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Looking for nice restaurant within walking distant from a Metro North station south of Brewster Station

FOODJUNKIEVPC Oct 10, 2006 04:11 PM

Hi fellow hounds,
We are looking forward to meeting up with a friend halfway between NYC and upstate and think it would be nice to try a restaurant around Katonah, Pleasentville, etc. area off of the Harlem Metro North lines in the coming weeks and I need your help. Seeing as though we will not have a car, I am wondering if there are any good restaurants, any cuisine, within walking distance from one of the stations. My friend will be travelling the farthest, so I would want the restaurant to be just a few stops (5-6) after the Northeast station. I hope this is not too big of a request, however I know chowhound and I am always surprised at what responses I get, so I thank you in advance. Chow!

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    FOODJUNKIEVPC Oct 17, 2006 03:12 PM

    Thanks for the replies everyone, I looked into the suggestions and I am still open for others as well. Just want as many options as possible, more so for future excursions as well.

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      jon Oct 17, 2006 03:17 PM

      there's also the flying pig in mt. kisco (in the train station), and azuma sushi in hartsdale (great sushi literally 1/2 block away).

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        spa Oct 17, 2006 03:19 PM

        Frodo's is a block away from the Pleasantville train station. Highly recommended.

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        NickM Oct 11, 2006 12:33 AM

        There's the Blue Dolphin, in Katonah, a short walk from the Metro-North station. Italian food, in the Caprese style, with seafood and seafood influenced pastas (a smashing squid-ink linguine is a coveted special) particularly winning. It is set in an old railcar diner, and there's often a wait for seating, so be prepared for a leisurely stroll around the hamlet as you await your table.

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          DGresh Oct 10, 2006 04:50 PM

          Iron Horse Grill in Pleasantville is essentially *at* the train station. It's excellent; I think one of the best restaurants in northern westchester. There are several restaurants in Mt. Kisco within walking distance as well; Temptation Tea House comes to mind.

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