Here Are 9 Great NYC Restaurants To Have Your Next Event

July 31, 2022 Erica Maurer

There is no question that New York City has some of the most pristine restaurants in the world. The city is home to world class chefs, 5-star restaurants, and amazing venues that will take your breath away. It isn’t easy to walk the New York City streets without running into a new restaurant. At the same time, the culture and diversity of New York City allows its residents to have a wide variety of food options. There is really something for everyone depending if you prefer a casual setting or a more luxurious setting. If you are planning a party or event, a restaurant is a great option. You can either book the entire venue, or private areas, depending on the size of your party. While there are endless possibilities in New York City as far as restaurants go, let’s dive into some of the best restaurants perfect for your next great event or party. 

1. Polo Bar

The Polo Bar is a famous New York City restaurant that is inspired by the personal favorite foods of Ralph Lauren. Lauren put his heart and soul in this restaurant and it absolutely shows style and class. The Polo bar offers classic American cuisine including burgers and premium cuts of steak. At the same time, they have a stellar bar filled with signature cocktails, wine, and beer. 

2. American Bar

American Bar is located on Greenwich Ave in NYC and are known for using fresh, high quality ingredients. The kitchen is led by Executive Chef Carolina Santos-Neves and she serves classic Continental cuisine. The decor is absolutely stunning and features a cocktail lounge, terrazzo bar, and private dining area. 

3. Kyma

Kyma will make you feel as if you are vacationing on the Greek Islands. Their delicious Mediterranean food features Peloponnese extra virgin olive oil and fresh fish from the Mediterranean that is flown in daily. They can accommodate private parties between 15-150 people and they do have DJ capability.

4. Tao Downtown

Tao is a luxurious restaurant located in Chelsea NYC. They deliver the highest quality of Pan-Asian Cuisine. Their menu is very dynamic and offers several different options for the pallet. Their decor focuses on their rich Asian culture, but with a modern twist. It is a vibrant atmosphere that is perfect for your next event. 

5. Scarpetta

This high class Italian restaurant received a three-star review from the New York Times. They serve some of the best and freshest Italian food in New York City. Their decor is elegant and filled with luxury and their menu is filled with a variety of options including homemade pasta, fresh seafood, and premium cuts of meat. 

6. Locanda Verde

Locanda Verde is another Italian spot that you are not going to want to miss. They are located in the TriBeCa neighborhood in NYC and have been in business since 2009. Locanda Verde offers warm and inviting vibes and their menu features some of the best Italian food in NYC. 

7. Hunt & Fish

Hunt & Fish offers fresh seafood, classic pasta dishes, and more at their stunning NYC location. For private events, this restaurant has three private areas - The White Room, The Green Room, and The Blue Room. Each area comes with its own unique charm and should be chosen based on the size of your party. 

8. Kyu Sushi

Kyu Sushi is a sleek and modern restaurant with a variety of sushi options on their menu. They deliver premium cuts of fish, as well as a stacked bar with cocktails, beer, and wine by the glass. The staff at Kyu Sushi will work with you for your next event. They can accommodate smaller parties as well as full buyouts. 

9. Avra

Avra is located in Midtown Manhattan and comes with a very warm and inviting atmosphere. Their menu features an array of classic Greek cuisine as well as fresh seafood. At the same time, they do serve brunch, top-notch desserts, and signature cocktails. 

If you need help planning your next great event, then contact a planner at EMRG Media today. Their seasoned staff will work with you to take your event to the next level.

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