It’s becoming harder to get your sugar fix on the Upper West Side these days. Yesterday came word that Choco Bolo (temporarily) closed. Now it looks like the UWS Grom Gelato is no more (2165 Broadway, btw. 76th/77th). MUW reader Kimberly snapped the photo above, showing the popular store closed for good yesterday.
The Village Voice recently put together a “10 Best Gelatos In New York” list and the UWS managed a single entry: Grom Gelato (2165 Broadway, btw. 76th/77th) came in at #9.
A round-up of Upper West Side news, deals, photos, real estate, and openings/closings from the past week:
A round-up of some of the most popular posts from the past week: Shuttered 420 Bar Faces Up To $80,000 In Fines Central Park Carriage Horse Drops Dead In The Middle Of The Street; “Vintage” Electric Cars Proposed To Replace Carriages UWS Home To Three Of NYC’s Top 10 Most Overrated Dishes, According To Zagat [...]
Let me preface this by saying that I’m a fan of Screme Gelato — in fact, I already said as much back in June. I’ve been to their store, I’ve been to their cart, and I’ve recommended them to people. That said… they’re now offering what has to be the worst Groupon I’ve ever seen. [...]
Good news if you’re a gelato lover — DNAinfo reports that Screme Gelato will soon be opening a new cart in Verdi Square (Broadway & 72nd). Per DNA:
Two Upper West Side deals for today: Screme Gelato, with locations at Broadway near 70th and 94th near Amsterdam, is offering two of their new gelato drinks for $5, discounted from $10. You can choose between the “Pure Passion,” which is vegan and blended from passion-fruit sorbet, or the “Scremo,” which is “an awakening mixture [...]