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Osteria Mozza - Bummer


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Osteria Mozza - Bummer

nn91604 | Aug 13, 2007 02:14 PM

8:00PM res this past Saturday. Very excited. We sat down immediately upon arrival, and then met our waiter about 10 minutes later. Appetizers came about 8:30 - pigs trotter (very good), burrata with bacon (awesome) - at the same time another couple arrives and sits next to us. Food is good though -so far, so good. Then, our empty appetizer plates sit there for THIRTY minutes. We haven't been offered bread yet. I ask for bread (every other table in the place had bread) and finally get it around 9:15, when our pasta shows up (orrichiette, awesome) and the couple next to us gets their pasta. We both finish around the same time and it is picked up same time. Couple next to us gets their mains about 9:45...ours show up around 10:15!!! We had the exact same thing!!! Hangar Steak (whatever), Fra Diavlo (nice). Overall, some of the shittiest service I had ever had. The jerk actually looked offended when I ASKED for bread. It is too bad because the food is great and everyone else was having a great experience, except for us, who unfortunately got sat in Buddy Holly's section. Lame. Also waaaaaaaaaay overestimated the "fine" element of this "fine dining" establishment. Lots of jeans and t-shirts. Hollywood douchebag invasion.

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