Businesses for Beauty, Pets, Hair and Clean Clothes Shut Their Doors

Sabon, the Israeli purveyor of luxurious bath, body, hair and home products has closed five of its nine Manhattan locations — and the Upper West Side … Read the rest of this entry >>

Xi’an Famous Foods Closes Restaurant to ‘Cut Losses’ from Covid

Xi'an Famous Foods, a restaurant chain that serves authentic and reasonably priced Chinese food, suddenly closed its doors at 2675 Broadway, between 10st and 102nd str … Read the rest of this entry >>

Two Kosher Restaurants Close

Among the most recent restaurant closings on the Upper West Side are two Kosher s … Read the rest of this entry >>

More Restaurants Close: Recolte Bakery, Oath Pizza, New Wave Cafe

Say goodbye to baked goods and pi … Read the rest of this entry >>

La Caridad, A Cuban-Chinese Staple on Broadway, Closes After 52 Years

A For Rent sign went up on Thursday at La Caridad 78, the Cuban-Chinese restaurant that has been a staple in the neighborhood for more than 50 years. The … Read the rest of this entry >>

More Shops and Restaurants Announce Closures, Including Lenwich and Andrade’s

Though most local businesses continue to fight to stay open, some Upper West Side stores have begun to close permanently as the pandemic has f … Read the rest of this entry >>

Amsterdam Avenue Restaurant Closes for Good Because the Space Made Social Distancing Too Difficult

The Ellington, a neighborhood bar and restaurant 936 Amsterdam Avenue and 106th Street, has closed for good, with a for rent sign on the … Read the rest of this entry >>

Openings & Closings: Mimi Cheng’s, Moscot, Brooks Brothers

The Upper West Side is starting to see some new leases get signed even as the city is just emerging from the coronavirus. The leases are a good … Read the rest of this entry >>

Openings & Closings (& Movings): Issa Nail, Zen Medica, Heather Mc Clean Cleaners, Oxbow Tavern

Issa Nails, will open at 152 West 72nd Street, between Columbus and Amsterdam Avenues, when the city enters Phase 3 of reopening, around Jul … Read the rest of this entry >>

Openings & Closings: Pizza Collective, Chipotle, Duane Reade

Pizza Collective, a restaurant at 71st and Broadway that was in the works before the coronavirus hit, has opened. The menu incl … Read the rest of this entry >>

Modell’s Won’t Be Saved; Liquidations in Full Force as Bankruptcy Begins

After a brief attempt to save its stores, Modell's has decided to file for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protections and liquidate its inventory, meaning the company's two Upper West Side loca … Read the rest of this entry >>

Openings, Closings and Updates: Lululemon, Fine & Schapiro, Satori Laser, Le Gourmand

“Just noticed Upper West Side kosher restaurant stalwart Fine & Schapiro is ‘closed for renovations until further notice.’ Hope to see them back soon … Read the rest of this entry >>

Liquidation Sale Offers 80% to 90% Off in Final Days at Papyrus

The Papyrus paper goods and stationery store at 209 Columbus Avenue (69th and 70th) is closing along with all other locations of the chain, and the liquidation sale is nearing its final … Read the rest of this entry >>

Openings & Closings: Six Corners Marketplace, Le Petit Rooster, Long’s Bedding, Tasti D Lite

Say hello to a new market with a new bodega cat named Shadow. And say au revoir to a French restau … Read the rest of this entry >>

Two Upper West Side Modell’s Sporting Goods Locations Closing

The two Modell's sporting goods locations on the Upper West Side -- at 77th and Amsterdam and 97th and Columbus -- are both expected to c … Read the rest of this entry >>

Openings & Closings: Big Gay Ice Cream, Forty Carrots, Le Gourmand Update

Big Gay Ice Cream opened on Monday afternoon at 516 Columbus Ave (85th Street), the former home of Birdbath Ba … Read the rest of this entry >>

Openings & Closings: Shinbashi 72, Le Gourmand, Boka, Duane Reade, Cascabel Taqueria

Shinbashi 72 is opening at 218 West 72nd between Broadway and West End Avenue in the former home of West Side Cafe. A Japense restaurant c … Read the rest of this entry >>

Openings & Closings: Gina La Fornarina, Zyoga Space, Numero 28, Dos Toros Taqueria, Beyond Sushi

Is sushi still sushi if it's not fish? We're about to find … Read the rest of this entry >>

Openings & Closings: Krispy Kreme, Joe’s Steam Rice Roll, Stuart Weitzman, Gyu-Kaku

Who's hungry for some doughnuts? The Upper West Side is about to get a Krispy K … Read the rest of this entry >>

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

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

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