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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Indie Movie Theater
“Wonderful films. Redhook also has an old-fashion drive-inn and a larger cinema (though we have Netflix). Across the street is the old "Holy Cow" Ice-cream for kids. Nearby you will pass a pick-your-own summer flower stand and some antique shops.”
  • 55 locals recommend
Theater
“Bard's famous Frank Gehry designed arts center hosts a robust calendar of concerts, shows, and other events. ”
  • 33 locals recommend
Park
“An incredible spot for both nature walks and nature photography. Operated by Scenic Hudson, this spot has several miles of relaxing paths which afford sweeping views of the Hudson River. ”
  • 39 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“EVERYONE goes here. That's good and bad; it's busy but you get nice pastries, good coffee, and a bit of lively energy from the town if you're up for it. The food is delicious and simple.”
  • 43 locals recommend
New American Restaurant
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“Former church turned New American restaurant with a main dining room and more casual bistro side.”
  • 35 locals recommend
University
“Great Swimming pool In Bard’s Stevenson Athletic Center (building shown here) as well as exercise facility, available on a drop in basis for a moderate fee. 30 minute drive from Hudson. Check the school's athletic facility/aqua program webpage for available days and times and fee. ”
  • 30 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“A good, reliable standby in Rhinebeck for French food featuring local ingredients. Would recommend making reservations on the weekends. ”
  • 33 locals recommend
Italian Restaurant
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“Market Street is a contemporary Italian restaurant. We love their "fancy pizza", wine on tap, and fresh salads. They are also open late. ”
  • 28 locals recommend
Nature
“Beautiful rambling gravel trail through fields, leading to the Hudson River with great views.”
  • 33 locals recommend
Other Great Outdoors
“Events year-round at the Dutchess County Fairgrounds. Check their schedule. ”
  • 20 locals recommend
Farm
“Well-maintained farm with many options for fruits, veggies, apple, and pumpkin picking. Nice farm store as well. ”
  • 26 locals recommend
Indian Restaurant
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“A very popular spot, but for good reason. Between the ambiance, service, and spectacularly fresh food, Cinnamon hits it out of the park. Plus, its location in the center of Rhinebeck makes it an easy spot to walk to after shopping or sightseeing around town. ”
  • 24 locals recommend
Italian Restaurant
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“An authentic Italian spot with lots of tasty pasta dishes, good selection of Italian wines and deserts.”
  • 27 locals recommend
Bar
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“The intimate atmosphere and delicious cuisine in this historic colonial bistro makes for warm memories.”
  • 18 locals recommend
Farmers Market
“Our favorite Farmer's Market is in Rhinebeck (17 min away) in the town center, also a perfect opportunity to explore their brunch spots nearby. The market is open 10a-2p on Sundays, and hosted in the Rhinebeck Town Hall Dec-April.”
  • 20 locals recommend
Park
“Great forest hike with wonderful views of the catskills for those brave enough to climb the fire towe.”
  • 20 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Coffee Shop
“EVERYONE goes here. That's good and bad; it's busy but you get nice pastries, good coffee, and a bit of lively energy from the town if you're up for it. The food is delicious and simple.”
  • 43 locals recommend
New American Restaurant
“Former church turned New American restaurant with a main dining room and more casual bistro side.”
  • 35 locals recommend
Restaurant
“A good, reliable standby in Rhinebeck for French food featuring local ingredients. Would recommend making reservations on the weekends. ”
  • 33 locals recommend
Italian Restaurant
“Market Street is a contemporary Italian restaurant. We love their "fancy pizza", wine on tap, and fresh salads. They are also open late. ”
  • 28 locals recommend
Farm
“Well-maintained farm with many options for fruits, veggies, apple, and pumpkin picking. Nice farm store as well. ”
  • 26 locals recommend
Indian Restaurant
“A very popular spot, but for good reason. Between the ambiance, service, and spectacularly fresh food, Cinnamon hits it out of the park. Plus, its location in the center of Rhinebeck makes it an easy spot to walk to after shopping or sightseeing around town. ”
  • 24 locals recommend
Italian Restaurant
“An authentic Italian spot with lots of tasty pasta dishes, good selection of Italian wines and deserts.”
  • 27 locals recommend
Bar
“The intimate atmosphere and delicious cuisine in this historic colonial bistro makes for warm memories.”
  • 18 locals recommend

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