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Lucky Pickle Dumpling Co

Posted by on Apr 24, 2018 in Food & Drink

The long-anticipated Lucky Pickle Dumpling Co has finally opened! Jacob Hadjigeorgis, from Jacob’s Pickle and Maison Pickle, has expanded his Upper West Side restaurant empire with this small new spot at 513 Amsterdam Avenue (between 85th and 86th Streets, right next to E’s Bar and two doors down from Jacob’s Pickles).

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New Trader Joe’s on the Upper West Side

Posted by on Apr 24, 2018 in Food & Drink

The new Trader Joe’s on the Upper West Side is scheduled to open on May 4th (thanks to fan Christina Danielle for the tip)!  It will be located on the ground level of a 30 story condominium at 670 Columbus Avenue (93rd Street). The building’s alternate address is 100 West 93rd Street (may be a more recognizable one for your Upper West Side real estate buffs).

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Drink at The Abbey Pub and McAleer’s Before They Close

Posted by on Apr 24, 2018 in Food & Drink

It was recently announced that both the Abbey Pub and McAleer’s Pub will soon be closing. I have frequented both of these bars more times than I can count, so I am very sad to write this.

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Outdoor Adventures on the UWS

Posted by in Events, Parks

There are many ways to explore and appreciate nature on the UWS. From hiking through Central Park’s lush trails to paddling your way up the Hudson River, there are plenty of summer activities to keep you busy! Read on for some suggestions.

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Win A $150 Gift Card to Nougatine!

Posted by on Apr 23, 2018 in Food & Drink

Sign up for our newsletter for a chance to win a $150 gift card to Nougatine (located at 1 Central Park West)! Current subscribers are welcome to enter … just complete the form below!

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Restaurants with Kids Menus on the Upper West Side

Posted by in Food & Drink

We have a ton of kid-friendly restaurants, but here we’re focusing specifically on restaurants with kids menus on the Upper West Side.  Kids menus make the decision process easier while saving you hardworking adults some coin.

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Car Free Central Park

Posted by on Apr 20, 2018 in Parks

A car free Central Park will become a reality starting in June.  After previously banning cars from roads above 72nd Street in 2015, the mayor has just announced they will be banned south of 72nd Street as well.

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Best Jazz Brunch in NYC

Posted by on Apr 20, 2018 in Food & Drink, Sponsored

Tartina, located at 1034 Amsterdam Ave (corner of 111th) is an authentic Italian restaurant featuring outstanding cocktails, fresh and seasonal dishes, a warm and friendly environment, and now… the best jazz brunch in NYC!

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Colonial Morningside Gastropub Seeks Investors

Posted by on Apr 19, 2018 in Food & Drink

An upcoming Morningside Heights gastropub is currently seeking investors. Don’t Tread on Me: American Gastropub will be a colonial themed pub. They’ll be serving regional wines and spirits, traditional dishes and classic beverages. The founders of the UWS restaurant want it to serve as a “Public House” … to be a meeting ground for the Morningside Heights community.

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Lilly’s Cocktail and Wine Bar

Posted by on Apr 19, 2018 in Food & Drink

Lilly’s Cocktail and Wine Bar has opened at 50 West 72nd Street, which was formerly occupied by Riposo 72.  The new spot is from the owners of Lilly’s Craft and Kitchen in Hell’s Kitchen.

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