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 [...]

FREE UWS STUFF: Coupon For Free 16 Oz Cup Of “Featured Tea” At New Upper West Side Teavana

Mentioned on Tuesday that new Starbucks-owned specialty tea shop Teavana recently opened at 2261 Broadway (corner of 81st). If you’re looking for an excuse to check out the store, they’re offering a coupon through the end of March for one free 16 ounce cup if their “featured tea” — available either hot or iced.

FASHION PLATE PRIX FIXE: Upper West Side Dining Deals & Discounts For Fashion Week (2/7 – 2/14)

Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week is returning to the Upper West Side tomorrow, running through 2/14. The celebrate, the Lincoln Square Business Improvement District is once again organizing their popular “Fashion Plate Prix Fixe.” 28 restaurants located between Columbus Circle and West 70th Street are participating with a variety of dining discounts for their own mini Restaurant [...]

UWS DEAL ROUND-UP: Discounted Tapas, Sushi, Indian Food, Charcuterie, Eyeglasses, Self-Defense & Fitness Classes

Haven’t posted any Upper West Side group deals in a while. Was just browsing through Groupon and came across six discounts at various neighborhood businesses. All of these expire soon, so if you’re interested you should act fast:

LIQUIDATION SALE: UWS Blockbuster Video Closing; Entire DVD Inventory On Sale Starting Today

UPDATE 2/7: UWS RUMOR: Applebee’s Slated To Take Over Blockbuster Space UPDATE 2/6: I poked my head in the store earlier today and agree with Alexandra — the selection is actually pretty decent. I don’t usually buy DVDs, but I managed to snag copies of the original Star Wars and The Empire Strikes Back for [...]

Final Days Of Winter Restaurant Week — Still Time For Discounted Eats At 2-Dozen Plus UWS Spots

If you’ve been meaning to check out any of the more than two dozen Upper West Side restaurants participating in Winter Restaurant Week, now is the time. The bi-annual event offering discounted eats at well known restaurants enters its final week today, with the deals ending on Friday (2/8). Here’s the complete list of participating [...]

TUESDAY NIGHTS: UWS Village Pourhouse Offers Unlimited Beer + Karaoke Combo

Like beer? Like karaoke? Need copious amounts of the former so you have the courage to do the latter? If so, you’re in luck — the Upper West Side Village Pourhouse just launched a weekly event that features unlimited quantities of both. Every Tuesday (including tonight) is now “Kill-A-Keg & Karaoke Tuesday,” which is exactly [...]

Mobile App Zypsee Offers Affordable On-Demand Access To Livery & Black Cars — MyUpperWest Readers Eligible For Big Beta Launch Discounts

UPDATE 4/11: Zypsee service improvements + $10 off for new users I’ve written many times that the monthly “UWS Work From Home” meetings are a great place to meet interesting people, and last week was no exception. While there, I had an opportunity to speak with the co-founders of Zypsee, a startup company that provides [...]

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

Mentioned last Monday that reservations were being taken for 2013 Winter Restaurant Week. Just a quick reminder that the actual eating begins today.

Seamless Announces 2012 “Craved” Awards Winners; 20% Off Available At Five UWS Restaurants

Restaurant delivery specialist Seamless.com recently announced the results of their 2012 Craved Awards contest. Five Upper West Side restaurants were selected as winners and you can get 20% off your orders placed with them between now and Wednesday, 11/21.