Tired of sitting in your dorm room or only traveling by foot? Make friends with a student who has a car and take a trip to White Plains next time you have a break! If you prefer to take the ride solo, then the Manhattanville Valiant can help you with that! The Valiant stops at various locations in White Plains including the Metro- North train station. To find out more information regarding bus stops visit Campus Safety in Spellman Hall.
Muskrat Cove FREE
Muskrat Cove is a hidden sliver of woodlands named for the population of muskrats inhabiting the forest stream banks in the area. Just hop of at the Woodlawn train station and follow the pathway to see some wildlife. If you can’t handle the smell of the zoo, then take a stroll over this beautiful archway built along the Bronx River!
Location: 4202-4288 Webster Ave,
Bronx, NY 10470
Hours: Dawn to Dusk
Blue Moon Mexican Café $$
Are pub quesadillas not satisfying your craving? Stop of at Bronxville to indulge in some zesty sizzling fajitas with personalized toppings on the side!
Location: 7 Pondfeld Road #27,
Bronxville, NY 10708
Tel: (914) 337-4000
Hours: 11:00a.m. to 10:00p.m. – Sunday
11:30a.m. to 10:00p.m. – Monday through Thursday
11:30a.m. to 11:00p.m. – Friday & Saturday
Take the Valiant to White Plains and check out this new cozy American style restaurant. Lilly’s is home of the burrata. If you are a cheese addict, then you need to try Lilly’s burrata lavished with fig jam, grilled flone, arugula pesto, and black mission figs. Your taste buds will have you begging for more!
Location: 169 Mamaroneck Ave, White Plains, NY 10601
Tel: (914) 997-5600 (Reservations Recommended)
Hours: 11:30a.m. to 9:00p.m. – Sunday
11:30a.m. to 10:00p.m. – Monday through Saturday
Tuck’d Away Bar & Grill $$
Take a trip to Tuckahoe to discover this hidden gem. Tis modern style pub is the ultimate host of NFL nights and live performances. So, grab some friends and head on down! To find out more about when these events are hosted call or visit their website tuckedaway90.com!
Location: 90 Yonkers Ave, Tuckahoe, NY 10707
Tel: (914) 222-9162
Hours: 11:30a.m. to 12:00a.m. – Sunday through Thursday
11:30a.m. to 1:00a.m. – Friday & Saturday
The Original Pancake House $$
Why risk getting diabetes at iHop? Check out the Original Pancake House! They offer a wide variety of delicious pancakes, waffles, and crepes along with new naturally favored syrups you’ve never tasted before!
Location: 170 Hamilton Ave, White Plains, NY 10605
Tel: (914) 683-3770
Hours: 7:00a.m. – 3:00p.m. Sunday through Saturday