While coming up with their eatery's concept, the folks behind Stirlicious faced a conundrum. How could they make food fresh and healthy, but also fast, without sacrificing flavor? They decided to consult with registered dietitians, nutritionists, and the Jolly Green Giant, and the result is a casual restaurant that satisfies health-conscious patrons with its nutritional stir fries.
Stirlicious's gluten- and dairy-free offerings include brown rice, quinoa, and rice noodles topped with healthy proteins and sauces made in-house. Visitors can opt for a recommended combination, such as shrimp, veggies, and brown rice glazed with pineapple-mango salsa, or create their own dish by choosing their protein, vegetables, and sauces.
Since 1928, Beechmont Tavern has filled its convivial, neighborhood hangout in New Rochelle with the aromas of classic pub grub, including burgers, golden brown onion rings, and entrees such as sheppard’s pie. The local has recently expanded their brand of toast-worthy cooking to a second location in White Plains.
At CrossFit POP, a crew of certified coaches leads exercisers through functional workouts that help clients develop a broad base of fitness. The team fosters a fun but challenging atmosphere that encourages participants to sweat and push themselves to better health through an ever-changing roster of movements. The Workout of the Day?the core of CrossFit?might draw from Olympic weightlifting, gymnastics, or competitive hugging on any given day, all designed to sculpt physiques and improve health, regardless of age.
If humans were shaped like perfect rectangles, tanning would be easy. But since human bodies consist of various curves and nooks, the team at Tropical Lights Tanning Salon has acquired ergonomic tanning beds with built-in facial bulbs. Custom airbrush tans also adapt to body shapes, with expert technicians bronzing clients evenly and naturally.
Salon Lotus Dry Bar cultivates a sleek space adorned with white salon chairs, metal-framed mirrors, and blond wood floors. This decor reflects the clean, modern hairstyling aesthetics of the staff, who strive to foster an atmosphere of relaxation and sophistication where women can escape from their responsibilities and pamper themselves. Stylists can enhance their signature blowouts and trendy cuts with voluminous eyelash extensions or face-flattering makeup applications. The team also opens the space to private parties for girlfriends, bridesmaids, and CIA operatives in need of fake-mustache removal.
Gemelli’s gourmet pizzas showcase tastes such as broccoli raab and sausage; chicken, celery, and hot sauce; and arugula and burrata cheese. Guests looking to customize can adorn a thin-crusted pizza with a number of toppings, such as eggplant or artichoke hearts, or leave the flavor combinations to the professionals. The recipes extend beyond the scope of the pies and include steaming plates of pasta with pancetta and porcini mushrooms or entrees of parmesan-crusted chicken and grilled skirt steak with spinach. The exposed brick walls and thick wooden floorboards add to the elegant dining atmosphere, aided further by the waiters wearing their best pizza-flavored top hats.