Upper West Side Openings & Closings: The Sunburnt Calf, Burke & Wills, Manhattan Cricket Club

Meant to post this last month and it got completely lost in the shuffle. Popular Australian gastropub The Sunburnt Calf has shuttered (226 W. 79th, between Amsterdam & Broadway). If you were a fan of The Calf, this story has a silver lining: Two long-time employees are taking over the space and it will reopen with a [...]

UWS Sunburnt Calf Celebrates 2nd Birthday With Open Bar & Food Special On Sunday

If you’re looking for a fun way to close out your weekend tomorrow night, you might want to head over to the Sunburnt Calf (226 W. 79th, between Broadway & Amsterdam). They’re celebrating two years on the Upper West Side with an open bar and passed food items from 6:00 – 10:00 pm Sunday evening.

Friday: The Sunburnt Calf’s 1st Birthday Party

RSVP soon and come to The Sunburnt Calf (79th between Broadway and Amsterdam) on Friday to celebrate the Calf’s 1st birthday.  Enjoy 2 hours of all you can eat or drink for only $10 (cash only, pay at the door) to help honor one year of the Australian bar and restaurant’s existence on the Upper [...]

Celebrating Valentine’s Day on the UWS

It’s that lovey-dovey time of year again… Valentine’s Day is on Monday.  Whether you want to express your love of significant other or celebrate your singledom, there’s something for you to do in the city.  Here are an array of V-Day happenings on the Upper West Side. • The American Museum of Natural History (Central [...]

Tomorrow: The Sunburnt Calf’s Australia Day

Come to The Sunburnt Calf (79th between Broadway and Amsterdam) tomorrow for their Australia Day celebration.  Enjoy $5 dishes (including burgers), a $20 open bar for happy hour, or a $30 premium open bar.  In addition, get free party pies and Lamingtons.  The celebration begins at noon and lasts through the evening until close.  A [...]

Be An Extra for Sunburnt Calf’s Commercial

The Sunburnt Calf (79th between Broadway and Amsterdam) is shooting a commercial, and you have a chance to star in it!  Come to the restaurant/bar tomorrow evening and join staff and film crews as they shoot a commercial.  You would serve as an extra while you sip complimentary cocktails and sample the bar menu. The [...]

Christmas Buffet at The Sunburnt Calf

Looking to avoid cooking (and the daunting task of post-meal dishes) tomorrow?  Head to The Sunburnt Calf (79th between Broadway and Amsterdam) for an Australian Christmas Buffet.  For $30 per person, enjoy an array of tasty food that includes oysters, lamb stew, roast beef, salad, mussels, roast butternut squash, and chocolate and banana bread pudding.  [...]

New Year’s Eve on the Upper West Side

New Year’s Eve is only two weeks away, so it’s time to make your plans to ring in 2011.  The Upper West Side is filled with New Year’s Eve events, so if you want to stay in the neighborhood, take your pick of a wide variety of choices.  Click through for some of the New [...]

Keg Service Now Available at Sunburnt Calf

The Sunburnt Calf, the Aussie-themed restaurant that opened at 79th near Broadway in April, is now offering a unique-to-the-neighborhood keg service.  ZagatBuzz reports that the pour-your-own-keg service is now available at the hangout for parties and groups if planned in advance.  Select a beer from hundreds of available brews and the bar will supply a [...]

Going Out on the UWS for Thanksgiving Dinner

No plans yet for Thanksgiving dinner?  Consider ditching the idea of slaving in a hot kitchen all day and heading out to a neighborhood restaurant, where they will do all the work for you.  Many Upper West Side restaurants are open tomorrow, offering a variety of options for Thanksgiving dinner.  Fatty Crab (Broadway at 77th) [...]