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Best place to have a 80th surprise birthday party?

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Best place to have a 80th surprise birthday party?

I'm having a surprise 80th bday party for my dad. I've Never been to Visalia, looking for a nice restaurant or venue in December but not too expensive for a party of 20. Anybody have any suggestions?

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1. Re: Best place to have a 80th surprise birthday party?

Check out Exeter. They have some nice restaurants in a cute little downtown.

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2. Re: Best place to have a 80th surprise birthday party?

Lots of choices around Visalia. The city was one of 6 finalists (out of 600 nominees) for Best Food Town in the 2011 Rand McNally Best of the Road competition.

Downtown Visalia has over 50 different restaurants to choose from, most are local places instead of chains. The area is also an active entertainment/shopping district in the evening.

visitvisalia.org/assets/content/docs/Downtow…

Pictures of the downtown area:

downtownvisalia.com/explore/…

A few places I like in Downtown Visalia are:

The Vintage Press

http://www.thevintagepress.com/

Cafe 225

http://www.cafe225.com/home

The Southern Pacific Depot (formerly the Depot Restaurant)

http://depotvisalia.com/

Fugazzis California Bistro

fugazzisbistro.com/california-bistro.html

http://fugazzisbistro.com/menu.html

Jack and Charlies

http://www.jackandcharlies.com/

Check the menus at the above web sites. If none of those match your preference or budget maybe some others can be suggested.

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3. Re: Best place to have a 80th surprise birthday party?

I agree with Fresno about Downtown Visalia. I had three nights there in August. A nice spot with plenty of options for you. They produce a little map of the area which was handy.

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4. Re: Best place to have a 80th surprise birthday party?

Lee -

Check the date of the post... Dad must be hitting 81 soon....

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5. Re: Best place to have a 80th surprise birthday party?

Ha ha!

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6. Re: Best place to have a 80th surprise birthday party?

Where did you end up? I was going to suggest Cafe 225. :)

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