Tonga Local Guidebook

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Tonga Local Guidebook

Food scene

Cozy gastropub with great food. Top-notch craft beer selection and excellent cocktails, too. Live music on some nights.
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The Dutch
253 Main Street
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Cozy gastropub with great food. Top-notch craft beer selection and excellent cocktails, too. Live music on some nights.
Everyone seems to love Miss Lucy's—and so do we. Chill vibe, great staff, and outstanding food/drinks.
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Miss Lucy's Kitchen
90 Partition Street
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Everyone seems to love Miss Lucy's—and so do we. Chill vibe, great staff, and outstanding food/drinks.
A local favorite and one of the best restaurants in Saugerties.
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Red Onion
1654 New York 212
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A local favorite and one of the best restaurants in Saugerties.
Excellent Italian with some New American fare in a casual, homey setting. One of our favorite restaurants in the area.
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Annarella Ristorante
276 Malden Turnpike
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Excellent Italian with some New American fare in a casual, homey setting. One of our favorite restaurants in the area.
Great for breakfast (served all day) & lunch.
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Love Bites Cafe
69 Partition Street
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Great for breakfast (served all day) & lunch.
Visiting here is a little like traveling back in time, which makes sense, seeing how they've made awesome homemade chocolates since 1929!
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Krause's Chocolates
41 Partition Street
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Visiting here is a little like traveling back in time, which makes sense, seeing how they've made awesome homemade chocolates since 1929!
Just off of Partition Street, Olsen & Co. is a charming place for coffee, tea, sandwiches, dessert, etc.
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Olsen & Company Saugerties
81 Partition St
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Just off of Partition Street, Olsen & Co. is a charming place for coffee, tea, sandwiches, dessert, etc.
Cute place for delicious coffee, tea, and light food. The business also has a great backstory.
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Josie's coffee shoppe
174 Partition Street
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Cute place for delicious coffee, tea, and light food. The business also has a great backstory.
“The world's smallest and hardest to find ice cream shop…(and) the most delicious ice cream you'll ever eat.” Sounds about right.
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Alleyway Ice Cream
135 Partition St
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“The world's smallest and hardest to find ice cream shop…(and) the most delicious ice cream you'll ever eat.” Sounds about right.
Really great food and a nice big open space. Good for families/larger groups, too. Live music on some nights.
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Pearl Moon Woodstock
52 Mill Hill Road
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Really great food and a nice big open space. Good for families/larger groups, too. Live music on some nights.
Arguably the best restaurant around. Beautiful space (both indoors and out), great food and excellent service.
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SILVIA
42 Mill Hill Rd
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Arguably the best restaurant around. Beautiful space (both indoors and out), great food and excellent service.
Fun, casual place and delicious Southern-inspired comfort food. Since Dixon is just outside of Woodstock (which can get crowded on weekends), this is a great option.
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Dixon Roadside
261 Tinker Street
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Fun, casual place and delicious Southern-inspired comfort food. Since Dixon is just outside of Woodstock (which can get crowded on weekends), this is a great option.
Never met anyone who didn't love Oriole 9. A great breakfast/brunch/lunch place with a friendly staff and a good vibe.
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Oriole 9
17 Tinker Street
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Never met anyone who didn't love Oriole 9. A great breakfast/brunch/lunch place with a friendly staff and a good vibe.
A semi-new bakery with incredible stuff. Their chocolate cake is insane, the best I’ve ever had. But really, everything is delish!
Overlook Bakery
105 Tinker Street
A semi-new bakery with incredible stuff. Their chocolate cake is insane, the best I’ve ever had. But really, everything is delish!
Just outside Woodstock in Bearsville, Nancy's is a favorite ice cream and baked goods destination. And their sundaes—10% off on Sundays—are just plain bonkers.
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Nancy's Of Woodstock - Artisanal Creamery
105 Tinker St
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Just outside Woodstock in Bearsville, Nancy's is a favorite ice cream and baked goods destination. And their sundaes—10% off on Sundays—are just plain bonkers.
People come from all over for the Smoke House for good reason. Incredible local butcher. Oh, and their smoked stuff is awesome!
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Smoke House of the Catskills
724 New York 212
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People come from all over for the Smoke House for good reason. Incredible local butcher. Oh, and their smoked stuff is awesome!
Not as unique as The Smoke House—and more modest—but very good. Pro tip: they also make excellent sandwiches.
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Woodstock Meats
57 Mill Hill Road
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Not as unique as The Smoke House—and more modest—but very good. Pro tip: they also make excellent sandwiches.
Nearest place for booze. In the shopping plaza on 212 and just off the highway.
Town & Country Liquor
330 NY-212
Nearest place for booze. In the shopping plaza on 212 and just off the highway.
Very good wine and spirits shop right in the village of Saugerties. They also happen to have a nice selection of NY state wines.
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Windmill Wine & Spirits
89 Partition Street
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Very good wine and spirits shop right in the village of Saugerties. They also happen to have a nice selection of NY state wines.
Price Chopper, 10 minutes away, is the nearest big grocery with all the basics.
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Price Chopper
138 Ulster Avenue
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Price Chopper, 10 minutes away, is the nearest big grocery with all the basics.
About 20 minutes away, this is our preferred grocery with excellent produce, meats and pretty much everything else you'd need.
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Adams Fairacre Farms
1560 Ulster Avenue
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About 20 minutes away, this is our preferred grocery with excellent produce, meats and pretty much everything else you'd need.
One of our favorite farm stands in the area. Last we checked, they were open 9-5 seven days a week.
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Story Farms
4640 New York 32
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One of our favorite farm stands in the area. Last we checked, they were open 9-5 seven days a week.
Keep it fresh, keep it tasty, support your local farmers. Open Saturdays 10am-2pm from late May to late October.
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Saugerties Farmers Market
115 Main Street
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Keep it fresh, keep it tasty, support your local farmers. Open Saturdays 10am-2pm from late May to late October.
Outstanding "hot in hand" donuts. They serve some damn fine coffee, too.
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Half Moon Rondout Cafe
36 Broadway
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Outstanding "hot in hand" donuts. They serve some damn fine coffee, too.
Passing through New Paltz and hungry, like really, hungry? Drop by the Mountain Brauhaus. Excellent, hearty German food and beer in a fun, retro-authentic atmosphere.
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Mountain Brauhaus
3123 U.S. 44
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Passing through New Paltz and hungry, like really, hungry? Drop by the Mountain Brauhaus. Excellent, hearty German food and beer in a fun, retro-authentic atmosphere.
Great local bagel place best known for their stuffed bagels, which are unique and utterly delicious!
Moonrise Bagels
68 Tinker Street
Great local bagel place best known for their stuffed bagels, which are unique and utterly delicious!
Excellent modern Italian in a cozy, stylish space. Never disappoints.
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Cucina
109 Mill Hill Road
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Excellent modern Italian in a cozy, stylish space. Never disappoints.
Acclaimed 1960s diner with excellent food, drinks and retro vibe.
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Phoenicia Diner
5681 New York 28
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Acclaimed 1960s diner with excellent food, drinks and retro vibe.

Sightseeing

A unique, fun experience. Not to mention a great way to see the area from a different perspective. Reservations are essential, though, and you'll want to book as soon as possible.
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Rail Explorers: Catskills Division
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A unique, fun experience. Not to mention a great way to see the area from a different perspective. Reservations are essential, though, and you'll want to book as soon as possible.
Using native bluestone, Harvey Fite spent 37 years building this incredible sculpture garden completely on his own. Check the calendar for special events including live music and other performances.
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Opus 40
50 Fite Road
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Using native bluestone, Harvey Fite spent 37 years building this incredible sculpture garden completely on his own. Check the calendar for special events including live music and other performances.
The Ashokan, which supplies 40% of NYC's water supply, is also a beautiful, awe-inspiring place for a walk or bike ride.
Ashokan Reservoir, New York
The Ashokan, which supplies 40% of NYC's water supply, is also a beautiful, awe-inspiring place for a walk or bike ride.
Great for biking, hiking and walking. This 11.5-mile recreational trail runs along the Ashokan Reservoir between West Hurley and Boiceville.
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Ashokan Rail Trail- Woodstock Dike Trailhead
1285 NY-28
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Great for biking, hiking and walking. This 11.5-mile recreational trail runs along the Ashokan Reservoir between West Hurley and Boiceville.
Feel like kayaking along the Esopus? I Paddle New York is excellent and close too: right in the village of Saugerties. Gail, the owner, is nice and super helpful. Be sure to make reservations in advance, though.
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I Paddle New York
61 S Partition St
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Feel like kayaking along the Esopus? I Paddle New York is excellent and close too: right in the village of Saugerties. Gail, the owner, is nice and super helpful. Be sure to make reservations in advance, though.
Though it's an hour away, Storm King is an incredible outdoor art experience and well worth the drive.
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Storm King Art Center
1 Museum Rd
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Though it's an hour away, Storm King is an incredible outdoor art experience and well worth the drive.
The nearest resort for famous Catskills skiing, snowboarding and snow tubing. In the summer and fall months, they have zip-lining, skyrides and other fun stuff. which requires, as they point out, "no skills." They may sell out, so consider reservations in advance.
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Hunter Mountain
64 Main Street
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The nearest resort for famous Catskills skiing, snowboarding and snow tubing. In the summer and fall months, they have zip-lining, skyrides and other fun stuff. which requires, as they point out, "no skills." They may sell out, so consider reservations in advance.
One of the premier venues on the East Coast for hunter/jumping horse shows. People come from across the country to compete and take in the excitement here.
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Hits Horse Show
402 Washington Avenue Exd
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One of the premier venues on the East Coast for hunter/jumping horse shows. People come from across the country to compete and take in the excitement here.
The Catskill Animal Sanctuary is a favorite destination in the area. Open to the public for weekend tours from April-October. Meet cows, goats, ducks, pigs, chickens, sheep and more.
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Catskill Animal Sanctuary
316 Old Stage Road
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The Catskill Animal Sanctuary is a favorite destination in the area. Open to the public for weekend tours from April-October. Meet cows, goats, ducks, pigs, chickens, sheep and more.
About 8 minutes away, Sloan Gorge is great if you want a nice, easy hike that's close. Nicely shaded and maintained.
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Sloan Gorge Preserve
2195 Stoll Rd
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About 8 minutes away, Sloan Gorge is great if you want a nice, easy hike that's close. Nicely shaded and maintained.
The Overlook Mountain Spur trail is a moderate/challenging hike, 2.4 miles each way. You'll pass an interesting hotel relic from back in the day, and at the top there's a historic fire tower you can climb. For a less challenging hike at Overlook Mtn, The Meads Meadow Trail and Overloop Trail offer short, family-friendly style hikes.
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Overlook Mountain
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The Overlook Mountain Spur trail is a moderate/challenging hike, 2.4 miles each way. You'll pass an interesting hotel relic from back in the day, and at the top there's a historic fire tower you can climb. For a less challenging hike at Overlook Mtn, The Meads Meadow Trail and Overloop Trail offer short, family-friendly style hikes.
Want to fly fish? This is one of the best operations around but popular. So definitely book as far in advance as possible.
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Esopus Creel Fly Fishing
5579 NY-28
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Want to fly fish? This is one of the best operations around but popular. So definitely book as far in advance as possible.
About an hour's drive but worth the drive. A unique opportunity to learn about and hike with a dozen or so goats. Lots of fun, and Meagan who runs it couldn't be a better host.
Frederick Farm Goat Rescue and Sanctuary
12 Sholam Road
About an hour's drive but worth the drive. A unique opportunity to learn about and hike with a dozen or so goats. Lots of fun, and Meagan who runs it couldn't be a better host.
A 45-50 minute drive south but well worth it: Lake Minnewaska is a gorgeous park with excellent hiking (from easy to advanced). This is one our favorite places in the world. Also, there are many great restaurants and attractions in nearby New Paltz.
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Minnewaska State Park Preserve
5281 Route 44-55
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A 45-50 minute drive south but well worth it: Lake Minnewaska is a gorgeous park with excellent hiking (from easy to advanced). This is one our favorite places in the world. Also, there are many great restaurants and attractions in nearby New Paltz.

Live Music

Formerly a hotel built in the 1920s, The Colony is a great music venue in Woodstock with an expansive beer garden in the back yard during non-winter months.
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Colony
22 Rock City Road
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Formerly a hotel built in the 1920s, The Colony is a great music venue in Woodstock with an expansive beer garden in the back yard during non-winter months.
Legendary Woodstock music venue that underwent a major renovation and is now gorgeous.
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Bearsville Theater
291 Tinker Street
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Legendary Woodstock music venue that underwent a major renovation and is now gorgeous.
Fun, low-key Woodstock bar in a former train station. Live music on some nights (check the schedule).
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Station Bar & Curio
101 Tinker St
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Fun, low-key Woodstock bar in a former train station. Live music on some nights (check the schedule).

Breweries

Great place to enjoy a beer—and some pizza or oysters or lobster rolls—in their small but nice outdoor space.
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Kingston Standard Brewing Co.
22 Jansen Avenue
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Great place to enjoy a beer—and some pizza or oysters or lobster rolls—in their small but nice outdoor space.
A local institution and always fun, Keegan is a great place to have a beer with friends and check out some live music.
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Keegan Ales
20 Saint James Street
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A local institution and always fun, Keegan is a great place to have a beer with friends and check out some live music.
Excellent brewery about 25 minutes away in the charming town of Catskill. Subversive has a great outdoor area, limited but tasty food options, and live music on Sunday afternoons.
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Subversive Malting + Brewing
414 Main St
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Excellent brewery about 25 minutes away in the charming town of Catskill. Subversive has a great outdoor area, limited but tasty food options, and live music on Sunday afternoons.