Your Perks: 1) The suit fitting of a lifetime, complete with a master tailor, 18-year scotch, a cigar, a haircut and a hot shave—all at Freemans Sporting Club. 2) A one-month supply of brain-enhancing pills. 3) 30% off a trove of handsome watches from Italy. Enjoy.
Where there’s a will, there’s a weekend.
SNL-Grade Comedy at Isa
Sasheer Zamata is your newest SNL cast member. She’s a big deal. And she’ll be doing what she does professionally on the homey little second floor of Isa tonight. That’s being funny, in case that wasn’t clear.
The Greatest Pizza Box Art Ever Made
The painting is a long-celebrated art form. Sculptures: people travel overseas for them. But now, it’s the pizza box’s time to shine. The Melville House gallery’s got a whole exhibit dedicated to the greatest pizza box art in existence (including one of Homer Simpson). This needed to happen.
A Charmed Breakfast in SoHo
Bad news: your breakfast this morning was missing something. Specifically, avocado toast with radish, pickled mustard seeds and fresh herbs. Here’s the good news: you’ve still got time for a late lunch of steak frites. See, Navy is doing breakfast and lunch now. And you won’t make that toast-missing mistake tomorrow.
All Kinds of Looking Good in Dumbo
Jeopardy lightning round...
A: Left Field, Noble Denim, Rancourt, Hart Schaffner Marx.
Q: What are several of your favorite handsomeness providers?
Also, all those and more will be doling out their goodness at Northern Grade, a traveling pop-up of, well, your favorite handsomeness providers.
What Else Is New
East Village Tacos and Bushwick Coffee
If DanDan Sloppy Joe sounds great right now: Currant Café, the
eating/drinking arm of the soon-to-exist Bushwick iteration of Lit Lounge, has it.
If you like everything: Tunisian sandwiches, schnitzel and mahi-mahi tacos are all happening at Spiegel in the East Village. Mmm, diversity.