5 must-eat Hudson Valley delicacies



Taste the best the Hudson Valley has to offer


Looking for something delectable that you have never tasted before? Give these 5 must-eat delicacies a taste. Made with fresh ingredients and surrounded by a casual atmosphere, these treats can't be beat.

1. Brandenburg Bakery
66 Main Street, Livingston Manor. 845-439-0200; BrandenburgBakery.com 
This cozy family owned shop is full of homemade treats. If you are looking for something sweet, a fruit filled danish or turnover is sure to hit the spot. They make their breads traditionally and shape the loaves by hand. Try the heavy German Rye or a flaky butter croissant. 

READ MORE: Top kid friendly restaurants in the Hudson Valley 

2. Commodore Chocolatier
480-482 Broadway, Newburgh. 845-561-3960; Commodore Chocolatier
Located in the heart of the city of Newburgh, Commodore Chocolatier has been providing delectable sweets for over 80 years. They serve up holiday classics like ribbon candy at Christmas, heart shaped boxes on Valentine’s Day, bunnies at Easter and more, and offer a popular candy cane making demonstration during the Christmas season that’s a delight for all ages. No matter the season, you’ll always find mouthwatering freshly made chocolate at Commodore.

 3. Sushi Village
1545 Rte. 52, Fishkill. 845-765-8808; SushiVillageRestaurant.com
Sushi Village has been recognized for its outstanding Japanese cuisine. This casual dining experience offers tasty, fresh seafood from a friendly staff. They have tons of classic rolls, crispy tempura options, and adventurous specialty rolls, all at a reasonable price. This is the place to go for all your sushi cravings. 

4. Sweetbakes Café
2689 West Main Street, Wappingers Falls. 845-632-1900; sweetbakescafe.com
Specializing in unique and delicious baked goods, Sweetbakes can whip up custom treats for special occasions or just to satisfy a craving. Their new cafe, coming spring/summer 2020, will serve specialty coffee for moms and dads along with sweet and savory waffles the whole family will devour.

5. Glazed Over Donuts
315 Main Street, Beacon. 845-765-0505; glazedoverdonuts.com
From simple chocolate glazes to out-there toppings like coconut Fruity Pebbles, pretzels, Oreo crumbs, and even bacon, this addition to Beacon’s Main Street is sure to satisfy whatever you’re in the mood for. You can order off the menu or make up your own combo of glaze, topping, and drizzle: the three key components of a delicious donut.

Updated 3/2/2020



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