Frogmore Tavern has quickly become one of our favorite dining destinations when we are in Kingston. A talented kitchen and a well prepared American bistro style menu are the reasons to try it, and now you can add a new roof top bar to the attractions.
The restaurant’s creative kitchen, directed by partners Zacary Pelaccio and Jori Emde (of NYC’s Fatty ‘Cue / Fatty Crab fame) raise foraging and “farm to table” cooking to high art, utilizing offerings from their farm in Old Chatham and other nearby Hudson Valley growers.
The Deluccia name will be familiar to many Hudson Valley diners. The family that brought you the Nic L Inn on Rte 55 in Lagrange, and the Lynick House on Rte 376 is back, with a bistro – wine bar in Poughkeepsie’s Waterfront district.
It has been a few years since I have written about this Hudson Valley jewel in Kingston’s Uptown Stockade District. That is an oversight on my part, since Boiton’s is a regular stop on our list of Hudson Valley favorites, especially if we are at UPAC for a show.
Mountain Brauhaus Restaurant 3123 US Route 44 Gardiner, NY 12525 845 255 9766 Lunch and Dinner, Wednesday through Sunday Closed Monday and Tuesday www.mountainbrauhaus.com This perennial Hudson Valley favorite has been serving up great food and great times since 1955. We have been dining here regularly for over thirty years. The proprietor, Mark Ruoff, is the […]
Fans of Gianni Scappin will be happy to hear that he is back in Rhinebeck. Gianni was one of the original co-owners at Gigi Trattoria, just around the corner from his newest location. He also runs Cucina Woodstock.
Swift’s dining room overlooks Beacon Falls on Fishkill Creek. The Roundhouse at Beacon Falls Swift Restaurant 2 East Main St., Beacon, NY 12508 Reservations: 845-765-8369 Dinner: Wednesday through Sunday Restaurant Website The Roundhouse at Beacon Falls is perched on the banks of the Fishkill Creek, overlooking Beacon Falls. The restoration of the historic complex of buildings […]
Le Express Bistro and Bar 1820 New Hackensack Road Wappingers Falls, NY 12590 Phone: 845.849.3565 Lunch: Monday ~ Friday Dinner: Monday ~ Saturday Some rumored changes at Le Express Bistro prompted us to visit, and our Wednesday night crew stopped in last night for dinner. John Lekic, who was one of the original owners, […]
Gunk Haus Restaurant and Biergarten 387 South Street, Highland, NY 12528 Phone 845.883.0866 www.gunkhaus.com Serving Lunch & Dinner Closed on Tuesday The Gunk Haus Restaurant and Biergarten bills itself as a local gastro pub, which does sound like a New York hiptser moniker for this very traditional village brahaus. The charming eatery is situated beneath […]
88 Charles Street Cafe Montgomery, NY 12549 845.457.9850 www.88charlesstreetcafe.com Open for Dinner – 7 Days Lunch – Monday through Friday This review was updated in December 2015. You can read that review here. It has been twenty five years since Mario Balicich opened the doors to 88 Charles Street – back in 1987. The building […]