Treat Yourself With a Dessert At One of These Local Sweet Shops

If you’re single, that doesn’t mean that you don’t deserve a tasty ice cream, cookie or other sweet this Valentine’s Day to celebrate you! Treat yourself this Feb. 14 with a trip to one of these dessert shops.

Whether you go with a friend or just go solo, make sure that you give yourself a pat on the pat with one of these sweets this holiday. Everyone should get a little something special on Valentine’s Day, regardless of their relationship status!

Screme Gelato Bar, located at 176 W 94th St, New York, NY which is a five minute walk from your Sagamore apartment, is known for their creative flavors of kosher gelato at this corner sweet shop with outdoor tables for when the weather gets warm once again.

There’s no shortage of gelato here in NYC, but once you have Screme, it’ll be hard to go back to the other guys. This melt-in-your-mouth gelato has upped the ante in the NYC frozen dessert scene and is known as a “little cup of heaven!”

Milk Bar Upper West Side, located at 561 Columbus Ave, New York, NY which is a six minute walk from your Sagamore apartment, is a snug bakery for quirky, inventive desserts from pastry chef Christina Tosi.

Milk Bar is a dessert empire, called “one of the most exciting bakeries in the country” by Bon Appétit magazine. Founded by an award-winning pastry chef, Milk Bar opened its doors in 2008, and quickly became a cult sensation.

Screme Gelato Bar

176 W 94th St, New York, NY 10025

(646) 870-7798

Milk Bar Upper West Side

561 Columbus Ave, New York, NY 10024

(212) 256-0586


Cooking Dinner at Home For Valentine’s Day? Pair Your Meal With a Great Bottle of Wine From These Shops

There’s nothing like a homecooked meal, especially on a day like Valentine’s Day when you can show off your cooking skills to your special someone and create a beautiful, handpicked meal in the comfort of your own home. However, with a great meal must come a great wine!

Luckily here on the Upper West Side, we have tons of amazing wine shops that will make choosing the perfect wine for your Valentine’s Day meal a breeze – whether or not you’re a wine connoisseur. Check out these shops near your Sagamore apartment!

Best Bottles, located at 2246 Broadway, New York, NY which is a 10 minute walk from your Sagamore apartment, is a compact, modern wine store with nightly tastings, bulk discounts and local delivery which opened in 2007 and aims to make shopping for wines and spirits every bit as enjoyable as drinking them.

More than a decade later, they’re still dedicated to that goal. Their store specializes in fine wines and spirits that are artisanally crafted, shamelessly affordable and supremely delicious.

67 Wine & Spirits, located at 179 Columbus Ave, New York, NY which is a 10 minute drive from your Sagamore apartment, is known for their wide selection of wines and spirits in a longtime shop that hosts tastings and winemaker events.

67 Wine & Spirits is consistently rated as one of the best wine shops in New York, and you can be assured that you will have access to the same outstanding selection and quality service that has made them a leading wine merchant.


Best Bottles

 2246 Broadway, New York, NY 10024

(212) 362-8730


67 Wine & Spirits

179 Columbus Ave, New York, NY 10023

(212) 724-6767