Whether you're looking for a backyard that fits 25 or an indoor room for a group of 10, here are your best options for private dining.
January 12, 2023
Where to have your next birthday party, work event, or very awkward date.
June 8, 2023
Raoul’s has been a Soho staple and celebrity clubhouse for several decades now, and it hasn’t lost any of its charm.
September 22, 2023
Plan your next team dinner at this big Creole restaurant in Midtown, and get several orders of blue crab beignets to share.
July 26, 2023
South Street Seaport
It's not the East Village, but Momofuku Ssäm Bar at South Street Seaport is still pretty great.
April 24, 2023
Upper East Side
Sushi Seki Upper East Side is one of our favorite sushi restaurants in NYC. Sit at the counter, and order piece by piece.
March 14, 2023
Lower East Side
Freemans isn't the hot spot it was when it first opened, but this LES restaurant still serves deeply satisfying American food.
February 15, 2023
If you think this Italian restaurant in the West Village is the most romantic restaurant in NYC, you're not alone.
February 2, 2023
The East Village location of Prince Tea House has unique desserts and one of the better and more affordable afternoon teas in town.
October 25, 2022
This loud Midtown restaurant serves steaks and big portions of solid Italian food in a massive space.
August 22, 2022
Bring a group to this crowd-pleasing Midtown restaurant and share a bunch of dim sum and Szechuan dishes.
Il Buco in Noho serves outstanding pasta, risotto, and steak in a setting that looks like a farmhouse in the Italian countryside.
July 22, 2022
Marea in Midtown makes some of the best pasta in NYC. You must order the bone marrow and octopus fusilli.
July 21, 2022
Cosme is an upscale Mexican restaurant in Flatiron that’s much more approachable than it appears to be.
January 25, 2022
A reboot of a Chinatown spot that closed decades ago, Hwa Yuan serves great Peking duck, sesame noodles, and more in a massive space on East Broadway.
January 14, 2022
Via Carota is a walk-in only Italian spot in the West Village, and there’s a good chance you’ll have to wait a few hours for a table. It’s worth it.
Loring Place is an upscale Greenwich Village spot that should please just about everybody.
Don't take this fine dining restaurant by Union Square as seriously as it takes itself. Instead, treat Gramercy Tavern as a fun neighborhood spot where you can eat a fantastic burger at the bar.
One of our favorite West Village Italian spots, L'Artusi is still as reliable as ever. Try it for a special dinner, and order pasta.
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At first glance, the food at The Dutch in Soho looks about as straightforward as it can get. But look more carefully, and you'll find some unexpected and welcome twists.
Lure Fishbar is still just as much of a Soho party yacht as it was when it opened in 2004, and it's a good spot for an upscale sushi-and-burger experience.
When your tequila list is longer than your menu, we start to worry. The food at Añejo would be wonderful, but sadly they take the “small” in “small plates” really seriously.
Dirty French is a Lower East Side French restaurant from the people behind Carbone, and like that place, dinner here is definitely an event.
An East Village steakhouse that doesn’t really feel like a steakhouse. And that’s a good thing.