This charming Mediterranean specialty food market and eatery gives a new dimension to food shopping and eating on the UWS. The wide selection of offerings at Gastronomie 491 includes an assortment of fresh foods, specialty groceries, craft cheeses, charcuterie, breads, local beer and house-made gelato. The store's dynamic open kitchen creates a variety of savory dishes using fine, fresh ingredients for prepared foods, Mediterranean-inspired sandwich counter and the upscale cafe, where three meals are served as well as weekend brunch. An Italian-style coffee bar featuring illy coffee and delectable patisserie and bakery rounds out the gastronomic experience.
Outside Catering Permitted