Apropos Restaurant Begins Indoor Meal Service

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PEEKSKILL, NY – August 15, 2020 — Apropos, a contemporary American restaurant in a renovated convent with spectacular views of the Hudson River, has begun indoor dining.

Having direct access to the Hudson Valley, the menu features a variety of seasonal produce that allows the menu’s options to regularly change. Summer options currently include corn, peaches, multiple varieties of local lettuces and herbs and tomatoes.  The menu will always feature appetizers; fresh and dried pastas; locally sourced poultry; dry aged or fresh beef; and northeastern Atlantic seafood. Future menu options will include crudo, hand shaped pasta, suckling pig, and selection of cheese from local creameries.

Sunday brunch at Apropos offers a special consisting of two eggs, orange juice, sliced seasonal fruit, molasses-cured bacon, grilled fennel sausage, sheep’s yogurt with house granola, Nutella pancakes and white or wheat toast.

Apropos’ diners can also enjoy drinks and spectacular views of the Hudson River. By-the-glass wine offerings include an NV Prosecco from Tenuta Sant’Anna, Italy; a 2018 Sancerre from Lauverjat, France; and a 2018 Pinot Grigio from Poggiobello, Italy. Snackers can enjoy their drinks with a side of French fries and old bay aioli.

The indoor dining service began under Phase 4 of the gradual reopening from New York State on Pause. Under the state’s rules, restaurants can offer indoor dining provided that tables are at least six feet apart and that employees wear face masks. Diners must wear masks when they are not seated at a table.

The Abbey Inn & Spa’s signature dining concept, Apropos, combines chef-driven cuisine with breathtaking views of the Hudson River. Helmed by Executive Chef John Paidas, this contemporary American eatery features Mediterranean-influenced and locally sourced ingredients.


Apropos’ hours are Tuesday-Thursday from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.; Friday from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m.; Saturday from 1 p.m. to 8 p.m.; and Sunday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Apropos is closed Mondays.

Easily accessible to New York City and beyond, the city of Peekskill can be accessed via rail on Metro North, a mere one hour north of the city. Conveniently located between the Westchester County Airport (25-miles by car) and Stewart International Airport (24-miles), the city is also situated amidst a vibrant waterfront, including Riverfront Green Park with sculptures, a playground, and assorted dining options, theatres, and more.

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About The Abbey Inn & Spa

The Abbey Inn & Spa is a boutique hotel & spa located within the converted St. Mary’s Convent at a historic Revolutionary War site within Peekskill, New York. A convenient destination for getaways from New York City doubling as the “Gateway to the Hudson Highlands,” the new hotel welcomes guests with 42-luxurious rooms & suites, a Mediterranean-inspired Hudson Valley farm-to-table menu at Apropos Restaurant & Bar, and The Abbey Inn Spa offers a comprehensive treatment menu featuring local spa products, as well as a hair & nail salon. The hotel also offers a variety of distinctive indoor and outdoor meeting and event spaces for social and corporate gatherings and wedding parties of all sizes. Managed by Hay Creek Hotels, The Abbey Inn is scheduled to open in January 2020. For more information, visit www.theabbeyinn.com, or follow The Abbey Inn & Spa on Facebook or Instagram.

About Hay Creek Hotels

Founded in 2005, Hay Creek Hotels has quickly become a leader in upscale independent full-service hospitality. Guided by international hospitality industry veterans, the company prides itself on a unique combination of award-winning dining experiences, exceptional service, and delightful accommodations.

Hay Creek Hotels combines decades of industry expertise with fully integrated management systems specifically designed for full-service hotels, inns and resorts in the 35-225 room range. For more information, visit www.haycreekhotels.com.

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