Upper East Side

The Upper East Side is one of the most sought-out communities in New York City. The neighborhood is adjacent to some of New York City’s top attractions, the iconic Central Park.

Welcome to the Upper East Side

A luxury Manhattan neighborhood with a private and elegant atmosphere

The Upper East Side is one of the most sought-out communities in New York City. The neighborhood is adjacent to some of New York City’s top attractions, the iconic Central Park. The tree-lined streets of the Upper East Side are home to stylish boutiques, delicious cafes, fine dining establishments, and some of the most acclaimed museums worldwide. From glistening new condominium buildings to stunning and historic brownstones, the Upper East Side boasts a wide range of top-notch real estate options.

What to Love

  • World-renowned entertainment options
  • Easy access to all of New York City
  • Family-friendly 
  • Calmer living compared to the rest of the city
  • Elegant, luxury living

Local Lifestyle

While the Upper East Side is known for its glamor and luxury, it is also a close-knit community with a rich history. Residents are an active bunch, as yoga and fitness studios are a dime a dozen in the neighborhood. During the warmer months, Central Park offers wonderful green spaces for outdoor recreation. Beyond remaining physically active, Upper East Side residents are active in the thriving cultural scene of the neighborhood. With world-class museums, dining, and shopping options, as well as top-notch schools, it's no wonder that the Upper East Side has remained one of New York’s premier locations to live for young adults, families, and retirees alike.

Dining, Entertainment & Shopping

The Upper East Side is a food lover’s paradise, with delectable dining options that are sure to suit any palate. JD Melon's is an old-school burger joint and a staple of the Upper East Side, famous for their bloody mary’s, outdoor cafe, and old-fashioned jukebox. Stop by Sushi of Gari for creative and delicious Japanese dishes with a twist. The restaurant is known for its original sushi sauces. 
For a fine dining experience, Restaurant Daniel offers a seven-course meal featuring upscale European cuisine and an exemplary wine list. If you’re craving a slice of pizza, PQR is a popular choice. Adventurous eaters can choose from traditional pizzas or the restaurant’s specialty pizza topping: pumpkin. Regardless of food preferences, there’s something for everyone on the Upper East Side.
When it comes to shopping, the legendary Bloomingdale's has it all, from clothing to beauty products and everything in between. For jewelry lovers, check out Alexis Bittar, where shoppers can buy gorgeous handcrafted pieces. 

When you’re looking for a high-quality gift, Blue Tree sells a unique collection of accessories, candles, clothing, and jewelry. While these are some highlights of the shopping on the Upper East Side, the neighborhood is home to many other unique boutiques and high-end commercial retailers.

Things to Do

There’s plenty to do on the Upper East Side. Of course, the iconic Central Park is a great place to visit, with miles of trails and 843-acres to enjoy. Another popular attraction in the neighborhood is the Park Avenue Armory, a gothic-revival style historic landmark that now hosts events and features a modern art gallery. 

A cherished annual event is the Museum Mile Festival, which celebrates the eight world-class museums, including The Guggenheim and the Metropolitan Museum of Art. After viewing fine art, take a stab at creating your own at Earthworks, a pottery studio that offers classes, events, and workshops for all ages.


The Upper East Side is served by Unified School District and has several notable public and private schools in the area. Some of which are:


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