New Manhattan Valley Coffee Place

Posted by on Oct 19, 2017 in Coffee and Tea, Food & Drink

A new coffee joint has arrived in Manhattan Valley. Demitasse Coffee & Tea is open and located at 973 Columbus Avenue.

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Diners & Coffee Shops – Mike’s Picks

Posted by in Coffee and Tea, Diners, Food & Drink, Locals

I’m definitely a diner junkie.  But specifically for breakfast.  I find the best way to start my day is to have another human serve me.  And the endless coffee refills are really appreciated. While we’ve lost a lot of great spots like Big Nick’s and Popover Cafe, the Upper West Side is still a great diner destination.  Keep reading to find yourself some great Upper West Side diners.

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Da Capo – Espressos and Cocktails on the UWS

Posted by on Oct 4, 2017 in Bars & Nightlife, Coffee and Tea, Other

Now open at 322 Columbus Avenue.

Da Capo operate as an espresso bar by day, serving Italian espresso, specialty drinks plus pastries and paninnis.

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Best Hot Cider on the Upper West Side

Posted by in Coffee and Tea, Food & Drink, Other

Mmmm. There’s no better way to welcome the crisp fall weather than with a warm cup of some of the best hot cider on the Upper West Side. The state of New York is known for having the best apples in the nation and our delicious cider is proof of that. Read on to find out where are the best places to get fall’s most iconic beverage on the Upper West Side!

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Delicious Desserts on the Upper West Side

Posted by in Children, Coffee and Tea, Desserts and Bakeries, Food & Drink, Locals

Is there a more comforting word in the English language? Dessert is what you crave, and luckily there are some delicious desserts on the Upper West Side just waiting for your aggressive consumption. You always say you’ll just have a bite, then you finish the whole thing. It’s the sweet or savory end to a good day or a good meal, and the pick-me-up when your day or meal isn’t quite as good.

The Upper West Side is chockfull (no pun intended) of places to satisfy your dessert fix. But gone are the days where just going for a scoop of ice cream is doing it justice. I’ll concede up front, I’m a lover of rich desserts, and not everyone has the same palate. That being said, there are several options that hit the spot without emptying your wallet if you’re looking for some yummy desserts on the Upper West Side.

We gave ice cream shops their own article. 

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New Upper West Side Tea House: Floating Mountain

Posted by on Aug 22, 2017 in Coffee and Tea, Other

Floating Mountain, a new Upper West Side Tea House, has set up shop on the second floor at 239 West 72nd Street and will be open daily from 11am-9pm.

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