There’s something embracing about a fresh-air, outdoor dining experience. The inspiring atmosphere of open space, sans walls, seems to kindle the appetite, the ambiance, and the frame of mind. Whether having a casual lunch “catching up” on life’s endeavors or a candlelight tête-à-tête, intimately share love and lovingly prepared foods at these locations.
Peekamoose Restaurant & Tap Room
8373 Route 28, Big Indian
Surrounded by lush mountains, the Peekamoose
Restaurant & Tap Room features a seasonal
outdoor deck where you can dine under a
canopy of stars while listening to the stream
below. The menu has been called “farmhouse
cuisine”—as its offerings change daily with
what’s freshest in the market.
Sportsman ’s Alamo Cantina
Main Street, Phoenicia
Enjoy authentic Mexican in their newly renovated
dining room, sidewalk cafe, or back deck with
awesome mountain views.
Brio’s Pizzeria & Restaurant
Main Street, Phoenicia
Experience the village of Phoenicia from Brio’s
outdoor patio. Taste wood-fired treats like pizza,
breads, chicken, or fish fresh out of the oven.
Open for breakfast, lunch, or dinner.
5340 Route 28, Mount Tremper
Serving classic American fare in a cozy, familyfriendly
atmosphere. Sit out on the back patio
overlooking the Esopus Creek.
295 Tinker Street, Woodstock
Sit down to a world-class dinner served
streamside or fireside located at the edge of
109 Mill Hill Road, Woodstock
Cucina boasts a contemporary
Italian menu based on seasonal,
local ingredients. Enjoy your meal
on the wraparound porch.
17 Mill Hill Road, Woodstock
Landau Grill serves American
cuisine. Sit out on the outdoor
seating area that overlooks Tinker
Street and enjoy the summer
Garden Cafe on the Green
6 Old Forge Road, Woodstock
Experience fresh, homemade
vegetarian organic cuisine at
Garden Cafe. It is a charming
and cozy vegetarian restaurant. A
wonderful place to dine, even for
meat eaters. Enjoy eating in the
garden for a special treat!
85 Mill Hill Road, Woodstock
Violette is a country French and
continental restaurant. Fresh tastes,
simply prepared. Enjoy your meal
on a covered patio.
New World Home Cooking
1411 Route 212, Saugerties
At New World Home Cooking, the
cuisine is based on lustily spiced
home cooking from around the
world. Soak up the colors and bask
in the big flavors of New World
626 Route 212, Saugerties
Your bistro latino, where the best
food, art, and entertainment meet
in a space brimming with culture,
earthly delights, and much more!
11 Broadway, Kingston
Savonas Trattoria is a casual styled
Italian restaurant, housed on the
historic Kingston waterfront in a
former opera house that dates back
to the 1800s. The menu blends old
world cooking and famous classics.
While sidewalk dining, sit back,
relax, and enjoy these classic-style
1 Broadway, Kingston
Mariner’s Harbor anchors historic
Kingston’s Rondout waterfront
district. Enjoy the seafood cuisine
from one of the many outdoor
tables set up along the waterfront.
47 North Front Street, Kingston
Treat yourself to traditional American
food from the outdoor dining patio
and enjoy the breathtaking views of
the Catskill Mountains.
11 High Street, Kingston
Riccardi’s offers excellent food and
excellent service. Dine outside in
the garden patio, which features a
bar, and choose from the wonderful
selection of Italian dishes.
237 Forest Hills Drive, Kingston
Skytop is a grand chalet sitting on
a hill with massive wooden beams
supporting a beautiful finished wood
ceiling. Admire the fantastic views from the outdoor patio as you enjoy a
Restaurant at The Inn at Stone Ridge
3805 Main Street, Stone Ridge
Offering fine dining in a restored,
18th-century Dutch Colonial Mansion.
Seated under the beautiful porch, enjoy
a dinner for two and the views of the
gardens, orchards, rolling fields, and
4162 Route 209, Stone Ridge
Stop by Cherries Deli for ice cream or
for delicious burgers and fries. These
are just a few things off the mouthwatering
menu. Enjoy the many menu
items from the newly renovated outdoor
Route 213 and Old Route 213
Northern Spy Cafe is nestled among
waterfalls and apple orchards in the
beautiful village of High Falls. Enjoy the
contemporary and creative American
cuisine on the screened outdoor patio.
5100 Route 209, Accord
Enjoy the farm stand’s homemade
delights on the outdoor stone patio
nestled in their beautiful garden
complete with koi pond. Outdoor BBQ
5125 Route 209, Accord
Specializing in all-natural and organic
pizza, salads, and calzones. Eat inside
the barn or on the picnic tables on the
back deck overlooking the Rondout
419 Main Street, Rosendale
Join Bywater Bistro on their back porch
and extensive creek-side garden to
sample from their diverse menu.
434 Main Street, Rosendale
The Rosendale Café offers some of the
best vegetarian food and performing
artists in the Hudson Valley. Enjoy a
sunny or candlelit meal in a unique
setting on the newly created cafe patio.
446 Main Street, Rosendale
Twisted Foods is a fun place to have
homemade and delicious...pretzel rolls,
pretzel croissants, and so much more!
Enjoy these treats on the outdoor patio.
1 Madeline Lane, Rosendale
Market Market cafe is a restaurant and
micro-venue. Enjoy delicious vegetarian
and omnivorous meals on the outdoor
Corner of Grist Mill Road, Tillson
Relax and dine on their outdoor patio,
and indulge yourself in their American
5 Main Street, New Paltz
La Stazione, located in the old New
Paltz train station, serves eclectic Italian.
The location gives it a nice view and
interesting architecture. Enjoy your meal
on the outdoor patio, which also
includes a full bar.
Village Tea Room
10 Plattekill Avenue, New Paltz
The Village Tea Room is located
in a landmarked, 200-year-old
building that was formerly the
family’s village tailor shop. The
menu features seasonal traditional
hearty dishes from a variety of
European cooking traditions. Enjoy
your meal on the shaded patio—a
serene and secluded spot in the
heart of the bustling village.
175 Main Street, New Paltz
Enjoy America cuisine from one of
the two full tables on the patio. A
new concept in innovative regional
cuisine. Great take-away foods
and specialty drinks.
Gilded Otter Brewing
3 Main Street, New Paltz
The Gilded Otter Brewing
Company is a clean and spacious
brew-pub. The brewery is the only
place to buy Gilded Otter beer.
Enjoy a family dinner under the
covered side deck, which perfectly
fits the hilly terrain.
10 Main Street, New Paltz
The Harvest Cafe and Wine
Bar features an expansive New
World wine list and seasonal New
American menu with vegetarian
selections. Dine on the deck
for spectacular views of the
Shawangunk Ridge and Wallkill
Bistro Mountain Store
3124 Route 44/55, Gardiner
The Bistro Mountain Store is
a full service deli and grocery
store located at the foot of
the Shawangunk Cliffs! Enjoy
gourmet salads, sandwiches, and
homemade baked goods from the
front porch patio.
220 North Road, Milton
Nestled among the carriage
houses at the historic Buttermilk
Falls Inn & Spa, Henry’s Farm to
Table is a warm and inviting dining
room—whether it is dinner at
the exclusive Chef’s Table in the
kitchen, drinks at the inviting bar
in the dining room, or a table on
the deck or porch overlooking the
Foster’s Coachhouse Tavern
6411 Montgomery Street, Rhinebeck,
Foster’s is located in the heart of
historic Rhinebeck. Enjoy hearty
classic American dishes from the
dining room or on their beautiful
and large outdoor patio.
6422 Montgomery St, Rhinebeck
Best described as “Hudson Valley
Mediterranean,” Gigi menus
celebrate the seasonal bounty of our
local farms with innovative, artfully
crafted dishes prepared with the
freshest Hudson Valley produce. Sit
in their generous outdoor seating
area in the heart of the Village of
6426 Montgomery Street, Rhinebeck
Enjoy scrumptious meals while dining
inside or outside this former church.
Patio dining is now open for the
spring/summer season; grab a seat
in the sun, on the covered deck, or
in the shade under one of their patio
4 Grinnell Street, Rhinecliff
In season, enjoy outdoor seating
on the riverside patio at this hotel’s
61 East Market Street, Red Hook
A family run osteria serving authentic
Italian meals as you would find in the
countryside. Eat in the dining room or
on the front porch.
7488 South Broadway, Red Hook
Serving local produce, meats, and
spirits on the enclosed outdoor patio.
55 Broadway, Tivoli
Luna has been serving organic
vegetarian food to the Hudson Valley
for over 10 years. Dine inside or out
on the garden patio in the sweet
Village of Tivoli.
53 Broadway, Tivoli
Madalin is a great upstate escape,
whether just for a drink and snack in
the comfortable tavern or for dinner
out on the wrap-around porch in
summer, or anytime in the elegant
antique dining room.
52 Broadway, Tivoli
TexMex food in a great, funky
atmosphere with the warmth and
welcoming demeanor prevalent in the
Southwest. Dine indoors or out.
1 North Water Street, Poughkeepsie
An affordable waterfront restaurant
in Poughkeepsie with outdoor dining
for 125 and glass-enclosed dining
rooms located between The Walkway
Over The Hudson and the Mid-
Hudson Bridge with stunning views
of the valley and the bridges.
Shadows On the Hudson
176 Rinaldi Blvd., Poughkeepsie
A waterfront restaurant located in
Poughkeepsie perched on a cliff 40
feet above the Hudson River. Take in
the grand views of the Mid-Hudson
Bridge to the north and miles of open
river to the south while enjoying their
fresh seafood or steaks.