Van Leeuwen on the Upper West Side

Posted by on Jan 29, 2018 in Desserts and Bakeries, Food & Drink, Other

A new Van Leeuwen on the Upper West Side is expected to open this spring, according to a recent New York Post article. Based out of Brooklyn, Van Leeuwen is known for unique flavors made from natural ingredients (with vegan items on their menu). The ice cream shop will be located at 448 Amsterdam Ave.

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2 Dough Boyz at Turnstyle

Posted by on Jan 7, 2018 in Desserts and Bakeries, Food & Drink, Other

After enjoying one of the many great restaurants near Lincoln Center, head to 2 Dough Boyz at the Turnstyle at Columbus Circle for some edible cookie dough, with flavors inspired by and named after 90s hip-hop songs!

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Best Hot Chocolate on the Upper West Side

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It’s time to warm up and enjoy some warm drinks! Here is where you should go for the best hot chocolate on the Upper West Side.

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New Bakery on the Upper West Side – Recolte Bakery

Posted by on Oct 3, 2017 in Desserts and Bakeries, Food & Drink, Other

A new bakery on the Upper West Side, Recolte Bakery, opened in late September of 2017. Recolte Bakery is located at 300 Amsterdam Avenue (south west corner of 74th Street .. where Josie’s used to be). Their “pre-soft opening” was September 30th, 2017.

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NYC Summer Ice Cream Blizzard

Posted by on Jul 11, 2017 in Desserts and Bakeries, Events, Food & Drink, Other

Celebrate National Ice Cream Day at the Grand Bazaar NYC at 100 West 77th Street!

NYC Summer Ice Cream Blizzard will be happening on Sunday, July 16th from 10am-5:30pm.

Admission is free.  Get tickets here !

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New Levain Bakery Spot about to OPEN !

Posted by on Jun 27, 2017 in Desserts and Bakeries, Other

Levain Bakery will be slinging cookies from their new location at 351 Amsterdam Ave (between 76th and 77th) beginning Wednesday, June 28th!

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Piccolo Cafe – Best Italian Food on the Upper West Side!

Posted by on Mar 9, 2017 in Breakfast, Coffee and Tea, Desserts and Bakeries, Desserts and Bakeries, Food & Drink, Mediterranean, Other

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.

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9th Annual New Taste of the Upper West Side

Posted by on Mar 19, 2016 in Asian, Bars & Nightlife, Breakfast, Burgers, Desserts and Bakeries, Desserts and Bakeries, Events, Food & Drink, Gourmet Groceries, Healthy, Latin, Mediterranean, Other, Pizza, Seafood

Read about Taste of the Upper West Side 2018!

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 Upper West Side 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.

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New UWS Food

Posted by on Feb 17, 2016 in Asian, Desserts and Bakeries, Food & Drink, Mediterranean, Other, Pizza

Check out our ongoing list of new Upper West Side restaurants.

The Upper West Side was once thought to be on the sidelines of Manhattan’s trendsetting culinary scene. However, that notion has largely changed and more quality restaurants keep opening and adding an exciting atmosphere that have transformed the area into the latest hot spot for foodies around the city. The new restaurants focus on offering an authentic taste of diverse international cuisines and reflect the neighborhood’s worldly feel. Take a look and read our guide for the eateries below, they’re bound to make your mouth water!

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