Haven't been here in a long time. Entering is daunting as there is a massive stairway ;however ,you can take the elevator in 9 west 57 (yes it's the superman building) to reach the restaurant. This is a large modern space and you feel that immediately but oddly it allows you to have some space at your table and focus on your dining partners. The booths are best for a more private conversation. You will be comfortable here and the food was better than I expected. The chop chop chicken salad was delicious and our group tried a number of desserts since it was a family member's birthday. There was no food left on any plate so it must have been liked by all. The staff was extremely solicitous but this may have been because someone we were sitting with tends to get extremely agitated if they don't get the proper attention and that person is a regular!!!! All in all, I was pleasantly surprised and the food was good.
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