in Ulster County, The Community Guide, Hudson Valley, New York NY

Ulster County, NY
Area Resources
Food & Drink
Support Resources
For New Residents
For Children
Classes For Adults

home Page Button about us submissions Advertise with us! Supporters Contact Us

Ulster County and the Hudson Valley, New York Area
(unless otherwise noted, all phone #s are in 845 area code)

t's All About the Food & Drink!
Restaurants, Dining, Wine & Spirits, Ice Cream, Catering,
Specialty Shops, Farmers' Markets, CSAs,
Pick-Your-Own Farms,
Food-Related Links, and

Businesses are Listed Alphabetically by Type of Cuisine or Topic

Note: Dinner entree prices, hours and other details are subject to change.

Want an opportunity to be included? Submit a Dining Profile Form


American / Continental Cuisine
Barbecue Cuisine
Cheese Shops
Chinese Cuisine
Deli / Cafe
Diners / International
Ice Cream Parlors
Indian Cuisine
Italian Cuisine
Latin - American
Mexican Cuisine
Middle Eastern
Thai Cuisine


• CSAs - Community Supported Agriculture
• Farmers' Markets
• Grocery & Health Food Stores
• Pick Your Own Farms
• Wine & Spirits

Additional Farm & Food Related LINKS:
• Cornell Cooperative Extension of UC
• Food Bank of the Hudson Valley
• Food Pantries & Soup Kitchens
• Hudson Valley Agri-Business Dev. Corp
• Meet Me In Marlborough Farm Trail
• Pure Catskills, Farms
• Shelf Life Guide for Food & Beverages
• Rondout Valley Growers Assn.
• Ulster County Farm Bureau
• Ulster County Tourism, Farms
• Wine Trails

Ulster County Tourism Dining Guide:
View Dining Guide from UC Tourism Site
View Dining Guide from UC Tourism as PDF

For additional Food & Restaurant Listings, see Ulster County Tourism, under Dining

To Top of Page




See also Deli / Cafe; Middle Eastern

Bacchus Restaurant, Bar & Billiards

Continental, Southwestern, Seafood & Steaks
4 South Chestnut St., New Paltz.


Bear Cafe, The
Classic Culinary Technique Utilizing Fresh, Local Ingredients
295 Tinker St., Woodstock.


Blue Mountain Bistro-to-Go

Blue Mountain Bistro-to-Go, Kingston, NY

Serving Gourmet Restaurant Food To Eat In, Take Out, Or Cater
Menu Link:
948 Rte. 28, Kingston.

• Open 7 Days a week serving gourmet restaurant food to eat in or take out. Featuring local and imported organic foods, delicious homemade desserts, sophisticated four star food by Chefs Richard Erickson and Jonathan Sheridan. Off-premise full-service catering and event planning for parties of all sizes. We use as many locally sourced foods as possible including vegetables, fruits, cheeses, milk, eggs, beef, chicken & pork form local farms and producers.

• Serving Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Dessert, Vegan Dishes, Gluten-Free Dishes, Organic Dishes. Eat In, Take Out, Catering Services. Wheelchair Accessible. Forms of payment accepted include Cash, MC, VISA, AmEx, Discover. Plats du Jour Dinner Entree prices range from: $11.95-$12.95.

• Gift baskets and gift cards also available.

• Open daily: M-Th 9am-7pm; F 9am-8pm; Sat.&Sun. 11am-5pm.


Catamount Restaurant at the Emerson
Classic American Fare & Homestyle Favorites
5340 Route 28, Mt. Tremper.


Dutch Ale House
GastroPub, Casual, Pub, Fresh, Local
845-247-BEER (2337).
253 Main Street, Saugerties.


Friends & Family II Hillside Restaurant
4802 Rt. 209, Accord.


The Gander Inn

Eclectic Menu With Italian Specialties
6508 Rte. 209, Kerhonkson, NY 12446.

Henry's at the Farm

Henry's Farm To Table at Buttermilk Falls Inn & Spa, Milton, NY

Country Inspired, Sophisticated, Contemporary Cuisine
Menu Link:
220 North Road, Milton, NY 12547.

• Enjoy an exquisite meal with the freshest of ingredients at Buttermilk's own Henry’s at the Farm. Henry's is only steps away from Buttermilk's organic Millstone Farm, and minutes away from neighboring farms where eggs, honey, herbs and seasonal produce make their way from field to Henry's kitchen and to your table! Henry's dinner menu is country inspired, contemporary cuisine incorporating sophisticated entrees with mouthwatering burgers, intriguing pizzas and a daily selection of house-made desserts. At Henry’s, “local” is more than a trend, it is our mantra. Henry’s at the Farm Restaurant boasts some of the most talented culinary artists in the area, all of whom are devoted to making every one of your meals memorable. Henry's is also the premier caterer for weddings at the breath taking river front patio at Buttermilk Falls Inn.

• Serving Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Dessert, Organic Dshes, Liquor Served, plus Bar, Eat In, Outdoor Dining, Take Out Available. Reservations Suggested. Forms of payment accepted include Cash, MC, VISA, AmEx, Discover. Dinner Entree prices range from: $25-40.

• Open daily for Dinner from 5pm. Lunch served F&Sat. from 11:30am-3pm. Brunch served Sun. 11am-3pm. Happy Hour W-F 5pm-7pm.


High Falls Cafe
Casual Country Cooking
Rt. 213 and Mohonk Rd., High Falls.


Hoffman House, The
Pastas, Seafood, Steaks, Daily Specials
94 No. Front St., Kingston.


Louie's Restaurant & Holiday Inn Kingston
Steaks, Seafood, Chicken, Pasta, Salads & Light Fare
503 Washington Avenue, Kingston, NY.


Market Market
Homemade, Seasonal Menu with Emphasis on Local, Organic and Multicultural
1 Madeline Lane, Rosendale, NY.


Mohonk Mountain House

Mohonk Mountain House in New Paltz, NY

Creatively Prepared American Cuisine, Seasonal Menus Featuring Local Ingredients
Menu Link:
Toll Free 1-855-969-3295
1000 Mountain Rest Road, New Paltz, NY 12561. 

• Join us for a meal at Mohonk Mountain House! Day guests can purchase breakfast, lunch, or dinner at our Victorian castle resort and experience the many activities offered onsite before or after your meal. Our award-winning chefs prepare sumptuous meals and enticing entrees that include seasonal, local ingredients. We also offer meals for special occasions, holidays, and seasonal outdoor dining when the weather permits. Each menu includes Sound Choice® items which appeal to health-conscious guests, as well as vegan, vegetarian, and gluten-free options. Kosher meals and allergy-alert menus are also available upon request. Reservations are required.

• Serving Breakfast, Sunday Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Buffet, Dessert, Vegan Dishes. Eat In, Outdoor Dining, Liquor Served, Bar. Reservations Suggested, Valet Parking, Evening Entertainment, Wheelchair Accessible.

• Open daily for Breakfast: 8am-9:30am; Lunch: 12:30pm-2m; Dinner: 6:30pm-8pm.; Sunday Brunch: 11:30am-2pm.


P & G's Restaurant

Casual Dining
91 Main St., New Paltz, NY.


The Peekamoose Restaurant
8373 State Rt. 28, Big Indian, NY.


The Phoenix at the Emerson
Contemporary Catskill Regional Cuisine
5340 Rt. 28, Mt. Tremper, NY.


Red Onion Restaurant and Bar, The
New American Cuisine With Ethnic Twists
1654 Rt. 212, Saugerties/Woodstock, NY.


Roudigan's Steakhouse
The Steak Lover's Destination
Rt. 28, Kingston, NY (Just Off Thruway Exit 19).


Steel House Restaurant & Bar
100 Rondout Landing, Rondout District, Kingston, NY.


Stonehedge Restaurant
Quality Food, Reasonably Priced, Cooked To Order
West Park, 1694 Route 9W.
Website URL:


The Village TeaRoom, Restaurant & Bake Shop
Sophisticate Comfort Food
10 Plattekill Ave., New Paltz, NY.


To Top of Page




The Bakery
Bakery/Cafe Serving Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
13a North Front Street, New Paltz, NY.


To Top of Page



Hickory BBQ

Hickory BBQ Smokehouse in Kingston NY

Barbecue & Comfort Foods
Menu Link:
743 Rt. 28, Kingston, NY 12401.

• Award-winning food. Great service. Hudson Valley's finest barbecue and smokehouse cuisine is served by our friendly and well-trained staff. Enjoy your meal by the fireplace in Hickory's 3-star dining room, or sip a cocktail at the wood bar. Terrific sports bar.

• Serving Lunch, Dinner, Dessert, Kids' Menu, Vegan Dishes, Organic Dishes, Liquor, plus Bar, Eat In, Outdoor Dining, Take Out, Catering Services. Reservations suggested. Wheelchair Accessible. Live Entertainment. Kids' Birthday Parties. Private parties for up to 60 guests. Forms of payment accepted include Cash, MC, VISA, AmEx, Discover. Dinner Entree prices range from: $13-20.

• Open daily for Lunch and Dinner. Brunch served on holidays. Happy Hour weekdays from 4pm-6:30pm. Family Dinner Specials Sun.-Th.




See Coffeehouses; Deli / Cafe

To Top of Page



Cheese Louise!
Fine Local & International Cheeses, Delicacies, And So Much More
Facebook at Cheese Louise, NY
940 Rte. 28, Kingston, NY 12401.


To Top of Page



Hong Kong
Szechuan, Hunan & Cantonese Style Chinese Food For Take Out (And Eat-In)
4123 Rt. 28, Boiceville, NY (across from Onteora School).


The Little Bear
Chinese Cuisine
295B Tinker St., Bearsville, NY (next to Bearsville Theater).


To Top of Page

See also Deli / Cafe

Inquiring Mind Bookstore and Cafe

Coffee, Tea, Smoothies, Pastries, Paninis, Coffee Shakes, Italian Sodas

65 Partition Street, Saugerties, NY.


To Top of Page


See also American / Continental Cuisine; Coffeehouses

Home Plate Deli

Deli & Catering. Where Your Tastebuds Always Score.
1128 Morton Blvd., Kingston. NY.


Lori's Creative Cafe

Freshly Prepared Menu, Homemade Baked Goods, and Catering Services

98 Mill Hill Rd., Woodstock, NY 12498.

• Freshly prepared menu, sandwiches, house made salads, baked goods. Serving Breakfast, Lunch, plus Eat In, Outdoor Seating, Take Out, Catering Services. Forms of payment accepted include Cash, Checks, MC, VISA, AmEx, Discover.

• Open M-F 7am-3:30pm; Sat. 8am-3:30pm. Closed Sun.


Olive's Country Store & Cafe
Deli / Cafe Serving Breakfast, Lunch, Light Dinner
3110 Rt. 28, Shokan, NY.


To Top of Page



Broadway Lights Diner & Cafe
Homemade Greek Food

713 Broadway, Kingston, NY.


The Plaza Diner
Rt. 299, 27 New Paltz Plaza, New Paltz, NY.


To Top of Page


Mountain Brauhas Restaurant
Germain Cuisine; Creative Contemporary & Vegetarian
3123 Route 44-55, Gardiner, NY (Jct of Rte 299 & Rte 44-55).


To Top of Page



Berry On Top
Self-Serve Frozen Yogurt Lounge
340A Kings Mall, Kingston, NY.


Boice Bros Ice Cream
Ice Cream From Hormone-And-Antibiotic-Free Hudson Valley Cows & Chickens, And More
62 O'Neil St, Kingston, NY.


Cherries Deli
Soft-Serve Frozen Yogurt, Hard Ice Cream, Ice Cream Cakes, Special Sundaes, & More
4166 Rte. 209, Stone Ridge, NY.


Dressel’s Ice Cream Stand in New Paltz
Soft-Serve & Hard Ice Creams Made With Farm-Fresh Fruits
, And More
271 Rte. 208, New Paltz, NY.


Ice Cream, Frozen Yogurt, And More

845-336-8886. 1354 Ulster Ave, Kingston, NY.
845-331-1880. 403 Washington Ave., Kingston, NY.


Frozen Caboose
Soft-Serve And Hard Ice Creams, Frozen Yogurt, Ices, And More

6 Haviland Rd., Highland, NY.


Frozen Rainbow, The
Soft-Serve And Hard Ice Creams, Frozen Yogurt, And More

90 Old Route 9W, Port Ewen, NY.


Huguenot Creamery
Ice Cream And More

78 Main St, New Paltz, NY.


Ice Cream Castle
Soft-Serve And Hard Ice Creams, Frozen Non-Dairy Yogurt, Adult Wine Ice Cream Flavors, And More; Kosher
845- 514-2527.
Corner of Sawkill Road and Washington Ave., Kingston, NY.


Ice Cream Station
Soft-Serve Ice Cream, Hard Ice Cream, Frozen Yogurt, And More

845-514-8547 or 845-88-7705.
76 Main St., Phoenicia, NY.


Jolly Cow, The
Soft-Serve And Hard Ice Cream, Frozen Yogurt, Soft-Serve Sorbet,
No Sugar Added/Fat Free Options, And More

1620 Rte. 9W/Ulster Ave., Lake Katrine, NY.


Just Good Eats Soda Fountain
(formerly Kokokobi)

Homemade Small Batch Hard Ice Cream, Sorbet, Soda Shop, And More
604 Ulster Ave., Kingston, NY.


Lakeside Licks
Soft-Serve And Hard Ice Cream, Locally Made Italian Ice, No Sugar Added/Fat Free/Gluten Free Options, Ice Cream Cakes, Frosty Paws (For Dogs), And More
Three Locations: 3218 Route 9W, Saugerties, NY;
1989 Route 9W Milton, NY; Rte. 30 Speculator, NY.


Little Apple in Woodstock
Frozen Yogurt - Kosher, Gluten-Free And Organic, And More
845- 684-5605.
21 Tinker St, Woodstock, NY.


Mickey's Igloo – The Original
Soft-Serve And Hard Ice Creams, And More
416 E Chester St., Kingston, NY.


Mickey's Igloo 2
Soft-Serve Ice Cream, Perry's Hard Ice Cream, And More
193 Hurley Ave., Kingston, NY.


Mickey's Igloo 3
Soft-Serve And Hard Ice Creams, Frozen Yogurt, Ice Cream Cakes, And More
72 Main St, Saugerties, NY.


Stella’s Station
Soft-Serve and Hard Ice Creams, Gelato, And More

150 Partition St., Saugerties. NY.


Soft-Serve & Hard Frozen Yogurt, Soft-Serve and Hard Sorbet

1090 Morton Blvd., Kingston, NY.



Artigiani Bell Gelato
Traditional Italian Gelateria Serving Gelato, Dairy-Free Sorbetto
, Fat-Free/Gluten-Free Options, And More
41 E Market St #3, Rhinebeck, NY.
Dutchess County


Clancy's Cafe and Creamery
(Formerly The Inside Scoop)

Homemade Ice Cream: Hard, Soft-Serve, Wine Flavored; No Sugar Added/Fat Free Options, And More
815 Violet Ave., Rte. 9G, Hyde Park, NY.
Dutchess County


Dairy Queen
All Reduced-Fat Soft-Serve Ice Cream

4164 Albany Post Rd., Hyde Park, NY.
Dutchess County


Fudgy's Ice Cream

Soft-Serve Ice Cream, Ice Cream Cakes, And More

4789 Rte. 22, Amenia, NY.
Dutchess County


Holy Cow
Hard & Soft-Serve Ice Cream, Frozen Yogurt, And More

7270 S Broadway Red Hook, NY.
Dutchess County


Rita’s Italian Ice - Ice Custard Happiness
Homemade Italian Ice, Soft-Serve Frozen Custard, Custard Cakes,
No Sugar Added/Gluten-Free Options, And More

864 Violet Ave, Rt. 9G, Hyde Park, NY.
Dutchess County


To Top of Page


Mountain Gate Indian Restaurant
4 Deming St., Woodstock, NY 12498.


Suruchi - A Fine Taste Of India

Homemade Indian Cuisine
5 Church St., New Paltz, NY 12561.


To Top of Page

See also Pizza

Italian, American, Seafood, Greek, Salads And More
812 Ulster Ave., Kingston, NY 12401.


Emiliani Ristorante

Northern Italian Cuisine and Everything is Homemade
147 Ulster Ave. Saugerties, NY 12477 (Located minutes from H.I.T.S.).


Frank Guido's Little Italy
Celebration Style Italian Dining
14 Thomas St., Kingston, NY 12401.


Reginato Ristorante
Northern Italian Cuisine
34 Leggs Mill Rd., Lake Katrine, NY.


Ricciardella's Restaurant
54 Main St., Phoenicia, NY.


Savona’s Trattoria

Casual Style Italian Eatery
Menu Link:
11 Broadway, Kingston, NY 12401.
• A casual style Italian eatery located on the Kingston Historic Waterfront serving classic Italian fare using locally sourced products. Enjoy Savona's famous Pear Martini or Homemade Sangria on their outdoor patio, or a cozy dinner in their family friendly dining room.


To Top of Page


Cafe Mezzaluna Bistro Latino

Cafe Mezzaluna Bistro Latino in Saugerties, NY

American Fare With Latin Specialties
626 Rt. 212, Saugerties, NY 12477.

Welcome to Cafe Mezzaluna where the best food, art and entertainment meet in a space brimming with culture, earthly delights, and much more! Cafe Mezzaluna serves one of the best cups of coffee ever, warm, homemade bread that’s better than cake, great breakfasts, inventive pizzas, a killer Cubano sandwich, and homemade gelati. Zagat rated ~ voted best Cuban sandwich in the Hudson Valley! Treat yourself!

• Serving Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Dessert, Kids Menu, Vegan Dishes, Wine and Beer Serviced, Bar, Eat In, Outdoor Dining on Porch, Take Out Available, Catering Services. Reservations Suggested. Live Entertainment. Kids Birthday Parties. Party Facilities, Private parties up to 60. Additional details: Specialty Coffees. Rotating Art Shows. Poetry on 2nd Friday of month, hosted by Leslie Gerber. Dinner Entree prices range from: $10-$20.

• Open Tu,W,Th 8am-4pm; F&Sat. 8am-8pm; Sun. Brunch all day 8am-3pm. Happy Hour F&Sat from 4pm-6pm.. Closed Mon. Also closed Tu during November-April.


Main Street Restaurant
Latin - American, The Best Of Both Worlds
244 Main Street, Saugerties, NY.


To Top of Page


Armadillo Bar & Grill
Southwestern / Mexican Specializing in Grilled Fish and Steaks
97 Abeel Street, Kingston, NY.


La Puerta Azul

Fresh, Innovative, Sophisticated, Authentic Mexican Cuisine
2510 Route 44, Salt Point, NY.


Rosita's Mexican Restaurant
Gourmet Mexican Cuisine With A Spanish Flare
86 Rondout Landing. Kingston, NY.


To Top of Page


Moon Light Cafe

The Falafel King Serving Gourmet Food Since 1993
53 Main St.. New Paltz, NY.


To Top of Page

See also Italian Cuisine

LaBella Pizza Bistro
Italian Style Bistro & Pizzaria And Catering
194 Main St., New Paltz, NY.


Poppy's Pizza
Made To Order Affordable Meals For The Family
523 Delaware Ave., Kingston, NY.


To Top of Page


Bowery Dugout
Extensive Seafood Menu and Live Lobsters
857 Ulster Ave., Kingston, NY.


Gadaleto's Seafood Market and Restaurant
Full Service Casual Family Dining - Seafood And More
246 Main St., Suite 1, New Paltz, NY.


Mariner's Harbor
Freshest Seafood, Lobster and Angus Steak
1 Broadway, Rondout District, Kingston, NY.


To Top of Page



Aroi Thai Restaurant

Authentic Thai Food
55 E. Market St., Rhinebeck, NY


To Top of Page




What is Community Supported Agriculture (CSA)?

Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) is a partnership of mutual commitment between a farm and a community of supporters ("shareholders" or "members") which provides a direct link between the production and consumption of food. Each season the shareholders provide the money (and sometimes other resources) needed for the farm to operate by purchasing a " share" of the season's harvest. CSA has become a popular way for consumers to buy local, seasonal food directly from a farmer. CSA fosters responsible relationships between the grower, the consumer, the food, and the land on which the food is grown.

If shares are no longer available in this year, prospective shareholders may be able to sign up on the waiting list for the following year.

Below are CSA Farms located in Ulster County, listed alphabetically.

This information is reprinted from Chronogram.

For additional information on CSAs throughout the Hudson Valley, see
Chronogram's 2014 Comprehensive CSA List

Clove Valley CSA
81 Clove Valley Road, High Falls
(845) 687-0535;
Offering a weekly share of vegetables, flowers, and herbs enough to feed a family. June to mid-November. Work parties, community potlucks, and workshops offered throughout the season.

Evolutionary Organics CSA Farm

283 Springtown Rd, New Paltz (village)
(845) 417-1543;
Since 2003, Kira Kinney has used Evolutionary Organics to make Certified Naturally Grown produce. She farms a little over 20 acres of many heirloom vegetables, baby greens, herbs and pasture raised eggs.

Farmers Table at Stone Mountain Farm

PO Box 389, Rosendale
(845) 399-4800;
Runs mid-May to late October. Shares include sunflower greens, pea shoots, radish greens, and buckwheat greens that are harvested that day. Minimum one pound weekly order.

Hepworth Farms

506 South Rd, Milton
(845) 795-2007;
Certified organic, using a whole-farm-alive-system approach dedicated to sustainable agricultural practices growing hundreds of varieties of vegetables for wholesale. We sell to the public on Saturdays at the Heart of the Hudson Valley Farmers Market.

Huguenot Street Farm

205 Huguenot Street, New Paltz
(845) 419-2164;
Seventy-seven acre farm grows 125 types of fruits, flowers, and vegetables. June through late October. Offers full and half vegetable and fruit shares.

Old Ford Farm

Old Ford Road, New Paltz
(845) 220-7819
24 weeks of fresh vegetables picked up at the farm. There is also a pick-your-own herb garden and farm store where other farm products are sold, including pastured eggs, chicken, and pork. Veggies include: potatoes, sweet potatoes, b'nut squash, carrots, beets, parsnips, rutabaga, celeriac, eggs, whole frozen chickens.

Partners Trace Farm

32 B Rousner Lane, New Paltz
(718) 877-2602;
Organic, biodynamic and Certified Naturally Grown flowers, herbs, and vegetables. Shares include Farmers Market shares, and full and half summer CSA shares. Additional shares available include berry, full and half flower, orchard, canned goods, sweet corn, and half-dozen and dozen egg.

Phillies Bridge Farm Project

45 Phillies Bridge Road, New Paltz
(845) 256-9108;
Six months of vegetables, herbs, and flowers grown using organic and sustainable practices. Optional add-on shares for Phillies Bridge eggs, and sweet corn, berries, and orchard fruits from neighboring farms.

Rondout Valley Organics
331 Dowe Road, Ellenville
(845) 647-6911;
Rondout Valley Organics is a collaborative of local farms, anchored by Rusty Plough Farm in Ulster Heights, just outside of Ellenville in the foothills of the Catskills. Fresh, flavorful and healthy local products with the focus on member flexibility. Web-based with weekly customer choice of veggies, seeds, crafts, meats, and cheeses.

Second Wind CSA at the Four Winds Farm
158 Marabac Road, Gardiner
(607) 216-5061;
Weekly full shares of NOFA-NY/USDA certified organic produce grown using long-standing no-till method. Optional egg shares from Old Ford Farm and flexible fruit shares during season. Pick up on-farm in Gardiner or at the Hudson Highlands Land Trust office in Garrison. June to the last week of October, plus a Thanksgiving share.

Slow Roots Farm
205 Hidden Valley Rd, Kingston
(845) 339-2731;
Three season CSA offering 250 varieties of Certified Naturally Grown vegetables. The Summer Season CSA will extend 20 weeks from June-October. Unique crops like kohlrabi, okra, tatsoi, hon tsai tai, and tomatillos. Over twenty-five different varieties of tomatoes and lettuce are grown as well as dozens of varieties of peppers, eggplants and chilies.

Taliaferro Farms
187 Plains Road, New Paltz
(845) 256-1592;
Late May through early November. Offers 20 to 30 produces items set as units, including vegetables, fruits, and flowers. Patrons who sign up early with a 50% deposit will receive a Thanksgiving week share (hardy fall & winter produce) along with one additional/extra produce item of your choice per week for the entire 2014 season.

Veritas Farms
32 Rousner Lane, New Paltz
(845) 384-6888;
Veritas Farms is a sustainable mixed vegetable and livestock farm located in the Hudson Valley of NY. Our animals are pasture-raised and our vegetables are Certified Naturally Grown. We distribute our vegetables through CSAs and at the Bronxville farmers market during the growing season. We will begin our 2014 CSA enrollment period soon.

To Top of Page



Kingston Farmers' Winter Market. First and third Saturdays, 10am-2pm. December 2014-April, 2015.   The Hall is filled to capacity with over 20 vendors selling fresh meats and vegetables, breads, pastries, jam and jelly, honey, wine,  hand-made crafts, heirloom seeds and so much more. Bethany Hall, the Old Dutch Church in uptown Kingston.  For more information, call 347-721-7386  or or go online to

Gardiner Winter Farmers Market. 
3rd Saturday, 11am-2pm. November 2014 - May 2015. Special Opening Day November 22.  Mostly organic or natural,  all freshly local. Organic healing breads and beauty products from Magic Baking Co., Local grass-fed meats from Meadowland Farms, local cheeses and breads from Herman's Old Erie, Gluten free and organic bakery from Dancing Crow, Organic Elixirs from ImmuneSchein, handmade brooms, baskets, honey, etc from Winterton Farms, Claygames - local handmade pottery by Jamie DeForest, Gary's Pickles, crocheted and knitted goods from Munchin' Goat Designs, Adair Vineyards and more. Gardiner Library, 133 Farmers Turnpike, Gardiner. 845-219-4174.

New Paltz Indoor Farmers’ Market. Second Saturdays, 10am-3pm. December 2014-April 2015.  All are welcome to come and shop for delicious local food items such as meat, eggs, root crops, microgreens, goat cheese, bakery items, quiches, soups, maple syrup, heirloom seeds and more.  The market is sponsored by Winter Sun Farms, and members who have signed up for a winter share of frozen veggies and fruit will pick up their shares during market hours. Participating Local Farms: Four Wind Farms, Full Moon Farm, Meadow View Farm, Acorn Hill,   Wild Hive Bakery, Winter Sun Farms and more.  New Paltz Community Center, Veteran Drive, New Paltz. (off Rt.32, behind Town Hall). 347-721-7386;

Rhinebeck Winter Farmers Market.  2nd and 4th Sundays. 10am-2pm. December 7, 2014-April 26, 2015.  Over 30 vendors providing a diverse and unique selection of farm fresh products that showcase the very best of the Hudson Valley. The Rhinebeck Town Hall, 80 East Market St., Rhinebeck.  See our vendors at

Rosendale Winter Farmers' Market.  First Sundays. 10am-2pm. December 2014-April 2015.  Vendors include Maynard Orchards, Three Sisters Farm, Whirligig Farm, Movable Beast, Clove Valley CSA (Medicine Garden),  Twisted Jeanne’s, The Pickleman, Sandie's Sweet Shop,  Hermann's Erie Hotel (Ronnybrook dairy products and baked goods), Catskill Mountain Chocolates, Country Pride Cheeses, Immune Schein, and more.  Live acoustic music and children's activities at every market, free coffee & tea. Watch our Facebook page for special food-related events. Located inside the Rosendale Community Center, 1055 Route 32, Rosendale. or Sally at 845-658-3805. Visit us on Facebook.

Saugerties Indoor Famers Market. Saturdays, November 22 celebrating Thanksgiving and December 20, 2014 celebrating Christmas/Hanukah. 10am-2pm. Farmers offer fresh brussel sprouts, celeriac, red & green broccoli, onions, garlic, many varieties of potatoes and sweet potatoes, root vegetables, mesclun, and cabbage; apples and pears.  Beyond vegetables, you’ll find pasture-raised lamb, beef, poultry, and rabbit, delicious local cheeses, eggs from free-range chickens, freshly baked breads, pies, cookies, and pastries, as well as jams, relishes, granola, honey, maple syrup, chocolates, olive oil with local herbs, and local wine. Come for lunch under the market umbrellas or take-out home cooked meals.  Gifts and hand-crafts.  The Senior Center, 207 Market St., Saugerties. 845-246-0167;

Vassar Indoor Farmers Market.  Thursdays. Noon-4pm. December 2014-April 2015 (while school is in session). Shop for delicious local food items such as meat, eggs, root crops, bakery items, cheese, pickles, infused olive oils, and more.  Winter Sun Farms members who have signed up for a winter share of frozen veggies and fruit can pick up their shares during market hours on Third Thursdays. Vassar College, College Center, Raymond Ave., Poughkeepsie.  For more info call 845-437-5370. 

To Top of Page


Beacon’s Farmers’ Market. Beacon’s Farmers’ Market. Sundays, 11am-3pm, year-round. In-and-outdoor comfort on the banks of the Hudson River located at the Beacon Ferry dock (next to Beacon Train Station) spring, summer, and fall; and River Center, 8 Red Flynn Road, Beacon, in the winter. "Like” us on Facebook for weekly updates. All vendor inquiries please email only. For more information, call Dana Devine O'Malley at 234-9325 or or go online to

Gardiner Farmers’ Market.
Fridays, 4-7pm. May 16 – October 31, 2014. A broad spectrum of local vendors gather together bringing a bountiful assortment — including veggies and veggie plants, herbs, herb plants and products, flower arrangements, annual and perennial flowering plants, honey and honey products, baked goods, grass fed meats and free range eggs and more. A majority of products are organically grown. Located at the Gardiner Town Center. For more information, call George Jacobs at 419-2117 or

Highland Farmers Market.
Wednesdays, 2-6pm, June 4 – October 8, 2014. Fruits, vegetables, cut flowers, plants, jams and jellies and homemade bread. 199 Route 299, Highland. For more information, call Kate at 691-2144, ext. 100 or go online to

Hyde Park Farmers’ Market.
Saturdays, 9am-2pm. June 7 – October 25, 2014. Hyde Park Town Center, Town Hall, Route 9, Hyde Park. For more information, call Dot or Paul at 229-9336 or or go online to

Kingston Farmers' Market Uptown.
Saturdays, 9am-2pm, rain or shine. May 24 – November 22, 2014. Farm fresh products from local growers. Wall Street between Main and John Streets, Uptown Kingston. For more information, call 347-276-2606 or or go online to

Kingston YMCA Farm Project – Midtown. Thursdays, 4-7pm, rain or shine. May 27 – September 25, 2014. Located behind the YMCA at 507 Broadway. For more information, call 347-276-2606 or or go online to

Kingston YMCA Farm Project – Midtown Mobile Unit. Tuesdays, 4-7pm. May 27 – September 25, 2014. This portable farmers’ market will begin its route at the former Kings Inn Site on Broadway between Henry and Cedar Streets and will then travel through the midtown area. For more information, email or go online to

Milton, Heart of the Hudson Valley Farmers' Market
. Saturdays, 9am-2pm. June 14– October 18, 2014, and November 22 Thanksgiving market, check website for details. Showcasing local Hudson Valley farmers and businesses. Fresh organic and traditional grown produce and fruit, eggs, cut flowers, cheeses, infused oils, honey/maple syrup, baked goods, food, bread, wine, music and special events. Picnic area, playground and hiking trail. Cluett-Schantz Memorial Park, 1801-1805 Route 9W, Milton. For more information, call Market Management at 616-7824; or go online to

New Paltz Farmers' Market.
Sundays, 10am-3pm. May 25 – November 23, 2014. Delicious and diverse products available from our local growers and producers, including farm fresh fruits and vegetables, baked goods, meats, cheeses, and so much more. Corner of Main Street and Wurts Avenue, across from Wells Fargo. For more information, call Marty Kiernan at 255-5995; email or go online to

Pine Bush Farmers' Market. Saturdays, 9am-2pm, rain or shine. May 31 – October 18, 2014. Offering local vegetables, fruits, cheese, organic eggs, breads, sweets, meats and thigh-slapping, toe-tapping music & art to please the eye. Located in the municipal parking lot at 62 Main Street just behind the Crawford Cultural Center at the corner of Main and New Streets in the heart of Pine Bush. From Route 17 take exit 119 for Pine Bush. At stop sign, turn right onto Route 302 North. Continue along Route 302 for ten miles, through Circleville and Bullville.  At the traffic light in center of Pine Bush, turn right. Go one block. Turn left onto New Street. For more information, call Jacquelyn Carter at 978-0273 or or go online to

Rhinebeck Farmers' Market. Sundays, 10am-2pm, open year round. Outdoor market: May 11 - Nov 23, 2014 (Mother's Day – Thanksgiving) Located in the municipal parking lot at 61 E Market St. Winter market: alternate Sundays, December–April in the Rhinebeck Town Hall at 80 E Market Street in the Village of Rhinebeck. Voted Best Farmers' Market in the Hudson Valley 5 years in a row. Celebrating 20 years and growing! Over 30 vendors provide a diverse and unique selection of farm fresh products that showcase the very best of the Hudson Valley. A full schedule of special events highlights the bounty of the seasons with chef demonstrations, tastings, recipes, kids’ activities, live music and more. For more information, email or go online to

Rosendale Farmers' Market. Sundays, 9am-2pm, rain or shine. June – October  2014. Many vendors; We have fresh fruits and veggies, honey, pickles, jams, pies, BBQ, lemonade, pesto, eggs, mushrooms, specialty baked goods –including Bread Alone and Twisted Jeanne’s unique pretzel treats, Ronnybrook dairy products, wine, herbal beauty products--and more! Live acoustic music at every market, and children's activities. Cornell Cooperative Extension of Ulster County Nutrition Educator at first Market of the month, demonstrating how to prepare easy, healthy meals using produce from the vendors, and supplying samples and recipes. Like us on our Facebook page. NEW LOCATION for 2014 - behind the Rosendale Theater - 408 Main Street, Rosendale, New York. For more information, call Billy at 658-8348 or email or Sally at 658-3805. 

Saugerties Farmers' Market.  Saturdays, 10am-2pm. May 24 – October 25, 2014. Farm produce including a wide variety of vegetables (including organic) and fruits, artisan bread and baked goods, eggs, honey, jams, maple syrup, cheeses, pastured meat and poultry, field-grown flowers, and prepared foods, all produced locally.  Local chef demonstrations with tastings, music and special events. First Saturdays free art activities for children, all ages. Starting at Main & Partition Streets, go 2.5 blocks east on Main Street to the parking lot beyond the Saugerties Historical Society's stone house at 119 Main Street, Saugerties. Farmers and other food producers, pre-registration required. For more information, email or go online to

Wallkill Farmers’ Market.  Saturdays. 10am-2pm. July 5 – Labor Day and beyond, 2014.  Fresh local produce, fruit and more.  All profit goes to the local food pantry, Fish and Loaves Food Pantry, and the Snackin’ Kids Club sponsored by the Wallkill Reformed Church. Wallkill Library grounds, Bridge & Park Ave., Wallkill.  For more information, call Ken Ronk at 851-8135 or

Woodstock Farm Festival.
Wednesday late afternoons, 3:30pm-dusk, rain or shine. May 28 – October 22, 2014. Celebrate our farmers and our community with fresh local produce, outdoor dining, live music, special events, kids activities, scintillating conversation and peace, love and music of course. 6 Maple Lane, Woodstock. For more information, email or go online to

To Top of Page


Adams Fairacre Farms

Adams Fairacre Farms
Four Convenient Locations:
845-336-6300. (Rt. 9W, Kingston) 1560 Ulster Ave., Lake Katrine, NY 12449.
845-454-4330. 765 Dutchess Tpke, (Rt. 44), Poughkeepsie, NY 12603.
845-569-0303. 1240 Rt. 300, Newburgh, NY 12550.
845-632-9955. 160 Old Post Road, Wappinger, NY 12590.
Hours: Open 7 days.

• Adams features a vast selection of farm-fresh produce, specialty and deli foods, local and imported cheeses, fresh meats and seafood, delectable baked goods, gift items, and more. Our garden center includes seasonal and tropical greenhouses, yard and garden supplies as well the area's largest nursery.


Mother Earth's Storehouse
Natural Food & Vitamin Centers

Mother Earth's Storehouse Natural Food & Vitamin Centers
Three Convenient Locations:
845-336-5541. 300 Kings Mall Court, Rt. 9W, Kingston, NY 12401.
845-246-9614. 249 Main St., Saugerties, NY 12477.
845-296-1069. 1955 South Road, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601.
Hours: Open 7 days.

• Founded in 1978, Mother Earth offers a grand selection of high quality organic and natural products, and is committed to providing you with the best possible customer service.  Our FREE Wellness Programs include cooking demonstrations and recipes, store tours, and various healthy living events where we help answer your questions and make sure you are getting the most from our stores.  Visit our website for recipes, health-e coupons, reference library, to purchase online, and more. Gift Cards also available.


Sunflower Natural Foods Market
Two Convenient Locations:
845-679-5361. 75 Mill Hill Rd., Woodstock, NY 12498. (Bradley Meadows Shopping Plaza)
845-876-2555. 24 Garden St., Rhinebeck, NY 12572.
Woodstock Hours: M-F 8am-9pm; Sat. 9am-9pm; Sun. 10am-7pm.
Rhinebeck Hours: M-Sat. 9am-7pm; Sun. 10am-5pm.
Click here to print out In-Store Coupons


To Top of Page

See also Cut Your Own Christmas Trees on the Recreation Page

Rondout Valley Growers Association offers a guideline list of when crops become available in the area. Check it out:


Apple Bin Farm Market
845-339-7229. 810 Broadway, Ulster Park, NY.
• U-pick Ida Red apples.
Open: September - October.  7:30am-6pm, closed Tuesdays.

Apple Hill Farm
845-255-1605.  124 Rte. 32 South, New Paltz, NY.
• U-pick apples, pumpkins.                   
Open: September - October.  Fri.-Mon. 10am-6pm.

Apple Valley Farm
(previously Twin Start Farms)
845-255-7077.  155 North Ohioville Road, New Paltz, NY.
• U-Pick apples.
Open: Late-August - October.  Weekends 10am-5pm.

Borchert Orchards
845-236-7239.  278 Lattintown Rd., Marlboro, NY.
• U-pick strawberries.
Open: June.  Daily 8am-5pm. Call first for availability.

Dolan Orchard
845-895-2153.  1166 Rte. 208, Wallkill, NY.
• U-pick cherries, apple, pumpkins.                  
Open:  June - mid-October. Daily, 9am-5pm.

Dressel Farms
845.255-0693.  271 Rte. 208, New Paltz, NY.
• U-pick strawberries, apples, pumpkins.
Open:  June - October.  M-F 9am-5pm; Sat. & Sun. 9am-4pm.

DuBois Farms U-Pick
845-795-4037.  209 Perkinsville Road, Highland, NY.
• U-pick nectarines, plums, apples, pears, peaches, grapes, tomatoes, eggplant, pumpkins.                
Open:  Mid-August - October.  Daily 9am-5pm.

Hurds Family Farm
845-883-7825.  2187 Rte. 32, Modena, NY.
• U-pick apples, pears, raspberries, variety of vegetables, flowers, pumpkins.
Open:  July - October.  F-Sun. 9am-5pm.  Group appointments available weekdays.

Jenkins - Lueken Orchards
845-255-0999.  Rte. 299 West, New Paltz, NY.
• U-pick blackberries, raspberries, apples, pumpkins.
Open: Mid-July - October. Daily 9am-6pm.

Kelder's Farm Market
845-626-7137.  5755 Rte. 209, Kerhonkson, NY.
• U-pick fruits and vegetables from asparagus to zucchini.
Open:  June - October.  Daily 10am-6pm.

Maynard Farms
845-331-6908. 326 River Rd., Ulster Park, NY.
• U-pick apples, pumpkins.
Open: September - October. Sat. & Sun. 10am-5pm.

Minard Farms
845-883-5755; 845-883-7102; 1-866-632-7753.  59 Hurds Road, Clintondale, NY.
• U-pick apples.
Open:  September - October.  Weekends and holidays 10am-5pm.

Mr. Apples Low Spray Orchard
845-687-0005; 845-687-9498.  Rte. 213 West Orchard Street, High Falls, NY.
• U-pick apples.
Open:  August - mid-November.  Daily 10am-6pm.

Prospect Hill Orchards
845-795-2383.  40 Clarks Lane Milton, NY.
• U-pick cherries, plums, apricots, peaches, nectarines at 340 Milton Turnpike, Milton, NY.
• U-pick apples, pears, pumpkins at 73 Clarks Lane, Milton, NY.
Open:  Mid-June - October.  Weekends 9am-4pm.

Saunderskill Farms
845-626-2676.  5100 Rte. 209 Accord, NY.
• U-Pick strawberries, blueberries, raspberries, pumpkins.
Open: June - October.  Tu-Sun. 7am-5pm; closed Mon.

Stone Ridge Orchard
845-687-2587.  3120 Rte. 213, Stone Ridge, NY.
• U-pick apples.
Open:  September - November.  Daily 9am-6pm.

Taliaferro Farms
845-256-1592.  187 Plains Road, New Paltz, NY.
• U-pick cut flowers.
Open: July - October.  Daily 8am-7pm.

Tantillo's Farm Market
845-256-9109.  730 Rte. 208, Gardiner, NY.
• U-pick sweet and sour cherries, tomatoes, pumpkin, peas, fava beans, apples, tomatoes, peppers, eggplant,  pumpkins.
Open: June - October.  Daily 9am-4:30pm.

The Apple Bin Farm Market
845-339-7229.  810 Broadway (Rte. 9W), Ulster Park, NY.
• U-pick apples.
Open:  Early October.  Daily 9am-5pm.

Wallkill View Farm Market
845-255-8050.  15 Rte. 299 West, New Paltz, NY.
• U-pick pumpkins.
Open:  Mid-September - October.  Daily 9am-6pm.

Weed Orchard
845-236-0237.  43 Mt. Zion Road, Marlboro, NY.
• U-pick peaches, nectarines, plums, ginger gold apples, tomatoes, peppers, eggplant, zucchini, green and yellow beans, cabbage, apples, pears, grapes, pumpkins.      
Open:  July - August weekends 10am-5pm;
Mid-August - October daily 10am-5pm.

Westwind Orchard
845-626-0659.  215 Lower Whitfield Road, Accord, NY.
• U-pick apples, raspberries, blueberries, pumpkins.
Open:  September - October.  Weekends 10am-6pm.

Wilklow Orchards
845-691-2339.  341 Pancake Hollow Road, Highland, NY.
• U-Pick apples, pumpkins.      
Open:  Labor Day - October.  Daily 9am-6pm.

Wrights Farm
845-255-5300.  699 Rte. 208, Gardiner, NY.
• U-Pick cherries, apples.
Open:  June - October.  Daily 8am-4:30pm.


Barton Orchards
845-227-2306.  63 Apple Tree Lane, Poughquag, NY.
• U-Pick peaches, nectarines, plums, apples, beans, cucumbers, eggplant, peppers, squash, tomatoes, zucchini, grapes, pumpkins, raspberries, flowers.
Open:  July 26 - October.  Weekdays 9am-5pm; Weekends 9am-6pm.

Cedar Heights Orchard
845-589-5245.  8 Crosby Lane, Rhinebeck, NY.
• U-Pick apples.
Open:  September - October.  Daily 9am-dusk.

Fishkill Farm
897-4377.  9 Fishkill Farm Road, Hopewell Junction, NY.
• U-Pick strawberries, black currants, blackberries, blueberries, raspberries. cherries, nectarines, peaches, pears, peas, beans, tomatoes, eggplant, squash, peppers, kale, herbs, apples, pumpkins, husk cherries.
Low-spray fruit and recently became one of the only orchards in the region to offer pick-your-own apples grown according to organic standards.         
Open:  June - October.  Daily 9am-6pm.

Fraleigh’s Rose Hill Farm
845-758-4215. 19 Rose Hill Farm, Red Hook, NY.
• Cherries, blueberries, peaches, apples, raspberries, pumpkins.
Open: June - August: Tu-Sun. 8am-1pm, closed Mon.;
September & October: weekends only, 10am-6pm.

Green Horizons Organic Farm
845-855-5555.  South Dingle Rd., Pawling,, NY.
• U-Pick berries, vegetables, apples, pumpkins.
Certified Organic.
Open: June - October.  By appointment only.

Greig Farm
Pitcher Lane, Red Hook.

Mead Orchards 
845-756-5641.  15 Scism Road, Tivoli, NY.
• U-Pick strawberries, cherries, blueberries, apples, plums, pumpkins.            
Open:  June daily 3pm-7pm; July - October. Sat. & Sun. 10am-6pm.

Meadowbrook Farm
845-297-3002.  29 Old Myers Corners Road, Wappinger Falls, NY.
• U-Pick apples, pumpkins.
Open:  September - October.  Daily 10am-5pm.

McEnroe Organic Farm Market
518-789-4191.  5409 Route 22, Millerton.
• U-Pick strawberries, raspberries.
Certified Organic.
Open:  June.  Daily 9am-4pm.

To Top of Page

See also Wine Trails on the Recreation Page

JK's Wine & Liquor

JK's Wine & Liquor, Kingston NY
Kingston Plaza, Kingston, NY 12401. (Near Hannaford.

• The entire staff at JK's Wine & Liquor welcomes you to our wide selection of Wines and Spirits at affordable prices. Everyday Savings with your FREE MEMBERSHIP to our Customer Loyalty Discount Program. Quality Wines in our Value Section at $3.99/750 ml bottle. New products arriving regularly. Tastings most Thursday-Saturday. 15% Case Discounts on Wines and Champagnes. Gift Baskets and Gift Cards available.
Hours: M-Sat. 9am-9pm; Sun. 12noon-5pm.
Click Here for Discount Coupon.


Town & Country Liquors

Town & Country Liquors
Rt. 212 CVS Plaza, Saugerties, NY 12477.

• In business since 1978, we offer great discounts on wine. Free tastings Fridays and Saturdays 4pm to 7pm. Our inventory is extensive & impressive. Our friendly helpful staff will assist you in choosing the perfect gift (and wrap if for free). We will help select the perfect accompaniment for holidays, events, weddings, parties or everyday needs. Hours: Open M-Sat. 10am-9pm; Sun. 12noon-5pm.
Click Here For Discount Offer Information.


Tuthilltown Spirits
14 Gristmill Lane, Gardiner, NY.
Watch us on Youtube

• New York's first whiskey distillery since prohibition! Tuthilltown Spirits is a Farm Distillery using local agricultural produce to create a new generation of handmade American whiskeys. Visit New York’s only whiskey tasting room and shop. Meet the makers of HUDSON brand whiskeys. Tour reservations suggested: 633-8734. Purchase spirits at our shop. Gift Certificates also available.


To Top of Page


Henry's Farm To Table at Buttermilk Falls Inn & Spa, Milton, NYTown & Country Liquors in Saugerties, NY
Great Gift Ideas In Hudson Valley NY Coupons & Discount Offers For Hudson Valley NY



Area Information | Birthday Parties | Businesses | Calendar of Annual Events & Festivals |
Camps (Day Camps)
| Caregiver Support | Classifieds | Community News | Coupons & Discounts |
Food & Drink | Gift Ideas | Health & Wellness | Home Improvement | Lessons & Enrichment Activities |
| Map | Real Estate | Recreation | Schools | Support Resources & Self-Help |
Senior Services | Townships of Ulster County | Volunteer Opportunities |, published by First Connections, Inc.
All Contents Copyright© 2015 by First Connections, Inc.
All rights reserved. No part of the publication or website may be reproduced, stored or
transmitted, in any form or by any means (mechanical, electronic, copying, or otherwise),
without the prior written permission of the Publisher. | published by First Connections Inc.
P.O. Box 42, Woodstock, NY 12498 | 845-679-0569 |