TYN, not all’s peachy…

20120406-225117.jpg

TYN Lounge

The Yellow Nectarine (TYN) Lounge (100 – 815 8th Ave SW) boasts a nectarine-infused menu and a trendy look. I can’t say it managed to convince me, but all in all, it’s not a bad place to try out.

Armed with a $20 for $40 discount coupon, we gave it a try for dinner on a cold, winter evening. Maybe it was the winter, maybe it was me, but the place felt cold and impersonal. It did warm up however as the live jazz singer started to play the sax – by far, the highlight of the night! He walked around as he was playing, stopping by each table for a few moments and improvising for the customers.

My partner and I went for the dinner for 2 option – $50. We both tried the ribs with mashed potatoes and veggies. The meat was very tender but I wasn’t impressed with anything in particular. I couldn’t taste the promised nectarine-infusion, which was disappointing because that’s exactly what prompted me to get the coupon in the first place. I’m sorry to say the dessert wasn’t memorable either – and I completely forgot what we had… With a cup of tea for me, the final bill came to $55.39 (before tip).

20120406-231005.jpg

Dinner

TYN Lounge - The Yellow Nectarine on Urbanspoon

About these ads
Tagged ,

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 43 other followers

%d bloggers like this: