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Andy Nelson's Pit BarbequeCreated by former NFL player, Andy Nelson, they serve up the best pit..well, anything.
Cuisine: Pit Barbeque, Country
Atmosphere: Casual, Pique-nique Style Dining
I Would Recommend: The Turkey Q Sandwich with a side of Cornbread
An Poitin Stil Irish Pub
An Irish pub looking like it came straight out of Dublin. I recommend going for a lunch date to avoid the crowds.
Cuisine: Traditional Irish Fair with a Modern Twist
Atmosphere: Casual Dining in an Irish Pub Setting
I Would Recommend: The Irish Spring Rolls, The Bookmaker Sandwich (with the Chips), Bailey's Cheesecake, Bread Pudding
The Rumor Mill
A fusion tapas bar hidden in Old Ellicott City. They focus on quality food prepared in amazing ways.
Cuisine: Asian Inspired Tapas
I Would Recommend: Crab and Goat Cheese Wontons, Honey Miso Scallops, Seared Tuna with Edamame
American fine dining at its best. The waitstaff is very knowledgable. The menu has options for everyone, even vegetarains. Every week there is a Chef's Menu, that is never twice the same. Cuisine: American Fine Dining
Atmosphere: Upscale, Romantic, Classy
I Would Recommend: Almost anything! The four course menu is a great deal, highlighting the best ingrediants of the season. Rack of Lamb, Lobster Ravoili, Chocolate Coconut Tart.
American-Spanish Tapas in probably tthe cutest space ever. The ambiance is great as it the location and the food. There are nightly specials that are simply mouthwatering and flat breads that will leave you wanting more. Check out what I had when I was there. Cuisine: American Spanish Tapas
Atmosphere: Warm, Romantic, Tasteful
I Would Recommend: If it is a special, the Scallops with Mango Salsa. From the regular menu, the Mushroom Quinoa Flat Bread, Tuna Plate and the Lemon Sorbet.
An American style, local cuisine based restaurant that makes all of thier pastry items in house as well as cans and preserves local fruits and vegetables for winter use. They serve breakfast, lunch, dinner and have a coffee shop in the front if you are on the go. This is what Justin and I had when we went. Cuisine: Local, Hudson Valley Products Used, American Style
Atmosphere: Family Friendly, Hipster, Modern, Neutral
I Would Recommend: The Goat Cheese, Spinach and Caramelized Onion Omelette, Chai Latte and an Almond Croissant.
The best Sushi this side of The River. Akari Sushi is located right next to the Poughkeepsie train station and is worth the stop. They offer a variety of things from American favorites to Japanese specialties.
Atmosphere: Laid back and casual with a Japanese Flair
I Would Recommend: The Spider Roll, The Philadelphia Roll, The California Roll, The Spicy Shrimp Roll, Vegetable Noodle Pot