wise men

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buttermilk fried chicken wings with honey bourbon glaze

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crab toast with pickled chilis

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bavette steak with wise men steak sauce

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charred broccoli rabe with lemon, pecorino, and chili flakes

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an interesting addition to the ever growing bowery food & beverage scene, wise men is turning out surprisingly good, uncomplicated food. bonus points for their unpretentious intimate vibe and the fact that they have some of my simple favorites on their menu: here's looking at you crab toast, broccoli rabe, and buttermilk fried chicken wings.