Taste of the Upper West Side Returns

One of the Upper West Side’s most anticipated annual events will make its return to the neighborhood May 18th. Taste of the Upper West sides brings together the best from local eateries and businesses for all the enjoy. Here is everything our Sagamore residents need to know about this year’s upcoming event.

Just a few blocks downtown, Taste of the Upper West Side will be held on Columbus Ave between 78th and 77th street in one of the local school yards.

On Friday the 18th, learn about all the new local spots in the neighborhood you can dine at the next time you want a break from cooking in your Mariner apartment. All new local restaurants will be introduced and announced to participants. Soon to open or recently opened places that will be there include Amelie, Zen Taco, Make My Cake and Twin Palms.

Neighborhood favorites will also be in attendance. Visit the booth from AG Kitchen, Fishtag, Playa Betty’s and more!

Saturday there will be a special VIP reception and the announcement of all the Best of the Upper West Side winners for the year. Join Jon Fraser and other celebrity chefs and listen to what it takes to whip up some of the best meals in town. Following the reception, the night continues with Best of the West. There will be live music, special cocktail mixing stations and wine and food tastings from over 40 eateries. Prohibition, The Milling Room and Maison Pickle are just a few favorites that you can get a taste their latest dishes.

Taste of the Upper West Side will be kicking off before you know it! Tickets can be bought at the door but tend to sell out fast. Make sure to visit the event’s website to purchase in advance and learn more.