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    Need some Valentines day Help

    I have Three Reservations for tonight.

    lucullan's in ames

    Bravo! in West Des Moines

    Yanni's Grill in ankeny

    I want to go to lucallans in ames but I dont want it to disappoint is it a nice place. have any of you guys been to any of these restaurants?



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    Re: Need some Valentines day Help

    IMO, I've not had great experiences at Lucullan's. The service has just always been lacking, and the food didn't knock me on my butt. If you were to stay in Ames, I'd call Aunt Maude's for reservations.

    Ranallo's (sp?) in Ankeny is also very nice.


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    Re: Need some Valentines day Help

    Bravo! is a good place to eat. The food was excellent, considering it's a chain restaurant. IIRC it wasn't cheap,but it's been a few years.

    If I lived in Ames in your shoes, I'd probably go with the Aunt Maude's



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    Re: Need some Valentines day Help

    Brovo!


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    Re: Need some Valentines day Help

    Bravo. And be sure to order a slice of cheesecake for dessert.



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    Re: Need some Valentines day Help

    Quote Originally Posted by cymate View Post
    I have Three Reservations for tonight.

    lucullan's in ames

    Bravo! in West Des Moines

    Yanni's Grill in ankeny

    I want to go to lucallans in ames but I dont want it to disappoint is it a nice place. have any of you guys been to any of these restaurants?
    Yanni's is good itallian/greek food and nice quiet/romantic atmosphere.



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    Re: Need some Valentines day Help

    McDonalds dollar menu. You don't want to set the bar too high.

    Lucallans is good, not great. I prefer a place like Dublin Bay though. Better prices, good food, and still a nice place to eat



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    Re: Need some Valentines day Help

    My wife and I always enjoy Bravo.



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    Re: Need some Valentines day Help

    so where did you end up going?



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    Re: Need some Valentines day Help

    Quote Originally Posted by greatshu View Post
    so where did you end up going?
    McDonalds dollar menu, then he slept on the couch.


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    Re: Need some Valentines day Help

    Quote Originally Posted by greatshu View Post
    so where did you end up going?
    we went to lucallans in ames it was very good not to expensive either. it was like 40 bucks. went with the chicken parm. had their cheesecake it was incredible. i would definatley recommend it



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