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Rehearsal Dinner in White Plains/Tarrytown?

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jasonb12 Mar 26, 2007 07:18 PM

Hi, I am stuggling to find the right place to have a rehearsal dinner for about 50-60 guests on a Friday night in the White Plains/Tarrytown area. We have a few elderly guests so we really want to avoid massive flights of stairs up or down for private rooms. Any thoughts would really help! Thanks.

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    lucyis RE: jasonb12 Mar 29, 2007 01:43 PM

    When do you need this res for, jason? Is there a favorite ethnicity? How much do you want to spend? Have you looked at The Kittle House? Sam's of Gedney way has a nice room and an elevator.

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      jasonb12 RE: lucyis Mar 29, 2007 08:25 PM

      It is for a Friday night in August. I am not partial to any particular cuisine but I suppose as long as "the masses" can find something on the menu, we should be good. All told, we would like to keep it under $70 p/p - alcohol included. Sam's of Gedney Way is intriguing. Thanks!

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      debmom RE: jasonb12 Mar 29, 2007 03:24 PM

      If it doesn't have to be a restaurant you might consider CV Rich mansion. I've heard the food is really good and the mansion is nice. It's in White Plains on Ridgeway. It could certainly accomodate 50-60 people. There are a couple of steps to get in the front door but they told me they can put a ramp on it for handicap accessibility.

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        jasonb12 RE: debmom Mar 29, 2007 08:35 PM

        Quite impressive. I am not from the area so all of this advice is a tremendous help, thanks to all...

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        yeshana RE: jasonb12 Mar 29, 2007 04:57 PM

        LOOK AT THE WHITE PLAINS WONENS CLUB AND THE SCARSDALE WOMENS CLUB. ALL OF THE WOMENS CLUBS ARE PRETTY AND GOOD FOOD. TARRYTOWN HOUSE HAS A FEW ROOMS TO SUIT YOUR NEEDS AS DOES THE CASTLE($$$$$)
        TRY THE IRVINGTON WATERFRONT OR MAIN STREET RESTAURANTS- MAY HAVE FRIDAY EVE AVAILABILITY.

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          jasonb12 RE: yeshana Mar 29, 2007 08:26 PM

          Will do, thanks!

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            debmom RE: yeshana Mar 30, 2007 11:04 AM

            White Plains Womens club is the CV Rich Mansion that I mentioned above, it's just an alternate name

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              debmom RE: yeshana Mar 30, 2007 11:17 AM

              Yeshana, have you ever been to Tarrytown House? I saw it and loved the room. How is the food? Thanx

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                yeshana RE: debmom Mar 30, 2007 04:23 PM

                FOOD IS GOOD- DEPENDING UPON YOUR CHOICE OF COURSE.IF YOU'RE BOOKING AN EVENT ANYWHERE, YOU CAN ASK FOR A SAMPLE TASTING.

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