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During the holiday season, you’ll likely need to find a New York bar that’s big enough to hold a happy-hour gathering, Secret Santa bash or some other group outing. Take out the guesswork and head to one of these New York bars; they’re large enough to accommodate groups, but also have private spaces for rent.
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New York bars for groups and large parties
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Max Brenner is creating a new chocolate culture, a chocolate sensory immersion that encourages you to open your mind about how you connect with chocolate. Max Brenner offers delectable servings and recipes that are shareable, pourable, dippable, dunkable and injectable. Chocolate is presented in over 30 widely imaginative serving methods that feed your passion.
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We offer a private dining experience and have large spaces to offer corporate dining or birthday celebrations. Samwon Garden has been offering wonderful group dining options presenting great food, a full bar, and a great atmosphere. Samwon Garden is one of the oldest Korean BBQ restaurants in South Korea. We have been established as a barbecue house since 1976 and have kept our traditions for over 42 years.
Our barbecue & Korean Food recipes have been passed down from one generation to another to bring a traditional & quality Korean dining experience. We only use the highest quality of ingredients & authentic Samwon Garden recipes.
This content is provided by Xu's Public House.
The idea behind Xu’s Public House is to bring a unique, authentic Chinese dining experience to New York. The cuisine is primarily Shanghai-influenced but draws its inspiration from various of China’s many provinces. The menu, created by renowned, Shanghai-based chef Louis Shen and his staff, places particular emphasis on fresh, high-quality ingredients and eye-pleasing presentation.
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Senso Unico Restaurant is a family owned duo husband-wife neighborhood restaurant in Sunnyside, Queens offering seasonal Italian cuisine with both traditional and modern preparations of southern Italian specialties
Senso Unico in Italian means ‘one way’. As an Italian family, we believe the ‘one way’ to happiness is family, eating good food, and drinking good wine, Senso Unico is the place where you can find this
This content is provided by Kaikagetsu.
A sleek hangout serving up contemporary Japanese fare, Kaikagetsu takes influence from the cuisine of the Hida region. Based on the Lower East Side, the fine dining spot has an intimate and modern interior and present food upon decorative plates.
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Served with a Japanese twist, SNL offers inspired takes on traditional steak and lobster classics. From our signature Kogi Steak served with sweet miso to our “Piri-Kara” Lobster, there’s something for everyone. Looking for something more relaxed? Try our New England Lobster Roll or Angus Burger. We have a tremendous bar for those after-work drinks. Our bartenders will fix you up the perfect cocktail.
Conveniently located in Chelsea, our open and spacious floorpan means there’s plenty of room for friends, family, or large groups. Just swing by, grab a drink, and get prepared for the hardest decision of your day: steak or lobster?
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Upscale and modern architectural full-functioning space in the heart of Astoria New York.
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An iconic staple of NYC for over 25 years, Lucky Cheng's is fun, friendly and full of fabulousness. Serving up captivating and outrageous performances by extraordinary drag talent from all over the world, delicious food and drink...and a DJ, Lucky Cheng's is a thrilling and hilarious experience you will cherish for years to come.
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M1-5 prides itself as one of the best places in NYC to host your event. It's a combination of our wonderful amenities, food menu and drink packages, and accommodating service that sets us apart.
This content is provided by Petrossian Boutique.
Located within steps of Central Park, Petrossian has been a landmark in New York City for over three decades. Since 2006, Petrossian’s Boutique & Café has been a hidden gem along the busy lanes of 7th Avenue. We’ve been happy to serve the historic neighborhood and take pride in providing our new and returning guests with everything they desire; from a much-needed cup of coffee or to the expertise needed to plan their next gala event. We’d love for you to join us, engage with our courteous staff and discover a luxurious and sophisticated boutique shopping experience.