UWS Is Home To Three Of NYC’s Top Ten Most Overrated Dishes, According To Zagat

According to a recent post on Zagat.com, the Upper West Side is home to three of NYC’s “Top Ten Most Overrated Dishes.” Feel free to take a guess based on the photos above — I’ll wait…

Upper West Side Week In Review: 9/19 – 9/25/11

A round-up of some of the most popular posts from the past week: Massive UWS Water Main Break Turns CPW Into River & Snarls Subway Service Tickets On Sale For 49th Annual New York Film Festival At Lincoln Center UWS Becomes “Wild West” Side As Horse Gallops Wildly Through The Streets Dead Body Pulled From [...]

Upper West Side Openings: Ricky’s NYC, Milk Bar, Baked By Melissa

Looks like the former TD Ameritrade space at 2039 Broadway (at 70th) has found a new tenant. MUW reader Eric reports a Ricky’s is moving into the space. Information comes via a conversation he had with contruction workers that went like this: Eric: “Hey, what’s moving in here?” Construction guy: “Ricky’s.”

Upper West Side Milk Bar Opening Update: Crack Pie & Pork Buns Starting At 8 am On Saturday

The plywood is down. The signage is going up. T-Minus 38 hours & 25 minutes until Crack Pie and pork buns arrive on the Upper West Side. MUW reader Kevin (who has become a de facto staff photographer of sorts) noticed the plywood covering the Milk Bar storefront (561 Columbus, at 87th) has been removed [...]

New Upper West Side Momofuku Milk Bar Opening Delayed Until At Least This Weekend

Today was supposed to be the official opening of the new Upper West Side Milk Bar. Unfortunately, if you were hoping to pick up some Crack Pie on your way home from work you’re SOL — it looks like you’re going to have to wait until at least this weekend.

Upper West Side Openings, Closings & Rumors: Momofuku Milk Bar, Josephina, The Smith, Tumi

If last night’s news about a new Crumbs Bake Shop didn’t get your blood-sugar levels jumping for joy, perhaps this will: The rumored Upper West Side Momofuku Milk Bar opening mentioned last month is a rumor no more. In a matter of weeks you’ll be able to get all the Crack Pie (and other decadent [...]