Here’s Where To Find Apple Cider Near Your Sagamore Apartment

There’s nothing like a glass of hot apple cider in the midst of autumn – especially if that cider is homemade right from the orchard. Being that the Upper West Side area is full of hip bars and restaurants, we’re lucky to live by lots of destinations featuring local cider, and even hard cider, all season long.

If you’re looking for that perfect glass of cider, check out these nearby places for a sip you’re sure to savor all season long. It’ll be difficult to return to the typical glass of wine or beer after these ciders!

The Owl’s Tail, located at 215 W 75th St, New York which is eight minutes from your Sagamore apartment, is a cool hot spot with a cozy retro vibe showcasing inventive cocktails and global small plates.

Their seasonal cocktails and kitchen are inspired by global spirits, fresh local herbs, fruits and vegetables and house-made bitters and syrups. Their menu also includes bar snacks, global small plates, baked goods made with love and of course, an impressive selection of ciders.  

Big Apple Hard Cider, located at 32 Union Square E, New York which is 16 minutes from your Sagamore apartment, creates small-batch ciders made with 100% New York State apples which are inspired by the neighborhoods in and around New York City and the people who live here.

Some of their ciders include the Brooklyn, which is a smooth fruit forward medium-dry cider with just a touch of sweetness; and the Upper East Cider, which is aged in local whiskey casks for 6+ months and infused with caramel and toasted oak with a hint of smoke. 

The Owl’s Tail

215 W 75th St, New York, NY 10023

(646) 609-3906

Big Apple Hard Cider

32 Union Square E, New York, NY 10003

(212) 401-6934

Love Fall Beers? Check Out These Local Breweries

It’s that time of year again… pumpkin is everywhere, and that includes in our beers! If you want to get your own taste of fall beers, whether they are infused with pumpkin and apple or just have that distinctive Oktoberfest taste, you can check out these breweries located near your Sagamore apartment.

Luckily, here on the Upper West Side, beer lovers don’t have to venture too far to get a taste of craft beer that’s made onsite and is ready to drink fresh from the taproom. This is a great way to get of taste of autumn without heading to the pumpkin patch!

Heartland Brewery, located at 127 W 43rd St, New York which is a 20 minute drive from your Sagamore apartment, is a local brewery chain with three NYC locations that offers award-winning locally brewed beer and a commitment to great food and warm, friendly service.

Serving locally brewed beer since 1955, some of Heartland Brewery’s fall beers include their Smiling Pumpkin Ale made with honey-roasted pumpkins and simmered with ginger, cloves, cinnamon, and nutmeg as well as their Oktoberfest with sweet caramel malts and spicy complexities of German Noble hops.

Death Ave, located at 315 10th Ave, New York which is 20 minutes from your Sagamore apartment, is a rustic-chic spot with a comfy rear patio offering Greek-style food, cocktails and house-brewed beers.

They have two bars here to choose from – one is more casual and the other is more refined, but both proudly serve their brewed on premise beers, eclectic wines and their cask aged cocktails while playing tasteful lounge music.  


Heartland Brewery

127 W 43rd St, New York, NY 10036

(646) 366-0235

Death Ave

315 10th Ave, New York, NY 10001

(212) 695-8080