Outdoor Dining in Southern Westchester
View of the Hudson River from Harvest-on-Hudson. Photo credit: Harvest-on-Hudson restaurant

If you live in Westchester County, one of the fun things about the warmer weather months is eating outdoors in some of our favorite restaurants. After the harsh winters, we should make the most of the summer sun. And you can take your pick on whether to people watch while dining outdoors, or enjoy the beatiful Hudson River or Long Island Shore views.

Here are a few restaurants that offer outdoor dining in Southern Westchester County. Add your favorites in the comments below!

Chat 19

19 Chatsworth Avenue, Larchmont

(914) 833-8871 

You'll find classic American cuisine here with a twist. Chat 19 has outdoor seating and you can enjoy beautiful Larchmont and do a bit of people watching while you eat a delicious meal. At night the restaurant offers a vibrant bar scene with bands and DJs performing.


1 River Street, Hastings

(914) 478-2800

Located in the river town of Hastings, this Italian restaurant is located right along the Hudson River. Known for their herb garden and fresh meals, this Westchester restaurant is a local favorite. In the warmer months the restaurant offers patio dining, and an an outside bar, where you can get a view of the sunset over the Palisades.

Cafe Mozart

308 Mamaroneck Avenue, Mamaroneck

(914) 698-4166

This is a cafe-style restaurant. Known for their dessert, you can order a pot of herbal tea or an espresso drink and a thick slice of tempting cake. Or you can try one of their hearty sandwiches.

Cafe Mozart has a patio on the Avenue where patrons sit and enjoy their meal. It is the perfect place for people watching. They also offer a Sunday brunch, and live music on weekends.


325 N Main Street, Port Chester

(914) 939-0119

Eat delicious, classic Italian food and enjoy each other's company while being outdoors at Nessa's. Located in Port Chester, it is also a nice restaurant to combine with seeing a show at the Capitol Theater.

Seaside Johnnies

94 Dearborn Avenue, Rye

(914) 921-6104

Want some seafood and enjoy a view of the beach? Well, you're in luck! You can do both of those things at the same time, at Seaside Johnnies, since it is located right on the beach in Rye. Keep in mind even with most indoor seating you've got a great view of the ocean and the beach. Restaurant guests often walk on the beach before or after dinner.


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