On Tuesday afternoon, a person who frequently interacts with Eating...Our Words on Twitter tweeted the following statement:
Photo by Kent Wang Today's specials are on the board. The dress code is not.
Just got tossed out of Da Marco. Friend was wearing sneakers. "Do you have another pair of shoes?" What a bunch of dicks.— Misha (@tastybits) January 14, 2014
We went to the Da Marco website to search for a description of the dress code that had been violated, but we couldn't find anything. The menu is all there, along with the hours of operation, contact information and the location, all clearly listed. There's a link to make reservations on OpenTable. On Da Marco's Open Table page -- under "More Details" -- is a description of the dress code: Business casual. As far as we can tell, that's the only place the code is listed.
So we emailed the sneaker-wearing would-be customer to get the whole story.More »