2014 NYC Winter Restaurant Week Reservations Now Open — More Than Two Dozen UWS Options

It’s that time of year again… Winter Restaurant Week is just around the corner (February 17 – March 7), and once again there are plenty of  Upper West Side options for you to sample the goods at.

2013 NYC Summer Restaurant Week Starts Today; More Than Two Dozen UWS Options

Wrote a couple of weeks ago that reservations were being accepted for 2013 Summer Restaurant Week. Just a quick reminder that the actual eating begins today.

2013 NYC Summer Restaurant Week Reservations Now Open — More Than Two Dozen UWS Options

It’s that time of year again… Summer Restaurant Week is just around the corner (July 22 – August 16), and once again there are plenty of  Upper West Side options for you to sample the goods at.

Final Days Of Winter Restaurant Week — Still Time For Discounted Eats At 2-Dozen Plus UWS Spots

If you’ve been meaning to check out any of the more than two dozen Upper West Side restaurants participating in Winter Restaurant Week, now is the time. The bi-annual event offering discounted eats at well known restaurants enters its final week today, with the deals ending on Friday (2/8). Here’s the complete list of participating [...]

2013 NYC Winter Restaurant Week Starts Today; More Than Two Dozen UWS Options

Mentioned last Monday that reservations were being taken for 2013 Winter Restaurant Week. Just a quick reminder that the actual eating begins today.

2013 NYC Winter Restaurant Week Reservations Now Open — More Than Two Dozen UWS Options

It’s that time of year again… Winter Restaurant Week is just around the corner (January 14 – February 8th), and once again there are plenty of  Upper West Side options for you to sample the goods at. Unless otherwise noted, the restaurants listed below are offering their Restaurant Week menus for both lunch ($25) and [...]

UWS Filming Location Update: West 84th Becoming Mini-Hollywood For “Person Of Interest” Tonight

Posted this morning that hit CBS crime-drama Person Of Interest was filming in the neighborhood today. I thought it would be during the day, but it looks like it’s going to be an evening shoot — I was just on West 84th and it’s a little slice of Hollywood.

Q & A With Tom Valenti, Chef/Owner Of UWS Ouest

My friends Robin and Nick run a great website called Find. Eat. Drink. It’s an “insider’s” guide to food and drink that’s based on recommendations from people within the culinary world, including top restauranteurs and noted chefs, sommeliers, mixologists and food artisans. They recently ran a feature on Tom Valenti — chef/owner of Upper West [...]

Upper West Side Mother’s Day Dining Options

It’s Thursday morning and Mother’s day is 72 hours away — have you made your brunch or dinner reservations yet? OpenTable has a rundown of some Upper West Side restaurants with Mother’s Day specials. As I’ve mentioned in the past with these OpenTable lists, it’s far from complete. But to be honest, if you don’t [...]

NYT Readers List Their Top Three Upper West Side Restaurants

Interesting discussion going on at the The Times’ Diner’s Journal blog. Last week Sam Sifton reviewed Upper West Side newcomer Graffit. In a follow-up post on Diner’s Journal, he asked readers to list their top three Upper West Side restaurants (he defined UWS at 60th to 96th, west of Central Park). At the time of [...]