The neighborhood just got more pizza, wine and coffee, but lost some delicious baked goods.
Kosher pizzeria Saba’s Pizza just opened its doors on Amsterdam between 79th and 80th, and they say they’re offering 15% off for the next few days. Saba’s replaced Pizza by La Grolla. Here’s the menu of their east side location.
80 Riverside Cafe, the small cafe at 80th and Riverside Drive that opened last year, has closed, according to Gretchen and others. It won some raves for its baked goods, homemade by three sisters.
Manhattan Brew & Vine, a new wine bar, is getting set to open at 109th street and Columbus in a space that formerly housed a deli and 99-cent store. The wood-paneled interior and leather chairs look very inviting. Thanks to Christina for the photo.
A new Starbucks opened on the ground floor of a new condo on 110th street and Manhattan Avenue, according to KDH.
Two popular spots are now being listed as For Rent: Communal on 72nd street between Columbus and Amsterdam (listing here) and Cafe Noi on Amsterdam between 78th and 79th (listing here). Reps for the restaurants didn’t respond to our requests for comment.
Mermaid Inn posted the sign below next to the window of their new location on Amsterdam between 87th and 88th listing reasons why they’re moving to the bigger space (right next to their current space).