Thursday, September 15, 2011

dining out for hurricane irene relief

During the Dine Out Irene event Sunday, Sept. 25, participating restaurants will donate 10 percent of their proceeds to Just Food and GrowNYC, which will distribute them to New York City-area farms. Donations to the farmers also are being accepted at dineoutirene.com/donate.
Most of the restaurants are in New York City, but two restaurants at Finger Lakes wineries are involved.

Red Newt Bistro (rednewt.com/ww2/bistro) is at 3675 Tichenor Road, Hector, Schuyler County. To make reservations at Red Newt, call (607) 546-4100 or go to http://www.opentable.com/opentables.aspx?t=rest&r=54832&m=8&p=2&d=9/14/2011 7:00:00 PM&scpref=110.

Simply Red Bistro (simplyredbistro.com) at Sheldrake Point Winery is at 7448 County Road 153, Ovid, Seneca County. For reservations, call (607) 532-9401.