Grand Sichuan Replacement, Nicknamed ‘Grandma’s Restaurant’, Serving Handmade Dumplings and Sichuan Specialties

A new Chinese restaurant is opening soon in the former home of Grand Sichuan at 307 Amsterdam Avenue near 74th Street. The awning … Read the rest of this entry >>

Openings & Closings: Demitasse, Recolte, Big Bang Burger, Drybar, La Sirene

A new cafe, a new bakery and burgers are on the menu of Upper West Side openings. Who could ask for … Read the rest of this entry >>

Openings And Closings: Face Values & Beyond, Starbucks, The Groomery, HeyDay, Da Capo, Trader Joe’s Update

The old Food Emporium space is finally filled, and new cafes have opened on the Upper West … Read the rest of this entry >>

Openings And Closings: West Side Comedy Club, Warby Parker, Cibo E Vino, Giggle

A new comedy club and a fast-growing eyeglass chain are opening on the Upper West Side, as a children's store closes its d … Read the rest of this entry >>

Openings And Closings: Momofuku Noodle Bar, Riviera Maya, Amsterdam Tavern, JG Melon, Books Of Wonder

A long-awaited Mexican restaurant has opened, and noodles and British food are coming. But a bar that had been around for nine yea … Read the rest of this entry >>

BOURBON STREET’S REPLACEMENT AND A NEW THAI SPOT UNVEILED AT LIQUOR LICENSE HEARING

“You have to earn the four a.m. hour in this neighborhood,” Michele Parker half-jokingly told Robert Gelardi, the owner of 407 S … Read the rest of this entry >>

JACOB’S PICKLES REOPENING, AND PLANNING NEW DUMPLING RESTAURANT

Popular Southern-style restaurant Jacob's Pickles will reopen at 509 Amsterdam Avenue between 84th and 85th Street for d … Read the rest of this entry >>

OPENINGS UPDATES: JG MELON, H-MART, BOOKS OF WONDER, DA CAPO

We've got some additional info on some upcoming UWS open … Read the rest of this entry >>

OPENINGS & CLOSINGS: OLDE GOOD THINGS, GUACAMOLE, JOHNNY WAS, FLOGA, MORE

An antiques shop is coming back and there's lots of other news about local openings and clos … Read the rest of this entry >>

A FIRST LOOK AT THE NEW GINA LA FORNARINA/GINA MEXICANA

Gina La Fornarina and Gina Mexicana have opened a new shared space at 2020 Broadway (at 69th Street), offering both Italian and Mexican … Read the rest of this entry >>

NEW UWS TRADER JOE’S DELAYS OPENING

The Trader Joe's opening at 93rd Street and Columbus Avenue, originally expected to open this year, is now exp … Read the rest of this entry >>

OPENINGS & CLOSINGS: HEX & CO., SPUNTINO BAR, FLOATING MOUNTAIN, RECOLTE, 16 HANDLES

A "board game cafe," wine bar, and new bakery are coming to the Upper West Side, along with some frozen tr … Read the rest of this entry >>

NEW SHAKE SHACK WITH BOOZE TO OPEN THIS WEEK

A new Shake Shack is set to open near Columbia University, and just in time for students to get their burger -- and beer -- fix before classes s … Read the rest of this entry >>

OPENINGS & CLOSINGS: SUPER TACOS, TURKUAZ, HEYDAY, SAJE, ROYAL SOUL FOOD, TAIJI BODYWORK

A new taco spot is here, but a well-loved Turkish restaurant has cl … Read the rest of this entry >>

OPENINGS & CLOSINGS: IZAKAYA IDA, ANTHI’S GREEK FOOD, NEW STARBUCKS, COHEN’S OPTICAL

A new Japanese restaurant just opened, but a delicious Greek shop has cl … Read the rest of this entry >>

OPENINGS & CLOSINGS: SPIGA TO GO, WEST SIDE NOODLE CO., NOI DUE CARNE, GINA MEXICANA, AMAZE 82 AND MORE

New Italian and Mexican food is coming to the Upper West Side, and two unique Kosher spots have op … Read the rest of this entry >>

NEW RESTAURANTS, AND THE CIRCUS, WIN APPROVAL FOR LIQUOR LICENSES

New restaurants are on their way to the Upper West Side and the circus is coming back. Community Board 7 accepted, postponed, and denied several … Read the rest of this entry >>

OPENINGS & CLOSINGS: HARMON FACE VALUES, WEST SIDE LAUNDRY, GRAND SICHUAN, SUBWAY, DOUGHNUT CAFE

We're getting a little dirtier but more beautiful too. Another laundromat shut its doors, but we're about to get stocked with beauty supp … Read the rest of this entry >>

DELICIOUS DETAILS ABOUT THE UPPER WEST SIDE’S NEW DIM SUM EMPORIUM, INCLUDING THE OPENING DATE

Jing Fong, a famous dim sum restaurant in Chinatown, is expanding to the Upper West Side, moving into the former home of Planet Sus … Read the rest of this entry >>

OPENINGS & CLOSINGS: DARK BULLET SAKE & OYSTER BAR, JACK’S STIR BREW, OSTERIA 106, SWEETGREEN, HEYDAY

Oysters are on their way, as well as new coffee and Italian … Read the rest of this entry >>

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