SATURDAY 9/7: Central Park “Bagel Bark” — Free Coffee, Juice, Pastries & Bagels With Your Dog

Attention Upper West Side dog owners: Bagel Bark returns this weekend. Join other Central Park-area dog owners during off-leash hours on Saturday morning (7/6) for free coffee, juice, pastries, and bagels – all courtesy of Central Park Conservancy’s Central Park PAWS.

SATURDAY 7/6: Central Park “Bagel Bark” — Free Coffee, Juice, Pastries & Bagels With Your Dog

Attention Upper West Side dog owners: Bagel Bark returns this weekend. Join other Central Park-area dog owners during off-leash hours on Saturday morning (7/6) for free coffee, juice, pastries, and bagels – all courtesy of Central Park Conservancy’s Central Park PAWS.

SATURDAY 5/4: Central Park “Bagel Bark” — Free Coffee, Juice, Pastries & Bagels With Your Dog

Attention Upper West Side dog owners: Bagel Bark returns this weekend. Join other Central Park-area dog owners during off-leash hours on Saturday morning (5/4) for free coffee, juice, pastries, and bagels – all courtesy of Central Park Conservancy’s Central Park PAWS.

SATURDAY 4/6: Central Park “Bagel Bark” — Free Coffee, Juice, Pastries & Bagels With Your Dog

Attention Upper West Side dog owners: “Bagel Bark” is back. Join other Central Park-area dog owners during off-leash hours on Saturday morning (4/6) for free coffee, juice, pastries, and bagels (of course) – all courtesy of Central Park Conservancy’s Central Park PAWS.

Upper West Side 72nd Street Bagel Closed By Health Department

Another day, another DOH closing. Wrote yesterday that Cheesy Pizza (Broadway & 100th) was temporarily shuttered. Now comes word that 72nd Street Bagel (130 W. 72nd) is the latest UWS eatery to suffer the wrath of the health department. 72nd Street Bagel had previously earned an “A” during their last graded inspection in September 2012.

SATURDAY 3/2: Central Park “Bagel Bark” — Free Coffee, Juice, Pastries & Bagels With Your Dog

Attention Upper West Side dog owners: “Bagel Bark” is back. Join other Central Park-area dog owners during off-leash hours on Saturday morning (3/2) for free coffee, juice, pastries, and bagels (of course) – all courtesy of Central Park Conservancy’s Central Park PAWS.

SATURDAY 2/2: Central Park “Bagel Bark” — Free Coffee, Juice, Pastries & Bagels With Your Dog

Attention Upper West Side dog owners: “Bagel Bark” is back. Join other Central Park-area dog owners during off-leash hours on Saturday morning (2/2) for free coffee, juice, pastries, and bagels (of course) – all courtesy of Central Park Conservancy’s Central Park PAWS.

UWS Openings & Closings: Simit + Smith, Absolute Bagels, The Smith, Shake Shack Rumors

Simit + Smith set up shop at 124 W. 72nd (between Amsterdam & Columbus) earlier this month. I’m not sure where the “Smith” part comes from, but a simit is popular snack in the Mediterranean and Balkan region, particularly in Turkey. It’s NOT a bagel… but it kind of looks like one and it’s often [...]

Absolute Bagels (Finally) Reopens After Being Closed By Health Department Last Week

Good news if you’ve been unable to get your bagel fix the past few days. Absolute Bagels, which was shuttered by the health department last week, reopened today. The store, considered by many to have the best bagels on the Upper West Side, had been closed since Thursday, 1/17.

Upper West Side Absolute Bagels Temporarily Closed; Likely Shuttered By Health Department

UPDATE 1/23: Absolute Bagels (Finally) Reopens UPDATE 1/21: Confirmed — Absolute was closed by DOH. They racked up 73 violation points during an inspection on 1/17, prompting the closure. DOH updated their database over the weekend to confirm the closing was at their hands. Thanks also to MUW reader Harriet, who posted in the comments [...]