Openings & Closings: Ashoka, Fresh, Benefit Brows, Cafe 86, Calaveras Cafe

A beloved Indian restaurant has retu … Read the rest of this entry >>

Openings & Closings: Calaveras Cafe, Europan, Subway Sandwiches, Starbucks

A new cafe is opening as another one cl … Read the rest of this entry >>

Openings & Closings: Hot & Crusty, Cafe 86, Tavola Della Nonna, Ateaz, Mystery Restaurant

A hot and crusty farewell after over 30 y … Read the rest of this entry >>

Leonti Closes Suddenly; Are High-End Restaurants Toast on the UWS?

Leonti, the successor to Dovetail on 77th Street near Columbus, lasted just over a year on the Upper West Side. The high-end restaurant closed on J … Read the rest of this entry >>

Openings & Closings: Capezio, Calle Ocho, Spectrum, Mobile Barber, More on Tiki Chick

A dance apparel store closed, but new food options are co … Read the rest of this entry >>

The 3 Businesses That Closed in the 2010s That We Miss the Most

As we say goodbye to the 2010s, we look wistfully back on businesses that were once important gathering places for generations of Upper West Si … Read the rest of this entry >>

Openings & Closings: Tiki Chick, Au Jus, Sneaker Pawn, Joie

A tiki bar is about to open, and an Oklahoma BBQ spot is on its … Read the rest of this entry >>

Cleopatra’s Needle, Jazz Club and Restaurant, Closes After 30 Years ‘With a Heavy Heart’

Cleopatra's Needle, a jazz club and restaurant on Broadway between 92nd and 93rd Streets, closed on Monday after 30 years. The spot as one of the few remaining restaurants … Read the rest of this entry >>

Openings & Closings: The Great Burrito, Big Frog, Goldenlight Visions, Verizon

A Great Burrito is going away as new stores … Read the rest of this entry >>

Openings, Closings, & Relocations: Big Gay Ice Cream, Rootchi, Pizza Collective, The Shade Store, Apthorp Pharmacy

New ice cream and pizza are coming, as a boutique shuts its d … Read the rest of this entry >>

Openings & Closings: Mighty Bowl, On Tap at Whole Foods, Jaros Drugs, My Gym

New food bowls are here, but a reliable spot for a beer has disappe … Read the rest of this entry >>

Openings & Closings: Calle Ocho, Madewell, Sapphire, Eyelash Studio

Latin food and new clothes are on the … Read the rest of this entry >>

Boat Basin Cafe Is Closed for Good, Reports Say

The Boat Basin Cafe is closed for the winter, but reports now say that the cafe is not coming back, given that the city plans to start soon on a construction pr … Read the rest of this entry >>

Openings & Closings: Babeth’s Feast, Goldenlight Visions, Bareburger, Dos Toros

Goodbye gourmet frozen foods, hello taqu … Read the rest of this entry >>

Openings & Closings: Kitakata Ramen, Kee’s Chocolate, Happy Kangaroo, 2 Restaurants Closed by DOH

Ramen, chocolate and … Read the rest of this entry >>

Openings & Closings: Fancy Ski Clothes, Fancy Brows, and French Food

The old Bolton's location on Broadway between 72nd and 73rd has been replaced by Bogner, a clothing company that's … Read the rest of this entry >>

Openings & Closings: PopStart, Pet Health Store, Manhattan Avenue Community Cafe, TD Bank

A new "retail incubator" and a community cafe are opening, as a cool pet store closes its d … Read the rest of this entry >>

As Another Duane Reade Closes, One Local Gets Genuinely Distressed

Another Duane Reade is closing. This time it’s the 24-hour store on Columbus Ave at 97th Street, which is expected to shut its doors on Octobe … Read the rest of this entry >>

Openings & Closings: Sapphire Is Replacing Sole, A New ‘European Vibe’ Coffee Shop Is Opening, And Compass Expands

Indian food is replacing Italian and a new coffee shop is on its … Read the rest of this entry >>

Classic UWS Restaurant Gabriela’s to Close After 15 Years

Gabriela's Restaurant and Tequila Bar, a neighborhood spot that serves home-style Mexican food on Columbus Avenue between 93rd and 94th St … Read the rest of this entry >>

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