FASHION PLATE PRIX FIXE: Upper West Side Dining Deals & Discounts For Fashion Week (9/5 – 9/12)

Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week is back on the Upper West Side at Lincoln Center, running through 9/12. The celebrate, the Lincoln Square Business Improvement District has once again organized their popular Fashion Plate Prix Fixe. 28 restaurants located between Columbus Circle and West 72nd Street Street are participating with a variety of dining discounts for their [...]

Upper West Side Openings & Relocations: Jalapeno, Emerald Inn, Tasti D-Lite (Minus The Promised Planet Smoothie…)

Wrote back in February about a reliable source telling me that Upper West Side Mexican restaurant Jalapeno is slated to move into the former Lansky’s Old World Deli space at 235 Columbus (Lanksy’s unexpectedly closed near the end of February). The move is now confirmed, as Jalapeno recently applied to Community Board 7 for a [...]

Upper West Side Openings, Closings & Relocations: Jalapeno, Lansky’s, Aldo, Coach

Posted on Tuesday that Lansky’s Old World Deli had closed after six years on the Upper West Side at 235 Columbus (between 70th & 71st). Early rumors about the future of the space indicate that UWS Mexican restaurant Jalapeno will relocate there from its current home two blocks south at 185 Columbus (between 68th & [...]

Upper West Side Closings: Lansky’s Old World Deli

Lansky’s Old World Deli (235 Columbus, between 70th & 71st) has gone out of business. The sign above is posted on the door of the now vacant space. Regular readers may recall that Lanksy’s was the site of a robbery and some major vandalism last fall. Anti-Semitic slurs were written on the restaurant’s walls and [...]

FASHION PLATE PRIX FIXE: Upper West Side Dining Deals & Discounts For Fashion Week (2/7 – 2/14)

Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week is returning to the Upper West Side tomorrow, running through 2/14. The celebrate, the Lincoln Square Business Improvement District is once again organizing their popular “Fashion Plate Prix Fixe.” 28 restaurants located between Columbus Circle and West 70th Street are participating with a variety of dining discounts for their own mini Restaurant [...]

“Fashion Plate Prix Fixe”: Upper West Side Dining Deals & Discounts For Fashion Week

Mentioned yesterday that tonight is the annual “Fashion’s Night Out” event that marks the beginning of Fashion Week in New York. To celebrate, the Lincoln Square Business Improvement District has once again organized “Fashion Place Prix Fixe.” Two dozen restaurants located in and around Lincoln Center (where Fashion Week is taking place) are participating with [...]

“Fashion Plate Prix Fixe”: Upper West Side Dining Deals & Discounts For Fashion Week Start Tomorrow

Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week is returning to the Upper West Side tomorrow, running through 2/16. The celebrate, the Lincoln Center Business Improvement District is once again organizing “Fashion Plate Prix Fixe.” Just like last fall, 25 restaurants located in and around Lincoln Center are participating with a variety of dining discounts.

Upper West Side Week In Review: 10/17 – 10/23/11

A round-up of some of the most popular posts from the past week: Mystery Pervert Enters UWS Dorm Room;  Stroking Student’s Hair Fall Spa Week Extended At Two UWS Spas & Dozens More Throughout NYC Upper West Side “420 Bar” Seized By City Marshal, Likely Closed For Good Casual UWS Meet For Upper West Siders [...]

Upper West Side Openings & Closings: Blockheads, Loi, 420 Bar

The Blockheads Burritos slated for 635 Amsterdam is getting closer to opening. MUW reader Kevin sent in this photo earlier today along with the following note: “Signs are up. Paper down from windows. Looks like it could open soon. $4 frozen margaritas!” The burrito chain had been targeting an October opening, so it looks like [...]

UWS Restauranteur Files Bankruptcy Protection For Bombolino & Jalapeno; Also Owns Lansky’s

Hard not to see this coming… Upper West Side restauranteur David Ruggerio, whose restaurant Sushi A-Go-Go was seized by the state last month for non-payment of taxes, has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection for two of his other neighborhood restaurants: Bomboloni and Jalapeno. Of note, Ruggerio is also the owner of Lansky’s Old World [...]