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Re: Israel Master Thread: Things To Do, Places To Eat
« Reply #2960 on: August 06, 2013, 08:18:59 AM »
So since its far from outrageous do you want to sponsor me a meal? Please!
Was for 2 people. And there are reasonably priced cars, would you care to treat me to one?
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Re: Israel Master Thread: Things To Do, Places To Eat
« Reply #2962 on: August 06, 2013, 08:25:49 AM »
Was for 2 people. And there are reasonably priced cars, would you care to treat me to one?

Which car do you want :P
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Re: Israel Master Thread: Things To Do, Places To Eat
« Reply #2963 on: August 06, 2013, 08:27:41 AM »
Which car do you want :P
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Re: Israel Master Thread: Things To Do, Places To Eat
« Reply #2964 on: August 06, 2013, 08:29:15 AM »
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BTW, was that a can? :D

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Re: Israel Master Thread: Things To Do, Places To Eat
« Reply #2965 on: August 06, 2013, 08:32:08 AM »
it actually is a can

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Re: Israel Master Thread: Things To Do, Places To Eat
« Reply #2966 on: August 06, 2013, 08:36:51 AM »
it actually is a can
Four bucks for a can, not bad...

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Re: Israel Master Thread: Things To Do, Places To Eat
« Reply #2968 on: August 06, 2013, 08:37:51 AM »
i actually got comped 2 cans last time i was there

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Re: Israel Master Thread: Things To Do, Places To Eat
« Reply #2969 on: August 06, 2013, 08:38:38 AM »
Its a large can
is it? do the tall cans hold more?

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Re: Israel Master Thread: Things To Do, Places To Eat
« Reply #2970 on: August 06, 2013, 08:38:52 AM »
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Re: Israel Master Thread: Things To Do, Places To Eat
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tip?
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Re: Israel Master Thread: Things To Do, Places To Eat
« Reply #2972 on: August 06, 2013, 08:58:56 AM »
tip?
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Re: Israel Master Thread: Things To Do, Places To Eat
« Reply #2973 on: August 06, 2013, 08:59:09 AM »
How about instead, you just treat me to RH

Huh, RH?

Order both dips with the tenders. Take the train and walk, instead of driving (until they get parking set up)

Ummm I dont think that is what he meant :P
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Re: Israel Master Thread: Things To Do, Places To Eat
« Reply #2974 on: August 06, 2013, 09:03:13 AM »
Ummm I dont think that is what he meant :P
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Re: Israel Master Thread: Things To Do, Places To Eat
« Reply #2975 on: August 06, 2013, 09:05:23 AM »
Order both dips with the tenders. Take the train and walk, instead of driving (until they get parking set up)
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« Reply #2976 on: August 06, 2013, 09:30:08 AM »
Huh, RH?
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Re: Israel Master Thread: Things To Do, Places To Eat
« Reply #2977 on: August 06, 2013, 09:33:03 AM »
You're question is how much did I tip? was tip included? I'm not sure what your question was
tip? , basically, meaning what about tip? do they add a mandatory tip and if yes how much etc

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« Reply #2978 on: August 06, 2013, 09:40:17 AM »
tip? , basically, meaning what about tip? do they add a mandatory tip and if yes how much etc
15% tip was written by hand under the total. I don't know if it was mandatory or not
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Re: Israel Master Thread: Things To Do, Places To Eat
« Reply #2979 on: August 06, 2013, 09:49:53 AM »
Order both dips with the tenders. Take the train and walk, instead of driving (until they get parking set up)
Eh, you can just pull up on the side walk a few feet away from the entrance...free parking  ;)
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