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The Cookery

39 Chestnut St, Dobbs Ferry, NY 10522-1623
+1 914-305-2336
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good28%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (21 reviews)
“octopus” (16 reviews)
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Italian, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
39 Chestnut St, Dobbs Ferry, NY 10522-1623
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The brunch came highly recommended but I was not impressed. The decor was drab and minimalistic. The service was not bad. The gin drink (limited to one per guest) was just okay and not very strong. It was more like a slightly spiked, sugary lemonade....More

Reviewed 28 April 2018 via mobile

Our first review of this place was back when it first opened. Thought food was excellent but not taking reservations was a real issue. So they now take reservations but who cares - the food totally missed the mark. The pork osso bucco was a...More

Thank PG-NY
Reviewed 10 April 2018

Our appetizers were unique and very good. A couple of starters could easily replace a main course. The service is very attentive and friendly. Main courses are very good and creative.

Thank bruce1145
Reviewed 24 March 2018

This place hits it everytime. Food was excellent, multiple choices for restaurant week not just the ordinary chicken beef and fish. Service was almost better than the food Kaileen was humorous and helpful. Wish we had one in Bklyn.

Reviewed 5 March 2018

We arrived for an early dinner for a family celebration and we were seated immediately. Service is very attentive and the staff are friendly and well informed. There were 6 of us and we shared 4 appetizers - all delicious with standouts being the meatballs...More

Thank Susan S
Reviewed 18 February 2018

Hidden (sort of) on a side street in Dobbs Ferry, this is a quite unassuming place that first looks like it could be a sports bar with a lot of tables. However, once you are inside and seated, you realize the casual environment belies the...More

Thank JJ F
Reviewed 15 February 2018 via mobile

Met a friend for dinner and had high expectations. The food was way overpriced. Bread and butter $6? Really? We ordered salad special was ok, fried octopus nothing special. Fish special nothing to write home about and cauliflower ravioli which was way too salty. Disappointed...More

Thank Ellen J
Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

Just had my daughter’s first birthday party here for brunch and I couldn’t be happier. The staff was fantastic and the food was amazing. We received so many compliments from everyone. Thank you so much for making my daughter’s first birthday memorable.

Thank StubbornSicilian
Reviewed 24 January 2018

Dinned at The Cookery while visiting friends. Service and food were wonderful. The stak was outstanding and huge!

Thank Steven09
Reviewed 2 January 2018

Had dinner here after a recommendation from our daughter and son-in-law. So glad we listened to them! The restaurant is casually cozy and we were welcomed warmly and immediately shown to our table - we did have a reservation. Though it was surprising that bread...More

Thank Iris H
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28 February 2017|
Response from running0nempty | Reviewed this property |
Contact the Cookery. They will have a selection of the menu available. It will be worth the visit.
Roy B
27 October 2015|
Response from Steve C | Reviewed this property |
Well, I don't serve anything myself. They have an a la carte Brunch menu, but no lunch menu.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$20
Dinner, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:30 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:30 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 39 Chestnut St, Dobbs Ferry, NY 10522-1623
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Westchester County  >  Dobbs Ferry
  • Phone Number: +1 914-305-2336
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