Go Back   Winnipesaukee Forum > Winnipesaukee Forums > Restaurant Information & Reviews
Home Forums Gallery Blogs YouTube Channel Classifieds Links Calendar Register FAQDonate Members List Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 06-30-2021, 08:51 PM   #1
AltonCAM
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2013
Posts: 19
Thanks: 3
Thanked 1 Time in 1 Post
Default Mise en place

Does anyone know the status? Facebook says opening June 28th?


Sent from my iPhone using Winnipesaukee Forum mobile app
AltonCAM is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-30-2021, 09:55 PM   #2
TheTimeTraveler
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2015
Posts: 618
Thanks: 189
Thanked 191 Times in 109 Posts
Default

They are supposed to open on Friday, July 2nd.
TheTimeTraveler is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-02-2021, 08:32 PM   #3
Dad207
Senior Member
 
Dad207's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2018
Location: Summer home at Echo Shores, Minge Cove; home in Baltimore MD
Posts: 50
Thanks: 87
Thanked 26 Times in 15 Posts
Default Mise en Place

Location? Sounds French--
Dad207 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-02-2021, 08:44 PM   #4
TheTimeTraveler
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2015
Posts: 618
Thanks: 189
Thanked 191 Times in 109 Posts
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Dad207 View Post
Location? Sounds French--
96 Lehner Street, Wolfeboro.

Can't tell you much more about it as I personally haven't been there.......
TheTimeTraveler is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-03-2021, 10:43 AM   #5
mcdude
Senior Member
 
mcdude's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2002
Location: Rock Haven Lake - West Newfield, ME
Posts: 5,241
Thanks: 338
Thanked 900 Times in 436 Posts
Default

Here's their menu. A great place to celebrate a special event.


http://miseenplacenh.com/menus/current-dinner-menu/
__________________

mcdude is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Old 07-03-2021, 04:43 PM   #6
Sue Doe-Nym
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2009
Posts: 1,164
Thanks: 609
Thanked 628 Times in 315 Posts
Default

We have been there twice…we were not impressed after a huge buildup. Our friends raved.
Sue Doe-Nym is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-03-2021, 09:18 PM   #7
FlyingScot
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2016
Location: Tuftonboro and Sudbury, MA
Posts: 1,599
Thanks: 837
Thanked 691 Times in 420 Posts
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Sue Doe-Nym View Post
We have been there twice…we were not impressed after a huge buildup. Our friends raved.
It's a more French taste and style, so it depends on your taste. We love the refined food and quiet date-night atmosphere. But if you're looking for a great steak, large portions, fun crowd, this is not the place.
FlyingScot is online now   Reply With Quote
The Following User Says Thank You to FlyingScot For This Useful Post:
Heaven (07-05-2021)
Old 07-04-2021, 05:33 AM   #8
BillJohn
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2020
Posts: 51
Thanks: 18
Thanked 17 Times in 15 Posts
Default Best in Lakes Region

I think they are the best in the lakes region.
BillJohn is offline   Reply With Quote
The Following User Says Thank You to BillJohn For This Useful Post:
Heaven (07-05-2021)
Old 07-06-2021, 08:50 PM   #9
Mr. V
Senior Member
 
Mr. V's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2004
Location: the left coast (Portland)and West Alton
Posts: 1,119
Thanks: 51
Thanked 172 Times in 119 Posts
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by BillJohn View Post
I think they are the best in the lakes region.
I've eaten there and enjoyed it immensely.

If not THE BEST, they're certainly up there.

A bit posh, a bit fancy, but there's nothing wrong with that, at least in a town of well-heeled, well educated folk such as Wolfeboro.

Yeah, it drips of class...
__________________
basking in the benign indifference of the universe
Mr. V is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-07-2021, 08:42 AM   #10
phoenix
Senior Member
 
phoenix's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2004
Location: phoenix and moultonboro
Posts: 1,299
Thanks: 24
Thanked 183 Times in 134 Posts
Default

it must be good as they got the president of France to come all this way to eat there
__________________
it's tough to make predictions specially about the future
phoenix is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-07-2021, 09:59 AM   #11
Descant
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2006
Location: Merrimack and Welch Island
Posts: 3,042
Thanks: 886
Thanked 1,147 Times in 719 Posts
Default Loved it

Been there. Easy walk from the docks.

Food, atmosphere and service were all tops. $$$$
Descant is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-19-2021, 07:35 PM   #12
Marinalou
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2017
Posts: 2
Thanks: 2
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Sue Doe-Nym View Post
We have been there twice…we were not impressed after a huge buildup. Our friends raved.
Get a life! It’s the best restaurant in the lakes region hands down!


Sent from my iPad using Winnipesaukee Forum mobile app
Marinalou is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-19-2021, 08:07 PM   #13
thinkxingu
Senior Member
 
thinkxingu's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2014
Posts: 4,673
Thanks: 1,086
Thanked 1,510 Times in 907 Posts
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Marinalou View Post
Get a life! It’s the best restaurant in the lakes region hands down!


Sent from my iPad using Winnipesaukee Forum mobile app
You've got two posts in 4 years, both critical and pompous.

It's not unusual, at all, for "the best restaurant" to not meet someone's expectations, especially if they were set too high.

Sent from my SM-G950U using Tapatalk
thinkxingu is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-19-2021, 08:12 PM   #14
Descant
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2006
Location: Merrimack and Welch Island
Posts: 3,042
Thanks: 886
Thanked 1,147 Times in 719 Posts
Default Personal choice

I agree with Marinalou. Mis en Place is top notch. Based on other posts, it is not a "cup of tea" for Thinkxingu and I suggest he not spend his $$$$ here.
Descant is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-19-2021, 08:22 PM   #15
thinkxingu
Senior Member
 
thinkxingu's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2014
Posts: 4,673
Thanks: 1,086
Thanked 1,510 Times in 907 Posts
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Descant View Post
I agree with Marinalou. Mis en Place is top notch. Based on other posts, it is not a "cup of tea" for Thinkxingu and I suggest he not spend his $$$$ here.
We can discuss what is "top notch" or whatever (I contend, like the dude in "Sour Grapes" revealed about the wine industry, that much of it is hype and fabricated elitism, but that's another discussion), but to criticize someone because their experience didn't meet the expectation is lame.

Sent from my SM-G950U using Tapatalk
thinkxingu is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-19-2021, 09:01 PM   #16
Joebon
Senior Member
 
Joebon's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2014
Posts: 142
Thanks: 23
Thanked 14 Times in 11 Posts
Default

Saying it’s the best restaurant in the lakes region, isn’t saying much. We don’t come here for fine dining. We come here for the lake.


Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
Joebon is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-19-2021, 09:23 PM   #17
Sue Doe-Nym
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2009
Posts: 1,164
Thanks: 609
Thanked 628 Times in 315 Posts
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Joebon View Post
Saying it’s the best restaurant in the lakes region, isn’t saying much. We don’t come here for fine dining. We come here for the lake.


Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
Good point! Judging fine restaurants is strictly personal opinion, and we were not impressed with Mise en Place…no big deal. Marinalou thinks it’s spectacular, and that’s terrific. I just hope he doesn’t show up there in flip flops and backwards baseball hat since it’s so upscale. ��
Sue Doe-Nym is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-20-2021, 09:02 AM   #18
FlyingScot
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2016
Location: Tuftonboro and Sudbury, MA
Posts: 1,599
Thanks: 837
Thanked 691 Times in 420 Posts
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by thinkxingu View Post
We can discuss what is "top notch" or whatever (I contend, like the dude in "Sour Grapes" revealed about the wine industry, that much of it is hype and fabricated elitism, but that's another discussion), but to criticize someone because their experience didn't meet the expectation is lame.

Sent from my SM-G950U using Tapatalk
I think much of the discord or misunderstanding comes from people not discussing exactly what they mean by "top notch", and especially not using the "poofy" vs "not poofy" distinction you coined in another thread.

As a person who enjoys both poofy and non poofy places, I don't really think it's fair to judge poofy places by non poofy standards, and vice versa. We shouldn't be bashing poofy places for being refined, and we shouldn't be bashing non poofy places for being inauthentic.

Just staying on poofy standards--Mise en Place is terrific. One of the very best in the region, and it could also succeed in Boston. (But it will definitely have garnish in a spot on the plate that could be holding more steak!)
FlyingScot is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 10-12-2021, 08:59 PM   #19
Scott_Mac
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2020
Posts: 6
Thanks: 0
Thanked 12 Times in 3 Posts
Default Dress code?

What's the dress code like at Mise en Place? My wife and I are up on a last minute trip and don't have much nicer with us than nice jeans and a pull over. Better to visit when we come more prepared?
Scott_Mac is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-12-2021, 11:08 PM   #20
Descant
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2006
Location: Merrimack and Welch Island
Posts: 3,042
Thanks: 886
Thanked 1,147 Times in 719 Posts
Default

Last time we went, we were "country club casual". Ask when you call for reservations.
Descant is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-13-2021, 12:52 PM   #21
FlyingScot
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2016
Location: Tuftonboro and Sudbury, MA
Posts: 1,599
Thanks: 837
Thanked 691 Times in 420 Posts
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Scott_Mac View Post
What's the dress code like at Mise en Place? My wife and I are up on a last minute trip and don't have much nicer with us than nice jeans and a pull over. Better to visit when we come more prepared?
I would not go in a t shirt, but decent jeans and polo shirt or sweater would be fine. Enjoy!
FlyingScot is online now   Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 06:21 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.11
Copyright ©2000 - 2021, vBulletin Solutions Inc.

This page was generated in 1.10102 seconds