Mt. Kisco

Mount Kisco

One of the most diverse towns in northern Westchester, Mount Kisco is home to both retail giants and one-of-a-kind, upscale boutiques. It is also well known for its varied and vibrant dining scene, offering cuisine from all over the world.

Your Beyond-Perfect Day in Mount Kisco:

Fuel up: Start the morning with a healthy bite at the vegan-friendly Mimi’s Coffee House or enjoy a leisurely brunch on the outdoor patio at Lexington Square Café.

Burn it off: Take a morning hike in Westmoreland Sanctuary, play frisbee golf in Leonard Park or explore the village by bike with a rental from Bicycle World.

Stop for lunch: Pop in for a “little” lunch at one of these Main Street sisters: Little Crepe Street, Little Kabob Station or Little Drunken Chef; or try Locali pizza bar in the historic Mount Kisco Train Station.

Hit some shops: Downtown Mount Kisco abounds in unique shops like Beehive Designer Collective for home goods, gifts, games and clothing for all ages; Porch for gifts and home goods; Whim and New York Dolls for women’s clothing; All Together Now children’s store; and The Hamlet New York for British foods, teas, vinyl, books and gifts.

Rev it up: For an afternoon of family fun, Grand Prix New York delivers with indoor racing, go-karting, bowling, arcade games and a Ninja course.

You’ve earned a treat!: Create your own frozen yogurt masterpiece at Frannie’s Goodie Shop or an outrageously Instagram-able mega milkshake at Mt. Kisco Diner.

Wind it down: Cap your perfect day with dinner at the Michelin Bib Gourmand-ranked Badageoni Georgian Kitchen or Exit 4 Food Hall—the answer to pleasing every palate in the family.

Stay longer: Extend your getaway with a hotel stay.


Mount Kisco has:

  • Only 3.25 square miles and a population of just under 11,000 (per the 2010 census)
  • Westmoreland Sanctuary: A 640-acre wildlife preserve with a nature center and museum housed in a reconstructed 200-year-old church
  • Grand Prix New York, offering visitors the ultimate indoor racing and go-karting experience
  • Northern Westchester Hospital, one of the county’s larger state-of-the-art medical facilities

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