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Apr 30, 2007 04:28 PM

two boots les?

hey hounds,
any one been able to find out more about when this thing is actually opening or what's going on in there? it seems like every day for the past month is "opening day!"
also, anyone had and enjoyed their non-pizza food? do tell.
thanks so much!!!!!!!!!

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  1. does anyone else feel that two boots is pretend pizza. cornmeal crust just does not work for me. we are in ny, i prefer to do the ny thing. two boots is not special in any way to me...

    7 Replies
    1. re: jsmitty

      Two Boots' pretendishness is an issue only in neighborhoods where options for dining & drinking are plentiful. Here in the LES hinterlands, I am grateful for the new business and the opportunity to enjoy a reasonably good sit-down meal (perhaps even with alcohol - dare to dream) within walking distance of my home.

      1. re: small h

        the les has millions of options.....

          1. re: jsmitty

            Yep, above Delancey and/or west of Essex it does. Otherwise, not so much.

            1. re: small h

              Agree. have been looking forward to them opening too. I live above delancey and if i only had one choice of pizza, i would go for the quintessential NY slice, but only if it's a good one. i rather have a plain Two Boots slice with their cornmeal crust and spicy sauce than one from rosario's or that new place on ludlow st. i also like two boots for the calabria slice.

        1. re: jsmitty

          i too used to have great disdain for two boots pizza. but last year, having been dragged to the ave a outpost by colleagues (it's near work), i gave up considering it pizza and trying to enjoy a plain slice--- it's not for that. you get some crazy-named slice with some combination of weird stuff on it like blue cheese or crawfish and it can be pretty darn yummy.