Eating Here

Start your evening with a picnic on Boscobel's lawn, and enjoy breathtaking views

The HVSF Cafe

The HVSF Café offers refreshments and drinks, including: sandwiches and salads; baked goods, locally-made ice cream; candy; chips; and drinks with coffee/tea; bottled water; soda and juices.  We also offer wine, sangria, and beer. 

Avoid the lines at intermission
Pre-order drinks and snacks at the Cafe before the show. They will be waiting for you at intermission!

Order a Gourmet Picnic

Order a freshly-prepared, gourmet picnic when you purchase your tickets. Pre-ordered picnics are available for pick up before the show at the HVSF Café. Gourmet picnics are prepared locally by The Main Course, Etc.

Picnics must be ordered through the website or the Box Office by 1:00PM, three days in advance of the performance.

HVSF Picnic Menu 2016

Chicken Pear Walnut Salad  
Balsamic Vinaigrette

Grilled Chicken Breast with Summer Fruit Salsa  
Kale Salad with Toasted Pine Nuts and Currants
Chocolate Walnut Brownie

Vegetarian Trio  
Trio of Salads (Kale Salad, Chickpea Salad, and Tomato Basil Mozzarella)
Fruit Bar

Sliced Steak with Caesar Salad  
Sweet Corn Salad
Roll & Butter
Fruit Salad

Poached Atlantic Salmon with Sauce Verte
Quinoa Salad
Tomato Salad
Roll & Butter
Fruit Crisp

Eating Around Town

If picnicking is not up your alley, try some of these local restaurants and hubs.  Just a short drive (or trolley ride!) away from the theater tent.

  • Angelina’s
    Thin crust pizza with a fun, casual, family friendly atmosphere for pick-up or to eat-in.
  • Cathryn’s
    Zagat rated fine Tuscan dining in the heart of Cold Spring. “Tuscan fare including "consistently delicious pasta" is complemented by an extraordinary wine list.  Appreciate a warm setting that includes a beautiful seasonal garden. Open for weekend brunch, and weekly lunch and dinner. Mention HVSF for a 10% discount!
  • Garrison Café
    The Garrison Cafe has a selection of sandwiches, salads, wood-fried pizza, and more.
  • Gleason’s
    Flatbread pizza specialties and cocktail bar located in Peekskill, NY.
  • Hudson Hils
    Café & market in historic Cold Spring, with full breakfast and lunch menus featuring fresh, local ingredients from Hudson Valley farms.
  • The Main Course, Etc.
    Excellent gourmet take-out, bakery, and catering in Cold Spring, NY. Proud providers of picnic dinners for the Hudson Valley Shakespeare Festival.
  • Peekskill Coffee House
    The Peekskill Coffee House is a community based gathering for Peekskill's emerging artist community. The Peekskill Coffee House has become a staple of the city and is referred to often as "Peekskill's Living Room."
  • Moo Moo’s Creamery
    All of our ice cream is made right here, FRESH DAILY. Cups, cones, sundaes & more! You'll never leave disappointed. Guaranteed!