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[sea] help plan 40th bday - w.sea/belltown/cap hill drink/food recs


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[sea] help plan 40th bday - w.sea/belltown/cap hill drink/food recs

BorntoEat | Nov 19, 2007 07:07 PM

Planning a friend's 40th birthday and need some help. Here's the riddle:

Where do you go with a group of 10 people for drinks--then dinner -- then drinks all within walking distance on a Saturday night in early December??

We're thought about locating in the following areas:

West Seattle
Capitol Hill

The problem is finding places that take reservations for that size party or who have bars that are large enough where we'd have a chance of even standing together. And we'd like some fancy-ish, swanky-ish places so we can dress up a bit.

Here are the pros/cons and possible places i've thought of so far:

West Seattle: Pros are parking and less crowded than btown/cap hill. Cons are less choices. Options: Ama-ama, west 5, matador (no reservations), possibly jak's for dinner but we have a couple vegetarians in the group.

Belltown: I love Zoe but have been there for lots of special nights - i don't know anything about the bar scene

Cap Hill - saw the recent write ups on Quinns and sounded good - is it fancy? Once again, don't know any bars that fit the bill.

Obviously i need some help :)
All suggestions welcome!


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