These Upper West Side Restaurants Have Stunning Views

There’s nothing like enjoying your meal outside in the fresh air. And if that fresh air includes a beautiful view, then all the better! Here on the Upper West Side, loads of our local eateries have stunning views that will make your meal one to remember.

If you’re looking for a side of the glimmering water or the bustling downtown area to go with your dinner, then make a reservation at one of these eateries located near your Sagamore apartment sporting some of the best views in town.

PIER i CAFÉ, located at 500 W 70th St On The River at Pier i, New York which is six minutes from your Sagamore apartment, serves casual American dining with scenic views, open May to mid-October in Riverside Park South.

Open air, scenic river views and dramatic sunsets provide both an escape while adding another dimension to city life. Come enjoy an informal style, instead of table service, where they offer an easy ordering system so you and your guests can retrieve food and beverages at your leisure.

Ellington in the Park, located at Riverside Dr & W 105th St, New York which is seven minutes from your Sagamore apartment, is a park eatery with patio tables and river views offering a pub menu with a global twist, plus cocktails.

When the sun sets over the Hudson River, the beach-themed restaurant becomes a trendy yet casual scene fueled by drinks, live music, big screen TVs, and fresh food by chef John Loughran of Banc Café. With delicious specialty cocktails, fine wines, a connoisseur’s assortment of liquor and everything in between, Ellington in the Park is a hidden treasure!


500 W 70th St On The River at Pier i, New York, NY 10023

(212) 362-4450

Ellington in the Park

Riverside Dr & W 105th St, New York, NY 10025

(914) 522-4178

Having a Holiday Party? Book These Local Venues

It’s that time of year when we all put on our winter best and gather with our friends and family to eat some good food and celebrate the holidays with our loved ones. You could have everyone over your beautiful Sagamore apartment, but why bother when we have so many wonderful restaurants nearby that can do all of the work for you?

If you’re looking for a venue to book your holiday party, check out these local restaurants which offer spaces able to accommodate parties of all sizes, from 10 people to 100 people.

TESSA, located at 349 Amsterdam Ave, New York, NY which is a 13 minute walk from your Sagamore apartment, serves a diverse mix of modern Mediterranean dishes in a stylish brick-and-wood space with a first-floor bar.

TESSA has semi-private dining that comfortably accommodates up to 16 guests. It is the perfect setting for celebratory dinners and business, social or casual get-togethers. They have a variety of menu options – including a chef’s menu with wine pairing – to make your event extra special.

The Milling Room, located at 446 Columbus Ave, New York, NY which is an 11 minute walk from your Sagamore apartment, is a large restaurant with romantic lighting serving American fare with subtle Italian influences.

The Milling Room is located in a magnificent courtyard that was once the lobby of the Endicott Hotel (1890) and is the ideal meeting place for friends, families, and colleagues. With exceptional service and warm hospitality, their multiple group dining options ensure a memorable experience for you and your guests. 


349 Amsterdam Ave, New York, NY 10024

(212) 390-1974

The Milling Room

446 Columbus Ave, New York, NY 10024

(212) 595-0380