About Upper West Side
The Upper West Side is a neighborhood in the borough of Manhattan, New York City. It is situated directly between Central Park and the Hudson River. The area is primarily residential, with many of its residents working in the commercial areas of Midtown and Lower Manhattan. It is renowned for being home to New York City's cultural, intellectual hub and there is a large number of museums and cultural sights in the area, including the American Folk Art Museum and the Metropolitan Opera. As well as this, there are countless eateries, coffee shops and bars, alongside banks, convenience stores and retail outlets.
Setting up your business here
There are various companies situated in Upper West Side, including American Broadcasting Company (ABC). Artistic workers enjoy the location, as well as the close proximity to various museums and galleries. Networking opportunities with like-minded professionals are plentiful, with many groups being set up for this reason. Public transport links are easily accessible and efficient.
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Things to do in Upper West Side
Upper West Side is an area known for its many cultural attractions. Some of these include the American Museum of Natural History, Beacon Theater, Avery Fisher Hall, which is the home of the New York Philharmonic, and the Juilliard School of Music. Central Park is in very close proximity, and houses a host of attractions, including restaurants, cafes and a reservoir. There is a fantastic selection of eateries in Upper West Side, including Gray’s Papaya, which specializes in hot dogs, and Community Food and Juice, which serves American cuisine to the eco-conscious. Dive bar has an extensive beer and spirits list, and is enjoyed by locals, whilst The Village Pourhouse is a favorite hangout among university students.
- Subways: 86th Street Station
- Railway: Harlem Station
- Nearest freeway: I-495
- Nearest airports: LaGuardia Airport, Newark Airport
- Other: All major bus routes served nearby