December 2014

Last seasons pants

December 16, 2014

Cosme – Be-Cosme It’s Awesome

buttons bursting open

35 East 21st St, btw Broadway and Park
(212) 913-9659
cosmenyc.com

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

Chilaquiles at Cosme NYC via Unbuttoningpants.com

pants at a glance

  • scene: Muy Caliente! This is THE place to see and be seen...
  • sip: The Anti Histamine, Paloma, or your favorite type of tequila on the rocks with a side of "sangrita"
  • savor: Everything you possibly can! Do not miss the Chilaquiles, Smoked Salmon Tostada, or Quesadillas
  • sit: Beat the rush and snag a seat in the front bar room, or if you are lucky enough, a table in the back
  • stilettos: Si señora!
  • spend: $$$
  • address: 35 East 21st St, btw Broadway and Park
  • phone number: (212) 913-9659
  • website: cosmenyc.com

pants picks

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I have had a pretty insane dining schedule this December, but I cannot complain – I have been the Christopher Columbus of Eater’s HeatMap, and while a beach vacation is in my near future, ’tis the season for eating. After Bowery Meat Company, Upland, Chef’s Club and before dinner at the relaunched Momofuku Ko, I […]

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March 6, 2014

Bodega Negra- Lights, Camera, ACTION

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Dream Downtown (355 West 16th Street)
(212) 299-2336
labodegranegra.com

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

pants at a glance

  • scene: Trendy funky vibey Mexican, caliente and cool, figure that out
  • sip: What starts with "t" and ends with "a"? Tequila!
  • savor: Guac in a skull; tacos
  • sit: Trendy troublemakers and scenesters, so you know, your weekend crew
  • stilettos: Ay dios mio, girl you better work! The bathrooms are a hike, so make sure you can strut in your heels, so you are not Bodega Negra roadkill
  • spend: $$
  • address: Dream Downtown (355 West 16th Street)
  • phone number: (212) 299-2336
  • website: labodegranegra.com

pants picks

Chews before you boozeGroupsHot SpotMexicansexy sexy

Bodega Negra on a Saturday night is hot hot hot, and we are not talking about the salsa.  The main dish of the night is vibe, and La Bodegra Negra serves it up in heaping portions, from the “hidden” entrance in a juice shop in a hotel (much sanitized from the sex shop front of […]

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July 29, 2013

ABC Cocina- Me Encanta

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38 East 19th Street (off Broadway)
(212) 677-2233
www. abccocinanyc.com

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

Best cuban sandwich NYC

pants at a glance

  • scene: ABC carpet chic
  • sip: Vino Verde! Any signature cocktails, wine, go nuts
  • savor: Guacamole; Cuban Sandwich; Huevos Rancheros
  • sit: People who like to share; this place is great for just about anyone, even people visiting from out of town or clients
  • stilettos: It is not a formal spot, but it is new and chic so feel free to flaunt it
  • spend: $$$
  • address: 38 East 19th Street (off Broadway)
  • phone number: (212) 677-2233
  • website: www. abccocinanyc.com

pants picks

Hot SpotHyped ChefMexican

It is no secret that I love Jean Georges, and when I heard that he was opening a Mexican cousin to ABC Kitchen, I was in a tailspin of anticipation. Sister and I happened to walk by a Friends and Family night before it officially opened, and we stood salivating, with our little noses pressed […]

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