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.

The Birch Collective $$

Looking for new spots around town? Check out Te Birch Collective on Mamaroneck Ave. for some comfort food, cozy vibes, and their famous Birch Berry Mojitos!

Location: 91 Mamaroneck Avenue, White Plains, NY 10601

Hours: 11:00a.m. to 2:00a.m. – Sunday to Wednesday

11:00a.m. to 4:00a.m. – Thursday to Saturday

Tel: (914) 437-9065

The Puzzle Parlour $$

Are you looking for something to do that only few people can? The Puzzle Parlour located in White Plains is known for extremely challenging escape rooms. They facilitate a fantastic experience, so get a group of friends together and test your skills!

Location: 131 Court St, White Plains, NY 10601

Hours: 10:00a.m. to 10:00p.m. – Monday to Thursday

10:00a.m. to 12:00a.m. – Friday and Saturday

10:00a.m. to 8:00p.m. – Sunday

Tel: (914) 368-8222

Sundance Kitchen & Cantina $$

Tere’s only few circumstances where it’s okay to say this, but…the smaller the better! Tis little kitchen is located on the corner of Maple & Mamaroneck Ave. If you’re looking for a great spot for a quick bite this is your go-to. Stop in and try their delicious Golden Boy Sandwich crafted with grilled chicken, roasted peppers, melted American cheese, and golden honey mustard that will make your taste buds explode.

Location: 208 Mamaroneck Ave, White Plains, NY 10601

Hours: 6:00a.m. to 9:30p.m. – Monday to Saturday

8:00a.m. to 7:30p.m. – Sunday

Tel: (914) 946-2300

Skinny Buddha Organic Café $$

Trying to stick with that New Year’s resolution? Well, here’s a place that might be able to help you out! Skinny Buddha is only a brief walk from the Scarsdale Metro North Station. With a wide variety of organic, vegan, and gluten-free food and beverage selections you’ll be sure to stay happy and be healthy all year round!

Location: 6 Depot Pl, Scarsdale, NY 10583

Hours: 7:00a.m. to 4:30p.m. – Monday

8:00a.m. to 5:30p.m. – Tuesday to Friday

9:00a.m. to 4:00p.m. – Sunday

Tel: (914) 472-9646

Martine’s Fine Bake Shoppe $$

Have a sweet tooth? Stop into Martine’s, located just a stroll away from the Scarsdale Metro North Station. Tis little café is the perfect spot for a first date! The delicious assortment of sweets and treats will keep the conversation going for ages!

Location: 48 East Pkwy, Scarsdale, NY 10583

Hours: 6:45a.m. to 6:00p.m. – Monday to Saturday

7:30a.m. to 4:30p.m. – Sunday

Tel: (914) 722-4949