October 2016

Last seasons pants

October 14, 2016

Hail Mary- Hail Yes

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68 Greenpoint Avenue (BK)

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

pants at a glance

  • scene: Hip retro diner that is not trying too hard
  • sip: Fun, soda counter inspired cocktails with a kick; BOOZY EGG CREAM; also beer wine, etc
  • savor: Fried burrata; turkey club; fried chicken; burger
  • sit: With a group for a night out; with a friend at the bar for drinks and bites after work; by yourself at the bar to cure all that ails you
  • stilettos: Ride the retro theme in some Chuck Taylors, no need to get fancy
  • spend: $$
  • address: 68 Greenpoint Avenue (BK)
  • phone number: (347)422-0645
  • website: hailmarybk.com

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BKcausaldinerGood for groups

To quote Crazy Stupid Love, Hail Mary is the “perfect combination of sexy and cute.” It is located in Greepoint (cute), run by Ham and Sohla, a husband and wife team who met in culinary school (sexy), has a laid-back retro diner vibe (cute) and features homemade ingredients (sexy sexy.) Hail Mary is also both a destination and […]

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July 9, 2015

Amata- You just Gotta

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209 East 56th Street (3rd and 2nd Ave)
(212) 308-0830

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

pants at a glance

  • scene: Welcoming and subdued, there are white table-cloths, good lighting and a great bar to sit at
  • sip: Classic drinks or wine
  • savor: baked clams; octopus; lasagna on Sundays; chicken parm
  • sit: With a group from work; with your parents and your significant other; on a date; by yourself at the bar
  • stilettos: Manolos are the way to go, this is Midtown East
  • spend: $$
  • address: 209 East 56th Street (3rd and 2nd Ave)
  • phone number: (212) 308-0830
  • website: www.amatanyc.com

pants picks

Good for groupsItalMidtownParm

When you think of Amata, you should think red, and here is why: The sign is red. The sauce is red. Owner Chris Dorrian is part of the Dorrian’s Red Hand family. The gentleman who greets you, Al, used to work at the Palm, which serves red meat.  You will want to be his friend, […]

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