Looking for ice cream on the Upper West Side? Here, the simple ice cream cone is taken to another level with dreamlike combinations and innovative toppings hard to find anywhere else. Get the scoop by reading below and find out which are the best ice cream shops of the neighborhood. Head outside and combat the heat by enjoying summer’s sweetest treat! 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
As spring and summer time are rapidly approaching we are excited to announce the mouthwatering 9th annual New Taste of the Upper West Side, which will start Friday, June 3rd and end Saturday, June 4th. This two night food extravaganza showcases the finest in Upper West Side dining and will be a sneak peek for future culinary hits with restaurants that have not opened yet. We take great pride in an event that highlights our favorite New York neighborhood especially with celebrity chefs and restaurant heavyweights making an appearance at this year’s New Taste of the Upper West Side. 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