great for lunch (7)scenic view (5)kid-friendly (1)Show More
  • GNO - restaurant week
    OpenTable Diner Since 2014
    Dined on 8/30/2014
    Really nice atmosphere, wonderful wine. Since it was restaurant week all 6 of us ordered off of the price fix menu. I would go back for and recommend wine and dessert but dinner was just ok. Cold duck with soggy skin :/
    Special Features:
    notable wine list
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • it was ok
    OpenTable Diner Since 2014
    Dined on 8/30/2014
    the food was overpriced. small portions. and not a large selection of choices. probably wont come back. awesome restaurant decor though
    Special Features:
    romantic, special occasion
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • Nice ambiance - average food
    OpenTable Diner Since 2009
    Dined on 8/29/2014
    My girlfriend decided to take us to Beatrice & Woodsley for restaurant week. I chose to order off the menu vs using the restaurant week fixed price option as it only offered duck, monkfish and a veggie meal option. A nice way to describe the menu is eclectic but it is really just limited and not anything special. The crawfish beneignettes were mostly fried dough with very little crawfish. My chicken paperdelle was ok. I almost confused the pappardelle and the asparagus for a garnish. Portions are small and the meal overall was not very memorable beyond it being expensive. The interior of the restaurant is also eclectic but it is a nice and unique setting for a quiet date.
    Special Features:
    romantic
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    • Noise LevelCannot Recall
  • Disappointment
    OpenTable Diner Since 2014
    Dined on 8/28/2014
    Loved the ambience and the small touches added to the dining experience. I ordered the Monkfish and was brought the duck. When my fish arrived it was unbearably salty, and I like salt. If my date wouldn't have been so mortified, I would have sent it back.
    Special Features:
    romantic, special occasion
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • Trendy surprise on Broadway
    bgdiner
    Dined on 8/26/2014
    Loved the interior's ecclectic decor! Staff was very friendly and helpful - knowing the wines listed and making excellent recommendations. Delicious and unique cocktails. The food was outstanding! Even decaf coffee was wonderful!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, hot spot, romantic, special occasion
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Disappointing
    OpenTable Diner Since 2009
    Dined on 8/24/2014
    We visited with a group of four during restaurant week, and were all a bit disappointed. Only one of us ordered the restaurant week menu, the rest of us ordered from the normal menu. The vegetarian dish was very undercooks so the beans and veggies were still tough and had bad texture. The service was spacey. I had been here before with more impressive food, so it was a bit embarrassing that I suggested the restaurant and it was such a poor experience, especially the food.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • basement what?
    mallrats
    Dined on 8/24/2014
    we had reservations at 5pm which we arrived on time for. we were seated in the basement in the wine cellar. I was disappointed, but didn't complain because it was restaurant week. another table was to be seated behind us, but they complained so they were taken upstairs. I heard the hostess say something about upstairs being for people who had reservations for a long time. we had ours for almost 2 months. upon leaving were saw that half the restaurant upstairs was open. I was was very disappointed because the upstairs is so cool and really wanted to be there in the plush seats not on hard chairs in the basement. sad when you pay near $100 for dinner.
    Special Features:
    special occasion
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Love the atmosphere
    wbcalva
    Dined on 8/24/2014
    Love the atmosphere Did not care for the food or the service. Service was very slow and the food was cold. Paid the bill $$$$, Left hungry, Stopped and ate again somewhere else
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Fried starch
    Fitfoodie
    Dined on 8/23/2014
    The restaurant itself is beautiful. The service is slow. The food was fried and very salty.
    Special Features:
    notable wine list
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • The kitchen loves food
    Beastly
    Dined on 8/17/2014
    There have been many times I've found myself staring down the barrel of a pricey menu praying the chefs love food and are not just in love with being chefs. Often, I am disappointed. Beatrice and Woodsley was not one of these times. We started our meal with the crawfish beignets: Sweet, savory, great balance (thought a little more spice wouldn't have hurt). For an entree, I had Billy the burger while my girlfriend had the sweet-pea tortellini. The burger was hearty and the accompany of beets chips made it memorable. The sweet-pea tortellini was a bit shocking in terms of portion (about five small tortellinis), though delicious. The decor is beautiful; like being a tree house, and washing your hands is, well... an experience. You'll see.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • Creative and fantastic
    Outstandin
    Dined on 8/17/2014
    The coolest decor of any restaurant in Denver. The food is extremely creative as are the cocktails. Definitely one of my favorite restaurants in Denver.
    Special Features:
    great for brunch, fit for foodies, romantic, special occasion, hot spot, vibrant bar scene, notable wine list
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Special Occaision Specialness!
    Krisneener
    Dined on 8/16/2014
    I brought my husband here for brunch to celebrate our 6th anniversary. It was a great place to have special dishes we normally wouldn't have. For an out of towner, the place was a little hard to find even on Broadway! But once inside, the place was full of WONDERMENT! Loved the decor! A little less romantic than I thought with the open floor plan type seating. Food was great! We had and I'd suggest the crawfish beignets, watermelon/beat salad, biscuits & sage gravy. Bloody Mary was excellent as was the Americano coffee. Dessert was tasty too! Creme brûlée and banana cream pie. They comped one of the desserts for anniversary celebration! Thank you! All in all we loved it and will return again to celebrate special happenings!
    Special Features:
    special occasion
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • My Review is my personal opinion
    Food4Chris
    Dined on 8/15/2014
    First let me tell you that this review is my personal opinion. Just because this review is not favorable does not mean you should let this change your decision on trying out this restaurant ...Who knows , you may fall in love with it . "The ambiance is nice but that's about all this restaurant has to offer for me .They have more drinks than food items.I feel like there wasn't enough options to choose from. The food tastes good not great but good. Be prepared that the portions are very small .Don't go here if you are starving. By the way our server was excellent and helped us make great choices throughout the meal. PRINT NEW MENUS!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, romantic, special occasion, neighborhood gem, notable wine list
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Impressive!
    Frenchie
    Dined on 8/14/2014
    Beatrice & Woodsley is always a hit! Every dish was impressive, but the melt-in-your-mouth catfish stole the show this time. I recommend this restaurant to everyone I know!
    Special Features:
    great for brunch, fit for foodies, good for groups, romantic, neighborhood gem
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • OpenTable Diner Since 2013
    Dined on 8/13/2014
    Interior scenery, service, and distinctive food. Small plates are tasty and not overly filling
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • OpenTable Diner Since 2012
    Dined on 8/11/2014
    Really enjoyed the ambiance and whole feel of the restaurant. Food was great!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, romantic, special occasion, notable wine list
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Never disappointed
    abreVIP
    Dined on 8/8/2014
    Every time I come here I have a great experience, whether it is dinner, brunch or an after work drink at the bar. Admittedly, their beer list is rather limited, but if you can do with wine or a mixed drink then have no fear. Very unique setting in the city.
    Special Features:
    great for brunch, fit for foodies, romantic, special occasion, neighborhood gem
    • Food
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • OpenTable Diner Since 2012
    Dined on 8/3/2014
    Beatrice and Woodsley usually knocks my socks off. This visit, however, was just okay. It wasn't bad. The food was good - not great - but good. The service was okay, but again not great. It was a pleasant experience, but not quite the caliber we expected. The biscuits and gravy were good, not great; the server didn't know the difference between herbal tea and black tea; the roobois tea was served in a French Press coffee maker, which meant the last of it was very strong and bitter; the Tea Thyme cocktail, however, was great. Otherwise, it was a mediocre experience. Again, nothing was terrible; but we are still likely to pick a different spot for the next celebratory meal.
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  • Awesome!
    PBandJ
    Dined on 8/2/2014
    B and W was an awesome place to go for a special occasion or if your just looking for some good food! Cocktails and Wine list was awesome, the service was fast but not annoying - waiters knew exactly what they where doing and made sure you where satisfied with everything.
    Special Features:
    romantic, special occasion, notable wine list
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Pretentiousness at a new level
    24HourHappyHour
    Dined on 8/2/2014
    Possibly the most entertaining part of the meal was watching people come out of the restroom and try to wash their hands in the single most pretentious sink and faucet on earth. It was a 50/50 chance if they'd succeed with this act of basic hygiene. And yes, the sink is on display for you in the dining room, separated by a sheet of glass. The place felt like a cavern of the dead, and the food would have been best served to those who had no taste buds. To be fair, the goetta was very tasty, but it was smothered in this overly-dijoned hollandaise-wannabe and then topped with poached eggs replete with uncooked, runny whites. The "tiny omelette"= 1 scrambled egg & 1 leaf of unseasoned spinach.The worst place we've ever been for breakfast.
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  • Skip it
    agigem
    Dined on 8/1/2014
    The food was poorly seasoned, the drinks had a bitter or sour taste. The wait staff was inconsistent and the portions were inconsistent with the prices!
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Perfect for drinks with friends
    OpenTable Diner Since 2008
    Dined on 7/30/2014
    Recently visited B&W for a girls night and it is perfect be use you sit around a table so easy to socialize. It was a rainy night and I was surprised how packed the bar and tables were. Awesome ambiance!
    Special Features:
    good for groups, neighborhood gem, vibrant bar scene
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • My kind of restaurant!!!
    FitforFoodie
    Dined on 7/27/2014
    This restaurant is small and intimate, quiet, well-decorated, and GREAT FOOD!!! The waitstaff was friendly and attentive without being intrusive. Beatrice & Woodsley has moved to the top of my "we must go back to ....." list!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, romantic, special occasion
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Decor worth the visit
    Debbo
    Dined on 7/26/2014
    Loved the fact that they had a dairy-free menu. Decor was unique and fun. Disappointed with the food...little to no veggies served with meal. Expected more from a farm-to-table restaurant. Food was very ordinary.
    Special Features:
    romantic
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Romantic dinner
    rocks
    Dined on 7/25/2014
    I was searching for a restaurant good for a special birthday dinner in downtown Denver. Beatrice & Woodsley is a great place to treat someone special for a special occasion. This place will not disappoint! The decor and ambiance was amazing. The service was friendly and impeccable. The food was great. Lastly, the wine selection was plentiful.
    Special Features:
    great for brunch, fit for foodies, romantic, special occasion, late-night find, neighborhood gem, hot spot, vibrant bar scene, notable wine list
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Poor Response to Hair in Food
    Loyalcust
    Dined on 7/19/2014
    We love going here for brunch and always have a nice time. This last time though fell short due to poor management response to hair in our food. There was a hair in our appetizer. When we told our waiter his reaction was annoying. He didn't know how to react. We had to ask him to bring us a new one and he actually said "I might have to charge you for the second one, I will ask my manager." Our waiter made it feel like it was our fault that there was a hair. As a manager, after hearing there was a hair in your customer's food, you need to go over to the table and personally apologize. Also this item should be comped from the check all together! As loyal customers it was very disappointing to be treated this way.
    Special Features:
    great for brunch
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Excellent !
    Alizzzy
    Dined on 7/15/2014
    My fiancé and I chose to celebrate our anniversary at Beatrice and woodsleys because it was listed on the top 10 romantic restaurants for denver. It definitely lived up to the hype and exceeded our expectations. We had an excellent time and enjoyed the best meal. Thank you !
    Special Features:
    romantic, special occasion, notable wine list
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Great Ambience
    Tinay
    Dined on 7/14/2014
    Very impressed with the quiet, woodsy atmosphere of the restaurant. Very romantic and charming. The cleanliness was most impressive! Very good food. I had the steak. The restroom is something else... Cleanest and most beautiful public restroom... And I've been all over the world! Do try this for a relaxing evening with your significant other or close intimate friends.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, romantic, special occasion, scenic view, hot spot
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Amazing place! Tricky Bathrooms
    OpenTable Diner Since 2013
    Dined on 7/12/2014
    Good thing we sat next to the bathrooms. They were highly entertaining. The food was amazing, the service was top notch, the wine pairing was perfect. Great place to go for a special occasion
    Special Features:
    great for brunch, fit for foodies, good for groups, romantic, special occasion, neighborhood gem, hot spot, notable wine list
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • our way or the highway
    OpenTable Diner Since 2004
    Dined on 7/11/2014
    We were in the mood for a lots of tastes, so we asked if we told the chef what looked good could he make a portion of small plates for 4 to share. "no". Can you split an entre "no". The waiter was apologetic that the chef refused any request. Food was good as usual but the evening could have been much better if the chef were willing to share his/her skill in a more flexible manner.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Frenchie
    Dined on 7/9/2014
    The food was all wonderful, but two dishes really impressed - and they were both daily specials, so I'm downright devastated that I won't be able to have them again and again! The Daily Restorative, a chilled corn and apple soup, was a unique surprise. At our wonderful server's suggestion, I had an ahi tuna dish and please understand that I don't use this compliment lightly - it very well might have been the best thing I have ever eaten. It was breathtaking to look at on the plate, too. Our only complaint was that we were seated only a few feet from another party that was VERY loudly having a VERY offensive discussion that included with profanity and racial slurs. I wish the staff had asked the other party to quiet down or even leave.
    Special Features:
    great for brunch, fit for foodies, good for groups, romantic, special occasion, great for lunch, neighborhood gem
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Beautiful Brunch spot
    fortheluvoffood
    Dined on 7/6/2014
    My friend and i took our mother's here to have brunch. It was just trendy enough for us to enjoy and not to annoy our mothers. A plus is that it's a great brunch spot that takes reservations.
    Special Features:
    great for brunch, fit for foodies, romantic, special occasion
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • great birthday dinner
    chefhof
    Dined on 7/5/2014
    I took my girlfriend here for her birthday and we loved it, great wine list and even better food
    Special Features:
    great for brunch, good for groups, romantic, special occasion, late-night find, neighborhood gem, hot spot, notable wine list
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Wonderful Evening
    great4bday
    Dined on 7/1/2014
    We came to Beatrice & Woodsley for a birthday and the experience was wonderful. The service and food were great.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, romantic, special occasion, scenic view
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • No place like it
    Serious4fun
    Dined on 6/29/2014
    The food was very good. We were there for brunch. The space is amazing. The most unique and awesome looking restaurant I have ever been in.
    Special Features:
    great for brunch, fit for foodies, romantic, special occasion, hot spot
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Great experience
    OpenTable Diner Since 2008
    Dined on 6/27/2014
    The reviews are a little mixed so we weren't sure what to expect but had a great dinner experience. The pimento cheesecake, watermelon beet salad, and ahi special entree were all fresh and unique - perfect for summer. The decor is awesome and also makes it a special place.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, romantic, special occasion
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Cool place for dinner
    Michiganguy
    Dined on 6/22/2014
    Really interesting ambiance, fascinating wine list (I think almost all the by-the-glass wines were rose when I visited, which was fun). Small portions, but very good. The tomato tart small place was really good. I had the trout special that night; sauces on side were tasty additions. Overall, a nice place I'd return to. Fair return on investment.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, romantic, hot spot, notable wine list
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • OpenTable Diner Since 2009
    Dined on 6/15/2014
    This restaurant was real fun and interesting. I took my family for brunch I can't wait until I go back for dinner.
    Special Features:
    great for brunch, fit for foodies, good for groups, special occasion, neighborhood gem
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  • No signs,highchairs or current menu
    Teamgreen
    Dined on 6/15/2014
    1st-Where's the sign? Are you that pretentious that you think people want to actually search for the number "38" in your address? Put a sign up outside like the rest of the businesses in the world so people can find you. 2nd-No Highchairs?.... Seriously? I eat out a A LOT of places and they all have some family accommodation.. Most "foodies" bring the whole gang out to eat. They are well behaved and surprisingly appreciate good food. 3rd-You have more drinks than you do food items... Sure I like to have a drink with my food. But you need more items and add some meat! 4th-When we first sat down, the waitress proceeded to update 3 meals that that were "now" completely different items than what was on the menu... PRINT NEW MENUS!
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  • Don't believe the hype
    Sommelier
    Dined on 6/14/2014
    The ambiance is nice but that's about all this restaurant has to offer. The wine list in minimal and the food is just ok. Their take on escargot was so eclectic it was inedible. If you want to check this place out I suggest going for a drink - don't waste your dinner plans or $$$
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