RESTAURANT OPENINGS: HALAL GUYS, MAHARAJA, VOILA CHOCOLAT, SUSHI SPOT

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Several new restaurants serving food from India, the Middle East, and Japan have recently opened or will open soon, and the Upper West Side now has a make-your own chocolate … Read the rest of this entry >>

PARM TO OPEN ON TUESDAY NIGHT; CHECK OUT THE MENU

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Italian restaurant Parm plans to open for business on Tuesday night, finally filling the long-vacant restaurant space on Columbus between 70th and 71st street … Read the rest of this entry >>

80 YEARS LATER, THERE’S STILL NO CHAZEREI AT ZABAR’S

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By Krista Carter Zabar's celebrates its 80th year on the Upper West Side this year, and the store and its leaders show no signs of slowing … Read the rest of this entry >>

OPENING UPDATES: MAILLE, SUGARCANE, BED, BATH & BEYOND, CITYMD

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Maille, the mustard store at 185 Columbus Avenue (68th street), opened last weekend. This ain’t your average ballpark frank mustard, though. The store offers more than 20 flavors, including truffle, saffron, apricots, basil, mushrooms, blue cheese, and hazelnut. It even [&hel … Read the rest of this entry >>

FAIRWAY’S GLICKBERG RETIRES; IS THE STORE STILL CONNECTED TO ITS ROOTS?

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Howard Glickberg retired on Tuesday from Fairway the store his grandfather founded in 1933 as a small fruit and vegetable stand. That … Read the rest of this entry >>

AN UPPER WEST SIDER RESPONDS TO A ‘DISCRIMINATORY’ CHEF

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Some chefs and servers at high-end restaurant Brooklyn Fare made a bombshell accusation in a lawsuit revealed last week. They say Chef C├ęsar Ramirez was discrimin … Read the rest of this entry >>

OPENINGS & CLOSINGS: ARTIFACTS STORE, PURE BARRE, RISOTERRIA, TEN BELOW

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The Upper West Side's new or upcoming businesses include a fitness studio, a tribal artifacts shop and a gluten-free restaurant. Meanwhi … Read the rest of this entry >>

OPENINGS & CLOSINGS: HARRY’S BURRITOS, RADIO SHACK, PLOWSHARES COFFEE

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A 27-year-old Mexican restaurant is going away as new electronics and coffee come into our l … Read the rest of this entry >>

OPENINGS & CLOSINGS: ACADEMY FLORAL, PURDY GIRL, POOKIE & SEBASTIAN, PICNIC, SPRINT, MORE

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Two clothing stores on Columbus Avenue are selling off inventory at a discount as they prepare to close and an old flower store suddenly shut its doors. Check out that and more in our roundup b … Read the rest of this entry >>

CRAFTED BAGELS OPENS, PROMISING FULL KOSHER SPREAD

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Crafted, a Kosher deli that makes fresh bagels, just opened its new store on 93rd street and Amsterdam Avenue, and … Read the rest of this entry >>

SENN THAI COULD GIVE LAND A RUN FOR ITS MONEY

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Senn Thai opened a couple of weeks ago at 452 Amsterdam Avenue (82nd street), the former home of Cocina Economica, and we've al … Read the rest of this entry >>

LONG-DERELICT BLOCK TO GET SALAD SPOT, AND POSSIBLY MORE STORES

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The block between 76th and 77th street on Amsterdam Avenue is surrounded by affluence. The Harrison condo is on one side of the street, along … Read the rest of this entry >>

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