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Scudder Hill House is close to skiing, mountain biking, horseback riding, parks, lakes, reservoir fishing, golf, and several restaurants. Just across the street from us is Lake Wawaka where you may take a stroll or rent a kayak. Shopping and sightseeing are just minutes away in Roxbury and the town of Margaretville.

Also nearby, only minutes from us, are Plattekill and Belleayre Mountains which offer skiing, snowboarding, and tubing in the winter and mountain biking in the summer. For certain recreation and local area attractions, we offer discounted tickets to our guests.

Dining / Local Restaurants

Summerfield’s Restaurant

On Main Street in Margaretville, this restaurant offers meals cooked by a European chef. They have a French and American menu. They offer steaks, ribs and fish, to name a few dishes.
(845) 586-1111


Situated in between the towns of Arkville and Margaretville, this restaurant sits alongside a tributary of the Delaware River. They serve steaks and seafood.
(845) 586-4265

Ming Moon Kitchen

This Chinese storefront restaurant on Main Street in Margaretville, six miles from Scudder Hill House is great for take-out in the Catskill Mountains.
(845) 586-2188

T-Bar Saloon

Only one and half miles on the right off Rte 30 north, this bar/restaurant has wraps, pizza, hamburgers, steaks and more. They run many specials and our guests have been pleased with the food and prices.
(607) 326-7500


Six miles from us in the town of Roxbury, make a left onto Bridge Street and enjoy a drink at a unique bar and restaurant worth visiting. Friendly atmosphere and good dinners served usually from Wednesday to Sunday.
(607) 326-4026

Binnekill Square

This is where the movie “You Can Count on Me” featuring Matthew Broderick was filmed. Located on Main Street in Margaretville, it serves Swiss and American cuisine.
(845) 586-4884

Mi Lupita

This family-run Mexican restaurant is located in the town of Fleischmanns on Main Street. If you are in the mood for Mexican food, great place to fill that desire. Nothing fancy about the décor, but the food is good homestyle cooking.
(845) 254-4979

Peekamoose Restaurant & Tap Room

Located on Rte 28 in Big Indian and twenty-five minutes from Scudder Hill House, some of our guests have traveled the distance two nights in a row to experience the great food and atmosphere of this newly renovated restaurant.
(845) 254-6500

The East Branch

Pizza. Located six miles away on Rte 30 north in the town of Roxbury.
(607) 326-7763

Cassie’s Cafe

On Main Street in the town of Roxbury, is this newly renovated breakfast and lunch café. With overstuffed couches, they have created an atmosphere resembling some of the finer coffee shops. Great home-style cooking!
(607) 326-7020

The Cheese Barrel

Good lunches that are reasonably priced. Country general store atmosphere with a large selection of imported goods. If you need something out of the ordinary, you are sure to find it here.
(845) 586-4666

The Flour Patch

On a side street, across from the grocery store Freshtown, is the Flour Patch. Good for breakfast and lunch. If you are looking for that coffee and bagel, this is where you will find it.
(845) 586-1919