M Restaurant

M Restaurant

  • Dining Style: Fine Dining
  • Website: http://www.matmiranova.com/
  • Phone: 6146290000x
  • Hours of Operation:
    Dinner: Monday - Thursday: 5:00pm - 10:00pm, Friday - Saturday: 5:00pm - 11:00pm
  • Payment Options: AMEX,Diners Club,Discover,MasterCard,Visa
  • Cuisine: Steak, Continental, Contemporary American
  • Executive Chef: Jeff Rabold
  • Dress Code: Business Casual
  • Accepts Walk-Ins: Yes
  • Additional Details: Banquet/Private Rooms, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, Happy Hour, Late Night, Non-Smoking Restaurant, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Private Room, Smoking Area, Smoking Area (patio only), Takeout, View, Wheelchair Access, Wine
  • Private Party Facilities: Two private dining options are available at M. The first is a completely private room with a sliding glass door & curtains that can be opened for a view of the dining room or closed for more privacy. The rectangular-shaped room may accommodate up to 15 guests & is AV friendly. The second option is the semi-private Wine Barrel Room, which may accommodate up to 8 guests. The oval-shaped room is cozy & intimate with lots of candlelight. Private dining at M is the perfect setting for your special celebration or business meeting. Guests may order directly from the menu or we would be more than happy to work with you to create a customized menu to fit your event.
  • Private Party Contact: Kristen Luff 6146290000x
  • Special Events: Happy Hour at M

    Celebrate happy hour in the bar at M with $5 martinis and selected wines by the glass Monday - Friday from 5 to 7 p.m. Plus, enjoy half price sushi during our great happy hour.

Getting there

  • Parking: Valet
  • Parking Details: Valet Parking is available during dinner service for $5.00.
A word from M Restaurant
When you walk into M Restaurant, Cameron Mitchell’s marquee restaurant & bar, you understand. You are not just out on the town. You are in another place entirely — South Beach, perhaps. You’re surrounded by beauty. A lovely perspective of Downtown Columbus. An outdoor terrace overlooking the Scioto riverfront. Light woods and luxurious fabrics. A dramatically lit bar. Artfully plated dishes of eclectic American cuisine, influenced by the assertive flavors of Pacific Rim & Europe. All enhanced by impeccable service and a wine list considered one of the nation's best.
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  • Diners' Choice WinnerBest Ambiance
  • Diners' Choice WinnerBest Food
M Restaurant reviews from OpenTable diners
124 reviews since May 23, 2014
Overall Rating4.6
  • Food4.7
    Service4.6
  • Ambiance4.5
    Noise LevelModerate
91% of reviewers would recommend this restaurant to a friend.
special occasion (106)romantic (83)fit for foodies (62)notable wine list (60)great for outdoor dining (32)scenic view (30)good for groups (25)hot spot (24)neighborhood gem (16)vibrant bar scene (16)late-night find (12)great for brunch (3)great for lunch (3)kid-friendly (1)Show More
  • A Special Birthday Meal
    flavorfanVIP
    Dined on 9/18/2014
    My husband and I traveled from Cincy to attend a conference in Columbus over the evening of his birthday. I wanted a nice place to celebrate and found M on Open Table. It was our first time at M, and we both thought our experience was excellent. We started by sharing the jumbo shrimp tempura (crisp and delicious) and a salad (fresh and flavorful). We both decided to try one of their featured menu entrees which combined a veal tenderloin and braised veal cheek over an asiago cheese stuffed crepe with vegetables and a wonderful sauce etc. - and it was fabulous! Our service was warm, friendly and attentive. Overall a lovely evening! We'd definitely recommend M for a special meal, and we plan to return on a future visit.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, great for outdoor dining, notable wine list, romantic, special occasion
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • OpenTable Diner Since 2013
    Dined on 9/13/2014
    From the moment you enter M, you know you're going to experience something special. The ambiance is second to none, with crisp white linens, soft lighting, and rather than a sports game playing in the lounge, the film noir classic, Casablanca is one more detail that makes you feel you're in for a treat. Trevor is a fantastic server and was humorous, attentive, and made wonderful recommendations.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, hot spot, late-night find, neighborhood gem, notable wine list, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • yum0
    Dined on 9/13/2014
    The lobster cones and shrimp appetizers, along with the scallops and salmon entrees, were outstanding. My only complaint was the seating was too close to others - you were hearing their conversations, and the large table next to us was separated by a transparent drape. No privacy.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, romantic, scenic view, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Excellent, as expected
    telAthensVIP
    Dined on 9/12/2014
    The food was excellent and, as always at a CM restaurant, no problem sharing/splitting salads, entries, etc. We had exceptional service with our waitress even calling a second taxi when the one we ordered didn't arrive in a timely manor.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Never a Surprise
    OpenTable Diner Since 2009
    Dined on 9/10/2014
    M has been in business since the time we moved to Columbus. While the menu has evolved modestly to include a few additional items, the quality remains superb as does attention to the diner's desire and needs. My partner's sensitivity to butter was noted by waitress who brought each of us a loaf of bread (one each with and without light butter) without asking. The entre for each of us was delightful with Veal Mignon truly melting in the mouth. Dialog was delightful in a truly wonderful environment. I would recommend to anyone for a special night out. Thanks to the wonderful team at M for making this night special.
    Special Features:
    notable wine list, romantic, scenic view, special occasion
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    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • As usual M did not disappoint
    CM77VIP
    Dined on 9/6/2014
    I went for 2 girlfriends for a birthday celebration. The food was incredible - the lobster cones are always phenomenal. We tried the scallops, salmon & halibut special entrees- are were well very flavorful- my only criticism was that scallops were too salty. My friend said her birthday dessert (dounts) were by are the best she has ever had. In addition to the food our server was top notch- very attentive, personable & paid meticulous attention to detail- Thank you Trevor for a really fun girls night out!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, hot spot, notable wine list, romantic, special occasion
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    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Almost, but not quite...
    SadfaceVIP
    Dined on 9/6/2014
    Our second trip to M and our expectations were high based on our first visit. This time around our food was just as flavorful, but arrived at our table less than hot. In fact, the halibut we ordered was pretty much cool. We'll be back, but the third time had better be the charm.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, neighborhood gem, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Exceptional Experience
    Morgat17
    Dined on 9/6/2014
    We went here to celebrate a birthday! Phenomenal food, excellent service. Our waiter, Keith, really knew his stuff...down to the smallest detail! He was amazing...and even kept checking the score on a football game for us! It is more of an upscale place, but you know that going in (pricing is listed on their online menu, so they don't "hide" that from you). In my opinion, it was well worth the price for the food, atmosphere and service. This place is a definite must-do!
    Special Features:
    notable wine list, special occasion
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    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • OpenTable Diner Since 2014
    Dined on 9/6/2014
    Dinner at M was for our 26th wedding anniversary. The food was fabulous and the wait staff excellent. We will definitely come back!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Best Service Yet
    PhDMomVIP
    Dined on 9/6/2014
    We had such great food and service - it was, by far, my best experience ever at a Cameron Mitchell's restaurant. Perfect from start to finish
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, romantic, special occasion
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    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • A lovely dining experience
    gloriaB
    Dined on 9/5/2014
    We went here to celebrate a job well done with our son who is a very mature 10 year old. He wanted to dine at a fine dining establishment to celebrate, so we took him to M. We had a very nice time, and our son said it was his best experience ever!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Anniversery Dinner
    Bkyreviewer78
    Dined on 8/30/2014
    We were greeted by the staff in a friendly and welcoming manner. We had arrived 30 minutes early but were seated immediately in a booth with a view as requested. Our first negative observation was the selection of music being played and the level of volume being too high. Our waitress Tiffany was very attentive and helpful with menu selections. I should note that this was a Saturday and the restaurant was quite busy. Would reserve this restaurant for special occasions as it is not cheap.
    Special Features:
    notable wine list, scenic view, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Excellent!
    maddog6198
    Dined on 8/28/2014
    Everyone from the Hostess to the Manager was amazing. Was celebrating my anniversary and it couldn't have been better. Thank you again!
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • New menu is great
    KyleMcD34VIP
    Dined on 8/25/2014
    We hadn't been to M in some time. They have a new(er) menu that is fantastic! We were there with friends who love the sushi and it did not disappoint! Look forward to returning soon!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, great for outdoor dining, hot spot, neighborhood gem, notable wine list, romantic, special occasion
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Extremely over priced
    MitchVIP
    Dined on 8/21/2014
    The service and ambience is outstanding; however, it was just ridiculously over priced and the food was just so so. I had considered taking my granddaughter there for a special treat, but was so disappointed in the prices and quality of the food, I have decided to take her elsewhere. This is my first major disappointment with a Cameron Mitchell restaurant. I think Ocean Club is over priced as well, but would go there again rather than return to "M". Perhaps the point of "M" is to assure that those "not at the top of the food/income chain"
    Special Features:
    romantic, special occasion
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    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • Excellent dining experience
    Devilinthedetails
    Dined on 8/19/2014
    The wait staff is extremely courteous and attentive. The menu is simple and has a great selection. The drink menu is versatile, as was the wine selection. The food was unique, well prepared, and delicious. Overall experience was fantastic. I will definitely be coming back.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, romantic, special occasion, scenic view, notable wine list
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Nice experience.
    Columbusmaestro
    Dined on 8/16/2014
    Food was fantastic. Overall, very good experience.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, vibrant bar scene, notable wine list
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • SPECIAL OCCASION / ROMANTIC
    OpenTable Diner Since 2014
    Dined on 8/16/2014
    My wife and I has our 20th wedding anniversary dinner at M and could not be more pleased. The food was outstanding along with the service. Since I had mentioned our anniversary when making a reservation on Open Table the staff made every effort to make the evening special. We will come again when we visit Columbus.
    Special Features:
    romantic, special occasion, hot spot
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • OpenTable Diner Since 2014
    Dined on 8/16/2014
    One of the best meals I have enjoyed in Columbus. Tiffany, our server, was excellent.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, great for outdoor dining, romantic, special occasion, scenic view, neighborhood gem, hot spot
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • M stands for magnificent
    FoodFan614
    Dined on 8/15/2014
    M restaurant was amazing. We were greeted by the friendly staff as soon as we arrived and they acknowledged my boyfriend's birthday, which i noted on the OpenTable reservation. The table I requested was ready and clean. The food was so good and the wine was delicious. My boyfriend enjoyed his strong mixed drink. The only downside was the noisy table next to us on the patio, drunk women being obnoxious, smoking, and using foul language. However, our waitress moved us to a more secluded table and we had nobfurther issues. I will definitely be back and use OpenTable to reserve a seat!
    Special Features:
    great for outdoor dining, romantic, special occasion, notable wine list
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Excellent Food
    DBlair2230
    Dined on 8/9/2014
    My husband rarely raves over the food at restaurants, but we both simply loved the food at this restaurant. He had the pork chop and I had the burger. He also especially liked the vanilla old fashioned. Our server was very nice and polite. Courses were timed correctly. I am definitely glad that we chose this restaurant for our trip to Columbus.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, romantic, special occasion, scenic view
    • Food
    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • expensive but chic
    jniehow
    Dined on 8/9/2014
    As any fancy restaurant goes, it was a nice experience, but in the end it will probably be our first and last visit. I got the strawberry salad which was very good and the salmon, which was pretty uneventful. The portion was miniscule, and I could have gotten the same meal at Cap City for half the price! We were celebrating our anniversary so we wanted it to be special and memorable, the atmosphere was nice, and because we were so close to the table next to us I learned all about that couple's blossoming relationship...only because it was easier for me to hear her than it was my husband! I was hoping this would be our yearly anniv. dinner restaurant for but unfortunately I'd rather go back to Marchellas, The Pearl, or Cap City first!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, notable wine list
    • Food
    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Special Occasion
    Mamasan
    Dined on 8/4/2014
    Wonderful choice to celebrate any special occasion. Fantastic service, impeccable preparation of all food selections, enormous wine selection.
    Special Features:
    romantic, special occasion, notable wine list
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    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Great Wedding Anniversary Selection
    BigBri
    Dined on 8/2/2014
    My wife and I enjoyed our 6th wedding anniversary at M. We were greeted promptly and our table was waiting for us. We were both impressed with the teamwork of all the staff to keep our drinks full, table clean, and food delivered. It was the perfect atmosphere for us as we enjoyed the Sea Bass and the Salmon dinners. They were excellently crafted and beautifully presented. We also treated ourselves to their cake and ice cream for desert. It was the perfect portion size and was also expertly presented. Thank you for an awesome night!
    Special Features:
    special occasion
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Simply Amazing
    SMarcum
    Dined on 8/1/2014
    We celebrated our 5th anniversary at M this weekend. The attention to every detail is remarkable. They made it a very special night. M is the most romantic resturant in the city. The food was world class and so was the service.
    Special Features:
    romantic, special occasion, scenic view, hot spot, notable wine list
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Dinner at the M
    OpenTable Diner Since 2012
    Dined on 7/28/2014
    We we warmly greeted and promptly seated. The whole evening went well. Linda was an outstanding professional server. The Manger, Jack Goodall was so very professional and impressed us very much.
    Special Features:
    special occasion
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Romantic hot spot!
    Debbie
    Dined on 7/26/2014
    The restaurant was lively yet romantic. Great menu, delicious food and excellent service.
    Special Features:
    romantic
    • Food
    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • OpenTable Diner Since 2011VIP
    Dined on 7/26/2014
    M Restaurant is second to none when it comes to food, service and atmosphere! Highly recommend for any occasion......AAA+++!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, great for outdoor dining, romantic, special occasion, late-night find, scenic view, neighborhood gem, vibrant bar scene, notable wine list
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Felt like server was on commission
    marco
    Dined on 7/26/2014
    We asked about drink specials and was told there weren't any, even though a sign at entrance offered $5.00 drink and appetizer specials. When my wife asked for house wine, was told there weren't any. Offered a "good" wine and brought 2 glasses. $16.00 each. People next to us were told of appetizer specials. Unfortunately, we had placed our order. Food was good, people friendly, but felt robbed paying high price for average wine. Many other good places to eat, enjoy wine, and leave with a satisfied feeling. Will not be back here.
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    special occasion
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • Good food,didn't honor reservation
    Food4u
    Dined on 7/25/2014
    I had a reservation for 8 people at 9pm. I usually call, but this time I made it online and called later to confirm. It still took about an hour to be seated! We all got drinks and waited in the bar area. The staff was very kind and kept saying thank you for being so patient for waiting, but they made no effort or offer to compensate for the time we waited. The food was wonderful as always, and the food service was good, but we were a little disappointed this time.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, romantic, special occasion, late-night find, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Outstanding time at M
    CityLights
    Dined on 7/25/2014
    I had heard great things about M before our visit, and I'm glad to say that my expectations were fulfilled and then some. We went to M during restaurant week and I got the salmon, which was made to perfection. Everything else was absolutely delicious as well (sushi, cake & ice cream dessert). On top of this, our very attentive server, Amanda, made sure that every aspect of our time here was perfect. Thank you, Amanda! We will definitely be coming back.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, great for outdoor dining, romantic, special occasion, hot spot, notable wine list
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    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Great service, great food
    YumyumVIP
    Dined on 7/23/2014
    The menu has got better then before. Especially the Columbus week set menu.
    Special Features:
    romantic, special occasion
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • We love M!
    OpenTable Diner Since 2010
    Dined on 7/19/2014
    My Wife and I make M our regular date night location. They always take care of us, and the food is fantastic. We love M and their employees!!!
    Special Features:
    good for groups, romantic, special occasion, notable wine list
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • Always Amazing
    Chris
    Dined on 7/19/2014
    M never lets you down whether it's for sushi during their wonderful happy hour or a special occasion like the one my wife and I recently shared there. They made everything special and made us feel very welcome, our delicious meals were just icing on the cake.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, special occasion, scenic view, notable wine list
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Above and beyond expectations
    OpenTable Diner Since 2014
    Dined on 7/18/2014
    We finally had family watch our kids while my wife and I had date night and used our Cameron Mitchell gift cards. We chose M over the other restaurants simply because of the menu. We felt we could eat healthier and still have a nice night out. The ambiance was perfect for us, no overpowering bright attractions and not very loud but enough background noise that we could talk without worrying about being too loud or sharing our lives with everyone around us. Our waitress was awesome, there when we needed something and she didn't bother us otherwise. The food is the best food I have ever had in Ohio and it would probably be the best dining experience we have ever had except there wasn't a beach. We highly recommend M and we will be back.
    Special Features:
    kid-friendly, fit for foodies, romantic, special occasion, notable wine list
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Outstanding
    Partyof4
    Dined on 7/15/2014
    We came to M with another couple. Our experience was amazing! The food was incredible. Chef Jeff was wonderful. Our overall experience from beginning to end was outstanding! Would absolutely recommend dining at M to anyone.
    Special Features:
    great for outdoor dining, romantic, special occasion, notable wine list
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    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • Wow what a great meal
    gagajeanVIP
    Dined on 7/12/2014
    Fabulous meal, friendly staff and great ambiance. It was our 51 st. Wedding. Anniversary.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, great for outdoor dining, romantic, special occasion, scenic view, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Great Place to go!!
    Polkimba
    Dined on 7/11/2014
    This is my second time at M and it was fantastic. Great service, over the top food, and the layout of the floor is superb. Can't go wrong if you want to impress someone special!!
    Special Features:
    romantic, special occasion, notable wine list
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • Bill and Laurene Creekbaum
    Diningduo
    Dined on 7/11/2014
    Hated it. Food was cold. Got our orders wrong and other diners had to wait while the rest of us had our food. Then we had to send our food back because it was cold and I mean cold as ice when it was served not because of waiting on the entree correction and the waiter was a jerk about it. Cocktails were awful. Decor is tired and boring. Table was constantly being bumped by waiters and arriving diners. Loud patrons in the bar filtered into the dining room. Not coming back. This was not our first time there. Always loved it before and have taken business clients because of the food and ambiance. Not anymore! :-(
    Special Features:
    late-night find
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Awesome
    OpenTable Diner Since 2014
    Dined on 7/10/2014
    Had an amazing time! We will be back! Our server deb was the best!
    Special Features:
    romantic, special occasion, hot spot, notable wine list
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.