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Business Dining & Entertainment Guide

Is it time for your next business gathering or holiday party? Put the business of planning in the hands of Westchester’s dining and entertainment destinations while you focus on celebrating your business.

 

Full speed ahead

Are you looking for a unique venue for your next event? Treat your guests to an extraordinary, one-of-a-kind experience filled with excitement and thrill.

With six northeast locations, including Stamford, CT, RPM Raceway is America’s premiere indoor electric karting destination delivering an authentic, exhilarating, and memorable experience that stretches beyond the norm. Whether your event is a rewarding day of pure fun or the ultimate team-building outing, RPM Raceway’s top-to-bottom entertainment will ensure each guest leaves feeling like a champion.

Hop in one of our high-speed electric karts, put the petal to the metal, and experience first-hand what true speed feels like. Our European-inspired tracks offer head-to-head matchups, group races, and the authentic exhilaration of true competition while reaching speeds of up to 45+ MPH.

But, if any in your group aren’t cut out for the tracks, no worries — the fun at RPM Raceway stretches beyond karting! Our indoor facility that exceeds 100,000 square feet features private event rooms and other entertainment options to satisfy guests with a wide range of interests and tastes. Leave it to us to customize the VIP experience that works best for your event. From avid arcade gamers who stay forever young to Virtual Reality fanatics who want to dive deep into other dimensions, guests can immerse themselves in our state-of-the-art arcade. RPM Raceway Stamford also features the only bowling alley in Stamford — RPM Lanes. With 24 sleek lanes, let the good times bowl, luxury style.

When it’s time for your guests to refuel, our in-house RPM Bar & Grill serves seasonal bites and creative cocktails, including hand-crafted burgers, tasty tacos, brick oven pizzas, and much more.

Join us at RPM Raceway — the ultimate indoor karting and entertainment destination. We’ll help you create an authentic, exhilarating, safe experience. Let us do all the work while you have all the fun.

 

RPM Raceway Stamford
600 West Ave
Stamford, CT
203.323.7223
www.rpmraceway.com

 

Urban upbeat energy paired with modern décor

Gigante Restaurant & Bar at Lake Isle Country Club in Eastchester, complete with a private dining room, is so much more than just food — the upbeat, contemporary ambiance is equally special. The newest addition to the family of dining establishments that includes Mulino’s of Westchester and Mulino’s at Lake Isle, Gigante brings a city-like, upbeat energy and modern décor designed to stimulate the senses.

Set on the lush grounds of Lake Isle Country Club, the game-changing restaurant puts a new spin on fine Italian cuisine with its mix of modern American dishes, thanks to Executive Chef Samuel Kim and his years of experience creating exceptional cuisine in New York City’s finest restaurants (Per Se, Jean-Georges, Colicchio & Sons). Gigante's private dining room accommodates up to 30 guests and features an exquisite Grey Goose wall and a 75-inch TV that can be used for slideshow presentations, sporting events, and more.

You can’t go wrong in planning your next group gathering in the unique setting of Gigante.

 

Gigante Restaurant & Bar
660 White Plains Rd
Eastchester
914.961.1001
www.giganterestaurant.com

 

Make memories with timeless elegance

Located in the historic town of Briarcliff Manor, the estate has been making memories and hosting extraordinary events for over 50 years. Under the new leadership of the DiNapoli family, the manor — a full-service venue — has been renovated and remodeled to merge old-world charm and contemporary elegance. Whether planning an event for 20 or 175, The Briarcliff Manor team focuses on providing each and every guest with a timelessly elegant experience. Dedicated to delivering events with delicious cuisine, exceptional service, and meticulous attention to detail, we want your guests to feel like a part of our family in this historic manor where the southern charm of the Gone with the Wind era comes alive. With over 25 years of experience in the catering industry along with new locations in Somers and Pleasantville, the DiNapolis bring traditional Italian hospitality to every event service you will need for your special occasion.

 

The Briarcliff Manor
25 Studio Hill Rd
Briarcliff Manor
914.944.1524
www.thebriarcliffmanor.com

 

More than just hotel rooms

The Cambria Hotel White Plains Downtown offers more than just hotel rooms. We are thrilled to open our spectacular venue exclusively to you. Whether you’re hosting a corporate event, casual cocktail party, or your company's holiday party, the Cambria Hotel will exceed your expectations. Plan your next event for up to 250 people with our expert sales and catering team. 

Enjoy the convenience of being located in the heart of downtown White Plains while enjoying the luxuries of a full-service boutique hotel with over 3,500 square feet of indoor/outdoor event space. Our culinary team, led by Executive Chef Juan Carlos Atehortua, will surely deliver an exceptional experience that your guests will remember forever.

We’d love to hear from you! Please contact us at 914.681.0500 or events@cswhiteplains.com to explore your upcoming event!

 

The Cambria Hotel White Plains Downtown
250 Main St
White Plains
914.681.0500
www.cambriasuiteswhiteplains.com

 

Add spice to your event

Shiraz Kitchen is proud to be one of only eight Westchester restaurants to earn the distinction of being included in the newest edition of the MICHELIN Guide New York City 2020 as a Bib Gourmand establishment, offering an “affordable and remarkable dining experience.” Consider sharing the distinctive and flavorful Shiraz Kitchen experience with your guests.

Our exciting new Wine Bar provides a perfect setting and private space for corporate gatherings, cultural celebrations, baby shower brunches, bridal showers, and birthday celebrations. We will partner with you to customize every detail of your menu and wine selections. Our colorful menu features a sumptuous variety and enhanced flavors that reflect the rich cultural diversity of the Persiante area. If you’ve thought of Persian food as strictly kabobs, it’s time to explore — it’s so much more. With Shiraz Kitchen, you're in for a treat!

 

Shiraz Kitchen
83 E Main St
Elmsford
914.345.6111
www.shirazkitchen.com

 

Celebrate at the “home of the wheel”

Angelina's Ristorante, "Home of the Wheel," features our signature dish of spaghetti tossed in an imported wheel of parmigiano reggiano cheese, infused with a flame of cognac and tomato sauce and prepared table side. Restaurant guests have been known to turn their heads in awe while watching the pasta being tossed. Other house specialties include Chicken Angelina, Eggplant Genovese, and Chilean Sea Bass Portofino. Angelina’s also has been recognized for its award-winning extensive and varied wine list.

Our private party room, known as the Enoteca (the wine cellar), offers private space for any special event from a corporate seminar to a small celebration of 50 plus. Angelina’s staff and management will work closely with you to make sure your event is special and memorable. For a full menu and party package, please visit www.angelinasoftuckahoe.com.

 

Angelina's Ristorante
97 Lake Ave
Tuckahoe
914.779.7944
www.angelinasoftuckahoe.com

 

Perfect ambiance award-winning cuisine

DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Tarrytown, located only 35 minutes north of New York City, features 246 guest rooms, 24,000 square feet of meeting space, and award-winning culinary cuisine. Spacious event rooms of all sizes, many with natural lighting, will allow your group to be productive with minimum distractions and provide the perfect ambiance for any gathering. When it comes to running your event, relying on the dedicated Conference Service staff, in-house technical support, and a creative culinary team ensures all details run smoothly, from beginning to end.

In addition, Bistro Z, our highly acclaimed restaurant, is a favorite with visitors. Sit by the roaring fireplace or on the seasonal outdoor deck while enjoying delicious, contemporary American fare with ingredients locally sourced by our highly trained, creative chefs. Or socialize with friends and colleagues in the indoor bar and lounge, open seven days a week.

 

DoubleTree by Hilton Tarrytown
455 S Broadway
Tarrytown
914.631.5700
www.tarrytown.doubletree.com

 

Celebrate where the excitement is built-in

Westchester is home to one of the largest entertainment destinations in the northeast — Empire City Casino by MGM Resorts, where the dance scene is as hot as the casino floor. High-tech electronic Blackjack and Three Card Poker offer state-of-the-art gaming with the best odds. The Entertainment Lounge features the hottest live bands and DJs nightly, from the Golden Oldies to the current top charts. Witness sports teams in action on over 40 TVs while enjoying upscale pub fare at The Pub, or dine on traditional Italian fare at Nonno’s Trattoria.

From intimate gatherings to corporate meetings and industry tradeshows, there’s always a reason to celebrate and Empire City Casino Events has it all. With versatile facilities to accommodate your every need, our flexible venue spaces are easily adaptable. Our team of professionals focuses on the flawless delivery of your event from start to finish.

Other event venues include The Red Room, a flexible multipurpose space featuring an open kitchen and a wraparound bar with room to accommodate a live band and dance floor. The Good Time Room, named for the first two-time winning Harness Horse of the Year title, offers private and exclusive banquet space, in-house audio-visual capabilities, and seating for up to 200 guests, including a dance floor and live entertainment. The Empire Terrace is ideal for creating an unforgettable event with a unique view overlooking the world-famous racetrack. Our “A Night at the Races” package allows you to name a race after your honoree or organization, view the race from the winner’s circle, and have your picture taken with the winning horse and driver.

 

Empire City Casino by MGM Resorts
810 Yonkers Ave
Yonkers
914.968.4200
www.empirecitycasino.com

 


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