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Westchester County

Fifty Years of Eating Together: For the Love of Food

Fifty years contain a lot of food, so it's no wonder a couple coming up on their golden anniversary has made many delicious memories together. From coffee and Korean food to snack-size Hershey bars...
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Curry on Purdy opens in Harrison...

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by gutreactions 4 days ago

It is Westchester's newest Indian restaurant and it opened last August, right in the middle of the pandemic. Intrepid they are. Curry on Purdy is located at the sight that previously held Risoli's,...

Yonkers Miasarnia for delicious kielbasy...

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by gutreactions 4 months ago

They have been importing and producing Eastern European specialties like kielbasa since the 1960s, and I am pleased to report that our latest buy there was terrific! We drove down winding Palmer Av...

Intrepid shoppers at winter Farmers Market, Ossining...

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by gutreactions 12 days ago

It was a cold morning, but we decided to take a drive to the outdoor Winter Farmers Market in Ossining. It operates Saturdays from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. There were perhaps 6 or 7 vendors in place whe...

Cosimo & Johnny's Pizza, Eastchester: a good slice...

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by gutreactions 2 years ago

Cosimo & Johnny's Pizzeria opened a couple of months ago in a free-standing space (previously a deli) on White Plains Road in Eastchester and the buzz has been continuous. Johnny's uncle is an owne...

Name that restaurant -- unnamed restaurant for sale in Westchester

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by MisterBill2 20 days ago

I found an interesting restaurant for sale listing on a real estate site. No name, location or pictures for confidentiality but a bunch of details. Anyone care to guess which it is? I have no idea....

9AEATS Food Truck Park opens in Elmsford...

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by gutreactions 5 months ago

Westchester's first Food Truck Park opens this weekend on Route 9A in Elmsford, the site of the former Red Fox Diner, just off Rt. 287. It is still a work in progress, but backers hope to offer a t...

Dubrovnik, New Rochelle, brings back Happy Hours...

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by gutreactions 6 months ago

The crew at Dubrovnik Restaurant in New Rochelle have been taking extra measures to keep the restaurant active. Covid guidelines are in place. Their outdoor patio/garden is as lovely as ever. They ...

Robust Italian at Trattoria Vivolo, Harrison...

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by gutreactions 2 years ago

Stopped into Trattoria Vivolo in Harrison last night for dinner with a friend. It sits right across the street from the Harrison Metro-North station. Chef/owner Dean Vivolo is a wonderful host who ...

White Plains Restaurant Month: 1/2-31, 2021...

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by gutreactions 25 days ago

Kicking off the New Year, White Plains BID is launching White Plains Restaurant Month with a variety of dining options from the city's downtown area. Restaurants are expected to offer prix fixe spe...

Anyone dined in an 'igloo' yet?

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by gutreactions 26 days ago

Due to Covid protocols, restaurants have been trying all sorts of outdoor enclosures for safe dining. Igloos, tents, little greenhouses. Thinking of doing an igloo meal locally. What to look for? W...

Jack's premiers in Eastchester...

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by gutreactions 3 months ago

They were ready to open last March, but due to the Covid crisis they had to delay. After a major renovation to the former Edmondo's (Yefsi) space on Main St. in Eastchester, Jack's Bar & Restaurant...

Vibrant food & nightlife at Alvin & Friends, New Rochelle...

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by gutreactions 1 year ago

It was a lovely late summer evening when we stopped into Alvin & Friends on Memorial Highway in downtown New Rochelle. The place was popping at around 8 p.m., and we took seats in the bar/lounge. T...

Lobster prices coming down: how do you like them?

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by gutreactions 7 months ago

Now is a good time to buy lobsters. I have noticed sale prices at local markets starting at $6.99 lb. for pound and a quarter; a bit more for larger sizes. Even frozen lobster tails have been on sa...

Ku Asian Bistro brings delicious fusion to Bronxville...

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by gutreactions 5 years ago

Opened late last year, Ku Asian Bistro took over the free standing building that previously housed Oriental Palace in the Chester Heights section of Bronxville. We've tried it several times both ea...

Good snacking at The Rail House, Pelham...

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by gutreactions 1 month ago

They first opened as Baci, then a few months later they morphed into The Rail House 10803, a vintage railroad themed eclectic American/Italian themed restaurant and bar. The restaurant is located n...

Prepping for Hanukkah: your favorites, best sources...

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by gutreactions 1 year ago

Hanukkah, the 'Festival of Lights', is coming up fast. What traditional dishes are your family favorites? Which markets/stores offer the best variety of ingredients? Do you cook it up at home, or d...

Bouche de Noel for the Holidays in Westchester?

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by gutreactions 1 month ago

We are seeking a bakery or market that prepares a delish celebratory Bouche de Noel in the greater Westchester area. Fresh as possible, of course. Anyone try the Bouche sold at La Renaissance Patis...

Take-Out & Delivery services right now in metro N.Y...

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by gutreactions 10 months ago

During the coronavirus crisis, the restaurant business has now been whittled down to take-out & delivery within prescribed hours in New York, New Jersey & Connecticut. While some establishments off...

'Fritay Lakay' at Minis Latin Fusion, New Rochelle...

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by gutreactions 2 months ago

It was the first time I tried this dish. It is a mainstay in Haitian/Caribbean cuisine and it has been added the the fusion menu at Minis. According to proprietor Nicole Pirraglia-Piparo, the idea ...

Fried chicken recs?

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by vinouspleasure 2 months ago

would love to hear your recommendations for fried chicken, not much to recommend in the northern part of the county. My mom moved south when I was a kid and we had incredible fried chicken (and bbq...