Babeth’s Feast, which sells gourmet flash-frozen foods, closed its location at 309 Amsterdam between 74th and 75th. It had opened in January 2017. The company t0ld us that it is consolidating operations at its flagship location at 1321 Third Ave between 75th and 76th. “We are still offering free local delivery to the UWS. Orders can be placed at babeths.com or by calling 877-968-3327.” Thanks to Joeanna for the photos.
Japanese barbeque chain Gyu-Kaku appears to be getting closer to opening on Amsterdam between 90th and 91st Street, the former home of Key Foods and Saigon Grill. Gyu-Kaku restaurants tend to have an a la carte style menu, with lots of shared plates. We last wrote about it here. Thanks to David, Janis, Sue and Mike for the tips.
Cafe Metro is opening at 2062 Broadway on the corner of West 71st Street, the former home of Tasty Cafe. It will be for 2,150 square feet, with 1,150 square feet on the ground floor and 1,000 square feet on the lower level, according to the Commercial Observer. We had first reported on the expected opening earlier this year.
We learned a little more about the newly opened Master Tailor at 77 West 85th Street from the company. “We proudly offer high-end couture/bespoke alteration and tailoring services. Master Tailor is a family owned and operated establishment with experience in the fashion/garment business for the past three generations. We take your garment alterations from average to couture. Our expertise can fulfill all necessities including fur and leather.”