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FarFar Nov 21, 2006 10:34 PM

My wife and I will be celebrating our 43rd anniversary in Tarrytown. Can anyone steer me to a restaurant in the area for a suitably romantic evening. Price not a major issue, but ethnic cuisine not preferred. Thanks.

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    DGresh Nov 22, 2006 11:51 AM

    No doubt someone will recommend Blue Hill at Stone Barns, quite close to Tarrytown. I tend to think it's somewhat over-rated (though very good) and *very* expensive.

    If you're willing to drive across the bridge, I'd recommend Xaviars in Piermont only a couple miles away; Peter Kelly's restaurants *never* disappoint, and the food and atmosphere wonderful.

    1. jon Nov 22, 2006 01:48 PM

      go to the iron horse grille in pleasantville. my favorite restaurant in westchester; delicious food, fairly romantic and you can even go see a great film at the jacob burns center after.

      1. i_eat_a_lot_of_ice_cream Nov 22, 2006 11:02 PM

        the kittle house in chappaqua is perfect for a special occasion.

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          intrepid Nov 23, 2006 02:38 PM

          equus in the castle in tarrtyown

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            dolores Nov 23, 2006 03:05 PM

            intrepid, were you happy there? I brought my husband there for a special occasion and it appeared that they measured out the wine with a tablespoon.

            I asked for more, and got it. But it's not a place I would revisit.

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              intrepid Nov 24, 2006 03:33 PM

              i eat there perhaps once every 12 months..i prefer blue hill stone barns..eat there once a month

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                wwk Nov 27, 2006 01:11 AM

                One of our favorite intimate restaurants is Plates in Larchmont. A small house / restaurant in the park. Fabulous food. Expensive, so good for a special occasion. web is platesonthepark.com

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