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    last minute help needed!!!

    2 weeks ago I promised my wife I would make reservations for a good restaurant on NYE. Needless to say I f'd up and forgot. None of the good restaurants in the Des Moines metro like centro and splash have anything left. Does anyone have any suggestions that can prevent me from sleeping on the couch to start 2013?

    TIA



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    Re: last minute help needed!!!

    "Honey, every restaurant is a great one when you are in it."


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    Re: last minute help needed!!!

    Cheesecake Factory. Better than centro IMHO.



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    Re: last minute help needed!!!

    Is she the type that would go for "I wanted to make you dinner"? AND you wash the dishes.





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    Re: last minute help needed!!!

    Quote Originally Posted by TigerCyJM View Post
    Cheesecake Factory. Better than centro IMHO.
    Memphis has some great places...



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    Re: last minute help needed!!!

    Noah's arc?



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    The Winchester!



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    Re: last minute help needed!!!

    Tell her to get back in the kitchen and fix you something delicious.


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    Re: last minute help needed!!!

    So you are saying your wife is free tomorrow night?



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    Re: last minute help needed!!!

    Does she like fish? Japanese Steak houses? I know I'll get some flak, but there are also chain restaurants that are fanceyish..





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    Re: last minute help needed!!!

    Dollar menu it up. Tell her you're trying to save money for her birthday gift. And then don't forget her birthday.


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    Re: last minute help needed!!!

    Quote Originally Posted by InMyOpinion View Post
    2 weeks ago I promised my wife I would make reservations for a good restaurant on NYE. Needless to say I f'd up and forgot. None of the good restaurants in the Des Moines metro like centro and splash have anything left. Does anyone have any suggestions that can prevent me from sleeping on the couch to start 2013?

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    Re: last minute help needed!!!

    What about Irena's? I thought that was fairly upscale.



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    Re: last minute help needed!!!

    Tell her she is so special that you instead will take her out this weekend for a two nighter in a local hotel. You could also buy airline tickets to San Diego.


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