We were really excited to try this place out. It is voted #1 in Snohomish county and other than the fact that you should not walk away hungry, I'm not sure why. We got the French dip and the Reuben, neither of us were impressed. To be honest, I am a little picky about how proteins are prepared. Texture is everything, if it is tough, grisly and not lean (a lot of fat) I do not care for it. This lacked flavor in the beef and was cut really thick. It was tough and a little hard to chew. The Reuben was uninspired and one side of the sandwich mostly filled with sauerkraut. The fries served were so greasy that I could only eat a couple.
The service was not that great, I understand that our waitress was prepping for the next day but we were never offered drink refills until we were finished eating.
The cinnamon roll, I have to tell you this is the greatest disappointment. It is huge and it looked awesome but it was so stale and old that even popping it in the microwave to warm it up didn't help soften it. I will say this though, if it was fresh and just out of the oven, I can see where it would be awesome. The flavor is really good, the icing is really good. But we didn't get a warm ooey gooey yummy cinnamon roll. We got a cold, really stale days old roll. Very disappointing.
I doubt I would go there again.
I will say this, the portions are huge and the prices are reasonable. We didn't have a great experience but with the right meal and fresher rolls this place could be really good.
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