Workers at the new Calle Ocho.
After closing on 81st Street, Latin restaurant Calle Ocho is now planning to open its new location at 2756 Broadway at 106th Street in “late fall”, according to an email sent to customers. The new spot will have an outdoor patio in the back, which will close at 10 on weeknights and 11 on weekends out of concerns for noise.
Women’s clothing store Madewell is opening on Thursday at 211-217 Columbus Avenue, near 70th Street. “The new shop on Columbus Ave. will feature Madewell’s signature denim, which includes classic styles, plus our latest Fall/Winter collection. To celebrate the opening, Madewell will also be hosting daily launch parties on 11/9 + 11/10 from 1 p.m.-4 p.m.” The parties will include food from Bonberi and other vendors and artists.
Indian restaurant Sapphire plans to open its new location at 2014 Broadway between 68th and 69th Streets the first week of November, according to the restaurant’s website. Sapphire was forced to move from its longtime home on 60th and Broadway because its building is being demolished.
A salon called Eyelash Studio is opening on Broadway between 97th and 98th. Thanks to Karen for the tip.