IMPORTANT: Health Department Warns Of Possible Hepatitis A Exposure At 97th Street Westside Market

Well here’s some disconcerting news to start the weekend: Customers who purchased pre-cut fruit from the Westside Market at 2589 Broadway (between 97th & 98th) between 8/9 & 8/22 are urged to get a hepatitis A vaccination as a precaution due to possible contamination from an infected worker. Below is the full press release from [...]

UWS Openings & Closings: Piccolo Cafe, Strawberry, Fratelli la Bufala, Westside Market

Looks like the UWS is getting a new cafe. Piccolo Cafe (313 Amsterdam, between 74th & 75th) is on the verge of opening.

UWS Reopenings & Closings: Freddie & Pepper’s, Charm Thai, Westside Market

Just a couple of quick follow-up notes tonight on some previously mentioned news:

New UWS Westside Market Has “Official” Grand Opening Tomorrow

UPDATE 5/2: Thanks to @JamieLee74 for the photo — she reports that while the samples and demos ended at 1:00 pm, there are continued shopping deals throughout the day, as well as free coffee. The new Westside Market at 2589 Broadway (between 97th & 98th) opened their doors on March 29th. Tomorrow afternoon, Wednesday 5/2, [...]

UWS Openings, Closings & Rumors: Westside Market, Associated Supermarket, Michaels, RedFarm

Mentioned last week the long-awaited new Westside Market at 2589 Broadway (between 97th & 98th) was slated to open on either 3/28 or 3/29. Looks like it was the latter, as @redr239 wrote in on Thursday evening to say “Westside Market is open and jumping.” Frequent tipster Jim e-mailed the next day and added that [...]

UWS Openings & Closings: Westside Market, Associated Supermarket

It appears as though the long wait for the new Westside Market at 2589 Broadway (between 97th & 98th) is almost over. Word is they’ll be opening on Wednesday (3/28).

Upper West Side Openings: 16 Handles, Westside Market

Two quick updates on impending openings in the neighborhood, courtesy of Laura Weiss (@Foodandthings):

Upper West Side Openings: Westside Market, Slightly Oliver

Posted in December (here & here) that the Subway Sandwich shop at 2595 Broadway (between 97th & 98th) closed rather suddenly with no explanation. Looks like they were bought out by the Westside Market slated to open next door at 2589 Broadway.

Upper West Side Openings, Closings & Rumors: Serafine, Geisha, RedFarm, Westside Market

The Serafina that’s moving into the old West Branch space at 2178 Broadway (at 77th) looks to be coming along nicely. Actually, it’s supposed to be a Serafina/Geisha combo. Still no word of an opening date, but MUW reader @jmagNYC sent in this “spy” shot of sorts. Perhaps more interestingly, that same 2178 Broadway space [...]