Next in our “A Day In…” serious is a pit stop in Rye, NY – a lovely luxe town situated in Westchester County that has all the answers to modern food, drink, fashion, beauty, and beyond. We’ll take you on a trip down Purchase Street, the Rodeo Drive of Rye, where you can find all our carefully selected destinations!
Numi Hair Salon: To begin your journey and to get Rye-ready, we bring you to your first stop –Numi Hair Salon! Numi specializes in all things hair, whether you’re looking to cut, color, or treat your luscious locks. You will receive custom assistance for each step of the individualized process from the various professionals who will offer a keen focus on creating your ‘do. They even provide arm sleeves to prevent your eyeglasses from getting drenched in dye. Honestly, they’ve thought of everything. They sell an assortment of the latest beauty products for you to bring home to keep up your new look, and you can visit their website to learn more about the specific hair-care rules for all of the different types ranging from straight to wavy, frizzy to fine. You’ve got to stop by for your hair makeover, so book your appointment NOW!
Rye Grill and Bar: Want to spend the afternoon at a local favorite for food, drinks, and a leisurely lunch? Rye Grill and Bar, located right off of the Metro North Rye station and across the street from Numi, is the best spot to grab a bite before you hit the pavement. They have a menu that caters to all tastes, including but not limited to: Cajun chicken quesadillas, BBQ St. Louis ribs, 4-layer dip, Cape Cop chopped salad, sugar cane glazed scallop salad, farfalle, short rib ravioli, “pot chicken”, and a long list of various pizza, sliders, sandwiches, steaks, and so much more. Hang out by the bar to catch the end of the game or snuggle up by the fire in the cozy bar area and in the dimly lit booths. You can even host your next big party here on the upper floor, complete with valet parking, to ensure that it’s an event to remember.
June and Ho: Bring home a few snacks and delicacies from your trip by swinging by June and Ho and checking out their delicious array of goodies! An upscale gourmet shop that sells everything from premade dishes and desserts to quality ingredients and beverages, this is your perfect place for a midday pick-me-up. There is even a small seafood section offering fresh fish for sale along with multiple shelves of produce on display. All the food is made in their 1,500 square-foot kitchen with the mission that “better ingredients make better food”. This place is must!
Patisserie Salzburg: To satisfy your sweet tooth craving, head to Patisserie Salzburg – a heavenly pastry shop and bakery that will make you weak in the knees. Patisserie Salzburg is a high-end European-style café where you can enjoy your treats inside or take them along to go. All of the pastries, cakes, and cookies are made with French, German, and Austrian influence, specifically dedicated to the owner’s heritage, adding a fun and classic twist to traditionally American desserts. However, there’s more; they brew fresh coffee daily and also provide lunch including sandwiches, quiches, soups, salads, and breads. Patisserie Salzburg is even available to cater your next event, and be sure to check out their various locations and take a slice of their signature Chocolate ganache cake home to enjoy.
Great Stuff: For your final stop along beautiful Purchase Street, stop into Great Stuff for, you guessed it, some great stuff that will turn the volume up in your wardrobe! With stores in Chappaqua, Scarsdale, Westport, Greenwich, and of course Rye, you will always be able to find that perfect piece to add some flair to your closet. Great Stuff is “one of the largest family-owned specialty boutiques in Westchester and Connecticut since 1980” that provides a mix of contemporary and vintage looks that fit into everyone’s styles. Their brands include designers all across the country from NYC to LA as well as beyond throughout Paris and London. From classic and simple to avant-garde and one-of-a-kind, Great Stuff has everything you need, and especially everything you don’t need but simply must have!
We hope you enjoyed your day in Rye as much as we did. Now what are you waiting for? Get going!