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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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Gusto Pizza opens next to Encore Bistro, Larchmont...

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by gutreactions 1 day ago

Had my first taste of the artisanal pizza at new Gusto Pizza on Chatsworth Ave., Larchmont, and it was delish! The individual Pancetta pie topped with tomato, pancetta, creme fraiche, onion and moz...

Archie Grand coming to White Plains...

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by gutreactions 9 months ago

It has been in the works for months in the former James Joyce location on Mamaroneck Ave., White Plains. It is billing itself as 'New American', though one of the partners is Rory Dolan himself, ow...

Downtown New Rochelle development to spawn new crop of dining options...

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by gutreactions 3 years ago

There is a lot of new building activity in downtown New Rochelle, Westchester's 'Queen City' on the Sound. The RXR multi-use high rise between Main St. and Huguenot St. is moving forward, as is con...

La Panetiere, Rye, to close after 36 years...

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by gutreactions 27 days ago

Jacques Loupiac, founder and proprietor of La Panetiere in Rye, N.Y., has sold and will be retiring. He opened the restaurant in 1985 and through the years it prevailed as one of the top French res...

1730 Wine Bar Mount Vernon (Where Green Apples was)

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by jcmods 4 months ago

Since I live literally down the street from the place, I grew accustomed to a sign on the building that housed the defunct Green Apples that said, "Coming Soon." (It has said that for the past 7 ye...

Flavorful experience at Dive Oyster House, Briarcliff Manor...

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by gutreactions 1 month ago

Took a break during one of my fall drives and stopped into the new Dive Oyster House on Pleasantville Road in Briarcliff Manor. Was surprised to see Kenny Neziraj tending to the front of the house....

Ben's, Scarsdale, satisfied our Jewish deli craving...

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by gutreactions 1 year ago

With the High Holidays approaching, we had a yen for some good old-fashioned Jewish deli and a visit to Ben's on Central Park Ave. in Scarsdale satiated our most recent cravings. This is the food t...

Ernie's Wine Bar, Bronxville, starts Book Club...

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by gutreactions 2 years ago

I enjoy stopping in at Ernie's Wine Bar in Bronxville. It is a good place to unwind, savor a good wine, indulge in a signature dish. Among the different events held at this clubby space, just found...

Restos adding credit card processing fees to your bill...

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by gutreactions 5 months ago

I have noticed it more and more. Restaurants are posting up to a 3% processing fee to your final bill. I guess its an effort to defray some of the loss eateries incur to credit card companies. They...

Chef Talde bringing Goosefeather to Tarrytown House...

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by gutreactions 2 years ago

Chef/restaurateur Dale Talde had made a big name for himself in Park Slope, Brooklyn, with his take on Pan-Asian cuisine. Now, his newly formed restaurant group is working on Goosefeather at the Ta...

Buffet stations open at new DeCicco & Sons, Eastchester...

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by gutreactions 1 year ago

Took a walk thru the new DeCicco & Sons Market in Eastchester on Sunday and the family and staff were there in full force directing customers. It has taken about a year. There was a fast moving lin...

King Kone, Katonah, good place to cool off...

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by gutreactions 3 months ago

After dinner at a nearby restaurant we decided to stop off at King Kone on Rt. 100 in Katonah for dessert. It was like date-night. This retro fast food/dessert spot has been dishing it out for almo...

Tasty surprises at Barnwood Grill, Yorktown Heights...

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by gutreactions 3 months ago

While driving thru the lovely byways of northern Westchester, we cruised around the Amawalk Reservoir into the little hamlet known as Granite Springs, actually part of Yorktown Heights. There was a...

Giant meatballs at Mamma Francesca, New Rochelle...

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by gutreactions 6 years ago

I have been pleasantly surprised over my last several visits to the new Mamma Francesca on Pelham Road, New Rochelle. Flavorful versions of old classics like fresh Tomato Salad; Broccoli Rabe, one ...

Update on Westchester Steakhouses?

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by eldogg 1 year ago

There is a very old post from 1999 that I was hoping we could update on best steakhouses in Westchester. Next Monday is my birthday and normally I'd go to Benjamin's in Hartsdale where I have had v...

Jack's premiers in Eastchester...

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by gutreactions 1 year 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...

Sea Flame opens in Scarsdale...

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by gutreactions 2 years ago

Sea Flame Restaurant has opened on White Plains Road at the Vernon Hills Shops across from Lord & Taylor in Scarsdale. The name is a riff on the iconic surf & turf, and the menu offers a wide selec...

Serafina replacing Fig & Olive, Eastchester...

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by gutreactions 6 months ago

The Serafina group of restaurants has taken over the space that previously housed Fig & Olive, on Rt. 22, next to vacant Lord & Taylor in Eastchester/Scarsdale. Serafina operates at least 10 worldw...

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

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by gutreactions 11 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 ...

Smokehouse Tailgate Grill, Mamaroneck...

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by gutreactions 4 years ago

I have been visiting this BBQ restaurant (and more) in Mamaroneck over several months, especially during their happy hours, which runs all day Mondays. There are specially priced beers and appetize...