THE ULTIMATE FAIRWAY SHOPPING GUIDE: ‘THE STRUGGLE IS REAL’

Before its citywide takeover, Fairway belonged to the Upper West Side. The O.G. (Original Grocer) of our neighborhood hung its proverbial plaque on 74th and Broadway, and the … Read the rest of this entry >>

CHECK OUT THIS EARLY-BIRD DEAL FOR THE NEW TASTE FOOD FESTIVAL

New Taste of the Upper West Side, the food festival put on by the Columbus Avenue Business Improvement District, will run from May 27-30 this y … Read the rest of this entry >>

FAIRWAY’S GLICKBERG RETIRES; IS THE STORE STILL CONNECTED TO ITS ROOTS?

Howard Glickberg retired on Tuesday from Fairway the store his grandfather founded in 1933 as a small fruit and vegetable stand. That … Read the rest of this entry >>

AN UPPER WEST SIDER RESPONDS TO A ‘DISCRIMINATORY’ CHEF

Some chefs and servers at high-end restaurant Brooklyn Fare made a bombshell accusation in a lawsuit revealed last week. They say Chef C├ęsar Ramirez was discrimin … Read the rest of this entry >>

COLUMN: I LIVE IN THE UPPER WEST SIDE’S ‘DELIVERY DEAD ZONE’

By Joelle Berger When searching for a New York City apartment, we evaluate the neighborhood: subways, laundromats, grocers, schools. We carefully, prudently, … Read the rest of this entry >>

NEW INDIAN SPOT AWADH OPENS; CHECK OUT THE MENU

Indian restaurant Awadh at Broadway between 97th and 98th street, opened on Wednesday and we got ahold of the menu. Chef and owner Gaurav Anand is cooking d … Read the rest of this entry >>

BIG NICK’S REPLACEMENT SAYS ‘BONJOUR’

Where once the legendary Big Nick's stood, you can now buy cronut knockoffs for $5 a pop. Mille-Feuille Bakery Cafe opened on Bro … Read the rest of this entry >>

THE ULTIMATE GUACAMOLE BOWL, UPSIDE-DOWN CHAMPAGNE AND MORE AT FINAL FOOD FEST EVENT

The final event of New Taste of the Upper West Side, Best of the West was held on Saturday night under a tent at the playground on 77th and Columbus. It was kind of like one of those competitive cooking s … Read the rest of this entry >>

TICKETS STILL AVAILABLE FOR THIS WEEK’S ‘NEW TASTE’ FOOD FESTIVAL

The New Taste of the Upper West Side, the largest local food festival, kicks off on Thursday, and there are still tickets available for each of the three ni … Read the rest of this entry >>

9 FARM-SHARE CSAs WITH PICKUPS AROUND THE UPPER WEST SIDE

Just like last year, we've compiled an updated list of CSAs on the Upper West Side where local farmers drop off fresh fruits and vegetables. West Side Rag contri … Read the rest of this entry >>

TAVERN ON THE GREEN REOPENS AFTER BIG RENOVATION; UNION PROTESTS OUTSIDE (PHOTOS)

A totally new Tavern on the Green reopened its doors to much fanfare on Thursday after a $38 million renovation. The old gaudy touches are gone, replaced by … Read the rest of this entry >>

HOT DAMN! KOREAN FRIED CHICKEN SPOT OPENS ON THE UWS

A Korean fried chicken joint opened a few weeks ago on the Upper West Side and someone finally told us about it. Yes, we went the same night we h … Read the rest of this entry >>

CRUMBS SEEMS CONFUSED ABOUT THIS WHOLE PASSOVER THING

Upper West Side bakery chain Crumbs is great at making you want something you shouldn't have, particularly when you're on a diet. This week, they're going … Read the rest of this entry >>

REDFARM AND OTHER NEW HOTSPOTS APPLY FOR SIDEWALK CAFES

Some of the hottest new restaurants on the Upper West Side want to open sidewalk cafes this spring, and a community board comm … Read the rest of this entry >>

NEW SEAFOOD AND BURGER JOINTS OPENING ON THE UWS

This week, we got word of a new seafood restaurant and a Kosher burger joint opening on the Upper West … Read the rest of this entry >>

NEW TASTE OF THE UWS RETURNS WITH NEW AND OLD RESTAURANTS REPRESENTED

Food festival New Taste of the Upper West Side will return from May 27 to May 31, with dozens of food stations from chefs throughout the neighbor … Read the rest of this entry >>

GEORGIA’S CAFE OWNERS SIGN LEASE FOR NEW SPACE 2 YEARS AFTER DEVASTATING FIRE

Fans of Georgia's Cafe & Bakery have been hoping for two years that the neighborhood spot would reopen, and they're about to get their … Read the rest of this entry >>

GROUP PUSHES FOR NEW SUPERMARKET ON 68TH; AIMS FOR 10K SIGNATURES

A growing group of Lincoln Square residents is attempting to coax a new supermarket company to lease the space on 68th street and Broadway that once housed Food Emporium. … Read the rest of this entry >>

RESTAURANT NEWS & NOTES: TELEPAN, DOVETAIL, CORVO BIANCO, CASA POMONA

Telepan on 69th was remodeled by a design team called hOme, with leather banquettes and new massive produce images on the walls. The color s … Read the rest of this entry >>

BAREBURGER COMING TO COLUMBUS SQUARE

Some very highly rated "healthy" burgers are about to hit the Upper West … Read the rest of this entry >>

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