Here is your complete guide to the highly anticpiated restuarant week!
HudsonValley RestaurantWeek Guide March 14-27, 2011 Be sure to check with each restaurant for details about menu, hours and reservation policy. Price excludes beverage, tax and gratuity. Other exclusions apply at some restaurants. For complete information, menus and updates, visit HudsonValleyRestaurantWeek.com .
KEY: L Serving Lunch ($20) D Serving Dinner ($28) T Convenient to Metro-North train
121 RESTAURANT LD
2 Dingle Ridge Rd., No. Salem (914) 669-0121 121restaurant.com Popular gathering spot, offering freshness and simplicity in a farmhouse setting.
42 LD T
1 Renaissance Square, White Plains (914) 761-4242 42therestaurant.com Contemporary New American restaurant on the 42nd floor of the Ritz-Carlton with panoramic views of Manhattan, Long Island Sound and the Hudson River.
80 WEST LD
80 West Red Oak Lane, White Plains (914) 696-2782 80westrestaurant.com Distinct flavors of the sea, a full stocked raw bar and primed grilled meats. Tucked away in the Renaissance hotel.
AMERICAN BOUNTY D
At The Culinary Institute of America 1946 Campus Drive, Hyde Park (845) 491-6608 ciachef.edu Imaginative cuisine featuring regional specialties prepared with ingredients selected from the riches of the Hudson Valley and beyond.
AMICI'S LD T
35 Main St., Poughkeepsie (845) 452-4700 Classic and contemporary Italian-American cuisine with views of the mid-Hudson bridge and Hudson River.
AROMA OSTERIA D
114 Old Post Rd., Wappinger Falls (845) 298-6790 aromaosteriarestaurant.com Classic, rustic Italian with an emphasis on Southern Italy. Romantic and relaxed atmosphere with an elegant cocktail bar.
ARTIST'S PALATE LD T
307 Main St., Poughkeepsie (845) 483-8074 theartistspalate.biz Stylish, restaurant cum gallery offering contemporary American food with an extensive variety of unique wines and spirits.
AUGIE'S PRIME CUT D
3436 Lexington Ave., Mohegan Lake (914) 743-1357 augiesprimecut.com A refined, clubby atmosphere provides the ideal backdrop for fresh seafood and dryaged steaks.
BACK YARD BISTRO LD
1118 State Route 17K, Montgomery (845) 457-9901 holbertscatering.com Charming 18-seat bistro offering a creative menu built around the season and what's available from local farms.
BEDFORD POST INN L
954 Old Post Rd., Bedford (914) 234-7800 bedfordpostinn.com Celebrated for its contemporary American fare highlighting local and seasonal and for its celebrity owner (Richard Gere) and clientele. Restaurant Week guests can enjoy lunch at The Barn.
BIRD & BOTTLE INN D
1123 Old Albany Post Rd., Garrison (845) 424-2333 thebirdandbottleinn.com A taste of history, the 1761 inn features several dining rooms, a tidy tavern and a seasonally focused menu.
BIRDSALL HOUSE LD T
970 Main St., Peekskill (914) 930-1880 birdsallhouse.net A 1940s tavern makes for a trendy gathering spot, a showcase for the modern craft beer movement and a menu designed to inspire and delight.
BISTRO LILLY LD
134 West Main St., Goshen (845) 294-2810 bistrolilly.com A new intimate downtown café serving hearty, delicious Nouveau American fare.
BISTRO ROLLIN LD
142 Fifth Ave., Pelham (914) 633-0780 bistrorollin.com Known for its authentic French comfort food, with a rarefied, old-world ambiance to match it.
BISTRO Z D
455 South Broadway, Tarrytown (914) 524-6410 bistrozny.com Conveniently located in the Double Tree Hotel, offering casual comfort, fireside dining and an American menu blending fresh ingredients with an imaginative presentation.
BOITSON'S RESTAURANT D
47 N. Front St., Kingston (845) 339-2333 boitsons.com Swanky new eatery in uptown Kingston. The menu features upscale imaginings of American classics, done right.
BULL & BUDDHA D
319 Main St., Poughkeepsie (845) 337-4848 bullandbuddha.com An eclectic and appealing array of Asian fusion cuisine is presented in a posh space that evokes downtown Manhattan.
CAFÉ AMARCORD LD T
276 Main St., Beacon (845) 440-0050 cafeamarcord.net Fine affordable dining in the heart of Beacon. Warm and comfortable décor, serving an innovative menu of fresh pastas, fish and grilled entrees. CAFÉ BARCEL D
162 Main St., Nyack (845) 535-3133 cafebarcel.com A hoppin' new neighborhood eatery offering fine New American fare with Latin influences and freshness drawn from nearby farmers markets.
CAFÉ OF LOVE LD T
38 E. Main St., Mt. Kisco (914) 242-1002 cafeofloveny.com Provencal-inspired menu featuring French-American fare using fresh ingredients from local growers and farmers.
CAFÉ PITTI LD
40 Front St., Newburgh (845) 565-1444 cafepitti.com Casual yet enticing, enjoy simple Italian fare on the Hudson River. Tucked neatly in restaurant row on Newburgh's waterfront.
CANTERBURY BROOK INN D
331 Main St., Cornwall (845) 534-9658 thecanterburybrookinn.com An intimate creek-side restaurant conjures a cabin in the Alps while serving authentic Swiss dishes and Continental cuisine.
53 North Broadway, Tarrytown (914) 631-1863 caravelany.com A cozy storefront serving Portuguese and Brazilian dishes with Old World grace.
153 N. Main St., Goshen (845) 294-8707 catherinesrestaurant.net American market cuisine, award-winning wine list and casual pub downstairs are hallmarks of this popular spot.
CATHRYN'S TUSCAN GRILL LD T
91 Main St., Cold Spring (845) 265-5582 tuscangrill.com Warm, romantic and whimsical with a new lounge. Offers Northern Italian menu and smart wine list.
CENA 2000 LD
50 Front St., Newburgh (845) 561-7676 cena2000.com Cena 2000 juxtaposes an upscale Mediterranean menu and a serious wine list with Hudson River views on the Newburgh waterfront.
CHRISTOPHER'S BISTRO LD
69 Brookside Ave., Chester (845) 610-5400 A newcomer, offering a seasonally changing, eclectic menu of American favorites (with gluten free choices), an inviting bar with strong craft beer selection.
CHUTNEY MASALA LD T
4 W. Main St., Irvington (914) 591-5500 chutneymasala.com Postmodern cool in the Irvington waterfront district, an innovative Indian provides flavors that are both complex and clean appeal to a sophisticated palate.
THE COOKERY LD T
39 Chestnut St., Dobbs Ferry (914) 305-2336 thecookeryrestaurant.com Neighborhood eatery serves a neonostalgic menu, capturing the warmth of Italian comfort food while using sustainable products.
CORTLANDT COLONIAL RESTAURANT LD
714 Old Albany Post Rd., Cortlandt Manor (914) 739-3900 cortlandtcolonial.com Reminiscent of a private country estate, offering a wide-ranging menu of American favorites from seafood to beef.
COSIMO'S BRICK OVEN LD
100 County Rte. 32, Central Valley (845) 928-5222 cosimosrestaurantgroup.com Casual and contemporary Italian cuisine with some of the world's best wines. Warm, friendly and sophisticated atmosphere in four uniquely designed locations.
COSIMO'S BRICK OVEN LD
620 Rte. 211 E., Middletown (845) 692-3242 cosimosrestaurantgroup.com
COSIMO'S ON UNION LD
1217 Rte. 300, Union Ave., Newburgh (845) 567-1556 cosimosrestaurantgroup.com
COSIMO'S TRATTORIA & BAR LD
120 Delafield St., Poughkeepsie (845) 485-7172 cosimosrestaurantgroup.com
CRABTREE'S KITTLE HOUSE LD
11 Kittle Rd., Chappaqua (914) 666-8044 kittlehouse.com Stately country setting, rooted in the warmth of tradition of the Hudson Valley, offering a Modern American menu and one of the world's finest wine lists.
CRAVE RESTAURANT & LOUNGE D T
129 Washington St., Poughkeepsie (845) 452-3501 Contemporary American cuisine with refreshing twists, served in a warm contemporary setting.
CREW LD T
280 Railroad Ave., Greenwich CT (203) 340-9433 crew280.com This laid-back bistro, featuring a contemporary American menu, provides a welcome break from the stratified Greenwich dining scene.
CUP & SAUCER RESTAURANT & TEA ROOM LD T
165 Main St., Beacon (845) 831-6287 A quaint storefront eatery in Beacon's historic west end starts with a vast selection of teas and appetizing edibles and a full menu for Restaurant Week.
DAY BOAT CAFÉ LD T
1 Bridge St., Irvington (914) 231-7854 dayboatcafe.com Adding to Irvington's vibrant restaurant scene, a New England-style seafood restaurant specializing in chowders and fresh-daily fish, perfectly situated on the waterfront district.
THE DERBY LD T
96 Main St., Poughkeepsie (845) 452-3232 brownderbyny.com Dating to the 1930's serving contemporary American cuisine. Warm and inviting classic interior of dark wood, brass and brick.
DINARDO'S RISTORANTE ITALIANO LD
76 Westchester Ave., Pound Ridge (914) 764-4024 dinardos.net Versatile restaurant popular with locals for its homemade pasta, thin-crusted pizza and unique specials, extensive wine list and excellent cappuccinos.
DIVISION STREET GRILL LD
26 North Division St., Peekskill (914) 739-6380 divisionstreetgrill.com In the historic artist district offering contemporary American and International cuisine. Specialty desserts include chocolate pate and bread pudding.
DON COQUI D T
115 Cedar St., New Rochelle (914) 637-3737 doncoqui.com Elegant and upscale, warm and welcoming, offering authentic Puerto Rican cuisine inspired by four generations of family recipes.
DUKE OCEAN GRILL LD
37 Rte. 303, Tappan (845) 680-6631 dukeoceangrill.com Rockland's largest restaurant offers a variety of fresh sushi, seafood, and other succulent dishes presented in sleek setting.
EASTCHESTER FISH GOURMET LD
837 White Plains Rd., Scarsdale (914) 725-3450 eastchesterfish.com This popular cosmopolitan restaurant and fish market provides a bounty of seafood praised by even the staunchest of New England foodies, and delicious house-made pastas too.
77 South Moger Ave., Mt. Kisco (914) 666-7005 erestaurantlounge.com Delivering top-quality ingredients and innovative execution in providing a modern spin on traditional Italian plates.
ENZO'S RESTAURANT LD T
451 Mamaroneck Ave., Mamaroneck (914) 698-298-2911 Casual and comfortable neighborhood staple serving traditional Italian fare and Old World charm. Offers an international wine list.
EQUUS AT CASTLE ON THE HUDSON D
400 Benedict Ave., Tarrytown (914) 631-3646 castleonthehudson.com Five-Star New American cuisine in a majestic castle setting overlooking the Hudson River.
ESCOFFIER RESTAURANT D
At The Culinary Institute of America 1946 Campus Drive, Hyde Park (845) 471-6608 ciachef.edu One of the renowned restaurants of the Culinary Institute of America presenting a lighter take on the most celebrated aspects of French cuisine.
FIG & OLIVE D T
696 White Plains Rd., Scarsdale (914) 725-2900 figandolive.com The impossibly chic environs of Manhattan's meatpacking district is transported to suburban Scarsdale, with an invigorated Mediterranean menu.
FRANKIE & JOHNNIE'S STEAKHOUSE LD T
77 Purchase St., Rye (914) 925-3900 frankieandjohnnies.com Distinguished reputation for the finest steaks, chops and seafood, the menu is classic steakhouse fare. The ambience: stylish sophistication.
GOLDFISH RESTAURANT LD
6 Rockledge Ave, Ossining (914) 762-0051 goldfishdining.com A convivial neighborhood spot for seafood, sporting a raw bar, open kitchen and two floors of dining.
GREENS AT COPAKE COUNTRY CLUB D
44 Golf Course Rd., Copake Lake (518) 325-0019 copakecountryclub.com Cozy and inviting atmosphere with fireside dining serving the freshest local products available. Beautiful views overlooking the golf course.
GUS' RESTAURANT & TAVERN LD
10 Quassaick Ave., New Windsor (845) 561-3113 gusrestaurant.com Known for thick-cut prime rib and roast pork, this popular family eatery transports diners to Alpine surroundings with German specialties passed down for generations.
HALF MOON D T
1 High St., Dobbs Ferry (914) 693-4130 harvest2000.com Casual American restaurant on the Hudson River with panoramic views extending to Manhattan. The diverse menu offers American favorites-fresh Montauk seafood, ceviches, raw bar and classic hamburgers-with imaginative flair.
HARPER'S RESTAURANT & BAR D T
92 Main St., Dobbs Ferry (914) 693-2306 harpersonmain.com A hip new neighborhood tavern restaurant serving American food with an all-American wine list. Simple, homey cooking using local, seasonal ingredients.
HARVEST ON HUDSON LD T
1 River St., Hastings-on-Hudson (914) 478-2800 harvest2000.com Overlooking the Hudson River and Palisades, a magnificent Tuscan farmhouse with a 30-foot high stone fireplace is the perfect setting for inspired Mediterranean cuisine.
HAVEN RESTAURANT LD T
472 Bedford Rd., Pleasantville (914) 747-4646 havenpleasantville.com Aptly named New American serving a market-driven menu in a warm, subdued dining room. In walking distance to the Jacob Burns Film Center.
HENRY'S AT BUTTERMILK FALLS INN D
220 North Rd., Milton (845) 795-1310 buttermilkfallsinn.com The long-awaited farm-to-table restaurant at the bucolic Buttermilk Falls Inn and Spa debuts with Restaurant Week.
HIDDEN CELLAR RESTAURANT D
1441 Route 9W, Marlboro (845) 236-4177 hidden-cellar.com Italian classic and contemporary cuisine served in a warm, inviting setting with two stylishly decorated dining rooms.
HUDSON GRILLE LD T
165 Mamaroneck Ave., White Plains (914) 997-2000 hudsongrilleny.com A beautifully appointed dining room and bar, the Grille delights with a seasonal approach to upscale American cooking.
HUDSON HOUSE OF NYACK D
134 Main St., Nyack (845) 353-1355 hudsonhousenyack.com An antique village hall/jailhouse turned restaurant and bar sets the stage for enjoying refined American cuisine and delicious desserts.
HUDSON HOUSE RIVER INN LD T
2 Main St., Cold Spring (845) 265-9355 hudsonhouseinn.com An historic 1832 landmark inn serving dryaged, hand-cut steaks and market-fresh fish. For more casual dining, the Tavern Room serves a lighter menu and pub fare.
HUDSON'S RIBS & FISH D
1099 Route 9, Fishkill (845) 297-5002 hudsonsribsandfish.com Popular steakhouse specializing in handcut, aged choice meats, fresh seafood delivered daily and trademark homemade popovers with strawberry butter.
IL BARILOTTO D
1113 Main St., Fishkill (845) 897-4300 ilbarilottorestaurant.com Italian trattoria and wine bar serving an innovative menu with influences from France and Spain, an extensive wine list in a warm, upbeat setting.
IL CENA COLO LD
228 S. Plank Rd., Newburgh (845) 564-4494 ilcenacolorestaurant.com Bringing the tastes of Northern Italy to the Hudson Valley since 1988; celebrating the simplicity of classic Tuscan cuisine.
IL FRESCO LD
15 Kings Hwy., Orangeburg (845) 398-0200 il-fresco.com Freshly prepared Italian fare served in a restored 1728 farmhouse with several quaint rooms adorned with candles and warmed by antique fireplaces.
IL PORTICO LD
89 Main St., Tappan (845) 365-2100 ilportico.com A national landmark in the charming historic district of Tappan, serving traditional Italian cuisine makes a warm and romantic setting.
IL SORRISO LD T
5 North Buckhout St., Irvington (914) 591-2525 ilsorriso.com Warm and inviting, popular Italian situated on a steep hill overlooking the shores of the Hudson. A unique wine cellar for private parties.
IL TESORO LD
6 North Church St., Goshen (845) 294-8373 iltesoro.us Northern Italian cuisine in a cozy brick and tapestry dining room. A knowledgeable staff and fine wine list.
IRON FORGE INN D
38 Iron Forge Rd., Warwick (845) 986-3411 ironforgeinn.com Located in a 1760's farmhouse producing a farm-centered modern American menu highlighting local products from cheeses to apples to duck.
IRON HORSE GRILL D T
20 Wheeler Ave., Pleasantville (914) 741-0717 ironhorsegrill.com Acclaimed contemporary American cuisine in the Pleasantville train station, around the corner from the Jacob Burns Film Center.
JACK'S IRISH PUB & RESTAURANT LD
2865 Rte. 6, Slate Hill (845) 355-3555 catlingardens.com Located in Catlin Gardens, the restored Victorian manor known for its elegant weddings. Recently expanded, it now includes a 40-room inn and warm and inviting pub/restaurant.
LA BOCCA LD T
8 Church St., White Plains 914-948-3281 laboccaristorante.com Intimate, earthy-colored space serving original, regional Italian cuisine. Authentic antipasto table and an extensive wine list.
LA LANTERNA RESTAURANT & CAFFE LD
23 Grey Oaks Ave., Yonkers (914) 476-3060 lalanterna.com Northern Italian with a Swiss influence served with Old World hospitality. Live music and a lively bar.