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    Date Night: Waterfront

    Have a date coming up at the University Waterfront Seafood Market Restaurant. Never been there before... and I love seafood so I'm really excited. Do I need to call ahead for dinner reservations on a weeknight? How fancy of a place is it? Will I smell like fish when I leave? Will she smell like fish while we're there?

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    Re: Date Night: Waterfront

    If it's a weeknight you probably won't need a reservation, but it can get a little crowded on Wednesdays because that's when they run specials, so it probably wouldn't hurt... It's pretty casual.



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    Re: Date Night: Waterfront

    Not the fanciest place in the world, but that's ok. I like it because it's not stuffy like Splash. Jeans at Waterfront would not be underdressed. But with jeans, maybe a shirt with buttons would be appropriate.


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    Re: Date Night: Waterfront

    Quote Originally Posted by cyfan964 View Post
    Have a date coming up at the University Waterfront Seafood Market Restaurant. Never been there before... and I love seafood so I'm really excited. Do I need to call ahead for dinner reservations on a weeknight? How fancy of a place is it? Will I smell like fish when I leave? Will she smell like fish while we're there?

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    Re: Date Night: Waterfront

    check out the store for whats fresh. Some times not on menu but you can order, just ask. Reservations are always good, impresses date. Friends with owners have a nice night



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    Re: Date Night: Waterfront

    Quote Originally Posted by cyfan964 View Post
    Have a date coming up at the University Waterfront Seafood Market Restaurant. Never been there before... and I love seafood so I'm really excited. Do I need to call ahead for dinner reservations on a weeknight? How fancy of a place is it? Will I smell like fish when I leave? Will she smell like fish while we're there?

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    For your sake, I sure hope not.

    If she smells like fish, there's no need for a second date.



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    Re: Date Night: Waterfront

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    Must...restrain...self...
    I was purposely setting someone up for a spike and yet not a sole moved in for the kill. I'm impressed.


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    Re: Date Night: Waterfront

    Quote Originally Posted by terryk View Post
    check out the store for whats fresh. Some times not on menu but you can order, just ask. Reservations are always good, impresses date. Friends with owners have a nice night
    What ever happened to the blonde wife of the guy who owns the place? Did they get a divorce? I knew her in the early 90s, but have not seen her since then.


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    Re: Date Night: Waterfront

    Quote Originally Posted by cyfan964 View Post
    I was purposely setting someone up for a spike and yet not a sole moved in for the kill. I'm impressed.
    Considering we're talking about a seafood joint, I just about burst out laughing.


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    Re: Date Night: Waterfront

    This used to be the only place you could get good fresh sushi in Iowa. They used to fly fish in overnight. I haven't been there in 8 years or so, but was impressed back in the day.



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    Re: Date Night: Waterfront

    Is your date 60?



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    Re: Date Night: Waterfront

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    Is your date 60?

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    Re: Date Night: Waterfront

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    Ahhh crap. Is this an old person hang out?


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    Re: Date Night: Waterfront

    Quote Originally Posted by cyfan964 View Post
    Ahhh crap. Is this an old person hang out?
    Yes, but the food is fantastic. Best seafood in Des Moines by far.


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    Re: Date Night: Waterfront

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    Yes, but the food is fantastic. Best seafood in Des Moines by far.
    I do see older folks there. But it's Iowa. They are everywhere.

    And like The_Architect said, best seafood in Des Moines.



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