FREE UWS STUFF: Coupon For Free 16 Oz Cup Of “Featured Tea” At New Upper West Side Teavana

Mentioned on Tuesday that new Starbucks-owned specialty tea shop Teavana recently opened at 2261 Broadway (corner of 81st). If you’re looking for an excuse to check out the store, they’re offering a coupon through the end of March for one free 16 ounce cup if their “featured tea” — available either hot or iced.

Upper West Side Openings & Closings: Teavana, Laytner’s Linen & Home

UPDATE 3/8: Coupon For Free 16 Oz Cup Of “Featured Tea” At New UWS Teavana Wrote back in January that Teavana, a specialty tea shop owned by Starbucks, was slated to open at 2261 Broadway (corner of 81st, in the former Vitamin Shoppe space). The store officially kicked off business over the weekend and, true [...]

UWS Openings & Closings: Teavana, Coach, Card-O-Mat, Alamo Drafthouse

UPDATE 3/5: Teavana is now open (and really does appear to be nirvana for tea drinkers). Wrote last night about a mystery “tea shop” that was slated to take over the former Vitamin Shoppe space at 2261 Broadway (corner of 81st). Amazing MUW readers Pam and Rebecca each managed to track down a Craigslist posting [...]

West 81st Street Starbucks Closed (And Reopened) By Health Department

So this actually happened last Friday, but between the horrifying nanny stabbing news and the arrival of Sandy, I never got around to posting it. Seems kind of trivial at the moment, but I know some people place a lot of importance on DOH closings: The Starbucks at 2252 Broadway (corner of 81st) recently joined [...]

UWS Openings: Five Lamps Tavern (With Beer Garden!), Starbucks

Mentioned back in March that a place called Five Lamps was opening at 2756 Broadway (between 105th & 106th), in the former Meridiana space. Signage announcing their impending arrival recently went up and a rep told me they’re very close to opening.

Upper West Side Openings & Reopenings: Gastronomie 491, Starbucks, Verizon Wireless, Unamed Children’s Clothing Concept, Abbey Pub, Hungarian Pastry Shop

I first mentioned Gastronomie 491 (491 Columbus, between 83rd & 84th) way back in September. At the time, word was they’d open “sometime in October.” As with many openings in the neighborhood, things moved a little slower than originally planned. However, the wait is now over — the gourmet market and cafe is opening for [...]

UWS Deal Alert: Buy One, Get One Half-Off Caffeine Special From Upper West Side (& NYC) Starbucks

Thanks to my coffee-addicted girlfriend for sending this in… Apparently Starbucks is having a caffeine special through Wednesday at all their locations, including the 18 or so that are located on the Upper West Side.

Free & Cheap Upper West Side Events: 11/20/11

Free and cheap events in the neighborhood on Sunday, November 20th, 2011…

Buy 1 Get 1 Free “Holiday Beverages” At Starbucks NOW To 5 pm (Continues Through Sunday)

It’s cold and wet outside — why not warm up with free coffee from Starbucks? From now through Sunday, Starbucks is offering a “buy 1, get 1 free” deal on their holiday beverages from 2:00 – 5:00 pm.

Mystery Perve Seeks To Masturbate In Every NYC Starbucks

Well here’s a nice little story to start off your morning… Apparently there’s a man going by the name of “Mister PeePee” who is planning to masturbate in every New York City Starbucks. Of the 187 throughout the city, 18 are located on the Upper West Side. So we’ve got that going for us…