2014 NYC Winter Restaurant Week Reservations Now Open — More Than Two Dozen UWS Options

It’s that time of year again… Winter Restaurant Week is just around the corner (February 17 – March 7), and once again there are plenty of  Upper West Side options for you to sample the goods at.

Free Tickets Available For Upper West Side Advance Screening Of “Labor Day” On Tuesday 1/28

UPDATE 5:00 pm: All the passes have been claimed. Apologies if you weren’t able to secure a pair. I’ll post an update if I get any more. If you’re free on Tuesday, January 28th, I just got hooked up with 50 pairs of free passes to an UWS advance screening of Labor Day. The film stars [...]

FASHION PLATE PRIX FIXE: Upper West Side Dining Deals & Discounts For Fashion Week (9/5 – 9/12)

Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week is back on the Upper West Side at Lincoln Center, running through 9/12. The celebrate, the Lincoln Square Business Improvement District has once again organized their popular Fashion Plate Prix Fixe. 28 restaurants located between Columbus Circle and West 72nd Street Street are participating with a variety of dining discounts for their [...]

2013 NYC Summer Restaurant Week Starts Today; More Than Two Dozen UWS Options

Wrote a couple of weeks ago that reservations were being accepted for 2013 Summer Restaurant Week. Just a quick reminder that the actual eating begins today.

The OTHER Restaurant Week: French Restaurant Week Running Now Through 7/14

Posted this morning about the upcoming NYC Summer Restaurant Week that begins next Monday. If you’re looking for some dining deals before then, you might be interested in the other Restaurant Week — French Restaurant Week runs from today through Sunday (7/8 – 7/14). Nearly 40 restaurants throughout NYC are participating by offering $17.89 specials [...]

2013 NYC Summer Restaurant Week Reservations Now Open — More Than Two Dozen UWS Options

It’s that time of year again… Summer Restaurant Week is just around the corner (July 22 – August 16), and once again there are plenty of  Upper West Side options for you to sample the goods at.

Upper West Side Openings & Closings: RadioShack, Aldo

It’s been almost seven months since the Verizon Wireless store at 2268 Broadway (81st/82nd) closed and relocated one block south to the former home of H&H Bagels. Looks like RadioShack is taking over the space.

SATURDAY 4/20: Free Mimosas & 20% Off At Upper West Side Brooklyn Industries

Got a note from the folks at clothing retailer Brooklyn Industries about a shopping event tomorrow afternoon (Saturday, 4/20) that might be of interest: They’re launching their Summer 2013 collection with free mimosas and a 20% discount of one full-priced item.

$10 Discount For MyUpperWest Readers From Zypsee (Car Service App For iPhone & Android)

Wrote back in January about Zypsee, a mobile app providing on-demand access to livery and black cars at near-taxi rates that is doing a beta launch on the Upper West Side. I’ve become friendly with the company’s founders in the time since that initial post and I’m happy to report they’re now offering a $10 [...]

Soon-To-Close Upper West Side Food Emporium Liquidating Inventory; Entire Store 10%-50% Off

Mentioned last week that the Food Emporium at 2008 Broadway (corner of 68th) is closing. They’ve since begun a liquidation sale of their remaining inventory, knocking 10% – 50% off the price of just about everything (alcohol, tobacco, and a few other items excluded). Store hours have also been shortened — they’re now 7:00 am [...]