Gelato shop Screme at 176 West 94th Street seemed to disappear a few weeks ago just as ice cream season heated up. A sign on the window gave people a contact email so they could still buy take-out containers. But this week all of a sudden Screme was back up and running. “They seem to be back in business after a two week break. Well stocked with ice cream again,” writes Victor.
Chinese restaurant Tri Dim West at 467 Columbus Avenue, between 82nd and 83rd Streets closed suddenly after soft-opening in June. A notice on the door said it will be closed until the middle of July for “minor renovation and adjustment.” An employee said it had to do with a plumbing issue in the basement.
Several tipsters wrote in about V&T Pizzeria on 111th and Amsterdam, a longtime UWS staple, being shuttered by the health department. Don’t worry, V&T fans: the restaurant is back open.
And the Community Board 7 Business & Consumer Issues Committee meets on Wednesday to discuss a few applications, including one from the bar Frank Mac’s to host live music. New taco spot Tacombi is also looking to open a sidewalk cafe. See the agenda below:
Business & Consumer Issues Committee, Linda Alexander and Christian Cordova, Co-Chairpersons
Wednesday, July 10, 7:00 PM
New application to the SLA for a two-year liquor license:
1. 2012-2014 Broadway (West 69th Street.) SDS Dining Corp.,d/b/a To be Determined.
Method of Operation Change to Existing License:
2. 425 Amsterdam Avenue (West 80th Street.) Frank Mac’s Place LLC, d/b/a Frank Mac’s. Application to add Live Music, Acoustic Music – Guitar Etc.
New Unenclosed Sidewalk Cafes:
3. 377 Amsterdam Avenue (West 78th Street.) New application #6720-2019-ASWC to the Department of Consumer Affairs by Tacos “Los Vaqueros”, LLC, d/b/a Tacombi, for a four-year consent to operate an unenclosed sidewalk café with 14 tables and 32 seats.
4. 718 Amsterdam Avenue (West 95th Street.) New application #4823-2019-ASWC to the Department of Consumer Affairs by Cabrera Argudo Corp., d/b/a Rancho Taquileria, for a four-year consent to operate an unenclosed sidewalk café with 22 tables and 44 seats.