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.

UWS Openings & Closings: Monaco, Whiskey & Beer Bar From Tangled Vine Owners, Oren’s Daily Roast

Wrote back in April that Italian/Mediterranean restaurant Monaco had suddenly closed for “renovations” (421 Amsterdam, at 80th). After a few weeks it felt likely that the “temporary” closing was permanent, and now it’s official. As you can see in the photo above, the awning and signage have been removed. Bad news if you were a [...]

Upper West Side Openings & Closings: Birch Coffee, Maria Bonita Mexican Restaurant & Steakhouse

It took a little while longer than expected, but the long awaited Upper West Side outpost of Birch Coffee finally opened this past week at 750 Columbus (at 96th). The store opened with a soft launch on Tuesday, featuring a full coffee and pastry menu. I believe beer offerings went live today (six taps, two [...]

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.

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.

Acclaimed Chef (And Upper West Sider) Bill Telepan Dishes On His Favorite Neighborhood Food Spots

Serious Eats regularly posts neighborhood dining guides based on the favorite spots of well-known/respected food and restaurant biz types from around NYC. Previous UWS guides include Chef Michael White (James Beard Award recipient and top restaurateur,) and Mandy Oser (owner of popular Hell’s Kitchen wine bar Ardesia and former Business Manager and Head of Strategic Partnerships [...]

West 81st Street Starbucks Closed (And Reopened) By Health Department

So this actually happened last Friday, but between the horrifying nanny stabbing news and the arrival of Sandy, I never got around to posting it. Seems kind of trivial at the moment, but I know some people place a lot of importance on DOH closings: The Starbucks at 2252 Broadway (corner of 81st) recently joined [...]