Here’s Where To Get a Great Slice of Pizza on the Upper West Side

The summertime is all about everything that’s casual, including burgers, hot dogs, and of course, pizza! No matter the temperature, everyone is always happy to have a great slice of pizza, and even better if it’s topped with some tasty pepperoni and a cold drink.

Here on the Upper West Side, we have endless options for great pizza, some that are modernizing the decades-old treat and some that have been in the city for generations. If you’re craving a pie tonight, then visit these local pizzerias near your Sagamore apartment!

Patsy’s Pizzeria, located at 61 W 74th St, New York which is a six-minute drive from your Sagamore apartment, is a local pizzeria chain serving brick-oven pies, pasta and calzones in a relaxed setting since 1933.

Patsy’s Pizzeria name has become synonymous with authentic, Sicilian coal oven-pizza. Pasquale Lancieri and his Patsy’s Pizzeria creation were so forward thinking, he is widely credited by inventing selling pizza by the slice and popularizing traditional New York style thin crust pizza.

Pizzeria Sirenetta, located at 568 Amsterdam Ave, New York which is a block and a half from your Sagamore apartment, is an Italian eatery serving wood-fired pizzas and rustic pastas in a casual, contemporary space.

Besides its amazing Neapolitan pizzas and other rustic Italian fare, Pizzeria Sirenetta also offers a great brunch menu as well as happy hour specials and a wine and cocktail list. There’s always something new to try here, so we’re very happy it’s so close to our Sagamore apartments!


Patsy’s Pizzeria

61 W 74th St, New York, NY 10023

(212) 579-3000


Pizzeria Sirenetta

568 Amsterdam Ave, New York, NY 10024

(212) 799-7401


Hosting a Party? Get Your Cake at These Upper West Side Bakeries

Birthdays, graduations and summer celebrations… there’s no time to host a party like in the summertime, when everyone is ready to unwind with some sunshine and pool time, and if you’re hosting a party, then it can’t be complete without an amazing cake.

Here on the Upper West Side, there’s no reason to settle for a run-of-the-mill supermarket cake – we have lots of amazing bakeries here in the neighborhood that can make amazing custom cakes that are sure to stun your party guests. Check out these bakeries before finalizing your party details!

Magnolia Bakery, located at 200 Columbus Ave, New York which is a seven minute drive from your Sagamore apartment, is a down-home destination for classic baked desserts specializing in a variety of creative cupcakes and cakes.

In 1996, Magnolia Bakery opened its first location on a quiet street corner in the heart of the West Village. From its inception, Magnolia Bakery has been cherished for its classic American baked goods, vintage decor and warm, inviting atmosphere.

The Silver Moon Bakery, located at 2740 Broadway, New York which is a five-minute drive from your Sagamore apartment, is a neighborhood bakery offering artisan breads, French pastries, cakes and tarts, plus sidewalk seating.

Through its dedication to the highest quality in baking and its warm personal service, Silver Moon has become renowned far beyond New York’s borders as classical local institution, a destination for connoisseurs of fine baked goods, and “the little bakery that could.”


Magnolia Bakery

 200 Columbus Ave, New York, NY 10023

(212) 724-8101


The Silver Moon Bakery

2740 Broadway, New York, NY 10025

(212) 866-4717