Wine Bar on 62nd Passes, But Lawyers are Circling

July 6, 2010 by · Comments Off on Wine Bar on 62nd Passes, But Lawyers are Circling 

A proposal for a wine bar on the ground floor of 25 Central Park West made it through the gauntlet of the Community Board on Tuesday night, but lawyers hired to fight the bar have opened a new legal challenge that could sink the plan. Read More / Comment »


One Last Drink at O’Neals’ Before the Final Curtain

June 29, 2010 by · Comments Off on One Last Drink at O’Neals’ Before the Final Curtain 

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After 46 years in business, O’Neals’ closed its doors for good on Monday with a party open to the community. Longtime fans crowded the bar and the restaurant, watching the game and discussing old times. Read More / Comment »


City Wants to Put Booze Cart at Tavern on the Green

June 23, 2010 by · Comments Off on City Wants to Put Booze Cart at Tavern on the Green 

Tavern on the Green, 2003

Where ladies once lunched, you can get drunk.

After plans for Tavern on the Green to reopen under new management fell through, the city has been preparing to turn the space into Read More / Comment »


Coming Soon to the UWS: A New Zen Palate

June 11, 2010 by · Comments Off on Coming Soon to the UWS: A New Zen Palate 

zenZen Palate, theĀ fusion vegetarian restaurant thatĀ used to have a location at 77th and Broadway, is opening a new restaurant at 239 West 105th near Broadway. Read More / Comment »


Wine Bar Proposal Passed Over Loud Opposition

June 9, 2010 by · 21 Comments 

A community board committee approved plans for a new wine bar on the corner of 62nd Street and Central Park West despite hours worth of loud objections from the people who live in the landmark building where it’s supposed to go. Read More / Comment »


Odds Appear Stacked Against Wine Bar at 25 CPW

June 8, 2010 by · 17 Comments 

A Community Board 7 committee will decide on Wednesday night whether to approve a liquor license application for a wine bar and cafe at 25 Central Park West. The fight over the bar has already taken on an epic quality. Read More / Comment »


Wine Bar Proposal at 25 CPW Has Residents Fuming (Updated)

May 26, 2010 by · 2 Comments 

25 cpwCall it the battle of the Century.

The exceptionally rich and tremendously powerful residents of 15 and 25 Central Park West are girding for battle against a businessman who wants to install a cafe/wine bar in the Read More / Comment »


O’Neals’ on 64th Closing; Seafood Moving In

May 25, 2010 by · Comments Off on O’Neals’ on 64th Closing; Seafood Moving In 

onealsO’Neals’, the Irish pub and restaurant that has existed in various incarnations for 46 years on 64th Street, is closing next month, to be replaced by a branch of Upper East Side seafood restaurant Atlantic Grill, the New York Times reported. Read More / Comment »


Food Fest Confidential: Inside New Taste of the UWS

May 23, 2010 by · Comments Off on Food Fest Confidential: Inside New Taste of the UWS 

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Chocolate-maker Jacques Torres showed his wild side, Nutella pizza sizzled on the grill, and a famous Spanish chef made an appearance, this weekend at New Taste of the Upper West Side, the food festival showcasing the top chefs in the neighborhood. Read More / Comment »


Big Daddy’s is Open; Eat Burgers to 80’s Music

May 22, 2010 by · Comments Off on Big Daddy’s is Open; Eat Burgers to 80’s Music 

bigdaddyBig Daddy’s, the diner chain that recently migrated to 91st Street and Broadway, is open and was serving lunch last week. Next week it plans to serve breakfast and dinner too, an employee told us. The restaurant has Read More / Comment »


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