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Stella D'Oro, Middletown- a shame


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Stella D'Oro, Middletown- a shame

dennisl | Jul 30, 2013 07:19 AM

(I had originally just posted this on an old thread.)

A Saturday night, reservations made for 7 people for 7:00 for my daughter's birthday.

In a nutshell, the food was fabulous, the service was some of the worst I've ever encountered. Ranging from indifference to dowright hostile- did our waitress have an evil twin in the back? She initially forgot a drink, fine. 6 of us received our entrees, never said a word about the 7th. Never checked on us after we were served, never smiled, was very cold. 45 minutes after we had eaten we asked for a desert menu, she was VERY ticked off. 20 minutes later she came back and asked us if we wanted the check- no desert menu. The bussing staff were fine. There were only about 7 tables. Were we her last one? Did she just want to leave? I will never return. My husband (who is not a good tipper and generally needs my prodding to leave more, as a former waitress) left the tip. I never asked what it was, didn't care.

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