Kingston, NY

Coolstuff Team
March 3, 2022

Maybe you’ve been to Kingston dozens of times on weekends upstate to the Field + Supply market, or maybe you’re vaguely familiar with Kingston because of a Faye Webster lyric, but either way we’ve pulled together the definitive guide to this quaint (and chic!) upstate town.

Hotel Kinsley  

For: a boutique hotel stay in one of four restored 17th-19th century buildings filled with modern furniture & artwork.

Restaurant Kinsley

For: a locally sourced New American restaurant in an inspiring space featuring murals by Happy Menocal.

Kingston Bread & Bar

For: your go-to spot for good coffee & a make-it-your-own brekkie sammie.

Village Grocery & Refillery

For: well-curated grocery & kitchen items with a full brekkie/lunch menu that will not disappoint.

Lola Pizza

For: a casual Italian-American pizza spot with spectacular branding & easy-going interiors.

Rough Draft Bar & Books

For: coffee, tea, beer, shelves of books to shop & big couches to relax on.

Village Coffee & Goods

For: Village Grocery & Refillery’s sister cafe featuring excellent espresso bevvys and a small shop that packs a punch.

Brunette Wine Bar

For: the sweetest natural wine bar in the Rondout neighborhood of Kingston. Come & sit for one (or two) glasses.

Rhino Records

For: a small-but-mighty used & new record shop featuring hard to find records & pre-loved books.

Bluecashew Kitchen

For: all of you home-chefs & kitchen-ware enthusiasts. A shop featuring just about every cool kitchen item we’ve seen.

Zaborski Emporium

For: architectural salvage, antiques & used home items. Give yourself an hour or so to go through the multi-floor warehouse.