Published October 23, 2013
Flatiron’s New Orleans-y Dinner Spot
If you had a dream where martinis were rolling after you, you’d be frightened.
You’d stick with water for a while.
In real life, though... turns out, it’s pretty great.
Check out Bo’s
, a vast seductress of a New Orleans-y dinner spot, opening Friday in
This place is a) sexy, b) from the Crave Fishbar chef and c) date-night perfection. Low lights and accordion
lamps with velvet booths and alligator and Ramos gin fizzes from a Mulberry Project cocktailist. (Oh, right:
we said alligator. It’s crispy and served with red pepper and chili aioli, and it probably would have
Upon entering, you’ll see some fleur-de-lis-ish tile and a zinc bar. You’ll want a gin fizz—see,
they’ve worked out an ingenious way to make it quickly. (It involves suspenders, wizardry and... we’ve
already said too much.)
From there, advance into the herringbone-floored dining room
. They’re going to feed you monster pork chops and
curried goat. There’ll be that staggering, lazy jazz creeping out of the ceiling. Then, a martini cart
will greet you with the old gin/vodka question and a selection of pickled vegetables to go with the
You know, for nutritional balance.
6 W 24th St
(between Broadway and 6th)
New York, NY 10010