In 2015, local chefs hosted 59 pop-up dinners in places found on thisopenspace. We’re expecting this trend to continue in 2016 and excited for the year ahead. Whether you’re a chef looking for a unique venue or planning a private party, pop-up dinners are a great way to bring people together in unexpected places. Here are our Top 9 NYC Spaces to Host a Pop-Up Dinner…
A large wooden table that seats 30, an exposed white brick wall, and plenty of natural light make this a perfect spot to host private dinners. It’s a strikingly beautiful artist space by day and available on evenings and weekends for private bookings.
We love that it’s located in the heart of the Williamsburg waterfront. With ample natural light that moves across the space throughout the day, this strikingly beautiful space is....
A fresh new space, Ode To Babel is the perfect spot for a private dinner in the heart of Brooklyn with a communal reclaimed wood table, bar seats and lounge chairs.
This space has a full commercial kitchen and it’s ready for you to take over. Jennifer and her team have combined the functionality of a commercial teaching kitchen (22 feet of butcher block and stainless steel work tables and every possible piece of cooking equipment!) with the warmth of home - including wooden farm table, ironstone plates, painted floors, blown-glass and enamel pendant lights.
Equipped with a newly-renovated kitchen, this contemporary and spacious studio has room for 125 people and is available for evening bookings 7-days a week. We love it most for the white open loft space and the white epoxy floors!
Modern and cool 1315 has hardwood floors, high ceilings, and a designer bar installed. Our favorite part about this is the amazing night view showcasing the Empire State Building.
28on27's high ceilings provide a loft feel, while iron castings, pillars and soft furnishings maintain a cool edgy elegance. Located 5 minutes from the Subway, we love how accessible this space is by train.
An intimate space in LES, Exhibit C. is the perfect blank canvas. It’s suited to host book clubs, yoga classes, and pop-up shops - but it’s professional chef’s kitchen makes it especially well-suited for events involving food.
This studio is a secret waiting to be discovered. Home Studios is an intimate, sophisticated, kitchen equipped space ready to be the perfect backdrop to an intimate weekend gathering.
We love discovering new spaces all over the city and are excited to share this list with you. We’re always ready to tell our community about new spaces and NYC venues to rethink the traditional dining experience - did we miss any of your favorite spots? We’d love to hear from you about your favorite places! Drop us a line or shoot us a note on twitter @thisopenspace.