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The awning of this bookstore reads, "For children, teachers, and parents" and indeed, the store, stocking over 60,000 titles and education aids, has something for everybody. The store is run by the Bank Street College of Education and is manned by a helpful and extremely knowledgeable staff, who are very willing to guide you as you make your choice. The store has a wonderful assortment of fiction and nonfiction books, math, reading and science games and learning toys, picture and squishy books for toddlers, CDs, DVDs, stationary, teaching aids for parents and teachers and much more. The store is an ideal place to shop for gifts as well. (The store is closed on Sundays in July and August.)
If you're a fan of cakes and sweets, do plan on heading over to the amazing Lee Lee's Rugelach. This NYC bakery is known to serve some of the finest rugelach available. Along with a friendly service, their delicacies are extremely tasty and yummy. Along with a caramelized bottom, you will experience a buttery flavor when you bite into it. You can ask for it in three varieties – chocolate, cinnamon and apricot. They are extremely popular, so do drop by as quickly as possible!
Owned and operated by a Greek family, Westside Market is dedicated to providing Morningside Heights with only the freshest products. Highest quality meats, bakery and dairy products, frozen items and prepared foods are some of the things you can expect to find. This supermarket also offers catering services.