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about 12 hours ago
chowdom in New York State (exc. NYC)

The Parlor- new restaurant in Dobbs Ferry

The dough nation pizza oven / truck is at the Chappaqua farmers market every other Saturday.
I think I remember seeing it 'last' Saturday!
http://chappaquafarmersmarket.org/may...

http://www.thecookerysdoughnation.com/

Jul 19, 2014
chowdom in New York State (exc. NYC)

Farmers Markets Northern Westchester, lower Hudson Valley?

Jon who is making cheese at Arattom Dairy took over Rainbeau Ridge...currently he rents./leases the farm from Lisa his goats are or were hers. He was asked to change the name in case his cheese sucked...It does not...he is making some amazing cheese.
If you can locate his cheese try it!
Also once available via the internet Acorn Hill Fromage blanc made with goat milk, dill and chives is good enough to wear... positively addictive. Their goats were not producing much due to the hot weather last year and I stopped seeing them at the Kingston and Red Hook markets, if you can find it you need to get some for yourself...it's really that good too.

Jul 12, 2014
chowdom in New York State (exc. NYC)

Farmers Markets Northern Westchester, lower Hudson Valley?

Thank you!

Jul 12, 2014
chowdom in New York State (exc. NYC)

Farmers Markets Northern Westchester, lower Hudson Valley?

Arratom sold 2 types of fresh goat cheese and feta...with a long back story.
I think the stand still said Feather ridge but I remember seeing the Yellow bell sticker. One of the family members for sure, just not clear on details.
A secret, DeCicco's sells feather ridge eggs, they come in on Fridays and are gone quickly...shushhhh
Thanks for sharing your purchases.
Arratom did the market last year.

Jul 12, 2014
chowdom in New York State (exc. NYC)

Farmers Markets Northern Westchester, lower Hudson Valley?

Update:
I meant to post this a while ago... Unfortunately Arattom Dairy is no longer a vendor at the Chappaqua farmers market. Arattom Dairy cheese is currently still available at Murrays, Saxelby, BHSB, Per Se...
As per the market manager Jon is concentrating on selling directly to his retail business and restaurant accounts only, at this time.

Today amongst other goodies I picked up an outstanding chard and blue cheese bread and a container of very stinky but equally delicious Amish Schmearkase from Bobolink at the Pleasantville market.

Feather Ridge farm did not have their eggs today, my favorite with their huge orange yolks, but they did have their incredible chickens...I was surprised that they did not have a line. If you have not purchased and cooked one of their chickens you really must...follow their cooking instructions... perfection
pictured is a Feather Ridge chicken that I previously purchased and cooked upstate...so delicious
bc chard bread
Schmearkase
EDIT:I am not sure what is going on at feather ridge they are either changing their name or "Yellow Belle" farm is a separate entity being run by someone who was once affiliated with Feather ridge.

Jul 12, 2014
chowdom in New York State (exc. NYC)

Lunch place in White Plains area

I had a really delicious salad at Buon Amici. The food in general was pretty good albeit I have only been there once. They have plenty of rooms I don't think space or privacy will be an issue. Just know that the prices of specials are not in line with menu prices, they are much, much higher.
Sorry this may be to far from 684 for you. North Central Avenue, White Plains.. http://www.buonamicirestaurant.com/lu...

Jul 09, 2014
chowdom in New York State (exc. NYC)

Tour guidance/guide for Ossining's ethnic restaurants?

Not sure what you are getting at...My sister and I don't always agree on restaurants usually but not always it is a consistency issue. She hated the Cookery I love it. That grilled squid looked great and like something I would enjoy because I like grilled squid with just olive oil and lemon on it. My sister also experienced good service while we did not. You will see I stated in my most recent post that perhaps they do simply grilled fish well.

Jul 09, 2014
chowdom in New York State (exc. NYC)

Follow up on Son's Bar Mitzvah at The Fairways at Dunwoodie

Congratulations and thanks for the tip on the space...I had no idea.
Too bad he didn't have a good time ;)

Jul 07, 2014
chowdom in New York State (exc. NYC)

Great crab legs in Westchester or Putnam

One more possibility
ANS seafood in Elmsford
http://www.anselmsford.com/
I have passed by a thousand times but stopped in today for the first time. I picked up some incredible halibut. All of the fish on display was pristine...wow what a pleasant surprise. You need to check this place
out!

Jul 03, 2014
chowdom in New York State (exc. NYC)
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Great crab legs in Westchester or Putnam

I've not been to one, but I believe a Joe's Crab Shack recently opened in the Palisades Center in Rockland County.

Jul 03, 2014
chowdom in New York State (exc. NYC)

Caffe Trento East in Yonkers -- closed?? :(

Welcome to CH Jsmitthy

Jul 02, 2014
chowdom in New York State (exc. NYC)

Peruvian Roast Chicken in Hartsdale

You are correct this is not Peruvian chicken..the owner explained to me where they are from and the style of chicken, of course I don't remember.

Jul 02, 2014
chowdom in New York State (exc. NYC)

Long Gone But Not Forgotten! Manhattan Memories

Thank you!

Jul 02, 2014
chowdom in Manhattan

Long Gone But Not Forgotten! Manhattan Memories

My pleasure...is there any way to get back into a thread to edit once the window has expired....thank you all for your contributions.

Jul 02, 2014
chowdom in Manhattan

Long Gone But Not Forgotten! Manhattan Memories

To make it easier for folks who may concerned about the possibility of posting a repeat restaurant I have done my best to compile a list of places already mentioned. Thanks to those of you who have shared memories and stories of old NY...
IMO it is worthwhile to read through each and every post in this thread... And yes... I have too much time on my hands!

Alcala
Asti's
Akbar, Park high 50's
Al Schacht
America
Arlequino
Assembly
Auto pub
Baltyk
Bavarian Inn on 86th
Beefsteak Charlie's
Belmore Cafeteria
Bethesda café, Central Park
Bigelows
Billy's on First Ave
Blarney Stones all over town
Bo Bo - Chinatown
Boca Chica
Bonampak
Bonte Pâtisserie
Brew Burger
Brussels (The)
Budapest
Buffalo Roadhouse
Bun N' Burger on 34th
Bus Stop Café
Cabana Carioca
Cafe Brussels
Cafe des Artistes
Caliban
Canton
Capsuoto Freres
Caravelle
Carmine's Seafood
Casa Brazil
Cavenaughs
Cendrillon
Chalet Suisse
Champlain
Chandlers Steakhouse - midtown
Chef Ma
Chelsea Central
Cherry
China Bowl
Chock full o' Nuts
Christ Cella
Christine's
Chung Yung on 27th
Coffee Villa
Col Legno
Copacabana
Cote Basque
Country Cousin on 3rd
Craig's Bakery
Cucina Stagionale
Czech Praha
Dangerfield's
Dardenelles on University
Delphi
Dobson's
Dubrow's
Éclair Bake shop
Edwardian, room Plaza Hotel
El Coyote
El Faro
El Pollo
El Teddy's
Elaines
Elizabeith White's
Ellen's Coffee shop, Chambers st
Ennio and Michael's
Ernies
Esther Kee's,Chinatown
Flammand
Florent
Fonda La Paloma
Forum of the Twelve Caesars
411 Bleecker st
French Romanian Steak House
Friday's before it was a chain
Gage & Tolner
Gascogne
Gaylord's
Gemmelis
Gino's on Lexington
Giordanos
Giovannis Atrium
Goody's
Greenbergs, bakery
Gripsholm (The)
Gulf Coast
Hamburger Harry's
Hawaii Kai
Henry Halper
Henry's
Hick's ice cream
Hobeau's
47th Street HoJos
Hong Fat
Hong Gung
Hong Wah
Horn & Hardart Automat on 42nd
Horn of Plenty
How's Bayou
Ideal Cafe on 86th Street
Il Faro,E 14th
Indian restaurants bet 1st and 2nd
Ino
Inside on Jones Street
Irish Pavilion
Italian Kitchen
Jack Dempsey's
Jane Street Seafood Cafe
Jim McMullin's
Joanna's
Joe's, McDougal
Jon Vie bakery
Kay's
Keneret
Kiev
Kleine Konditorei on 86th Street
Kramer's bakery on 2nd ave
La Casa de los Milagros
La Crepe
La Griglia
la grillade
La Maison
Larre's
Le Madrigal
Le Manoir
Le Marmiton
Le Petite Auberge
Leshko's
Lime House
Lindy's
Little Shanghai
Longchamps
Lorelei on 86th Street
Lou G. Siegel
Louisiana Community Bar and Grill
Luchow's
Luna's
Lutece
Madame Romaine de Lyon
Madras Woodlands
Magda's on Grove
Magic Pan
Mamma Leone's
Man Ray
Manny Wolf's
Manny's Car Wash
Marichu
Mary's in the Village
Maxwell's Plum
Mayfair
Mill (The)
Mocca
Moe's
Monsoon
Mr. Leos
Mr. Mike's
Nanni
Nanni Il Valetto
Nathan's in Times Square
Nedick's, all over town
Nicola Paone
Nirvana
Numerous long narrow bars on the West side
O Henry's
Orange Julius
Oscar's Salt of the Sea
Oscars seafood
Ottimo
Paddy's Clam House
Palm Court, Plaza Hotel
Parioli Romanisimo
Peacock
Pearl's, midtown Cantonese
Peppermint Park
Philippine Garden
Piccolo Mondo
Pireus My Love
Pita Express
Ponte's
Prexy's
Princess Pamela's
Provence
Quilted Giraffe
Quo Vadis
Rachel's
Ratner's
Ray's Pizza on First Ave,58 & 59
Red Tulip
Réné Pujol
Restaurant 68
Reuben's
Rio Mar
Riverrun in Tribeca
Roma Pizza, Bleecker
Romeo Salta
Rosolio
Ruc Czech
Rumplemeyers
Sabor
Sahib
Sand Bar
Sazerac House
Schrafft's
Sea Fare of the Agean
Seasons of My Heart
Shagorika
Sign of the Dove
Sloppy Louie's, seaport
Smokestack Lightning in Tribeca
Smokey's BBQ
Sonali
Sortk Club
Starthrower Café
Sugar Reef
Sutter's
Sweet's - seafood near Fulton Fish Market
Tapika
Tavola Calda da Alfredo
Teachers/Teachers Too on Broadway
Tennessee Mountain
Texarkana
The Ballroom
The Box Tree
The Cherry on Columbus avenue
The Fisherman's Net
The Palace
The Ruc on E72
Tiffany Diner
Tip Toe Inn
Toledo
Tommy Tang's
Top of the Sixes
Toscana
Trader Vic's, Plaza Hotel
Trattoria Alfredo
Umberto's
Wiley's
Windows on the World
Ying's Chinese in the West 60's
Yuet Sun
Z
Zig Zag
Zum Zum

Jul 01, 2014
chowdom in Manhattan
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Tour guidance/guide for Ossining's ethnic restaurants?

We finally made it to Doca's...what a disappointment.
had the clams in garlic
caldo verde soup
rib eye
the soup was okay but under seasoned
and a bit watery with a cornstarch like texture.
The clams in garlic was a terrible dish
probably the worst rendition I have ever
had. That is a table spoon in the pot look at
the size of the clams. They were the size and
consistency of the clams that come in the cans
of Progresso clam sauce, but chewy really gross.
The sauce tasted like spicy cilantro water
the garlic was indiscernible...truly
disgusting...blech!!!!
Had one bite of steak and spit it out.
So $24,00 + for a side of FF and veggies and way too much $$ for the awful clams we didn't eat either...
The steak had an odd taste and a strange texture it was cool and seemed as if, still frozen.
Letting ingredients shine through is one thing, serving tasteless crap is another, add to that Indifferent service...
Really horrid all around. I suppose if you order carefully simple grilled fish maybe you could have a decent meal...

The food at Lusitania in Yonkers IMO is so much better and the service friendly, just don't eat there if you are concerned with your salt intake...they can have a heavy hand. I find that to be an issue with many Portuguese restaurants.

Jul 01, 2014
chowdom in New York State (exc. NYC)

Long Gone But Not Forgotten! Manhattan Memories

Ellenost, getting a bit off topic here, have you been to the Smith museum of stained glass windows at the Navy Pier in Chicago, if so did you recognize the stained glass hanging light from Maxwell's Plum? it is not a Tiffany but it certainly looks like one, you will recognize it from the restaurant immediately. In addition to that lamp they have a respectable collection of Tiffany glass. Crazy unexpected place for a museum but the odd location only adds to its eclectic charm.

The food at the Navy Pier is not worth mentioning if you go definitely take the opportunity to dine at one of downtown Chicago's great restaurants.

Jun 28, 2014
chowdom in Manhattan

Long Gone But Not Forgotten! Manhattan Memories

Thx I'll take another look. I just remembered the Edwardian Room at the Plaza Hotel, I had foie gras for the first time there.

Jun 28, 2014
chowdom in Manhattan

Long Gone But Not Forgotten! Manhattan Memories

long gone but not forgotten and not necessarily good...iconic nonetheless

Jun 28, 2014
chowdom in Manhattan

Long Gone But Not Forgotten! Manhattan Memories

I'm surprised to see no mention of Sign of the Dove...perhaps I missed it.

Jun 28, 2014
chowdom in Manhattan
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Tour guidance/guide for Ossining's ethnic restaurants?

Thank you to all who recommended Docas. My sister had a late business appointment in Ossining and some time to kill. I emailed her this thread and she emailed me the attached pics with comments below

olives and bread gratis

"simple salad but super fresh w/oil & vinegar"

grilled squid with French fries, " Yummers not a drop left, squid simply grilled tender and flavorful, thin, crispy round fries and broccoli rabe no trace of bitterness very fresh but could have used a bit of cheese IMO. This dish was to be served with boiled potatoes but I saw a plate of these go by and well...."

"All of the food was extremely fresh and very simply prepared so that the flavors of the main ingredients were front and center."

Total $24.00
Thank you

Jun 27, 2014
chowdom in New York State (exc. NYC)
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Caffe Trento East in Yonkers -- closed?? :(

I stopped up there today to see what is going on at Café Nuccio Bakery formerly known as Caffe Trento.

The two young men behind the counter stated rather defensively that they are same folks who took over Caffe Trento two years ago while offering no explanation for the name change. I explained to them that it is difficult to see that they are open when passing by when the neon sign is not flashing open. They both stood in silence and looked at me as if I were insane. Of the personality less duo, one in kitchen whites the other in street clothes neither appeared to care a hoot about what I had to say :(

The refrigerator and cookie cases were on the empty side, however there was a full tray of donuts in one of the display cases....very depressing.
Several local restaurants relied heavily on Café Trento to supplement their dessert menus...I would be surprised if they are continuing to do so.

Jun 27, 2014
chowdom in New York State (exc. NYC)

Tuckahoe area

lol... IMO the ambiance is similar to that of a mausoleum.

Jun 26, 2014
chowdom in New York State (exc. NYC)
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Tuckahoe area

Two different animals!

Jun 26, 2014
chowdom in New York State (exc. NYC)

Tuckahoe area

I would cross a few more off the list I posted.I just wanted to get a sense of which menus the op was interested in then I would be comfortable making recommendations for places that deliver and that might be of interest to the op.

Jun 26, 2014
chowdom in New York State (exc. NYC)

Tuckahoe area

I attempted to address the delivery issue in my post....I guess I didn't do such a great job. I just wanted to get a sense of what the op was interested in and take it from there.

Jun 26, 2014
chowdom in New York State (exc. NYC)

Central Seafood Hartsdale

Last time we were there which was a few years ago the food was excessively salty also they brought us soup that we did not order and insisted we pay for it...we haven't been back since
We had enjoyed the food very much before that incident but the service always sucked.

Jun 26, 2014
chowdom in New York State (exc. NYC)

Caffe Trento East in Yonkers -- closed?? :(

Caffé Trento remained good for a bit after ownership changed. My last visit was about two months ago I was disappointed in everything I ordered, and meant to post about the visit.
It has reopened under a new name. I am not sure if the people who bought Caffe Trento are the current owners. There is a neon sign that says open but the place looks closed from the outside.

Jun 26, 2014
chowdom in New York State (exc. NYC)

Tuckahoe area

Carlo's does indeed deliver, I believe there is a $2.oo delivery fee.
In Tuckahoe there is
Chinese, Foo Chow
Italian and Pizza: Angelina's, Roma, Mama Assunta, Villagiao's Pizzeria
Kaji Sushi & Hibachi
Burrito Poblano, Mexican
Spice Village (Indian)
Bistro Latino (Spanish)
the Tap House
Tuck'd Away (very good burger and surprisingly good chocolate)

Down the road in Crestwood
the bagel loft
An American Bistro
Polpettina
Stevens Green
Take a look at the websites see if anything interests you and come back so we can make more specific recommendations.
Very few places deliver so you really can and should consider Bronxville, North East Yonkers and Eastchester.
Also Elia Taverna would be my pick, delicious Greek food in Chester Heights/Bronxville they do deliver to Tuckahoe.

Jun 26, 2014
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