October, 2014


Buttons Bursting

Estela- Estellar

Pants at a Glance
  • scene: Cramped chic; cozy yet bustling with exposed brick and candles
  • sip: Anything if you can get the bartender's attention
  • savor: Mussels Escabeche; Burrata; Arroz; Ricotta Dumplings
  • sit: With foodie friends from out of town; With another couple before you go out for some drinks; date night
  • spend: $$
  • address: 47 East Houston Street
  • phone number: (212) 219-7693
  • website: www.estelanyc.com
Azasu NYC

Buttons Undone

Azasu- Cups Runneth Over

Pants at a Glance
  • scene: Lots of shiny metal, but not cold; simple mixed with some whimsy
  • sip: EVERYTHING! Frozen shochu cocktails, Hoppy with Shochu, cup sake
  • savor: Fried chicken; ham katsu sandwich; pork dumplings
  • sit: With several friends who need to unwind; with anyone who wants to try something different than the usual bar
  • spend: $
  • address: 49 Clinton Street
  • phone number: (212) 777-7069
  • website: www.azasunyc.com

Pantsarazzi: David Schwimmer at L’Artusi

While the Rachel haircut may now seem a little cringeworthy, some things, like our love for L’Artusi, are¬†eternal. ICYMI, L’Artusi is one of our very favorite restaurants; visit after visit we are blown away by menu staples and specials alike, as well as the bustling vibe that is quintessential downtown New York City. ¬†Although the trend of late has been...