Business & Finance

G&G Euro Market Brings the Flavor of Europe to Yorktown Heights

24163020a1ebb80ba3e0_9fa17523c294b203f48d_57646.JPG
The interior of the G&G Euro Market and Café in Yorktown Heights, with the décor designed to evoke the feel of a European café. Credits: Jeremy Brown
143dc5a0609640b1021f_e92a04c9b7422206e72c_57645.JPG
George Zadrima and his wife, Ana, along with members of the Yorktown Chamber of Commerce, celebrate the opening of the G&G Euro Market and Café in Yorktown Heights. Credits: Jeremy Brown
24163020a1ebb80ba3e0_9fa17523c294b203f48d_57646.JPG

YORKTOWN, N.Y. - Born and raised in the Bronx, George Zadrima has lived in Yorktown for the past eight years. But as much as he loves the community, when it came to food shopping, he couldn’t help but feel that something was missing.

“We know there are a lot of European people in Yorktown, from Albanians to Greeks to Irish and Italians,” he said. “My wife and I are of Albanian descent ourselves, and every time we wanted to find European food, we had to go down to the Bronx. So we decided to open up a store up here.”

That store is the newly opened G&G Euro Market & Cafe, a cozy little spot tucked away along Crompond Road. Inside, a vast array of meats, cheeses and snacks from across Europe are on display.

Sign Up for E-News

“We wanted to serve the community. That’s why we have a lot of different Italian and Turkish and Greek and Irish foods. We serve all different foods from all over Europe.”

Once they’ve finished shopping, customers can then settle down and relax in the market’s bustling coffee bar, where the smells of freshly brewed coffee and pastries intertwine.

G&G Euro Market is located at 2013 Crompond Road, next to Yorktown Pizza & Pasta.

To read more from this story in the newspaper, please request a FREE subscription to Yorktown News by clicking on the following link: http://www.halstonmedia.com/requestors/yn_requestor.pdf

TAP Into Another Town's News:

You May Also Be Interested In

Sign Up for E-News

Yorktown

What Is Cambridge Analytica?

Cambridge Analytica is a research organization. Apparently, it is funded by the Mercer family, second only to the Koch brothers on the liberal hit list. Both, through their philanthropy, spend millions on various needy organizations like hospitals. What makes them liberal targets is their funding of various conservative think tanks and candidates. I digress.

Cambridge Analytica used Facebook ...

The Best of the Best: Albert Capellini

In the spring of 1991, after answering an ad for a judicial race placed in the local Yorktown paper, I was talked into the unenviable position of running for Yorktown councilman as a Democrat in our then solidly Republican town.

Having been a practicing lawyer since 1974, I felt confident about my qualifications for the position of town judge, but being elected to the Town Board was quite ...

‘Sister Act’: A Musical Like Nun Other

Of all the Broadway musicals I’ve seen over the years at Westchester Broadway Theatre, only a handful have elicited the noisily enthusiastic audience response I observed at the recent opening night of “Sister Act.”

There were outbursts of applause in the middle of some numbers, and several clever turns of phrase sprinkled in the dialogue landed squarely, to the delight of big ...

An Open Letter to the Yorktown Town Board

April 11, 2018

The Yorktown Chamber of Commerce proudly serves as the voice of Yorktown’s vibrant business community. A vital part of our mission is to help improve the quality of life for all Yorktowners.

The chamber’s Board of Directors is more ambitious than ever, as we work hard to find new ways to enhance our great community through marketing opportunities and smartly placed commercial and ...

Cleaning the Empty Nest

Part of the shock of being a part-time empty nester is when the kids come back to visit and I have to watch my house transform overnight from a pristine haven of OCD goodness to a place that looks like an explosion happened at Forever 21.

After my kids moved mostly out, I put away whatever tchotchkes they chose to leave behind and then I put on a hazmat suit and cleaned their rooms until they ...

Why Do Kids Hate Math?

Dear Dr. Linda,

I am in second grade and have a problem about math. My teacher just keeps giving me homework and it’s driving me crazy. Because she keeps giving it to me on weekends and spring and summer breaks. And it’s only one level and it’s too hard. But the other people who have special needs get to be moved into a higher or lower group and they learn even more because ...

Upcoming Events

Tue, April 24, 7:00 PM

French Hill School Building - Cafetorium, Yorktown Heights

Save A life Mini Series: Underage Drinking

Health & Wellness

Thu, April 26, 1:30 PM

United Methodist Church, Shrub Oak

IBM Retirees Club

Community Calendar

Guiding Eyes for the Blind Launches Wag-a-Thon Fundraiser

April 18, 2018

On April 17, Guiding Eyes for the Blind, a non-profit organization dedicated to creating and supporting life-changing connections between people with vision loss and exceptional guide dogs, announced its first annual Wag-a-thon, a “virtual marathon in a month” fundraiser beginning on May 1.

The Wag-a-thon is a cumulative marathon that you and your dog can do anywhere, at your own ...