Taste of the Upper West Side
Time Out says
Presented by American Airlines and Mastercard, Taste of the Upper West Side will be back October 1 & 2 with over 70 chefs participating. Several restaurants will make their Taste of the Upper West Side debut including Dagon, Boka, Pekarna, Covacha, Sushi 85, Manhattanville Market’s Butterfunk Biscuit Co., The Baylander, Felice Columbus, Tasca and Kissaki.
Festivities will kick off with Grillin’ in the City on Friday from 7pm to 10pm with over 20 popular Upper West Side restaurants grilling up their favorite menu items as well as "Whiskies of the World," where you can taste various whiskies from brands like Balcones, Copper Dog, Uncle Nearest and Westward participating. There will also be a Biergarten in honor of Oktoberfest featuring a variety of fall sips and beer-inspired cocktails curated by neighborhood favorites Tiki Chick and Nobody Told Me.
"Best of the West," presented by Park Village Apartments, will take place on Saturday, October 2, from 7:30 to 9:30pm. NBC 4 New York reporter Lauren Scala will host a showcase of new Upper West Side dining destinations and Taste of the Upper West Side favorites like Crave Fishbar, Salumeria Rosi and more.
The event benefits The Columbus Avenue Business Improvement District.