Upper West Side Openings

The Real Deal is reporting that Hummus Kitchen is opening an Upper West Side outpost in the former Allan & Suzi space on the corner of Amsterdam & 80th. They’ve got three other locations throughout the city and reviews seem to be mostly positive. Their menu options include both kosher and vegan items. If you [...]

Dutch Fraudster Sells At The Dakota

Normally, a two-bedroom at the historic Dakota (1 West 72nd) being sold for $4.6 million wouldn’t draw much attention. However, this isn’t “normally.” The seller in this case was Dutch investor Jan-Dirk Paarlberg, who was convicted of fraud, forgery and money laundering in the Netherlands last year for his role in a $23.5 million extortion [...]

Dylan’s Candy Bar Takes To Twitter To Deny Upper West Side Opening

Earlier today I posted that Dylan’s Candy Bar was headed to the Upper West Side later this year. Despite reports from The Post, DNAinfo, RackedNY, and The Real Deal, Dylan’s Candy Bar tweeted the following around 4:45 pm this afternoon: As much as we would love to sweeten up the Upper West Side, DCB’s Flagship [...]