Type to search

The Hippest On-Trend Restaurants in Rockland County Are Ready for Restaurant Week




A post shared by AquaTerra Grille (@aquaterragrille) on


Rockland County is making strides as an up-and-coming epicenter of on-trend dining. Cultural hubs, particularly Nyack, are seeing an increasing number of establishments adopt contemporary dining trends, reinventing the local culinary scene into a hip and happening place to eat.

Small plates, homey vibes, exposed brick, and handcrafted cocktails are all some of the top trends flowing through New York’s dining world, and a handful of Rockland’s restaurants are stepping up to the plate to embody these trends, too. Keep scrolling for an inside look at these eateries as they prepare for Hudson Valley Restaurant Week, coming November 4-17.


8 North Broadway

What they offer: Seasonal Mediterranean eats, small plates in a laid-back atmosphere.

8 N Broadway, Nyack



A post shared by 8 North Broadway Restaurant (@8northbroadway) on


Velo Bistro Wine Bar

What they offer: Exceptional food and wine in a cozy-but-bustling brick-walled interior.

12 N Broadway, Nyack



A post shared by Velo Nyack (@velonyack) on


AquaTerra Grille

What they offer: Casual indoor and patio dining with fresh seafood and meat offerings.

420 N Middletown Road, Pearl River



A post shared by AquaTerra Grille (@aquaterragrille) on


Communal Kitchen

What they offer: A lively eatery featuring small-batch wine and handcrafted cocktails.

162 Main Street, Nyack



A post shared by Communal Kitchen (@communal_kitchen) on


Maura’s Kitchen

What they offer: A Latin bistro with a homey vibe with contemporary Peruvian specialties.

81-83 C Broadway, Nyack



A post shared by Maura’s Kitchen (@mauraskitchen) on


Union Restaurant and Bar Latino

What they offer: Contemporary Latin fusion in a relaxed, hacienda-style atmosphere.

22-24 New Main Street, Haverstraw



A post shared by Union Restaurant (@unionhaverstraw) on



What they offer: Locally sourced sushi with a bustling late-night scene.

110 Main Street, Nyack



A post shared by WasabiNyack (@wasabinyack) on




Hudson Valley Restaurant Week is back this April 8-21!