Gobo

★★★★★
  • 401 6th Ave

    New York, NY 10014

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  • 212-255-3242

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WONDERFUL ATMOSPHERE!\r
My husband and I chose this place after seeing stellar reviews for it and we were NOT disappointed. There is a large table in the center for big groups but most importantly the food is both creative and extremely

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WONDERFUL ATMOSPHERE!\r
My husband and I chose this place after seeing stellar reviews for it and we were NOT disappointed. There is a large table in the center for big groups but most importantly the food is both creative and extremely

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Annoying when people rate the service over the food. I don't really care about service in a place like this, it's not the Plaza. The food is fantastic, I took my family here as my two of them are veg and everyone was happy.

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★★★★★

Annoying when people rate the service over the food. I don't really care about service in a place like this, it's not the Plaza. The food is fantastic, I took my family here as my two of them are veg and everyone was happy.

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I came here w. my friends the other day. Normally when I eat vegetarian food, I never get the satisfaction of filling my tummy. Gobo was soo delicious that I don't mind becoming a vegetarian.. you must try the pine nuts medley w. lettuce

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★★★★★

I came here w. my friends the other day. Normally when I eat vegetarian food, I never get the satisfaction of filling my tummy. Gobo was soo delicious that I don't mind becoming a vegetarian.. you must try the pine nuts medley w. lettuce

Pros: healthy food, great service, great wine selection

Cons: nothing i can think of

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My friend and I went to Gobo this past Sunday night for a late night snack, and was happy with what we received. The decor is homey and welcoming, complete with a unique juice bar/kitchen counter in the front and an open kitchen. It was

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★★★★★

My friend and I went to Gobo this past Sunday night for a late night snack, and was happy with what we received. The decor is homey and welcoming, complete with a unique juice bar/kitchen counter in the front and an open kitchen. It was

Pros: Seated quickly, great spring rolls as well

Cons: Ran out of the holiday dessert

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As a regular visitor to New York from Scotland, we always make time for a visit to Gobo as the food is brilliant. Was disappointed during our recent visit at the end of August as the waitress was not even monosyllabic, she did not

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★★★★★

As a regular visitor to New York from Scotland, we always make time for a visit to Gobo as the food is brilliant. Was disappointed during our recent visit at the end of August as the waitress was not even monosyllabic, she did not

Pros: Delicious choices for all courses

Cons: Staff attitude

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As a vegetarian chef, I feel I can give a fair opinion on the fare at Gobo. Hands down the best meal I've ever had. Period. A little pricey, but well worth the splurge. Enjoy!\r

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★★★★★

As a vegetarian chef, I feel I can give a fair opinion on the fare at Gobo. Hands down the best meal I've ever had. Period. A little pricey, but well worth the splurge. Enjoy!\r

Pros: Delicious food, great decor, fun service

Cons: Packed! Long lines...

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Last night I had a delicious dinner at Gobo in the Village. The food was tasty and creative. We tried Vietnamese spring rolls, pan seared spinach dumplings, scallion pancakes, slow-cooked Malaysian curry, and eggplant stuffed with herbed

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★★★★★

Last night I had a delicious dinner at Gobo in the Village. The food was tasty and creative. We tried Vietnamese spring rolls, pan seared spinach dumplings, scallion pancakes, slow-cooked Malaysian curry, and eggplant stuffed with herbed

Pros: very good vegetaria food, friendly staff, pleasant ambience

Cons: hidden charges

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A friend recommended this place to me. When I first went in, I was very impressed with the atmosphere, though that usually comes with a price, but to my surprise, they were kept fair. I got a saytan dish, it was good, but not something I

3
★★★★★

A friend recommended this place to me. When I first went in, I was very impressed with the atmosphere, though that usually comes with a price, but to my surprise, they were kept fair. I got a saytan dish, it was good, but not something I

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I dined here with some friends for a birthday dinner and I have to say it was amazing! Every dish was so delicious. I really liked their shitake mushroom w yam dish and their avocado dish (don't remember the name sorry). They did forget to

3
★★★★★

I dined here with some friends for a birthday dinner and I have to say it was amazing! Every dish was so delicious. I really liked their shitake mushroom w yam dish and their avocado dish (don't remember the name sorry). They did forget to

Pros: Great food and price, ambience

Cons: They forgot our dish but it was ok. It was a busy night.

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What an incredible experience! My boyfriend and I were walking around looking for a place to eat and we stumbled upon gobo! What a great find, before we were done eating we couldn't wait for the next time we'd come back! Excellent food and

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What an incredible experience! My boyfriend and I were walking around looking for a place to eat and we stumbled upon gobo! What a great find, before we were done eating we couldn't wait for the next time we'd come back! Excellent food and

Pros: excellent food

Cons: make resevations to avoid waiting

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Though the prices can be a bit high and seats need to be cleaned/replaced, the food here is excellent. The flavor diversity always leaves room for discovery even after repeat visits. My boyfriend is vegetarian, I love steak...and yet we

3
★★★★★

Though the prices can be a bit high and seats need to be cleaned/replaced, the food here is excellent. The flavor diversity always leaves room for discovery even after repeat visits. My boyfriend is vegetarian, I love steak...and yet we

Pros: Food and smoothies

Cons: Price, dingy decor, & occasional poor service

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Treated my sister to this fantastic restaurant in celebration of a job well done for the school semester. Came by recommendation of a vegan friend who, if rumors are true, informed me that this place was owned by the kin of the folks that

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★★★★★

Treated my sister to this fantastic restaurant in celebration of a job well done for the school semester. Came by recommendation of a vegan friend who, if rumors are true, informed me that this place was owned by the kin of the folks that

Pros: Food, Accessibility, Choices

Cons: None really

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We had just left the Met, and were hungry, and stumbled upon Gobo Upper East Side. We were blown away at how great everything was. Every detail was perfect. Really. I have been back to Gobo many times since then, and everyone i take

3
★★★★★

We had just left the Met, and were hungry, and stumbled upon Gobo Upper East Side. We were blown away at how great everything was. Every detail was perfect. Really. I have been back to Gobo many times since then, and everyone i take

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The food is OK, but just OK. The place has a nice look to it and the restrooms are clean. What is amazing is how utterly rude and obnoxious the waitstaff can be. Try to order!! Try to pay!!! You can?t. When you politely ask ?can I give

3
★★★★★

The food is OK, but just OK. The place has a nice look to it and the restrooms are clean. What is amazing is how utterly rude and obnoxious the waitstaff can be. Try to order!! Try to pay!!! You can?t. When you politely ask ?can I give

Pros: Good menu choices

Cons: Service from hell, amazingly unprofessional

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The food here is amazing, as is the wine. I am a vegan and find that the retaurants in the city that have good vegan food either have too much a of a hippy-dippy atmosphere or are too posh and expensive - Gobo is neither. Everything we

3
★★★★★

The food here is amazing, as is the wine. I am a vegan and find that the retaurants in the city that have good vegan food either have too much a of a hippy-dippy atmosphere or are too posh and expensive - Gobo is neither. Everything we

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Went to Gobo for lunch yesterday- been meaning to go for years and am kicking myself for not going sooner. Had the braised tofu in black bean sauce which was good, but I actually preferred the new england rolls I had as an appetizer. The

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★★★★★

Went to Gobo for lunch yesterday- been meaning to go for years and am kicking myself for not going sooner. Had the braised tofu in black bean sauce which was good, but I actually preferred the new england rolls I had as an appetizer. The

Pros: veggie delight!

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Beautiful, calming interior. Delicious, healthy food. Friendly and competent servers. I have a friend from out of town who insists on going there every time she visits. I am more than happy to comply. Although I generally love the

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★★★★★

Beautiful, calming interior. Delicious, healthy food. Friendly and competent servers. I have a friend from out of town who insists on going there every time she visits. I am more than happy to comply. Although I generally love the

Pros: great food, ambience, and service

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Gobo is a great vegetarian restaurant that also offers a gluten free menu. Their smoothies are amazing with the option of adding flax seed or ginseng, but can range up to $10. Although very accomodating, they have made many mistakes with

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★★★★★

Gobo is a great vegetarian restaurant that also offers a gluten free menu. Their smoothies are amazing with the option of adding flax seed or ginseng, but can range up to $10. Although very accomodating, they have made many mistakes with

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Reasonable priced, tasty, vegan food. Very few bad dishes and the room is quite peaceful. Definitely worth a visit.

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★★★★★

Reasonable priced, tasty, vegan food. Very few bad dishes and the room is quite peaceful. Definitely worth a visit.

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The dishes in this quaint vegetarain restaurant will make you think twice about vegetarian food. The dishes are delicious and full flavored that you wouldn't image that all the dishes are meatless! The drinks here are pretty good and the

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★★★★★

The dishes in this quaint vegetarain restaurant will make you think twice about vegetarian food. The dishes are delicious and full flavored that you wouldn't image that all the dishes are meatless! The drinks here are pretty good and the

Pros: great vegetarain food, nice ambiance, great service

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I went there for a prix fix menu on Valentines Day after reading all the great reviews posted. The service was awful and the set menu was tasteless and not exciting. I will never go back again.

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I went there for a prix fix menu on Valentines Day after reading all the great reviews posted. The service was awful and the set menu was tasteless and not exciting. I will never go back again.

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Went there just last night. The following dishes are a must: roti canai, spice tofu wrap in mango suace, nori tofu wrap, green tea noodle in bolognese sause. The food was amazing. The service was very courteous and couldn't have been

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★★★★★

Went there just last night. The following dishes are a must: roti canai, spice tofu wrap in mango suace, nori tofu wrap, green tea noodle in bolognese sause. The food was amazing. The service was very courteous and couldn't have been

Pros: Food, Food, Food

Cons: Seating

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Gobo is an eclectic restaurant that features a juice bar in the front. The food is truly unique and is a vegetarian/radical take on traditional Chinese selections. For variety, try to order different textures as well as taste.

The juice

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★★★★★

Gobo is an eclectic restaurant that features a juice bar in the front. The food is truly unique and is a vegetarian/radical take on traditional Chinese selections. For variety, try to order different textures as well as taste.

The juice

Pros: Great Texture, Fantastic Juice Bar, Informed Staff

Cons: Small Portions, Lack of Ambiance

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Food so good it silenced me, and that's saying something. Delightful service, plenty of space - a eye to the kitchen preparations and most importantly, an endless selection of amazing and delicious, healthy food!

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★★★★★

Food so good it silenced me, and that's saying something. Delightful service, plenty of space - a eye to the kitchen preparations and most importantly, an endless selection of amazing and delicious, healthy food!

Pros: taste, service, comfort

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This is a great vegetarian restaurant. Everything is scrumcious, so go! Tyr the lentil soup, one of the rolls, and the black pepper seitan hot plate. To die for! The wine selection is good as well.

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This is a great vegetarian restaurant. Everything is scrumcious, so go! Tyr the lentil soup, one of the rolls, and the black pepper seitan hot plate. To die for! The wine selection is good as well.

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Totally love Gobo! Not only is the food amazing, but they deliver in like 20 minutes! Who knew vegan eating could be so chic?

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★★★★★

Totally love Gobo! Not only is the food amazing, but they deliver in like 20 minutes! Who knew vegan eating could be so chic?

Pros: food, variety, price

Cons: crowded, ultra close seating

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i have to say this restaurant is pretty addictive. i am not a vegetarian but their food is soooo good that i almost wouldn't mind becoming one. those fresh juice and no-meat food...yum yum.. so good

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★★★★★

i have to say this restaurant is pretty addictive. i am not a vegetarian but their food is soooo good that i almost wouldn't mind becoming one. those fresh juice and no-meat food...yum yum.. so good

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as a party of six, we were asked to split up as the hostess claimed that there was not a table large enough to accomodate us. Looking into the restaurant, we saw that there was a table for four available, as well as a handful of tables for

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★★★★★

as a party of six, we were asked to split up as the hostess claimed that there was not a table large enough to accomodate us. Looking into the restaurant, we saw that there was a table for four available, as well as a handful of tables for

Pros: good food

Cons: service

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I was turned away by an immature hostess at the new Gobo location on the UES on 3rd Avenue/81st. I had enjoyed 2 meals there previously and found the staff to be quite inexperienced. Tonite, despite a half-empty restaurant, I was told to

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★★★★★

I was turned away by an immature hostess at the new Gobo location on the UES on 3rd Avenue/81st. I had enjoyed 2 meals there previously and found the staff to be quite inexperienced. Tonite, despite a half-empty restaurant, I was told to

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This place was a wonderful surprise. Great vegetarian place to go. I love meat but my girlfriend loves veggies. So I took her here and wow. The food was surprisingly delicious. This place is perfect for that one night you want to go out

3
★★★★★

This place was a wonderful surprise. Great vegetarian place to go. I love meat but my girlfriend loves veggies. So I took her here and wow. The food was surprisingly delicious. This place is perfect for that one night you want to go out

Pros: Food, Service

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The space is lovely and the service is sweet (positively midwestern) -- but this ommnivore would rather spend the money on sushi. I'm not a fan of fake meat; the unabashedly vegan dishes do better. The Malaysian curry was the best, with

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★★★★★

The space is lovely and the service is sweet (positively midwestern) -- but this ommnivore would rather spend the money on sushi. I'm not a fan of fake meat; the unabashedly vegan dishes do better. The Malaysian curry was the best, with

Pros: space is fly, interesting flavahs, good wine list

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I love eating meat and yet I still found Gobo fantastic! Everything was very tasty and the portions were just right. There might be a bit of wait so make a reservation... Also, the place is a bit loud so don't go if you plan on actually

3
★★★★★

I love eating meat and yet I still found Gobo fantastic! Everything was very tasty and the portions were just right. There might be a bit of wait so make a reservation... Also, the place is a bit loud so don't go if you plan on actually

Pros: Great Vegan Food, Good Service

Cons: , Crowded

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We went to Gobo this past monday and everything was amazing. The food was delicious and the service was on point. We can't wait to go back for there wine tasting next monday. And there were so many beautifull people there. A really

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★★★★★

We went to Gobo this past monday and everything was amazing. The food was delicious and the service was on point. We can't wait to go back for there wine tasting next monday. And there were so many beautifull people there. A really

Pros: Service, Food, People watching

Cons: , Noisy

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I really enjoyed my experience at GoBo. It's a nice 1st date spot, but only if you have a nice single table as opposed to the tight ones in the middle area. The food was really good even though my appetizer was wanting. The deserts and

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★★★★★

I really enjoyed my experience at GoBo. It's a nice 1st date spot, but only if you have a nice single table as opposed to the tight ones in the middle area. The food was really good even though my appetizer was wanting. The deserts and

Pros: Price

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been dissapointed by many vegan and vegetarian restaurants all over this town (like AK) but i would recommend gobo to friends. not the bland hippie food made by some. on the pricey side for my small pocketbook but worth the treat when i

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★★★★★

been dissapointed by many vegan and vegetarian restaurants all over this town (like AK) but i would recommend gobo to friends. not the bland hippie food made by some. on the pricey side for my small pocketbook but worth the treat when i

Pros: wonderful staff, tasty, fresh

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This is my fiance & my favorite vegetarian restaurant next to Hangawi. Their smoothies are fabulous, and their menu is second to none. Everything is extremely fresh and the service is good. We ate here one day for lunch, and then went back

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★★★★★

This is my fiance & my favorite vegetarian restaurant next to Hangawi. Their smoothies are fabulous, and their menu is second to none. Everything is extremely fresh and the service is good. We ate here one day for lunch, and then went back

Pros: fresh, fab food, HUGE menu, delicious smoothies

Cons: booth seating

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i finally found aq place delivering fresh organic carrot juice and good vegetarian food. I do eat meat, but am trying to cut down. this place is great! the beijing-style seitan tasted just like duck with no fat! i LOve THIS PLACE!

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i finally found aq place delivering fresh organic carrot juice and good vegetarian food. I do eat meat, but am trying to cut down. this place is great! the beijing-style seitan tasted just like duck with no fat! i LOve THIS PLACE!

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I've been to quite a few vegetarian restaurants, but this one, by far, has the most eclectic and extensive menu of any asian vegetarian places. And, unlike restaurants like Zen Palate, there's a wine list too!! Try the salt and pepper

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I've been to quite a few vegetarian restaurants, but this one, by far, has the most eclectic and extensive menu of any asian vegetarian places. And, unlike restaurants like Zen Palate, there's a wine list too!! Try the salt and pepper

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I've heard many good things about this place and was interesting in trying out their foods. There are a lot of selections to choose from, we had a rather large party, so it was great to sampled a bit of everything. There were absolutely

3
★★★★★

I've heard many good things about this place and was interesting in trying out their foods. There are a lot of selections to choose from, we had a rather large party, so it was great to sampled a bit of everything. There were absolutely

Pros: Inexpensive, Quality

Cons: Bad parking area

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If all vegan food were this tasty, we'd all swear off meat. We split two quick bites, one small dish, one large dish and a dessert, and we each had a beer. Total including tip: $66. No complaints here, especially since everything we had

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If all vegan food were this tasty, we'd all swear off meat. We split two quick bites, one small dish, one large dish and a dessert, and we each had a beer. Total including tip: $66. No complaints here, especially since everything we had

Pros: Fantastic food

Cons: Patchouli on waiters

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EVERYTHING on the menu is great. I have eaten there three times and am in heaven. I can also say that since it is organic, you have no heaviness when you're done - you can walk 10 blocks to Felix for a few Mojito's afterwards.

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EVERYTHING on the menu is great. I have eaten there three times and am in heaven. I can also say that since it is organic, you have no heaviness when you're done - you can walk 10 blocks to Felix for a few Mojito's afterwards.

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it may be a bit pricey for veg. food (14-18 bucks), but the 'large plates' are HUGE. if it wasn't so good, i would have had leftovers to bring home. the service was extremely attentive and friendly, the organic wine was delicious, the

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it may be a bit pricey for veg. food (14-18 bucks), but the 'large plates' are HUGE. if it wasn't so good, i would have had leftovers to bring home. the service was extremely attentive and friendly, the organic wine was delicious, the

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The food at Gobo is so good you don't even realize it's vegetarian! The place has great atmosphere and friendly service. Dessert is also excellent. I recommend bringing your date for dinner.

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The food at Gobo is so good you don't even realize it's vegetarian! The place has great atmosphere and friendly service. Dessert is also excellent. I recommend bringing your date for dinner.

Pros: romantic, great value, good food

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i am a meat eater. i like steak and more steak. this restaurant does not offer meat, instead they offer vegetarian dishes that taste like meat. most of the dishes have an asian flair and they are quite tasty. one particular non asian

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i am a meat eater. i like steak and more steak. this restaurant does not offer meat, instead they offer vegetarian dishes that taste like meat. most of the dishes have an asian flair and they are quite tasty. one particular non asian

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The motto is food for the five senses, but the experience excited my 6th. As a 20 something with high cholesterol, this healthy alternative to my usual 20 oz porterhouse turned me vegetarian with ease. My favorite dish thus far has been

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The motto is food for the five senses, but the experience excited my 6th. As a 20 something with high cholesterol, this healthy alternative to my usual 20 oz porterhouse turned me vegetarian with ease. My favorite dish thus far has been

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Excellent idea and location for a vegetarian restaurant. The inside looks fabulous. However, after spending $65+ at GOBO I found myself hungry after one hour. The portions are quite small. As well, I haven't eaten animal products in over 6

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Excellent idea and location for a vegetarian restaurant. The inside looks fabulous. However, after spending $65+ at GOBO I found myself hungry after one hour. The portions are quite small. As well, I haven't eaten animal products in over 6

Pros: ambience, over serviced, nice bathroom

Cons: over serviced, still hungry, expensive

 

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