Want amazing Italian food on the Upper West Side? Piccolo Cafe is a cozy restaurant that transports its guests right to the heart of Italy. The food served here is authentic and tastes like it just came out of your nonna’s kitchen. Discover one of the Upper West Side’s best kept secrets and find out what makes this Italian joint such a special treat by reading below. Read More
Let me just start out by saying that New York City has it all. That we can agree on. But when it comes down to neighborhoods, the Upper West Side (UWS) really has the edge over its neighbor across Central Park, and for a variety of reasons. I’ll just cover a few of the most important ones here. Read More
The TurnStyle in Columbus Circle is a new project that aims to revolutionize what we’ve come to expect of the traditional subway commute by creating a unique underground retail center that’s fun and easy to navigate. We’ve compiled a quick list that will guide you to the very best this innovative space has to offer. Read below to take a look at the eateries and shops worth checking out on your way home from work. Read More
French caramelized apple pie, pistachio éclairs, and fresh plum tarts…are you drooling yet? You can find these fine creations at Margot Patisserie – the Upper West Side’s favorite bakery café. Indulge in cakes, tarts and pastries or stop in for a scrumptious lunch or dinner. Whichever you choose, dining at Margot Patisserie will feel and taste like a little slice of French heaven. With Thanksgiving and Christmas right around the corner, make Margot Patisserie your go-to choice for holiday desserts! Read More
Being a Texas native, one of my favorite things about NYC is the change in seasons. I think the shift from summer to fall is the most beautiful of all – and it’s about darn near impossible to drag me indoors during those several perfect weathered weeks. So, why cram yourselves into tiny restaurant after tiny restaurant during great weather days, when all the while the most perfect real estate is curbside? Here’s 5 places you can sit outside and enjoy some good eats – this fall you just might have your cake and eat it too! Read More
It’s crazy to think Fall is pretty much officially here (even if it still hits 90 degrees a few more times). Leaves are falling a bit more than before, all the schools are back in session, wardrobes are shifting… and the pumpkin spice latte has made it’s debut!
I’ve looked around, and the Upper West Side has a bit to boast during the new season: a new bar, (one of the highest rated) pumpkin spice lattes, festivals, fall desserts, and more! Here’s a little roundup of a few outings to get you happily launched into the new season. Read More