February 2016

Last seasons pants

February 29, 2016

Recette-Your New Brunch Buddy

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328 West 12th Street
(212) 414 3000

The highest Pants praise! You'll head home to stretchy-pants bliss.

pants at a glance

  • scene: Quintessential West Village charmer
  • sip: Bloddy Mary with very un-kosher garnishes
  • savor: Bacon Egg and Cheese on a biscuit; Pain Perdue;
  • sit: Brunch crew so either with your girls, with your guy, or even with your parents (hangover optional)
  • stilettos: Even god rests one day, so no need for heels on a Sunday...
  • spend: $$
  • address: 328 West 12th Street
  • phone number: (212) 414 3000
  • website: www.recetteny.com

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brunchGood for sharingWest Village

Recette is my new favorite place for brunch. I do not identify as a bruncher. I love meals where it is acceptable to drink during the day, but since that is every meal for me, I feel no need to validate this activity under the guise of brunch.  My sister is a bruncher- in Sex […]

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February 18, 2016

Acme- Third Time is Charming

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9 Great Jones Street

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

pants at a glance

  • scene: Model off duty- sexy but approachable; warm lighting, large bar area
  • sip: Well designed specialty cocktails wine, etc
  • savor: Veggie and flavor-heavy dishes including artichokes with lemon ricotta and kale caesar salad; pastas
  • sit: With a group on a weekend night before heading out; with a girlfriend for a sexy night out
  • stilettos: During the weekend, do it up; during the week, city casual- leather leggings, motorcycle boots
  • spend: $$$
  • address: 9 Great Jones Street
  • phone number: (212)203-2121
  • website: www.acmenyc.com

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Chews before you boozeItalian/Frenchsexy sexyShmancy cocktails

What do a cajun joint, “new Nordic” cuisine, and a French/ Italian restaurant all have in common? The same orange and blue sign, at 9 Great Jones,  bearing the name “Acme,” hanging outside.  While the cuisine served at Acme has literally been all over the place, the location and the sign have stayed the same, […]

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