Best of Westchester 2015 Eat & Drink Editors' Picks
La Catena Italian Restaurant
871 Saw Mill River Rd, Ardsley
(914) 231-9260; www.lacatenaardsley.com
The top choice among the many house-made offerings on the two-level dessert cart is the Napoleon; its alternating layers of crunchy and soft puff pastry with creamy, smooth vanilla custard make for a flawless example of the classic French dessert. And when asked about the accompanying spoonful of fresh whipped cream, say yes!