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  1. Best of New York
    The Absolute Best Uptown-Hotel Bar in New YorkThe spots that most effortlessly match an elegant setting with sophisticated drinks.
  2. Openings
    Russ & Daughters Opens at the Jewish MuseumThe brand-new uptown location boasts several new menu items.
  3. Openings
    Blu on Park Is New York’s Newest Luxury SteakhouseThe Upper East Side restaurant is unabashedly grand and glamorous.
  4. Food Trucks
    A Different Food Truck War: Alderman Versus Salvation Army in UptownNow the fight shifts to food trucks helping the homeless.
  5. Uptown
    Michael White Heads to Madison AvenueHe gobbles up Centolire.
  6. History
    The Forgotten History of Chicago’s Hillbilly HeavenRemembering the redneck heyday of Uptown.
  7. Petitions
    What Uptown Needs Right Now Is…Jamie Oliver?This might actually work.
  8. Openings
    Ba Le Cafe Opening Today in UptownBa Le’s banh mi empire expands south.
  9. Delays
    Uptown’s Not-Yet-Open Maraschino Already in the RedThe restaurant is slated to go into Imperial Towers, but it’s already facing foreclosure.
  10. Openings
    Now Open in Uptown: Agees, ProbablyUptown’s latest everything-but-the-kitchen-sink fast food place opens.
  11. Taco Loco
    Taco Del Mar Bringing ‘Awesome’ Fish Tacos to UptownA taco chain with SoCal style is opening on Broadway and Irving.
  12. Rumors
    From the Dept. of Things That Aren’t HappeningKuma’s Corner isn’t scoping out an Uptown property, sad to say.
  13. Wild Speculation
    Is Kuma’s Expanding Into Uptown?A sign promising a soul food restaurant coming soon has tongues wagging that this could be the long-promised Kuma’s South.
  14. Openings
    Ceres’ Table is Now Open in UptownGiuseppe Scurato’s Uptown pan-Italian bistro opens.
  15. Openings
    Uptown Update Update: Ba Le, Winston’s, La CiudadThree new openings in Uptown.
  16. Foodievents
    Your Weekend Cupcake ForecastCupcake Gallery gives the goods away, and More launches wintry cocktail flavors.
  17. Foodievents
    Marigold’s Multicourse Birthday PartyThe restaurant spends a week feting its third year of business.
  18. Openings
    The Upshot of Liquor License Failure: Uptown Gets a 24-Hour CoffeeshopWinston’s Cafe opens as a stopgap while owner Jim Stephens struggles to serve booze.
  19. Closings
    Closed: Pause; Opening: Kitchen SinkAn Edgewater coffee house gets a makeover, a new name, and new owners.
  20. Reopenings
    Sun Wah’s New Location Is LiveThe barbecue staple has moved around the corner from its old digs.
  21. Openings
    Uptown Gets a New Pizza JointUptown gets a new pizza, tiramisu, and pasta joint
  22. Openings
    Opening In November: Ceres’ TableA “contemporary American” restaurant comes to Uptown
  23. Street Food
    Street Food At Sun WahSun Wah Bar-B-Q’s new space means new things on the menu.
  24. Openings
    Openings Odds & Ends: Flat Top Grill, Half Acre Brewery, Blue Ocean SushiA new option for Loop lunches, local beer, and sushi in Uptown.
  25. Openings
    The Cupcake Gallery Brings Root Beer Float Cupcakes To UptownA previously online-only cupcake store sets up shop on Wilson street.
  26. Openings
    Two New Brews: Chava Cafe, Julius Meinl IIIA new entry in the Julius Meinl empire, and Uptown gets a funky new option.
  27. Temporary Closings
    Dong Ky Hit By The DPHThe uptown Vietnamese restaurant is cited for various issues.
  28. Temporary Closings
    Sun Wah Bar-B-Q Is On The MoveSun Wah Bar-B-Q moves a block north to a new location.
  29. Temporary Closings
    Luck Foods Gets DPH’dAn Uptown bakery is cited for health violations.
  30. Signage
    D’Manilan’s Fishpond: Multiple-Personality Restaurant Disorder?How many restaurants can one awning hold?