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Harrison (New York)

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Harrison (New York)

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Harrison is a city in Westchester County, New York.

Get in[edit]

Harrison is located in Westchester County and bordered by White Plains, Rye town, Rye city and Mamaroneck. The New England Thruway (I-95) runs through the town (without any interchanges) as well as the Cross Westchester Expressway and the Hutchinson River Parkway. In addition, I-684 passes through Harrison and ends at the Cross Westchester Expressway and the Hutchinson Parkway.

By plane[edit]

Airports closest to Harrison, NY are JFK and LaGuardia. If you are flying in from somewhere local such as Florida, you can fly into Westchester Airport. One can also fly into Newark Airport but it is the farthest of the four.

By car[edit]

When coming from the North on i95, exit 19 and when coming from the South on i95, exit 21.

Get around[edit]

You can walk around the town of Harrison. The most common way to get around is by car but there are taxi services available. Children often ride bicycles. There are various parking lots through out the town and street parking.

See[edit][add listing]

Colleges close to Harrison, NY are Iona College in New Rochelle, SUNY Purchase and Manhattenville in Purchase, Westchester Community College in Valhalla, NY and Fordham University in Fordham, NY

Do[edit][add listing]

White Plains is about a 20 minute drive from Harrison. New York City is about a 35 minute drive from Harrison or about a 50 minute train ride. The Harrison train station goes to New York City on the New Haven line.

Rye Playland features rides, beach and boardwalk, swimming pool, miniature golf, and ice skating. Ticket information, park history, jobs, and entertainment schedule on website [1]

Buy[edit][add listing]

There are many shops in the town of Harrison. If you are looking for clothing stores, the town of Rye has many and is about a 5 minute drive.

Harrison- Dunkin Donuts, Gold Rush Jewelers, Harrison Smoke Shop, Verizon

Rye- VIctoria's Secret, Starbucks, Havana Jeans, Longford's Ice Cream, Shoes N More, Rhythm in Rye

Eat[edit][add listing]

Breakfast: Harrison has some wonderful restaurants. If you are looking for a breakfast/ lunch place, TNT is a cozy space with a traditional diner-style counter and bar stools, and a small area in the back with a few chairs and tables. The diner offers cereals, eggs, toast, home fries, bacon and other breakfast staples. The friendly owners and waitstaff has garnered the restaurant a loyal customer base. With its reasonable prices, customers can snag lunch for under $5 and lunch for under $10. It is open daily from 7am-4pm. 244 Harrison Ave, Harrison, NY. 914-835-9873. Also, Rue Des Crepes has a great breakfast and lunch selection with the French feel to it [2] Stay away from the Harrison Bagel Shop because there have been cockroach sightings!

Pizza and Deli: There are multiple Pizza restaurants such as Sophia's Pizza 212 Harrison Ave, Harrison, NY 10528 (914) 835-2862 , Pizza 2000 337 Halstead Avenue Harrison, NY 10528 (914) 835-8000, and ReAldos 125 Halstead Ave Harrison, NY. Phone: 914-835-5280. There are delis such as Amici's Deli located next door to ReAldos Pizza (914) 835-0976. 127 Halstead Ave.

Chinese: Taku 371 Halstead Ave, Harrison, NY 10528. Tel: 914-835-2424 Mount Fuji 216 Harrison Ave Harrison, NY 10528 (914) 835-6868

Italian: Trattoria Vivolo hidden gem in the heart of Harrison, located in an old cable car. If you are looking for an authentic, Italian dining experience, look no further. (914) 835-6199. 301 Halstead Ave

Drink[edit][add listing]

There are a few local bars in Harrison. There is Trinity Bar and Grill 7 Purdy Street, Harrison - (914) 835-5920, Uncle Henry's 309 Halstead Avenue, Harrison - (914) 835-0804, and Anthony's Bar & Grill 237 Harrison Avenue (914) 630-0760. All three of these bars are casual jeans and sneaker attire. Lots of locals.

Sleep[edit][add listing]

There are no hotels in Harrison but there are hotels in the surrounding towns such as White Plains, Port Chester, New Rochelle, and Mamaroneck.

Get out[edit]

Routes through Harrison
New HavenRye Brook  N noframe S  White PlainsNew York City

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