We celebrated out 32nd anniversary on 27 February. My husband wanted to make this a very special occasion for me.
My favourites are Dom Perignon Champagne and caviar. My husband went to the hotel to enquire with the restaurant to see if they served these. They did not and he requested if he might bring them along. They advised him that this was not permitted.
This aside, he made a reservation at reception for dinner on our anniversary. He saw the receptionist write down the booking.
On a happier note, he arranged for a lovely table to be set with Dom Perignon Champagne and caviar hors d'oeuvres to be served at a local beach where we watched the sunset. I married the best man ever!
After a wonderful time at the beach we went to the restaurant only to find that they did not seem to have a reservation. No problem. They invited us to have a drink while they arranged a table for us.
After a short time, we were escorted to our table where we continued to enjoy the drink that we ordered. We were greeted by a lovely waitress who took our order almost immediately.
After one hour since we sat at our table, I took a bathroom break. On the way I met a waitress who advised that our entree would be delivered to our table soon. I replied that we had not ordered an entree (given that we had had an entree at the beach), however, we had ordered our main course one hour ago.
While I was away, a waitress advised my husband that our meal order had not been passed on to the kitchen, and even more that the meal ordered by my husband was not available. He re-ordered.
Another hour passed and our main courses were delivered to our table. Sadly, they were cold and not very nice. Needless to say, we did not eat them!
The Manager offered to discount our meals by 50%. This was not acceptable to us and we ended up paying only for our drinks.
We went to this restaurant because we had only heard great revues. It must have been a bad night, however, for us it was a bit of a damper on the special evening that my husband had planned.
We are not inclined to visit again.
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