Dining

There are many fine restaurants in Sleepy Hollow Country.

This is a diverse but by no means exhaustive selection of restaurants representative of the choices nearby our historic sites, organized by town. The restaurants did not pay for these listings; Selections were made by our staff.

Tarrytown & Irvington & Elmsford

Fine Dining

Chutney Masala
Irvington, NY
A most attractive Indian restaurant located near the river in Irvington.

Cellar 49
Tarrytown, NY
Located in the cellar of historic Biddle House Mansion on the grounds of Tarrytown House Estate, this small  tavern and wine cellar features modern twists on American fare. 

Equus Restaurant
Tarrytown, NY
Equus offers fine dining set in the luxurious surroundings of the Castle-on-the-Hudson. The restaurant is perfect for special occasions, business meetings or romantic outings. The greenhouse features views of the Hudson River, while an interior room boasts a roaring fireplace in fall and winter.

Il Sorriso
Irvington, NY
A charming restaurant on a side street off Main Street, near the river. Pleasant atmosphere in an older building. Ambitious Italian cuisine and an outdoor dining area.

Mima Vinoteca
Irvington, NY
They bill themselves as a wine bar/restaurant. This was the former location of the Red Hat restaurant and is very attractive, on Main Street in Irvington.

MP Taverna
Irivngton, NY
Contemporary Greek food in a beautiful setting. By the river, but no river views.

Osaka Japanese Steak House & Sushi Bar
Tarrytown, NY
Japanese cuisine served at hibachi tables, in tatami rooms or at a sushi bar.

RiverMarket Bar and Kitchen
Tarrytown, NY
Locally-sourced, farm-to-table cuisine.

Ruth's Chris Steakhouse
Tarrytown, NY
Located in the Westchester Marriott, this steakhouse features USDA prime steaks, chops, fresh seafood, and live Maine lobsters, and an award-winning wine list.

Tarry Tavern
Tarrytown, NY
Fresh, house-made foods. American cuisine, but drawing some inspiration from French and Italian culinary traditions.

The Twisted Oak
Tarrytown, NY
Locally sourced New American fare with Italian influences. Menu changes daily.

Casual Fare

Bella's Restaurant
Tarrytown, NY
An award-winning, classic American diner.

Bibille Korean Fusion
Tarrytown, NY
Fresh Korean fusion served to stay or to go. Located across from the Music Hall.

Bistro 12
Tarrytown, NY
Mediterranean fare.

Bistro Z
Tarrytown, NY
An upscale, modern American bistro at the Doubletree Hotel.

Cooper's Mill
Tarrytown, NY
Locally and regionally sourced ingredients star in the eatery's upscale American plates. Located at the Westchester Marriott.

Horsefeathers
Tarrytown, NY
A cozy, casual tavern. Excellent pub fare and large beer selection. Some outdoor dining.

La Chinita Poblana
Irvington, NY
Authentic Mexican in a cozy and inviting space. 

Lefteris Gyro
Tarrytown, NY
Authentic Greek cuisine.

Little B's
Tarrytown, NY
Easygoing restaurant/bar featuring build-your-own burgers, along with bourbon and craft brews.

Mint Premium Foods
Tarrytown, NY
Charming cafe with international dishes and gourmet shop.

Pik Nik
Tarrytown, NY
Authentic Southern-style barbecue. Menu

Raasa
Elmsford, NY
Sophisticated menu of tasty, authentic Indian cuisine. Excellent buffet lunch.

River City Grille
Irvington, NY
Set at the intersection of Route 9 and Main Street in Irvington, this restaurant looks like a brightly painted diner from the outside. Inside, however, it's clear that diner days are long past. The décor is cheerful and the food good.

Silver Tips Tea Room
Tarrytown, NY
Sandwiches, soups, salads, scones, afternoon tea. Casual and simple, no frills, with many teas to choose from.

Swagat
Tarrytown, NY
Authentic Indian cuisine.

Sweet Grass Grill
Tarrytown, NY
In the heart of the village, right on Main Street. Features an ever-changing menu that incorporates ingredients from more than a dozen local farms. Lots of vegetarian options. Full bar. Bright and comfortable.

The Tapp
Tarrytown, NY
A gastropub serving traditional bar food and much more.

The Taco Project
Tarrytown, NY
Casual Mexican fare using fresh ingredients. Open for lunch and dinner.

Toasted Barrel
Tarrytown, NY
Contemporary American fare and an extensive whiskey and bourbon list (hence the name). Located in the lobby of the Sheraton Tarrytown.

Yogurt Le Crêpe
Tarrytown, NY
Sweet and savory crêpes along with a wide selection of frozen yogurt.

River Views

The Red Hat
Irvington, NY
Attractively decorated restaurant featuring American and some continental cuisine.

Sunset Cove
Tarrytown, NY
Tucked into a corner of the Irvington Boat Club (access via Tarrytown) Sunset Cove is hard to find but affords views of the Hudson River. Boat club atmosphere.

Sleepy Hollow & Pocantico Hills

Fine Dining

Blue Hill at Stone Barns
Pocantico Hills, NY
Blue Hill at Stone Barns is the Barber family's second restaurant for fine dining, their first being the well-known, highly regarded "Blue Hill," in Greenwich Village. Their creative, prix fixe menus reflect the seasons and feature food from Hudson Valley and regional farms. In 2004, the New York Times rated this restaurant "excellent." Reservations for the restaurant (dinner only) are required. Blue Hill also runs a small, informal café for lunch and snacks. Reservations are not needed for the cafe.

Casual Fare

rattoria with wonderful ambience and some of the best fresh organic pasta dishes from both the northern and southern regions of Italy - See more at: http://www.destinationsleepyhollow.org/2010/06/finalmente-trattoria-italiana-wine-bar-.html#sthash.kH2Bj2pJ.dpuf

The Huddle
Sleepy Hollow, NY
Classic bar food and a choice of 20 craft beers and 4 wines on tap. 

J.P. Doyles
Sleepy Hollow, NY
An informal Irish pub and restaurant on Beekman Avenue.

Red Zebra
Sleepy Hollow, NY
Named after an heirlook tomato, this farm-to-table restaurant serves Italian-inspired fare, such as hand-cut pasta and grilled pizza, aside a dazzling selection of cocktails.

Santorini
Sleepy Hollow, NY
A family-owned Greek restaurant rated "very good" by the New York Times.

Seaspice
Sleepy Hollow, NY
Traditional Thai cuisine.

River View

Bridge View Tavern
Sleepy Hollow, NY
A wide selection of draft beer, house smoked barbecue, and a variety of salads, seafood, and other American cuisine. View of the Tappan Zee and the Hudson.

Croton-on-Hudson

Casual Fare

Anton
Croton-on-Hudson, NY
Spanish and American cuisine, this family-run restaurant is open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. It is at 337 S. Riverside Ave., just up the street from Van Cortlandt Manor. 

Asagao Sushi
Croton-on-Hudson, NY
Korean, ramen, and fresh sushi.

Cappricio II 
Croton-on-Hudson, NY
Italian cuisine and pizzas made from fresh ingredients.

For the Great Jack O’Lantern Blaze 2017, Capriccio II will be offering a 10% discount to dine-in customers who present their Blaze tickets for same night of their dining experience.

Croton Colonial Restaurant & Diner
Croton-on-Hudson, NY
A local favorite, this diner serves standbys such as homemade soups, hot open-faced sandwiches, and hamburgers along with a selection of paninis and Greek and Italian dinner entrées until 1am every day. Family friendly.

For the Great Jack O’Lantern Blaze 2017, the Croton Colonial Diner will be offering Blaze- and fall-themed specials. 

Gaetano’s Italian Grille 
Croton-on-Hudson, NY
This Italian restaurant offers traditional dishes plus wood-fired and brick-oven pizzas. Open for lunch and dinner.

Holy Smoke
Croton-on-Hudson, NY
This barbecue spot serves favorites such as Texas brisket, ribs and fried pickles, and also boasts one of the area’s biggest selection of craft beers.

Justin Thyme Café
Croton-on-Hudson, NY
This Café serves American cuisine with an international flair in an historic landmark site. Steaks, seafood, pasta, burgers, salads and wraps are available plus a children's menu and house made desserts. Fall specials include apple cider martinis and locally brewed pumpkin ale. 

Memphis Mae’s BBQ Bistro
Croton-on-Hudson, NY
Voted “Best of Westchester BBQ” 2016, Memphis Mae’s offers a wide variety of authentic southern BBQ and down home American cuisine in a casual dining environment.

Pronto Pizzeria and Restaurant
Croton-on-Hudson, NY
Conveniently located in the Shop Rite plaza across from Van Cortlandt Manor, Pronto offers classic Italian favorites plus pizza (by the slice or full pie) and a bar.

Raga Indian Cuisine
Croton-on-Hudson, NY
Authentic Indian dishes prepared fresh daily. 

Samurai Sushi
Croton-on-Hudson, NY
Japanese sushi and hibachi. 

Tagine
Croton-on-Hudson, NY
Another inviting option from the owners of Umami Café, Tagine is a French Brasserie with a Moroccan accent, and was rated “Very Good” by the New York Times. A small wine bar accommodates diners who prefer the casual style of the bar. 

The Tavern at Croton Landing
Croton-on-Hudson, NY
A creative pub menu with many craft beers on tap.

Umami Cafe
Croton-on-Hudson, NY
This kid-friendly spot offers $6 children’s plates and is located less than ½ mile from Van Cortlandt Manor. Adults will enjoy the international selection, ranging from Thai Curry and Hanger Steak to Wagyu Burgers. Reservations are not taken, but the restaurant prides itself on serving large groups quickly.

Yuka's Latin Fusion 
Croton-on-Hudson, NY
Tapas, tacos, house-made sangria, margaritas, mojitos and other Central American, South American, and Spanish cuisine.

For the Great Jack O’Lantern Blaze 2017, Yuka’s Latin Fusion will be offering a 10% discount to dine-in customers who present their Blaze tickets for same night of their dining experience. Please, note that this offer cannot be combined with other offers or gift certificates.

Fine Dining

Eatalia on the Hudson
Croton-on-Hudson, NY
Traditional Southern Italian cuisine with a modern American flair.

Fino
Croton-on-Hudson, NY
Specializes in Northern Italian cuisine.

For the Great Jack O’Lantern Blaze 2017, Fino will be offering a special express three-course meal, including an appetizer, salad, and entrée, along with a coffee and desert.

Ocean House Oyster Bar & Grill
Croton-on-Hudson, NY
A seafood lover's paradise that mimics the feel of a classic oceanfront eatery.

Further afield

Fine Dining

Crabtree's Kittle House
Chappaqua, NY
Excellent "Progressive American Cuisine" with award-winning wine list. The setting is a colonial style inn in a suburban neighborhood near the Readers Digest headquarters. One of the best known Westchester "destination" restaurants, Crabtree's Kittle House is expensive - but worth it. The Inn has 12 guest rooms in addition to the restaurant.

Peter Pratt's Inn
Yorktown, NY
Attractive country inn in a historic building with fireplace and atmosphere.

Casual Fare

Tomatillo
Dobbs Ferry, NY
An informal, affordable Mexican restaurant featuring many fresh, seasonal ingredients from the Hudson Valley, including organic produce from Stone Barns.

River Views

Harvest-on-Hudson
Hastings-on-Hudson, NY
Harvest's waterfront setting affords spectacular views of the Hudson River and the Palisade Cliffs. It takes a few twists and turns through Hastings to arrive at this remarkable site, but sophisticated Mediterranean cuisine and a fine wine list combine for a superb high-end dining experience.

The Boathouse
Ossining, NY
This casual, friendly waterside eatery overlooks marinas and the Hudson River. It's great place to get a meal or maybe a drink and a few appetizers and watch the sunset. It's within walking distance of the Ossining train station.