Uncle Cheef is a live music lounge in the heart of the Hudson Valley in Brewster, NY. This place is perfect for those craving good live music featuring talented musicians.

The lounge is open from Wednesday to Sunday. It is curated by Tonight Show musician and five-time Grammy award-winning saxophonist Ian Hendrickson-Smith (aka Uncle Cheef). His expertise and passion for music shines through in every performance, making for an unforgettable experience.

The lounge boasts a perfectly lit room decorated with love and built to achieve the finest acoustics. This makes every performance an absolute delight, with the music filling the room and creating a warm, magical atmosphere.

Additionally, Uncle Cheef features a state-of-the-art multi-camera video system and a multi-track recording studio that captures every performance in stunning detail. This ensures that guests can relive their favorite moments and performances over again.

The menu features American-style share plates, focusing on tapas-style dishes perfect for sharing. The lounge also boasts a full bar featuring craft cocktails, a hefty wine list, and an impressive selection of tequilas and mezcals. All of this is served lovingly by the friendly staff, who are always happy to help you find the perfect drink to accompany your evening.

Overall, Uncle Cheef is a must-visit for an unforgettable live music experience. With a warm, welcoming atmosphere, top-notch performers, and delicious food and drinks, it’s no wonder that this lounge has quickly become a Hudson Valley institution.

Selections Fro The Uncle Cheef Menu:

WARM STUFFED DATES – Medjool dates stuffed with goat cheese & pistachio
BOWL OF MARINATED OLIVES – served in a citrus & herb marinade
CLASSIC BRUSCHETTA – garlic olive oil, fresh tomato, basil, fresh mozzarella, balsamic glaze on toasted baguette
MEDITERRANEAN SALAD – mesclun mix, cucumber, cherry tomatoes, red onion, kalamata olives, feta, lemon, olive oil
FARRO SALAD – farro tossed with spinach, roasted butternut squash, apples, cherry tomatoes, cucumber, pistachios, mint, goat cheese, light lemon dressing
SOUTHERN STYLE RED BEANS & RICE – put some south in yo mouth! Uncle Cheef’s family recipe. red kidney beans, andouille, spices. served with honey glazed corn bread
SHORT RIB SLIDERS – pickled onion, chipotle aioli
CHORIZO 100 PERCENT IBERICO – Spain; acorn fed, mildly spiced, cured with paprika
MORTADELLA – Italy; pistachio flavored, cured
SMOKED AMMERLANDER – Cow, Germany; smokey, smooth, mild, aromatic
MANCHEGO – Cow, Spain; intense, zesty & crumbly, rich, full

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