Dining on the Upper West Side, NYC

Amir's Falafel ($5 and under)
2911-A Broadway (btw. 113th St. & 114th St.), 749-7500
M-Su 11am-11pm
The best falafels in the area.

Baci ($9-$16 entrees)
412 Amsterdam Ave. (btw. 79th St. & 80th St.), 496-1550
M-Th 12pm-11pm, F-Sa 12pm-12am, Su 12pm-10:30pm
This fine Italian food establishment boasts amazing swordfish.

Atomic Wings ($10 and under)
2180 Broadway (@ 77th St.), 877-1010
M-Su 11am-12am, closes later on weekends
American cuisine with authentic buffalo wings.

Cafe des Artistes ($21-$26 entrees)
1 West 67th St. (btw. Columbus & CPW), 877-3500
M-Su 12pm-3pm & 5:30pm-12am
Authentic French cuisine, with reservations highly recommended

Cafe Lalo ($10 and under)
201 W. 83rd St. (@ Amsterdam Ave.), 496-6031
M-Sa 8am-2am
This is one of the finest dessert cafe's on the Upper West Side.

Carmines ($15-$20 entrees)
2450 Broadway (btw. 90th St. & 91st St.), 362-2200
M-Th 11:30am-3pm & 5pm-11pm, F-Sa 11:30am-12am, Su 2pm-10pm
Family style Italian cuisine. Here any one dish can serve at least two people! Be sure to make reservations for parties of 6 or more before venturing out to this popular hang out!

Gray's Papaya ($5 and under)
2090 Broadway (@ 72nd St.), 799-0243
M-Su 24hrs.
Cheap food for the person on the run, hot dogs especially recommended.

Indian Cafe ($6.95-$12.95 entrees)
201 W. 95th St. (btw. Broadway & Amsterdam), 222-1600
M-Su 11am-11:30pm
Staple Indian fare with friendly service.

72nd Street between Amsterdam and Columbus
All you can eat sushi deal for around $22! For those with less of an appetite, the other Japanese dishes are good as well.

La Rosita ($6.75-$20.75 entrees)
2809 Broadway (@108th St.), 663-7804
M-Su 7am-1am
Cuban and Spanish food with good portions.

Mary Ann's Mexican Restaurant ($10 and under)
2452 Broadway (@91st St.), 877-0132
M-Su 12pm-10:30pm
Home made healthy food. No lard or MSG and 25 new vegetarian menu items. GREAT MARGARITAS!!!

Nacho Mama's Burritos ($9 and under)
2867 Broadway (btw. 112th St. & 113th St.), 665-2800
M-Su 11:30am-12am
For Mexican burritos that eat like a meal and wings that are kind of small to look at, but probably some of the tastiest wings you'll ever taste.

Presto's ($15 and under)
2770 Broadway (btw. 106th St. & 107th St.), 222-1760
M-F 12pm-11pm, Sa-Su 4pm-11pm
Not far south of Columbia University lies this fine Italian establishment. We hear the linguini and mussels are exceptional!