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Yelp Gets Cast Away at Nick’s Riverside



Yelp Elites were treated to spectacular views of the Georgetown waterfront while dining on a six-course chef tasting menu with wine pairings at Nick's Riverside, a local family owned restaurant dishing up classic American fare.

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"This was an intimate affair and Nick's staff treated us like royalty," Alexis B shared. Yelpers dined on a specially curated menu that included French onion soup, grilled Malpeque oyster, arugula salad, sautéed black bass with black figs, zucchini ribbons and preserved lemon butter sauce, a grilled trio of meat including veal, duck breast and lamb chops, a white bean casserole, holiday cookies and petit fours. "The sauteed black bass was delicious – I could have eaten that all day. I'm pretty sure this is the point in the meal where I regretted not wearing stretchy pants," Jamie N repors.

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To get in the holiday spirit, the group participated in a White Elephant gift exchange where guests were asked to wrap up their holiday cast aways. "I won Suzy a Muscle Milk protein bar… I hope she plans on lifting weights some time soon!" shares Victoria B.

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And that's not all! All Elites left with a potted succulent courtesy of Yelp as well as a goodie bag featuring a Nick's Riverside $10 gift certificate and beautiful handmade holiday cookies courtesy of the chef.

To read what Elites are saying about the event you can check out the reviews. Our official photo album is up on the Yelp DC Facebook page, thanks to David Dang. Thanks to Nick's Riverside for sending us off into the holiday season with one seriously swanky soiree!

Until then…SYOY,

Kimberly S Yelp DC Community Manager

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