January, 2014

Kingside NYC

Button Open

Kingside- Not a Joker

Pants at a Glance
  • scene: Midtown mish-mosh of after-workers, meet for drinkers and out of towners; front room for drinks and bites is always pretty packed, back rooms have warmer, bistro-like feel
  • sip: speciality cocktails, wines, anything
  • savor: crispy artichokes; grilled casear; take your shot
  • sit: For a business dinner; for a catch up with a friend who lives in another part of town; with people visiting and staying in midtown
  • spend: $$
  • address: 124 West 57th Street (between 6th and 7th, in the Viceroy, but separate entrance)
  • phone number: (212) 707-8000
  • website: www.kingside-restaurant.com
Allonda nyc

All’onda Our Expectations

Pants at a Glance
  • scene: Well dressed groups of youngish people with good hearing
  • sip: Lambrusco was quite lovely
  • savor: Um....
  • sit: With anyone who enjoys a good laugh and can tolerate shitty service; people who can hear well and don't mind shouting
  • spend: $$
  • address: 22 East 13th Street
  • phone number: (212) 231-2236
  • website: www.allondanyc.com
Rochelles nyc

Buttons Undone

Go on a date with Rochelle

Pants at a Glance
  • scene: Spacious with low lighting, this spot is a polished neighborhood joint that is easy and attractive
  • sip: Whiskey, bourbon, rye oh my! House cocktails, full bar, premium beers
  • savor: Full menu of bar snacks; hummus, salty meat and cheese platter
  • sit: With a friend for a lengthy catch-up that will make you hungry; with a date; with someone you meet at the Box and are debating taking home
  • spend: $$
  • address: 205 Chrystie Street (at Stanton)
  • phone number: (212) 673-2400
  • website: www.rochellesnyc.com

Resolve to Eat BETTER in 2014

Sisterhood Unite! It is the time of the year for making promises to yourself in the pursuit of overall improvement, a cultural epidemic from which the Pants are not immune. However, we have a resolution for you all to adopt that is not only easy and fun to keep, but will make you a happier, more satisfied person.  We challenge...