Midtown Entertaining

New York’s Premier Lounge Destinations, Under One Roof

Culinary artistry, careful cocktail curation and vibrant design place Lotte New York Palace among New York City’s best places to celebrate and entertain in sophisticated style.


Rarities is an intimate 25-seat salon within the mansion that lives up to Villard’s original vision: To create an atmosphere where industry leaders can entertain associates and friends in private. Only invited guests will have access to the space via a discreet entrance, just steps from the courtyard. The menu features exceptional Champagnes, pre-prohibition bottled spirits, modern classics, and a connoisseur’s wine cellar. This unique experience is coupled with the attentive and personalized service of an award-winning luxury hotel.

Visit www.raritiesnyc.com for additional information, photos, menus and hours.

Pomme Palais

Stop by Lotte New York Palace’s ground-floor bakery for chocolates, house-made croissants, fruit-flavored tartelettes, salads and soups, inventive lunch items, and fresh-brewed coffee and espresso. Located on 51st Street, adjacent to the grand lobby, Pomme Palais offers convenient on-the-go options in a comfortable French market café setting, along with comfortable counter seating and several small tables.

Visit www.pommepalais.com for more information.

Trouble’s Trust

The city’s most refined cocktail list lives at Trouble’s Trust, an upscale cocktail salon in suitably sophisticated surroundings. The bar chefs at this Midtown East bar go above and beyond to create unique specialty cocktails and specialty vintage drinks, using an array of locally sourced spirits and ingredients. The wine and beer lists at Trouble’s Trust feature a host of hand-crafted ales, lagers, whites and reds from the New York area and beyond.

Learn more about Trouble’s Trust.
Finding Neverland Special Cocktail Menu

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Tavern on 51

Inviting and cozy yet imbued with refined historic flavor, Tavern on 51 is approachable yet infused with subtle sophistication. Historic details like stained glass windows and rich wood tones pay tribute to the landmark history of the Villard Mansion, while modern design touches like a metal and glass spirit display case and bright colors suit the city’s chic, contemporary style. Specialty and vintage cocktail lists offer a variety of drinks for any taste, and comprehensive wine and beer lists provide an array of options.

Learn more about Tavern on 51.

Inquire about Private Events.

The Lobby Lounge

Meet, connect, imbibe and enjoy within The Lobby Lounge. This cosmopolitan, classic and forward-thinking venue serves a collection of classic cocktails, wine, beer and spirits in surroundings carefully arranged with socializing in mind. Open daily from 3pm to 1am, the lounge embodies the artful luxury of Lotte New York Palace and the effortless sophistication of the surrounding city.

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