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2024 Spring Outdoor Dining Guide 

It’s spring! Time to head outside and dine al fresco. While you’re out and about, treat yourself to the palate-pleasing specials of the season at these area restaurants. 

Bread & BrineCasa Tequila Cocina & Bar Cross County CenterFrankie & Johnnie’s Steakhouse KEE Oyster HouseMaria RestaurantPatsy’s Pizzeria New RochellePete’s SaloonPiccola TrattoriaRisotto Scalini OsteriaSquire’s of Briarcliff Southern Table Kitchen & Bar Tre Angelina Voila Caterers Wood & Fire Pizza 

Pair vacation vibes with tasty treats: Bread & Brine

Vacation vibes are our ultimate goal during Patio Season at Bread & Brine! Join us for lunch and/or dinner in an energetic and super casual outdoor setting (flip-flops, bathing suits, and T-shirts are encouraged!). Feast on our delicious Lobster Rolls, Fried Seafood Baskets, Clam Chowder, Burgers, and much more! Sip on our fun and tasty cocktails or enjoy a cold craft beer or a glass of wine from our well-curated drink menu. Our “Adult Swim” Happy Hour is always available outside during our specified days and times. Reservations are not accepted for outdoor dining — tables are available on a first-come, first-served basis. We look forward to serving you this season! 

Bread & Brine 
19 Main St 

Mexican fare with a gourmet twist: Casa Tequila Cocina & Bar

Dine South of the Border in the outdoor patio while sipping and savoring at Casa Tequila, a boutique Mexican restaurant specializing in traditional Latin/Mexican fare with a gourmet hand. Indoors and out, the cultural décor, including artistic murals and sometimes live music, adds to the authentic ambience. Known for more than its exceptionally large collection of over 100 Tequilas and Mezcals, Casa Tequila also offers its distinctive take on all featured cuisine, as well as brunch, happy hour, special occasions, holidays, and special events such as Tequila 101 tastings led by Tequila masters.  

Casa Tequila Cocina & Bar 
465 Main St  

Stroll, shop, and dine!: Cross County Center  

What’s more important or more fun than dining with your family? At Cross County Center we have an abundance of family-friendly eateries that set the stage for memory-making mealtimes. With something to satisfy everyone’s tastes from Italian to Mexican to Asian and more, you can dine at Shake Shack, Five Guys, Sticky’s Finger Joint, TGI Fridays, Applebee’s, Panera, and Mito Asian Fusion with an interactive hibachi grill. Looking to eat outside? Grab a quick bite to eat at T-swirl Crepe, Chi Chicken, Honey Pizza (opening soon), and more and enjoy many outdoor seating areas throughout the iconic outdoor mall that’s celebrating its 70th anniversary this Spring! Up-front parking is free year-round. See all of our dining options HERE

Cross County Center  
8000 Mall Walk  

Wine and dine in welcoming warmth: Frankie & Johnnie’s Steakhouse 

Frankie & Johnnie’s Steakhouse is known for an ambience that’s sleek and uncluttered paired with a warmth that’s inviting to all of its guests. Outdoor seating is welcoming with well-spaced tables, flowers, and piped-in music. Its menu is distinguished by its exceptional quality of USDA certified prime dry-aged beef along with the freshest of seafood, including Lobster, Chilean Sea Bass, and Dover Sole. Located in the historic Rye Trust Bank building, Frankie & Johnnie’s couldn’t be more convenient — walking distance from the Metro-North train station and easily accessible from I-95, 287, and the Hutchinson Parkway. 

Frankie & Johnnie’s Steakhouse 
77 Purchase St 

Dine where East meets West: KEE Oyster House 

New York’s oyster history is brought back to life, at KEE Oyster House. East meets West as we serve the freshest land and sea cuisines. Experience our vast selection at the bar; dine with us in the dining room, our private room, or outdoor café. While you can never go wrong with fresh, off the boat catch, everyone knows that the best thing to pair with your meal is a juicy dose of people-watching and city life at our outdoor café.  

KEE Oyster House 
126-128 E Post Rd 
White Plains 

Don’t go for the same-old, same-old: Maria Restaurant

Experience the restaurant everyone is talking about! Don’t go for the same-old, same-old. Go for the dining destination selected as Michelin Guide “Bib Gourmand” in 2020, 2021, 2022, and 2023, and Westchester Magazine’s 2019 Best New Restaurant.” Enjoy excellent food prepared with great care and served in a vibrant, modern Italian setting. 

Maria Restaurant 
11 Huguenot St 
New Rochelle 

Embrace the season with pizza and picturesque views: Patsy’s Pizzeria New Rochelle 

Embrace the season at Patsy’s Pizzeria of New Rochelle, Voted Best Restaurant in the Sound Shore! Our Patio is now open, offering picturesque views of the New Rochelle marina. We invite you to enjoy our ambiance while savoring your favorite dishes. From pizza to tantalizing appetizers, entrees, and desserts, our menu boasts classic flavors with a modern twist. Join us for Happy Hour Monday to Friday or host your next event in our private room with us. Whether you dine in, take out or cater, we’ve got you covered. Visit our website for exclusive specials, promotions, and upcoming events, including our popular Karaoke Night. We hope to see you soon! 

Patsy’s Pizzeria New Rochelle 
2 Pelham Rd 
New Rochelle 

Relax with a cold beverage and hot meal: Pete’s Saloon  

Since 1977 Pete’s Saloon & Restaurant has been synonymous with Westchester County. Not only for its charming décor, Certified Angus Beef® Burgers and Steaks, fresh locally sourced seafood, and of course, Westchester’s #1 Live Music Venue. Now in 2024, Pete’s has been given a little facelift with an updated back bar, larger stage, and a refreshed back patio just in time for the warmer weather. Sit back and relax with a cold beverage and a hot meal with us daily from 11:30 am to 11 pm. Delivery is also available through our website at

Pete’s Saloon 
8 W Main St 

Experience an authentic Italian Trattoria: Piccola Trattoria 

At Piccola Trattoria, you’ll find an Italian restaurant, with the charm and comfort of an authentic Italian Trattoria. Piccola Trattoria’s seasonal menu features an array of homemade pastas such as cannelloni, gnocchi, and pappardelle. Come and treat yourself to melt-in-your-mouth Bistecca, Boulliobese di Pesce, or Branzino. Piccola Trattoria’s cozy atmosphere is perfect for date night or for relaxing with good friends and a glass of vino. 

Piccola Trattoria 
23 Cedar St
Dobbs Ferry 

Temporarily travel to Italy with authentic cuisine: Risotto 

Can’t make it to Italy? Temporarily satisfy your desire with a serving of Risotto’s Roman specialty, table-side Cacio e Pepe, which means “Cheese & Pepper.” We make our own stocks, sauces, and Caesar dressing from scratch and cook our risotto the old-fashioned way. We work with experts to hone our menu and perfect our craft. We refuse to compromise on quality in our restaurant. That’s why we take regular trips to the fish market for our seafood and, when possible, work with local farmers to provide seasonal specials and host special dinners. Enjoy your culinary trip!  

788 Commerce St  

Experience dining outdoors in a Tuscan village: Scalini Osteria 

Scalini Osteria offers progressive, regional cuisine brought by owners Angelo and Elio DiRosa of Italy. Our seasonal dishes and creative specials, with fresh and local ingredients, represent Italy’s diverse and innovative regional fare and new wave of complexity. Our wines, beers, and spirits, updated to fit the season, include rare imported Italian craft beers and microbrews, and wines by the glass. Experience a quintessential Tuscan village when dining on our outdoor patio and secluded courtyard. Taste the freshness of our chefs’ house-made pastas, like our Short Rib Ravioli with cognac sauce, crispy onions, and horseradish gremolata or the Pumpkin Tortelli with brown butter, sage, and amaretti crumbs. Sample our popular seasonal craft cocktails like the Spicy Pomegranate Margarita with elderflower foam and the Bella Luna made with Empress Gin, lavender, and Italicus. 

Scalini Osteria 
65 Pondfield Rd 

Enjoy meals that remind you of home: Squire’s of Briarcliff

Enjoy one of our frozen cocktails — Raspberry Margarita, Frozen Mudslide, Pina Colada, or Strawberry Daiquiri — while trying one of our “Best Classic Burgers!” Your taste buds will thank you. Our burgers and steaks are made from only the freshest ingredients. We customize all of our meals depending on what you’re looking for. Be sure to ask us about our gluten-free options and more!  Squire’s of Briarcliff has been providing delicious meals since 1967. Family owned and operated, we strive to cook meals that remind you of home.  

Squire’s of Briarcliff 
94 N State Rd 
Briarcliff Manor 

Savor Southern-inspired specials: Southern Table Kitchen & Bar

Best of Westchester and Michelin Bib Gourmand Southern Table is open 12 pm to 11 pm. The large patio is the place to be for Weekend Brunch and Weekday Lunch and Dinner. Family-style take-out menu and take-out drinks are available for Southern Table at home. Enjoy Happy Hour Monday through Friday for an after-work cocktail and award-winning food. Our new outdoor structure provides additional flexibility and comfort with a retractable side and the options of fans and heat when needed.  

Southern Table Kitchen & Bar 
39 Marble Ave 

Where traditional and innovative meet: Tre Angelina

Enjoy heated outdoor Manhattan-style café dining at Tre Angelina, where we’re known for our interesting blend of traditional and innovative Italian cuisine. That includes our pastas and desserts made daily on-site and our fine wine, cognacs, Westchester vintage ports, and imported beers. 

Tre Angelina 
478 Mamaroneck Ave
White Plains

Elevate your parties with premier catering: Voila Caterers 

Elevate your spring or summer parties right in your own backyard with our premier catering services, tailored for unforgettable family and friend gatherings. No matter the size of your outdoor space, our team will ensure a seamless experience, curating a diverse menu for every palate and creating an inviting ambiance. Embrace the warmth of the season with our delectable offerings, featuring a rich selection of classic and vegetarian/vegan options. From savory starters and signature cocktails to indulgent desserts, we will transform your special gathering into cherished memories, where exceptional taste meets the joy of togetherness. 

Voila Caterers 
Ardsley and Manhattan locations 

Treat your taste buds to a pizza party: Wood & Fire Pizza

Both of our Best of Westchester locations feature large outdoor patios; enjoy Happy Hour from 4 pm to 7 pm; Lunch; Weekend Brunch from 12 pm to 3 pm with Bottomless Mimosas and Bloody Marys; and Dinner. Bring Wood & Fire home to your own patio with our family style take-out menu. We make sure each meal we serve is delicious and one-of-a-kind. Our new outdoor structures provide additional flexibility and comfort with a retractable side and the options of fans and heat when needed.  

Wood & Fire Pizza 
59 Marble Ave 

118 Brook St 

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