Upper West Side Openings, Re-Openings & Temporary Closings: Brooks Brothers, Bellini, Papasito, Amsterdam Diner

The new Brooks Brothers (2381 Broadway, between 87th & 88th), first mentioned back in November, officially opened last week. They were aiming to be open by February and their signage had said “Spring 2012,” so if you split the difference it appears they were able to meet their goals.

Upper West Side Openings: 4/20/11

G-Free NYC, the gluten-free specialist mentioned here last month officially opened their store on 85th between Columbus & Central Park West today. It should be a nice addition to the neighborhood for those who require (or choose) gluten-free diets. David K. wrote in to say that a new Pricewise discount drugstore has opened on Broadway, [...]

Upper West Side Transformation

Above, Neighborhoodr snaps a photo of a new spot on the Upper West Side… the diner on Amsterdam between 81st and 82nd that used to be EJ’s Luncheonette has a new identity.  According to signage, the eatery is now the appropriately-named Amsterdam Diner.  No word on whether the new restaurant is simply an update to [...]