June 2015

Last seasons pants

June 29, 2015

MP Taverna- M(V)P Taverna

buttons open

470 Driggs Avenue
929-250-2312
www.mpbrooklyn.com

Excellent. You'll consume more than your skinny jeans will allow.

pants at a glance

  • scene: Large windows, nice washed wood, Mykonos near Manhattan
  • sip: There is a quite a large wine list and a unique portioning system
  • savor: Dips; octopus; branzino; thrice cooked smashed potatoes
  • sit: With a group for a fun night out-OPA! Or with a friend for a causal night in the hood
  • stilettos: More Calypso than Cavalli, this is a beautiful place but no need to get too flashy...
  • spend: $$
  • address: 470 Driggs Avenue
  • phone number: 929-250-2312
  • website: www.mpbrooklyn.com

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BKGood for sharingHyped ChefWell Fed Med

If pictures of your friends’ summer adventures to the Greek Islands are giving you the (Aegean) blues, we have a cure for that: for the price of a  taxi or subway ride, you can too can sample some fresh, fantastic Greek food at MP Taverna, Michael Psilakis’ newest restaurant.  The space is bright and large, with […]

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June 15, 2015

Mamo- Mamo Mia

buttons open

323 West Broadway
(646) 964-4641
www.mamonyc.com

Excellent. You'll consume more than your skinny jeans will allow.

pants at a glance

  • scene: All Euro, no trash; Simple decor evocative of the South of France; tourists and locals alike ( It's Soho)
  • sip: Rosé all day
  • savor: Calamari; truffle pizza; raviolini; affogato with strawberries
  • sit: You could bring a date here and then maybe over to Sixty for a drink; small group of couples, or of course your sister
  • stilettos: Well as long as we are celebrating all things Italian and French, why not throw on some YSL shoes or Chloe shorts?
  • spend: $$$
  • address: 323 West Broadway
  • phone number: (646) 964-4641
  • website: www.mamonyc.com

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After shopping treatItalromantical

Mamo has a very European vibe, serves ( mostly) Italian food, and is located on West Broadway in Soho- sound familiar?  Thankfully, Mamo has more soul and charm than Cipriani Downtown, and lower prices.  Originating in the South of France, Mamo is the type of place you want to sit for hours with friends, nibbling […]

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June 8, 2015

The Clocktower- Tick Tock Tick Tock

buttons open

5 Madison Avenue, Second Floor (between 23rd and 24th)
(212) 413-4300
www.theclocktowernyc.com

Excellent. You'll consume more than your skinny jeans will allow.

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pants at a glance

  • scene: Rock n Roll clubhouse with high-level cuisine
  • sip: Specialty cocktails, wine, everything
  • savor: Uni risotto; dover sole
  • sit: With another couple or a group for a fun night out; with a date you want to impress with your coolness
  • stilettos: Rockstuds would feel right at home amongst all the rock n roll photography, so pull out your cool clothes
  • spend: $$$
  • address: 5 Madison Avenue, Second Floor (between 23rd and 24th)
  • phone number: (212) 413-4300
  • website: www.theclocktowernyc.com

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The time to go to The Clocktower is now. Come Fall this place will be awash with Fashion Week parties and probably be impossible to infiltrate; but until then, it is the ideal  place for your next night out.   All of the elements of a true hot spot are in play:a  location in The Edition, […]

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