Unearthed Remnants of the Main Café

Recent renovations to the closed down laundromat on the corner of Main and John Streets unearthed a formerly hidden of relic of bygone Tarrytown social life. Workers on the new restaurant planned to occupy the former laundromat which closed several years ago discovered two beautiful signs above the window frames. One, a rusted blue and white enamel sign simply says Café, whilst the other was … Continue reading Unearthed Remnants of the Main Café

Flamingo Restaurant Matchbook

The exotic sounding Flamingo Restaurant used to be on North Broadway, Tarrytown in the spot currently home to Sushi Thai Asian Fusion. Run by the Mosa family from Israel, it got a special mention in the New York Times, December 1977 holiday guide to having “An Ichabod Crane Christmas”; “For authentic Middle Eastern food, a visitor might try the Flamingo Restaurant on Route 9 in … Continue reading Flamingo Restaurant Matchbook