Naughty pizza, prosciutto puffs and more are now available on the Upper West Side, as Banana Republic, a flower store and other shops close.
Il Gatto Nero has opened at 2758 Broadway between 105th and 106th Street, replacing Macchina. The Italian spot has a special menu just for pizzas, including the naughty pizza, which is almost too naughty to mention (okay fine, it has ham, mushrooms, artichokes and olives). It even serves dessert pizza, including one with nutella. Here’s the brunch menu, here’s the pizza menu and here’s the main menu.
Joe & the Juice just opened its latest location at 76th Street and Amsterdam Avenue. Thanks to Tom for the photo.
Banana Republic is closing its location at 86th and Broadway on March 26, according to a manager there. “The decision to close a store is always a difficult one and we hope our customers will continue to shop with us at a nearby location or online, 24-7 at www.bananarepublic.com,” a corporate spokesperson wrote.
Surroundings Flowers on 102nd and Broadway has closed, after less than three years in the space. Thanks to Roger, Jacqueline and Elizabeth for the tips.
Floga on Columbus and 70th Street is closing with a big sale. Thanks to David and Rachel for the tips and photos.
A Sprint store is rumored to be opening at 2150 Broadway at 76th Street, the former home of EMS. Thanks to Sally for the tip.
Team 7, an Austrian wood furniture store, has opened at 2003 Broadway, between 68th and 69th. Check out some of their products on their website.
Signs are up at the Ansonia showing the new Mt. Sinai doctor’s officers on the second floor there are open or about to open. Thanks to Harriet for the tip.
An American Craftsman is closing its location at 294 Columbus Avenue at 74th Street at the end of the month. The longtime crafts store had been at its most recent corner for just a few months.
Salumeria Rosi has opened for breakfast service at 73rd and Amsterdam from 8 a.m. to noon Monday through Friday, with prosciutto puffs and more.