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Commander's Runs Out of Turkey on Thanksgiving!

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Commander's Runs Out of Turkey on Thanksgiving!

jess6612 | Nov 24, 2007 01:19 PM

Pretty shocking, but true...we had an 8pm reservation and were told (after we were seated and greeted) that they had run out of turkey at 7:30--so all visions of a traditional Thanksgiving dinner had to be cancelled. So we had fish and duck, spinach salad--all of which seemed like they had been sitting around for a while. Only the filet mignon was really good. Service was lightening fast--I guess the staff wanted to go home after a long day.

It was a mistake to reserve there in the first place--should have known better. But this was a very expensive mistake and we sure did miss our Thanksgiving turkey and trimmings!

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