Jerry Seinfeld, Zabar’s and Barney Greengrass All Show up in New UWS-Themed Vampire Weekend Video

The band Vampire Weekend briefly stopped traffic at Zabar's earlier this year to film a music video. Now the fruits of those l … 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 >>

Photo of the Day: Stocking Up To Break the Fast

Five minutes before Zabar's opened on Tuesday morning, the line was already stretching down the block. Yom Kippur starts Tuesday evening … Read the rest of this entry >>

Cynthia Nixon’s Order at Zabar’s is the Talk of the Town; Cinnamon Raisin with What?!?

Cynthia Nixon is hoping New Yorkers are looking for someone with new ideas to come in and change the corruption and stagnation in Albany. Bu … Read the rest of this entry >>

MORNING BULLETIN: DESEGREGATING UWS SCHOOLS, BILLIE HOLIDAY’S LAST HOME IS SOLD

July 17, 2017 Weather: Partly cloudy, with a high of 84 deg … Read the rest of this entry >>

LAWYER FOR ZABAR’S SHOOTER SAYS HE SAFELY STASHED GUN

The lawyer for Louis Leston Anderson, who police say fired a 9mm handgun while waiting in line at Zabar's on Tuesday morning, said his clien … Read the rest of this entry >>

MAN ACCIDENTALLY SHOOTS HIMSELF AT ZABAR’S (UPDATE)

A shooting at Zabar's caused police to close off the area around the store at 80th street and Broadway on Tuesday morn … Read the rest of this entry >>

HAROLD HOROWYTZ, ONE OF THE WORLD’S GREAT DELI MEN, PASSES AWAY

Harold Horowytz, who ran Zabar's deli counter for decades, died last month at the age of 87. Horowytz, whose family ran a gr … Read the rest of this entry >>

ZABAR’S LAST JEWISH LOX-SLICER APPRECIATES SALMON’S SENSUAL SIDE

Len Berk, an 84-year-old certified public accountant, fell in love with lox-slicing late in life and is now the last Jewish lox-slicer working at Zaba … Read the rest of this entry >>

80 YEARS LATER, THERE’S STILL NO CHAZEREI AT ZABAR’S

By Krista Carter Zabar's celebrates its 80th year on the Upper West Side this year, and the store and its leaders show no signs of slowing … Read the rest of this entry >>

WEEKLY NEWS BULLETIN: AWFUL SCHOOL ACCIDENT, A REVIVED BOULEVARD, OLD STORES REMEMBERED

Sad news about a local school, a real estate revival, and tales of the decline of mom and pop shops are in this week's bull … Read the rest of this entry >>

MORNING BULLETIN: A DISTURBING DISCOVERY IN CENTRAL PARK, PAPASITO DENIED LICENSE

October 15, 2012 Weather: Rain, High of 70 Deg … Read the rest of this entry >>

WHY DOES ZABAR’S GARLIC COME FROM CHINA?

Upper West Sider Steven Weisz was shopping at Zabar's the other day when he looked down at the bottom of a sign for garlic: it said "Product of China." He wrote to us: "Can you believe that … Read the rest of this entry >>

UPPER WEST SIDE ESSENTIAL EATS: ZABAR’S

By Tracy Kaler As I walk South on Broadway, I always know how many blocks I have left until I reach Zabar’s without ever looking at a street sign. I see the crowds of pedestrians ahead, the commotion and energy [&hel … Read the rest of this entry >>

NINE YEARS AGO TODAY, THE LIGHTS WENT OUT AND ZABAR’S FED THE UPPER WEST SIDE

Nine years ago today, the entire Northeast was cast into darkness because of a massive blackout. For some people it was frustrating, but most of the stories I’ve heard since then have been happy. The video below by Upper West [&hel … Read the rest of this entry >>

FOOD FIGHT IN AISLE 4! NEW MARKET OWNER SAYS “PEOPLE ARE TIRED OF GOING TO ZABAR’S”

By Laura Weiss Just-opened Upper West Side food specialty shop Gastronomie 491 owner Nicole Ahronee says, “People are tired of going to Zabar’s,” and that they’re eager for an alternative to the 70-plus-year old food emporium. Gastronomie 491, an upscale [&hel … Read the rest of this entry >>

MORNING BULLETIN: CRIME JUMPS IN 24TH PRECINCT, CENTRAL PARK SEX ASSAULT

February 22, 2012 Weather: Partly Cloudy, High of 55 Deg … Read the rest of this entry >>

WHAT’S A ZABSTER? ZABAR’S CHOOSES ODD NEW NAME FOR ITS LOBSTERLESS LOBSTER SALAD

Zabar’s finally landed on a new name for the Lobster Salad that wasn’t. As we reported a few weeks ago, Zabar’s was selling a seafood salad made with crayfish as “lobster salad”, charging more than $15 a pound. A columnist [&hel … Read the rest of this entry >>

SAUL ZABAR FEELS BAD; VOTE HERE TO RENAME HIS “LOBSTER SALAD”

The story we wrote about Zabar’s and its faux-lobster salad has now become an international sensation, with articles appearing in the Jerusalem Post and London’s Daily Mail. Clearly the world is looking for something to laugh about as stock markets [&hel … Read the rest of this entry >>

MORNING BULLETIN: ZABAR’S STORY IGNITES A FIRESTORM, ALEC BALDWIN FIGHTS BACK AGAINST CLAIMS OF ELITISM

August 12, 2011 Weather: Sunny, High of 85 Deg … Read the rest of this entry >>

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