CLASSIC NYC STEAKHOUSE DONOHUE’S MOVING INTO LONG-VACANT UWS SPOT

The former home of PD O'Hurley's, a dive bar at 174 West 72nd Street that closed in 2013, is expected to become a Donohue's Steakhouse, acco … Read the rest of this entry >>

NO FEAR, LATECOMERS: THESE THREE SUMMER CSAS ARE STILL TAKING MEMBERS

For those of you who are hankering for some fresh produce from local farms—and for those of you who forgot to sign up this year—we poked a … Read the rest of this entry >>

CIPRIANI OPENING SPECIALTY MARKET AND FOOD HALL AT NEW RIVERSIDE BOULEVARD DEVELOPMENT

Cipriani will open a new food market in Waterline Square, a high-end real estate development that is being built along Riverside Boulevard … Read the rest of this entry >>

TWO SAVORY NEW UWS RESTAURANTS GET ECSTATIC REVIEWS

Reviewers drooled all over two Upper West Side restaurants last week, using descriptions like "rapturous," and "a species of her … Read the rest of this entry >>

OPENINGS & CLOSINGS: PANDA EXPRESS, IZAKAYA IDA, ANOTHER JOE & THE JUICE, MORE ON FORMER STARBUCKS

The Upper West Side is getting its first Panda Express, and several other new eate … Read the rest of this entry >>

SUGAR & PLUMM CONFIRMS THAT IT’S CLOSED FOR GOOD, AND EXPLAINS WHY

Sugar & Plumm, the restaurant and sweet shop on Amsterdam between 78th and 79th Street told custome … Read the rest of this entry >>

OPENINGS & CLOSINGS: NEW LEVAIN BAKERY, SUPER TACOS, 2ND TIME AROUND, SUGAR & PLUMM

The neighborhood's cookie king is growing, a super taco spot is opening, and a kid-friendly restaurant shut its doors with no clear explana … Read the rest of this entry >>

NEW SHAKE SHACK CALLED AN ‘AFFRONT’ TO LOCAL ARCHITECTURE, BUT STILL WINS APPROVAL

The Landmarks Preservation Commission approved a proposal by Shake Shack to change the storefront for its upcoming locatio … Read the rest of this entry >>

OPENINGS & CLOSINGS: GRISTEDES, ROBERT STUART SALON, RECOLTE, SUSHI KAITO

Another supermarket above 90th Street is closing, as a new sushi spot o … Read the rest of this entry >>

OPENINGS & CLOSINGS: ALWAYS LOVE DRUGSTORE, SPACIOUS, THE YARD, COREPOWER YOGA, RED HOT

A longtime drugstore is closing as a new hot pot restaurant and two new co-working spaces open on the Upper West … Read the rest of this entry >>

PHOTOS AND BUZZ FROM THIS YEAR’S TASTE OF THE UPPER WEST SIDE FOOD FESTIVAL

The 10th annual New Taste of the Upper West Side food festival featured dozens of local restaurants, each serving hundreds of small plates to a packed … Read the rest of this entry >>

THERE ARE STILL TICKETS AVAILABLE FOR THIS WEEKEND’S FOOD FEST, AND WE’VE GOT A DISCOUNT CODE

A major food fest comes to town this weekend, and there are still tickets available. New Taste of the Upper West Side, put on by the Columbus Avenue Business Improvement Dis … Read the rest of this entry >>

RESTAURANTS ON AMSTERDAM (EXCEPT FOR ONE) ARE UP AND RUNNING AFTER GAS LEAK CLOSURES

Three restaurants on Amsterdam Avenue between 79th and 80th Streets that were fully or partially closed for months because of a gas leak in the bui … Read the rest of this entry >>

ISABELLA’S CLOSES SUDDENLY AFTER DECADES ON THE UWS

Isabella's at 77th Street and Columbus, a staple of the Upper West Side dining scene for decades, closed its doors for good on Monday mor … Read the rest of this entry >>

NEW RESTAURANT UPDATE: JG MELON, BORJA AND OTHERS GET APPROVED FOR LIQUOR LICENSES

Five businesses won approval for liquor licenses from the Community Board 7 Business Committee at a meeting this week, and two others got the go-ahead for sidewalk c … Read the rest of this entry >>

OPENINGS & CLOSINGS: BAZNGA, TAP NYC, MEXICAN RESTAURANT

Another Kosher restaurant and a Brazilian crepe spot are on their … Read the rest of this entry >>

LE PAIN QUOTIDIEN CAFE REOPENS WITH NEW HEALTH SAFETY PRECAUTIONS

The little Le Pain Quotidien cafe in Verdi Square at 72nd Street and Broadway has reopened after being shuttered by the Health Department last … Read the rest of this entry >>

OPENINGS & CLOSINGS: JOHNNY WAS, KUREIJI, NOI DUE CARNE, MILLENNIUM DELI, MORE

New clothing and sushi spots are on their way to the Upper West … Read the rest of this entry >>

ADORABLE LE PAIN QUOTIDIEN CAFE SHUTTERED BY HEALTH DEPARTMENT FOR VARIOUS VIOLATIONS

The cute little Le Pain Quotidien cafe outside the 72nd Street subway station in Verdi Square has not been following health rules, accordi … Read the rest of this entry >>

OPENINGS & CLOSINGS: JG MELON, ELLEN’S COUTURE, THE VIAND, BARRY’S BOOTCAMP, RICKY’S

The neighborhood is getting a new burger joint to replace an old one, and Telepan is being replaced by a workout … Read the rest of this entry >>

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