City Spaces

January 2013


The Times Square Museum & Visitor Center is housed in the "lavish, landmarked interior of America's first newsreel theater" (TONY). Host a pre- or post-theater reception, a holiday party with the Centennial Ball, or launch a product in the heart of Times Square. The Times Square Museum & Visitor Center is a fabulous space in a dynamic location! 1560 Broadway, entrance on Seventh Ave., btw W. 46th & W. 47th sts., 212.452.5284. For more information, click here.  


Catering NYC is Darbar's specialty! The restaurant offers authentic Indian food and the best catering packages for wedding services, corporate events, birthdays and all mixed-culture events in New York. Darbar works with event planners and has special catering deals for wedding planners. Darbar's sister restaurant, Darbar Grill, is also available for catering and can comfortably host up to 140 people in the space, with a sit down dinner capacity of 120 guests. Darbar, 152 E. 46th St., btw Lexington & Third aves., 212.681.4500,; Darbar Grill, 157 E. 55th St., btw Lexington & Third aves., 212.751.4600,


This Madison Avenue gallery, which specializes in happy, colorful works, is the perfect venue for your next event. The space can comfortably accommodate 150 people. During the summer months, the gallery can give your event VIP treatment with a red carpet outside the space, which would allow for twice as many people. The gallery provides the space and the event planner provides the rest. 437 Madison Ave., btw E. 49th & E. 50th sts., 212.888.0177,


Impress your clients, friends and family while discovering Hakkasan's legendary modern Chinese cuisine. The dedicated and knowledgeable staff will assist you in selecting specially designed signature menus to suit any palate, curated exclusively by the master chef. The eatery boasts a private dining room, adjacent to the trendy lounge, which can accommodate 12 guests, as well as a center cage dining room that can seat up to 30 guests. 311 W. 43rd St., btw Eighth & Ninth aves., 212.776.1818,,


Scarlatto is an exquisite Italian and Roman-influenced restaurant, which specializes in warm, friendly service in a very relaxed environment, serving lunch, dinner and a fantastic pre-theatre menu--ideal for small or large groups. The restaurant offers a full banquet menu, private room and professional staff. You may even rent out the entire restaurant to accommodate large groups. The menu is available for off-site events as well. 250 W. 47th St., btw Broadway & Eighth Ave., 212.730.4535,


The Sea Fire Grill is ideal for intimate dinners, corporate functions or celebratory affairs. This new restaurant offers several dining spaces suited for intimate gatherings of 10 guests or larger functions of up to 150 people. The Board Room is the restaurant's private dining room, with crystal lighting, walnut details and contemporary artwork. The space can seat 20 guests. The Wine Cellar is a hidden gem within the kitchen, flanked by a floor-to-ceiling wine showcase. This space is fully a/v equipped and can accommodate 35 guests. You may choose from the chef's seasonally focused prix-fixe menus and the sommelier's wine selections to add the finishing touches to your event. 158 E. 48th St, btw Lexington & Third aves., 212.935.3785,