Upper West Side Openings & Closings: Rose Deli, Town Shop, Legend 72, Corvo Bianco

MUW reader David reports that Rose Deli (104 W. 96th, between Amsterdam & Columbus) is closing. Not sure on the exact timing of the closing, but David notes that everything in the store is now 50% off. Elsewhere…

UWS RESTAURANT NEWS: Celebrity Chef Elizabeth Falkner Signs On At Long Awaited Corvo Bianco

Kinda big Upper West Side restaurant news on this dreary Tuesday: Celebrity chef Elizabeth Falker has been hired to run the kitchen at Corvo Bianco (446 Columbus, between 81st & 82nd). The Italian restaurant has been in the works for almost a year and is now slated to open in July, two years after former [...]

UWS Openings & Closings: Grill 212, Machiavelli, Zen Palate, Corvo Bianco

Posted all the way back in February that a kosher/Middle-Eastern restaurant called Grill 212 was opening at 212 W. 80th (between Broadway & Amsterdam). It took a little longer than expected, but they finally opened for business last Thursday.

UWS Openings & Closings: Hot & Crusty, Wok City, Betsey Johnson, Corvo Bianco

The Hot & Crusty at 2720 Broadway (104th/105th) seems to have closed suddenly. This doesn’t appear to be a health department closing, as there’s no DOH signage and the “Business is closed” sign is different than the usual “closed for renovations” signage typical in DOH closings.