Love Grilled Cheese? Check Out These Local Shops for Grilled Cheese Day

There’s nothing like a hot, gooey bite out of a tasty grilled cheese sandwich, and here in the Upper West Side, we certainly have our pick of venues since our neighborhood is a little foodie haven! If you’ve been craving this delight, now is the time to indulge – National Grilled Cheese Day is April 12.

However, don’t feel like you need to wait until April 12, either – as cheese lovers know, anytime is a good time for grilled cheese! These local eateries will have you coming back for the favorite again and again.

Amused, located at 142 W 83rd St, New York, NY which is a nine minute walk from your Sagamore apartment, is a snug spot serving unique grilled cheeses and other gourmet, kid-friendly eats in exposed-brick digs.

Established in New York City in 2015, Amused has quickly become a cult sensation, attracting visitors from all over to try their favorite foods from when they were kids – now with fun, upscale touches that will have you coming back again and again.

Old John’s Luncheonette, located at 148 W 67th St, New York, NY which is seven minutes from your Sagamore apartment, is a classic American diner with burgers, salads, entrees and more just a few blocks from Lincoln Center.

Thanks to their tasty and reasonably priced eats, locals love Old John’s Luncheonette, and many are regulars here, coming after a long day of work for some comfort food or on a Sunday morning for classic American breakfast.


142 W 83rd St, New York, NY 10024

(347) 298-8200

Old John’s Luncheonette

148 W 67th St, New York, NY 10023

(212) 874-2700