Openings & Closings: Modern Bread and Bagel, Ikinari Steak, Manchester Diner, Pinkyotto

A new bakery just opened, as an old-school diner appears to have shut its doors for … Read the rest of this entry >>

Harriet’s Kitchen, Which Once Served ‘The Best Burgers on the UWS’, Has Closed

Harriet’s Kitchen, the popular, hole-in-the-wall, takeout and delivery place on Amsterdam Avenue between 84th and 85th Streets, has cl … Read the rest of this entry >>

Openings & Closings: Good Enough to Eat Spinoff, La Vela, FUMO, Danny’s Pharmacy

A new Good Enough to Eat spinoff is here, but a longtime Italian spot is clo … Read the rest of this entry >>

The Upper West Side’s Olma Restaurant & Bar Now Features Weekend Brunch with Unlimited Mimosas, Bloody Mary’s & Bellini’s; Discount for WSR Readers!

SPONSORED: Brunch at the Upper West Side NYC's Olma Restaurant & Bar is a great start to any Saturday or Sunday running from 11 AM until … Read the rest of this entry >>

New Restaurant Expected to Fill Former Isabella’s Space By Spring; ‘We’re Reaching the Finish Line’

A new Mediterranean restaurant is coming soon to the space occupied by the iconic Isabella’s for nearly 30 years. 8th Hill will op … Read the rest of this entry >>

Openings & Closings: Seafood Carnival, Rancho Taquileria, Miznon, Boka, Capital One

Are you ready for the Seafood Carnival on the Upper West … Read the rest of this entry >>

Photos and Video: Jonah Hill Directs Vampire Weekend Music Video at Zabar’s as Shoppers Keep Shopping (and Griping)

Zabar's shoppers got a surprising show early Wednesday evening when some rockstars and a celebrity actor showed up at the fish counter. Jonah … Read the rest of this entry >>

Last Hopes for Local Starbucks Get Papered-Over; Fans Feel ‘Weird’ and ‘Sombre’

“It’s the last day. We should have something to say about that,” said Ethan Schneider, one of the authors of a petition to save the Starbucks at 338 Columbus A … Read the rest of this entry >>

New Restaurant Nefiis Has Levantine Delights At a Reasonable Price

SPONSORED: Nefiis is a new bistro from the owners of beloved Turkish spot Turkuaz. Nefiis, which means "Yummy", is a Levantine restaurant that features deli … Read the rest of this entry >>

Gigi Cafe to be Reborn as Freshly Bagel

In the last couple of days, there's been lots of activity inside Gigi Cafe, the beloved longtime store on Broadway and 71st Street that closed at the end of … Read the rest of this entry >>

Syrian Refugee’s Special Meals for Upper West Side Church Members Become Basis of New Cookbook

An Upper West Side church community came together to help Syrian refugee Mayada Anjari and her family adapt to their new life in the United States. Now, … Read the rest of this entry >>

Openings & Closings: Billy’s Bakery, Recolte Dessert Bar, Arba, Le Pain Quotidien, Origins, Upper West Cuts

Got a sweet tooth? Then this edition of openings and closings is for … Read the rest of this entry >>

The Upper West Side’s Olma Restaurant & Bar Celebrates New Small Plates Menu Featuring High-Quality Fresh Seafood & Prime Steaks

SPONSORED: Formerly just known for their remarkable caviar, the Upper West Side favorite Olma Restaurant and Bar has widened its horizon with incredible and affor … Read the rest of this entry >>

Local Pizza Joint Becoming a Foodie Destination After Glowing Review; Owner Vows That It’s ‘Worth the Hype’

Mama’s Too, a small pizza shop on Broadway at 106th Street, has joined the ranks of Levain Bakery on West 74th and Barney Greengrass on Amsterdam near 87th -- a New … Read the rest of this entry >>

Da Capo Brings CBD to the Neighborhood; ‘It’s Becoming the Prozac of the Upper West Side’

In December, Da Capo, an espresso bar and restaurant on Columbus Avenue and 75th Street, began offering CBD-sweetened coffee and cocktails, … Read the rest of this entry >>

Openings & Closings: Bar Veloce, Isola, Treat House, More

A good pizza spot has closed, but a wine bar just op … Read the rest of this entry >>

New Highly-Rated UWS Pizza Spot Embroiled in ‘Recipe-Theft’ Dispute

Made in New York Pizza opened on 80th and Amsterdam last month to rave reviews on Yelp, but its owner is now facing controversy after his former emp … Read the rest of this entry >>

Restaurant Updates: Big Daddy’s Big Plans, Guacamole Taqueria Faces the Music

A funky diner wants to shake things up, a new restaurant remains unconfirmed, and a Mexican restaurant hit another snag during the first me … Read the rest of this entry >>

Neighborhood Suddenly Loses Fried Chicken and Vegan Restaurants

Two Upper West Side restaurants catering to very different appetites closed in the last few … Read the rest of this entry >>

Openings & Closings: Perfect Picnic, Marinara, Made in NY Pizza, St. Francis Thrift Store, Orange Theory

The UWS is now a pizza haven, and there's a new store dedicated to packing you the perfect pi … Read the rest of this entry >>

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