Blog Posts - Upper East Side



Munching a tasty box close to home! Akami Sushi in NYC.

It’s a steamy swamp-assy Sunday afternoon in NYC and I was starving. Did not want to walk far in this heat wave. Looked around for a tasty new box in my hood that I could bite into and not become … Continue reading →...
by The Regular Guy NYC on Aug 15, 2016

Best Upper East Side Lunch Spots

by Lauren Malamala Head uptown to sample some of my favorite Upper East Side lunch spots. {Via Flickr/Angela N.} Since I live on the Upper East Side and work from home, most of my food choices are within a two block radius of my apartment. Embarrassi...
by Tracy's New York Life on Jul 23, 2016

Best Piano Bar in New York City: Bemelmans Bar at the Carlyle Hotel a Must for Locals and Luxury Travelers alike

Coming for a drink at Bemelmans Bar at the Carlyle Hotel New York is like taking a trip back in time to old New York, when I like to believe things were simpler and classier– “And the name of this fallacy is called golden-age thinkingR...
by TravelingPanties on Jan 18, 2016

Craft beer, pinball, and ping pong at Treadwell Park NYC!

Great new bar where the mediocre Neely’s BBQ used to be. It’s always a joy when my beer swilling cohorts alert me to a new craft beer discovery right in my own hood on the Upper East Side of NYC. … Continue reading →...
by The Regular Guy NYC on Jan 9, 2016

Olives! Hummus! Babaganoush! Peri Ela on the UES of NYC.

Walked by this place many times and we finally decided to try it out on one of those evenings when we could not make up our minds on what to eat. Could never really tell what was inside as the … Continue reading →...
by The Regular Guy NYC on Dec 16, 2015

7 Pub Crawl Spots on the Upper East Side

by Lauren Malamala Pub crawling down Second Avenue? Stop by Doc Watson's for a pint. {credit}When I first moved to New York City and settled on the Upper East Side, my go-to choice for nightlife was pub crawling down Second Avenue. Lined with b...
by Tracy's New York Life on Nov 10, 2015

7 Second Avenue Pub Crawl Spots on the Upper East Side

by Lauren Malamala Pub crawling down Second Avenue? Stop by Doc Watson's for a pint. {credit}When I first moved to New York City and settled on the Upper East Side, my go-to choice for nightlife was pub crawling down Second Avenue. Lined with b...
by Tracy's New York Life on Nov 10, 2015

The Milton NYC – a new classy locals joint in Yorkville.

Wonderful new bar in Yorkville NYC for a classy cocktail in a terrific setting. (yeah, it’s been a while since it opened but I have been lazy catching up on my reviews to write) I’m always looking for new spots to check … Continue...
by The Regular Guy NYC on Oct 17, 2015

Burger Battle: Jones Wood Foundry Vs. The Brindle Room

WINE DINE & FOOTLIGHTS by Tracy Kaler What's my idea of a great burger? For the most part, I'm a purist. Usually, I like my burger simple, with sautéed or raw onions, ketchup, and sometimes a slice of cheese if I'm in the mood, and...
by Tracy's New York Life on Aug 27, 2015

Schaller’s Stube Sausage Bar – shove a wiener in yo’ mouth!

Dude! Now I know were to bite into a tasty wiener in Yorkville! Schaller’s Stube Sausage Bar is a terrific new little brat and sausage bar opened by Schaller & Weber – old school purveyors of scrumptious German deli meats and … Con...
by The Regular Guy NYC on Aug 10, 2015

Basking in Bastille Day New York

by Tracy KalerUntil I can make that great escape to France, I'll immerse myself in the country's culture right here at home, whenever possible. There's no better way to feel undeniably French than to partake in New York's annual Basti...
by Tracy's New York Life on Jul 13, 2015

Hole-in-the-Wall Restaurants: 7 East Side Gems

WINE DINE & FOOTLIGHTS by Lauren Malamala Is your mouth watering yet? Artichoke Basille remains one of the city's gems. {credit}Dining out at fancy establishments is fun, but some of the city’s best food can be found in the most unassumi...
by Tracy's New York Life on Jul 7, 2015

Nouvel Apple Store à Manhattan: l’art du street Art et de l’iPhone 6

Apple ne fait décidément rien comme tout le monde. Tandis qu’elle continue d’afficher un succès sans précédent dans le commerce du détail avec ses iPhone 6, ses iPad et les nouveautés qu’elle dévoile progressivement au fil d...
by Mac Aficionados on Jun 11, 2015

Au Jus – A tiny spot that offers a dippers delight in NYC!

This tiny little spot off of 1st Avenue and 91st street serves up some surprisingly delicious roast beef sandwiches and dinner platters! Sometimes I just have to give it up and offer props to these tiny joints that rock my … Continue reading &#...
by The Regular Guy NYC on Jun 4, 2015

Gossip Girl XO XO

Instead of doing season by season review and the fact that I couldn’t wait to watch the next episode or season for that matter. Honestly my life was consumed by Gossip Girl and I could not resist watching the next episode let’s face it th...
by Lets Go To The Movies on May 10, 2015

Hidden bars of New York

New York City is a magical city for the cocktail enthusiast. There are bars of every theme, color and smell in this great metropolis. The only challenge: Finding them. In a concrete labyrinth, where half the bars are unmarked, actually locating the b...
by eTravelTrips on May 7, 2015

The Supply House – craft beer and cozy in Yorkville!

There is nothing that satisfies my soul more than a delicious cold craft beer on a warm summer day in NYC. In all the years I have lived in my neighborhood we have been saddled by an overabundance of fratty … Continue reading →...
by The Regular Guy NYC on Apr 30, 2015

The Lowell Hotel New York City

The Lowell New York City is elegantly situated on Manhattan's fashionable Upper East Side, The Lowell enjoys the best of both worlds - serene privacy and un-matched convenience. East 63rd Street between Madison and Park Avenues is a quiet, tree-lined...
by eTravelTrips on Apr 9, 2015

Abramovic builds the largest VILA in New York!

helsea’s owner remarried and is now preparing to move to New York. Russian billionaire bought almost an entire neighborhood, where they will build a villa which already cost 70 million dollars. Abramovic will live there with his second wife, wh...
by BriefLondon on Jan 20, 2015

Ringing in the New Year with Boozy Brunch at Maya in NYC!

Unlimited booze and food brunch on New Years Day! Happy New Year to me! We loves our unlimited boozy brunches here in NYC. Any reason to get liquored up in the afternoon is a good thing! I set up this … Continue reading →...
by The Regular Guy NYC on Jan 3, 2015


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