Here's your excuse to pick up the magazine for an actual article. In the July issue of the titular publication, Playboy selects the Best Bars in America for 2013. Right there, sandwiched between the boobs and butts is our own, swarthy heartthrob barman, Jesse Held.
Parlour wins "Best One Two Punch
" (link warning -- NSFW -- file under: no duh). The magazine explains the honor by saying, "Drinking on an empty stomach is never advisable. Which is why we welcome the arrival of the upstairs-downstairs restaurant-bar duo Borough and Parlour. The strategy is this: Dine early at Borough, ordering one drink from the cocktail cart while eating such hearty fare as lamb loin with chickpeas and fava beans. Finish the night at Parlour with a cocktail -- try an old fashioned made with both Jim Beam rye and Old Grand-Dad 114."
That's just the kind of suggestion that gets our motors humming. Don't mind if we do.