If you need a spot to host a birthday dinner for someone who loves flowers, the color pink, and Yorkshire Terriers, go to Bocaditos Bistro. This sit-down Spanish restaurant is over-the-top in a good way, and the food is better than average. Come here even if you aren’t particularly excited to eat in what feels like the oversized bedroom of someone’s seven-year-old princess. Start with the almond and cheese bites and then move to the crab cake sliders - they’re crunchy on the outside and buttery on the inside. Just note that most of the tapas range from $12-17, so things get pricey fast.
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