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Dinner for Two--$20 or under

femmevox | Aug 21, 2012 02:53 PM

Please help me out here.

A friend and her long term lover have been eating at the Old Country Buffet in Watertown four nights a week! He likes to take her out their because he considers it "good value." He uses coupons, etc, to make it even cheaper than it is anyway. But even though she's hardly a foodie, it's really wearing on her.

I told her I could readily find her some other spots where they could have dinner for under $20.
To say they have conventional tastes is putting it mildly. He wants meat and two veg, and she wants fish and two veg. They'll go for the occasional Chinese or Italian or Mexican--I'm not sure about their spice tolerance.

Well, after Great Taste and Hong Kong Eatery, I found myself longing for other suggestions and other points of view about this. Good pizza, a good diner--it doesn't have to be fancy. But I would like to help them find some new places she really good enjoy, while staying within his financial constraints.

Any suggestions most welcome, and I will past them along.

thanks to you all--

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