Where to Get the Swankiest Espresso Martinis in Westchester

For after-dinner sipping or a jolt of caffeine to get the party started, these libations are sure to suit your fancy in the 914.

Grunge, smoky eye, and animal print are back, baby! Following in the ’90s revival footsteps comes the espresso martini charging forward. The original vodka Redbull, this perfect balance of espresso and booze has been recreated and experimented with for decades. Here’s where you can get some of our favorite espresso martinis in Westchester (but you have to sing Spice Girls on the way there — we don’t make the rules).

Dubrovnik

721 Main St, New Rochelle; 914.637.3777

After indulging in a Croatian-inspired meal at Dubrovnik, order a round of the standout espresso martinis. Made with premium vodka, Kahlua, and espresso, this sweetness is topped with the classic trio of coffee beans – because everyone knows that three beans are the secret to the ultimate espresso martini experience.

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Gleasons

911 South St, Peekskill; 914.402.1950

Gleasons puts a unique spin on the classic espresso martini. Featuring JE Elizabeth vodka and Mexican cold brew as the base, the cocktail is elevated with the addition of Kahlua and crème de cacao, adding a sweet finish to this after-dinner indulgence.

Half Moon

1 High St, Dobbs Ferry; 914.693.41309

Enjoy breathtaking views of the Hudson River from Dobbs Ferry’s Half Moon. As the sun dips below the horizon and dinner draws to a close, treat yourself to the bartender’s exclusive recipe for an espresso martini. Rest assured, it’s sure to delight your palate.

 

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Miles, The Prince

873 N Broadway, White Plains; 914.358.1015

With luscious layers of espresso, Forthave brown, vodka, and cinnamon, each sip of the espresso martinis at Miles, The Prince is a dazzling experience of the senses. While the restaurant’s in-housed brewed beer is the main focus at this eatery, there’s always room left for a sweet ‘tini.

 

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Raconteur

10 Marble Ave, Pleasantville; 914.769.4040

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Indulge in the perfect fusion of sophistication and bold flavors with the cold-brew martini, a creation that redefines the classic cocktail experience. At its heart, this martini features Bumbu XO rum, known for its rich, caramelized notes that pair effortlessly with the smooth creaminess of Amarula cream liqueur. The drink is further enhanced by the flavors of Mr. Black coffee liqueur and the refreshing taste of cold brew.

The Blind Pig

174 Martine Ave, White Plains; 914.607.2687

With a name like Pharmaceutical Stimulant, you know you’re in for a treat. The Blind Pig won a 2024 Best of Westchester for craft cocktails, featuring a menu brimming with both seasonal specialties and timeless classic cocktails. At this speakeasy, the espresso martinis are shaken up with vanilla vodka, homemade coffee liqueur, and a shot of espresso.

Whistling Rail

2 Station Plz, Bronxville

Expect standout ambiance at this speakeasy bar nestled in the Bronxville Metro-North train station. As for the espresso martini, Whistling Rail sticks to the classics with vodka, an espresso shot, and coffee liquor. The standout touch is the fresh-made espresso courtesy of the adjacent café BXVL Coffeehouse. This summer, you can sip on an espresso martini on Thursday nights for $12.

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