The OTHER Restaurant Week: French Restaurant Week Running Now Through 7/14

Posted this morning about the upcoming NYC Summer Restaurant Week that begins next Monday. If you’re looking for some dining deals before then, you might be interested in the other Restaurant Week — French Restaurant Week runs from today through Sunday (7/8 – 7/14). Nearly 40 restaurants throughout NYC are participating by offering $17.89 specials [...]

NYT’s Sam Sifton Lists UWS Boulud Sud As One Of New York City’s Top 10 New Restaurants Of 2011

Boulud Sud, Chef Daniel Boulud’s latest restaurant, has been racking up near universal praise since it opened on the UWS at 20 West 64th last May. Now here’s some more: Sam Sifton of the New York Times recently listed it as #2 on his list 2011′s top ten new restaurants.

Upper West Side Deal Alert: Cheap Prix Fixe Dinner For Two Or Four At Alouette French Bistro

Alouette French Bistro (2588 Broadway, between 97th & 98th) is back with yet another deal. This time it’s a cheap prix fixe dinner for either two or four people:

Upper West Side Discounts: Cookies & French Food

Do you like cookies? Have you always wished you could have them delivered to your front door so you wouldn’t waste valuable cookie-eating time while shopping? If so, you might be interested in today’s deal from e.e. cookies, which I’m pretty sure has an Upper West Side connection but I can’t entirely figure out what [...]

50% Off At PicNic Market & Cafe

PicNic Market & Cafe (2665 Broadway, between 101st & 102nd) is offering a “$25 gets your $50″ deal through LivingSocial. Per the offering: Chef Jean Luc Kieffer uses organic, seasonal ingredients from Bradley Farms in New Paltz, NY, to make delicious and authentic Alsatian (French) cuisine. Dive into classics like choucroute (sauerkraut prepared with sausage [...]

Restaurant Week Profile: Picholine

It’s the second week of Winter 2011 Restaurant Week, the event that lets you try meals from some of the best and fanciest restaurants in town for a prix fixe price of $24.07 (lunch) and $35 (dinner).  To honor the occasion, we will profile a participating Upper West Side restaurant each day and its Restaurant [...]

Today’s Groupon: Half Off at PicNic Market & Cafe

Groupon, the community service that offers a daily deal that is usually unbeatable, is offering a great UWS restaurant discount today.  Once the deal is activated (after enough people sign up for today’s Groupon), purchasers can get 50% off at  PicNic Market & Cafe (Broadway between 101st and 102nd).  Sign up for the Groupon and [...]

Picholine Works Hard to Entice Diners with Plethora of New Options

After the high-end restaurant Picholine saw a series of dramatic events over the last few months, from a “payroll company error” leading to staff not getting paid in July to a string of pastry chefs to rumors of a maitre d’ and comptroller layoff to whispers of the restaurant seeking advertising, media outlets were beginning [...]

One-Day-Only Discounts on the Upper West Side

It’s time for some today-only offers on the Upper West Side. First, Groupon is a community service that offers a daily deal that is usually unbeatable.  The deal is activated when enough people sign up for the Groupon, allowing too-good-to-be-true discounts with the power of group buying.  Today’s Groupon for New York City gives you [...]