Check out new places to get smart, get full, get fit and get your hair done.
Book Off, a Japanese used book chain, is opening at 526 Amsterdam Avenue between 85th and 86th Street. The chain also has a location in midtown and sells DVDs as well as books. Thanks to Ed Hersh for the photo.
Spiga to Go has opened its new location at 57 West 84th Street, offering an array of Italian food. Spiga closed its previous location at 200 West 84th Street about a year ago. “The owner, Luigi, has been waiting since July(?) for permits from the city,” Vish tells us. Thanks to Lynette for the photo.
Workout spot Barry’s Bootcamp is set to open this Saturday at 72-74 West 69th Street, the former home of Telepan. The photo above by Bobby shows workout machines in the space.
Masa Kanai, a hair salon, opened at 570 Columbus between 87th and 88th Street. Thanks to Ed Hersh for the photo.
The Loft clothing store at 69th and Broadway has closed, an announcement we first wrote about earlier this month. Thanks to Pamela for the tip.