Croxley's, I tend to be a critic when trying them anywhere else. The Hot Wings (glazed in a sauce of tamarind, garlic, shallots, palm sugar and togarashi, a Japanese spice blend of red chili, roasted orange peel and black sesame) are crispy, spicy and sweet. Wings with an Asian flair were a delicious change to my usual favorite.
Visit this celebrity restaurant done right for an unpretentious dinner with your platonic guy friend or to meet your roomies once you leave your midtown office when you’re too hungry to wait until you get to your apartment downtown. And once they start serving booze, this nightlife girl will be visiting frequently.
Social Eatz. 232 E. 53rd St.
Photos by Sarah Spigelman