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Birthday dinner around Staples (Zucca vs. Engine Co. 28 vs. Windows)

Jeff P-S | Oct 9, 200202:02 PM     6

My mom's a big Laker fan, so we're taking her to a game and a dinner for her birthday. After reading the reviews on this board and elsewhere (and pretty much ruling out Ciudad), we've narrowed it down to Zucca, Engine Co. 28, and Windows.

Basically, I'd love to hear your thoughts on the quality/price ration of these places.

Atmosphere is important, but each of these restaurants has it in abundance....food should be "good" (i.e. doesn't have to blow us away, but should be hearty and enjoyable)...and a place that makes a fuss about a birthday would certainly be a bonus. (As would good fish dishes...)

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