Coppola’s Closing, Being Replaced By New Restaurant

Coppola’s will soon be closing the 79th Street restaurant it’s been operating since 1988 (“Coppola’s West”), and the owner of a new Italian eatery — Paisani — will be taking over the space. Advertisement “Basically, it was a really hard battle during Covid,” manager Sam Kasar told ILTUWS. “We tried to stay afloat. Unfortunately, we got to the point where we had to make a decision. The owner decided that it’s no longer a viable option.” When asked if other factors led to Coppola’s forthcoming closure, Kasar reinforced that “Covid was the big one.” They also ran into … Continue reading Coppola’s Closing, Being Replaced By New Restaurant