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Bedford/Mt. Kisco/Katonah area- looking for good pizza and good sushi

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ajaxshazam Dec 3, 2008 07:02 AM

We moved to Bedford about a year ago, and have struggled to find a) good pizza and b) really fresh sushi. Anyone have recommendations for us?

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    crappydeli Jun 8, 2009 10:38 AM

    Mario's Pizza at the Mt Kisco train station is usually great. Very tasty dough is the difference. Mario is a great guy and takes care of you. The seating is a bit tight and unfortunately, I still don't think they deliver.

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      rich51 May 11, 2009 06:10 PM

      i think the name is north broadway pizza, not sure though, they are on the main street in armonk -not too far away pretty good pizza also the one in north w.p also on n. broadway (furthr for you) is pretty good also , i think they may have been connected to each other at one time

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        steelydad May 11, 2009 01:44 PM

        Marcella's in Kisco on Rte 117 next to the Kisco DIner. Owned by a husband and wife team who are very nice, and make great pies.

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          PRFoodieWannabe Mar 20, 2009 05:24 AM

          Pinnocchio's - now open in Pound Ridge. They will deliver to Bedford! Try to Grandma's Pizza. Rivals any other pizza in the area.

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            apples Feb 2, 2009 06:20 PM

            Spoon in Chappaqua , next to D'Agostinos has god sushi.
            Pizza Station is also good, 2 locations-Chappaqua and Katonah. I like Gerardo's pizza and Basilico's food. Euro Pizza in Briarcliff(just closed the Millwood location) is good too

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              babbo55 Feb 2, 2009 05:37 PM

              i agree with trish ..Gerardos is really outstanding ..the scarpello is insane ..i swear i ordered 3 slices and took two home ...guys are so nice

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                PRFoodieWannabe Jan 2, 2009 05:17 PM

                Pinnocchio's just opened in Pound Ridge and delivers to Bedford. Real NY pizza. Nice guys and a well run business.

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                  LTSomma Dec 29, 2008 04:33 PM

                  I just had lunch at Blue this Saturday with 2 NYC friends who love sushi.

                  I usually avoid Fusion places like the plague ... but I was very pleasantly surprised.

                  Very fresh fish, friends reported excellent miso soup and I had very good spicy tom ka gai soup.

                  Cool atmosphere, though dark (no windows).

                  I shall return to try more dishes

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                    kerryfood Dec 9, 2008 08:57 AM

                    We've been happy with the pizza (and almost everything else) at Basilico's (especially the Margherita) though perhaps given the good reviews we should give Gerardo's another try - we didn't love it the few times we've tried it. Mt. Fuji always works for us for sushi - that said, I've heard Kira in Armonk is fabulously fresh and some of the best around.

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                      wincountrygirl Dec 9, 2008 11:10 AM

                      Actually, now that you mention it, I did hear the Kira is very good. Where is Basilico's?

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                        dolores Dec 9, 2008 11:19 AM

                        Kira would be my recommendation, if that isn't too far away.

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                          kerryfood Dec 11, 2008 02:23 PM

                          Basilico's is on Lexington, in a small strip near the Flying Pig. Here's their website - I've never tried ordering from it though.. http://www.basilicony.com/

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                        pishpesh Dec 6, 2008 10:00 AM

                        The pizza at 353 on 117? where John's Best Pizza used to be? The individual pizzas there are very good - thin crust and flavorful. the shortrib pizza is a bit too fru-fru, but the diavolo is very good.

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                          janeh Dec 6, 2008 10:18 AM

                          We had very good sushi at Okinawa in Mount Kisco last week,

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                          wincountrygirl Dec 6, 2008 08:44 AM

                          Actually, everyone has a different idea of good pizza,so what kind do you like? I like thin crust and crispy with a good sauce. I personally don't like Portofino as its big and I don't like the sauce much, but people here love it. So, it would depend on what kind you like. BTW - if you love New Haven pizza, we are getting a Pepes in Yonkers.

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                            NickM Dec 5, 2008 06:07 PM

                            Have you tried the pizza at Portofino in the A&P shopping center in Goldens Bridge? Easily recommendable, in my view. I have had good pizza at Peppino's in Katonah as well (eggplant is good there). Really fresh sushi can be a problem, although the freshest I've had was at Mt. Fuji, across Route 117 from the Target shopping center outside Mt. Kisco.

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                              chapgirl Dec 5, 2008 01:38 PM

                              I think the best pizza in Mt. Kisco is Basilico on Lexington Ave.
                              For Sushi Try WASABI in Tarrytown.The sushi Chef (Yang) is not only a great chef but very entertaining.Kind of a an Asian Don Rickles

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                                steelydad Dec 4, 2008 07:49 AM

                                Gerardo's pizza is as good as you will find in this area. There is a sushi place in Katonah in a little strip mall on the edge of town whose name escapes me but was good. If you can find any decent chinese, please let me know.

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                                  wincountrygirl Dec 4, 2008 08:11 AM

                                  The sushi place inthe strip mall is Haiku.

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                                  TrishNY12 Dec 4, 2008 06:40 AM

                                  I moved to Mt. Kisco in August and have tried every pizza place but two - so far my favorite is Gerado's on Main Street (past the hospital more towards Q). I've yet to find a sushi place yet :-( There aren't many to choose from - a new Asian fusion restaurant, Blue, opened on Main Street - I might give their sushi a try soon!

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                                    wincountrygirl Dec 3, 2008 08:28 AM

                                    Well, nothing really great. There is no good pizza pizza, but you can get a decent individual pizza at Tuscan Oven in Mt. Kisco, or at 121 in North Salem (very good). As far as sushi - Haiku in Cross River or Tengda in Katonah are very good.

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