OPENINGS & CLOSINGS: FR, ORANGE LEAF, ORGANIC AVENUE

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A new French restaurant has opened, an organic take-out spot was renovated and reopened, and a frozen yogurt store cl … Read the rest of this entry >>

DITCH PLAINS CLOSES AS RENTS SOAR

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Ditch Plains, a surfer-inspired restaurant on West 82nd street off of Columbus Avenue, closed suddenly this … Read the rest of this entry >>

RUMORMONGERING: A NEW TRADER JOE’S AND A ROBERT DE NIRO RESTAURANT

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We tend to like to check out tips before posting them. But sometimes the truth proves elusive, or we get lazy and want help. So we're posting a couple of rumors we've heard recently … Read the rest of this entry >>

TREATS OF MANY SIZES AT NEW TINY TREATS CAFE

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Georgia & Aliou's Tiny Treats Cafe, a new bakery and cafe run by the former owner of Georgia's restaurant and a pastry chef, opened on Thursday on Amsterdam Avenue just South of 90th st … Read the rest of this entry >>

RETAIL OPENINGS: PET HEALTH STORE, POP-UP HALLOWEEN SHOP, CITY MD, TWO SALONS

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The Upper West Side is getting some new salons, another urgent care medical office, and a Halloween store. Meanwhile, a pet store will be getting a new lease on … Read the rest of this entry >>

RESTAURANT OPENINGS & CLOSINGS: BOX KITE, LINCOLN CENTER KITCHEN, VARELI

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A fancy new coffee shop and restaurant and a new eatery at Lincoln Center are opening as another spot near Columbia cl … Read the rest of this entry >>

RESTAURANT OPENINGS & CLOSINGS: CREPES, COCINA ECONOMICA, RED STONE CAFE, PARIS BAGUETTE, MORE

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Several new restaurants serving Thai food, crepes and baked goods have recently opened or are expected to open soon on the Upper West Side. A few well-liked spots have also cl … Read the rest of this entry >>

BANKSTREET BOOKSTORE FINDS NEW HOME AFTER BEING PRICED OUT

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Bankstreet Bookstore on 112th street, whose rent is set to skyrocket, will move into a new home on 107th street, the store announced t … Read the rest of this entry >>

RESTAURANT OPENINGS & CLOSINGS: STEAKHOUSE, TANDOORI, 7-ELEVEN, CASA MEXICANA, BLOSSOM

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A new restaurant in Loi's former home, and some other new restaurants are coming to the Upper West Side … Read the rest of this entry >>

RETAIL OPENINGS & CLOSINGS: BLUEMERCURY, TEDDY, SHERWIN-WILLIAMS, CHASE BANK, BRA SMYTH

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From cosmetics to paint to bras, the retail landscape is changing fast on the Upper West Side. Check out what we've been hearing la … Read the rest of this entry >>

CRUMBS SET TO REOPEN ON COLUMBUS AVENUE; NEW MENU COMING

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Cupcake shop Crumbs is reopening its Columbus Square location after being purchased out of bankruptcy by businessmen intent on resuscitating the b … Read the rest of this entry >>

CLOSING TIME FOR BOCCA DI BACCO?

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It was just a few months ago that Bocca di Bacco on West 85th street held a party to celebrate its imminent opening. This week, the restaurant was mysteriously close … Read the rest of this entry >>

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