Maman, a French bakery and cafe, just opened at 429 Amsterdam Avenue near 81st Street. The cafe has lots of baked goods and heartier fare like tartines. Check out the menu here. Photo by @emilyyffeng.
Chocolate shop MAST Market is opening in the long vacant Babette space at 353 Columbus Avenue at 76th Street. “If you’ve never heard of MAST, they are a boutique chocolate brand (sold at Whole Foods). The company describes Mast Market as “an organic market intended for food, family, and community gathering,” writes our tipster Upper West Sider.
Hungry Betty is opening next door to Cibo e Vino, at 2418 Broadway near 89th Street. “According to the waitress, it’s the same owner and will serve pastries and coffee,” says our tipster Karen. An employee confirmed it has the same owner as Cibo.
Fillup Coffee has opened at 2486 Broadway between 92nd and 93rd. Thanks to Twilla and Linda for the tips.
Yu Kitchen at 2656 Broadway (101st) appears to have closed. It’s emptied out with a For Rent sign on the window. Thanks to Jed for the tip.
Australian bakery Bourke Street Bakery (one of NY’s top bakeries, according to Time Out) will be replacing Piccolo Cafe at 313 Amsterdam Avenue near 75th, according to a new Google Maps listing. Thanks to Twilla and Linda for the tips.
A new Fedex office location has opened at the site of the former Mandee store on the east side of Broadway between 95th and 96th. Thanks to Robert and Amelia for the tips.
A beauty and wellness shop called Spadét just opened at at 140 West End Avenue, Unit 1F. “Our all natural skin, body and hair treatments are made with the finest fruits and plants for safe and effective beauty and wellness,” writes founder Annabelle Santos.
The former Cure Urgent Care on Broadway between 102nd and 103rd has become a Northwell-Health Urgent Care facility.