Rare Murray Hill

  • Private Captain's Room

    Located inside Rare Bar & Grill in a completely private room, the Captain’s Room is the go to venue for intimate gatherings, holiday cocktail parties, seated dinners, private meetings, birthday celebrations, bridal showers & game day viewings.  With oversized floor to ceilings windows, the NYC street action & people watching is at its very best.  Enveloped by antique mirrors, exposed bricks, butcher-inspired artwork, HD flat screen & leather banquet seating, the Captain’s Room offers a handsome, cozy & intimate atmosphere.  The food & cocktails can be customized to your liking from our full Rare Bar & Grill food & drink menu.  We also customize the furniture layout depending on the needs of your event - whether it be a seated dinner or cocktail style, we customize to tailor exactly what you are looking for.. the result?  Your Perfect Party.

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  • Connect & Retreat Meeting Room

    Located on the ground floor of the Shelburne NYC & catered by Rare, the Retreat & Connect Rooms are ideal for large holiday cocktail parties, full dinner buffets, business meetings, presentations, benefits, rehearsal dinners & wedding brunches.  With the ability to completely customize your event based on your needs, the Rare team can offer a private bar, butler, buffet or seated dinners.  We can customize the furniture & layout based on your event needs - whether it be round table seating, cocktail high tops, long tables or a mixture - we do it all!  Music can be piped in for the ultimate atmosphere or we have an awesome DJ upon request.  Each room also offers Advanced Audio & Visual Technology.  This has become the prime Midtown venue for company holiday parties - space books fast, so book today!  

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  • Rare View Rooftop -NOW OPEN! Monday-Friday 4:30 PM, Saturday 5:00 PM

    Our seasonal, gorgeous 5,000 square foot rooftop garden bar features a 360-degree view of the Manhattan skyline showcasing iconic landmark buildings such as the Empire State, Chrysler, Met Life & Freedom Tower along with the sparkling East River.  The rooftop décor carries an urban treehouse garden motif complimented with beach inspired elements.  Exposed wood planks, overhead rope lights & lush landscaping create a timeless & laid back ambience.  The rooftop is divided into five areas perfect for a large event or intimate private party:  Empire Lane, Picnic Patch, Beer Garden, Champagne Garden & "V.I.P" (Very Important Patio).  Rare View has hosted an extensive array of corporate events, weddings, fundraisers, Bar & Bat Mitzvahs, Christenings, galas & much needed office cocktail parties.  Rare View has become one of the most in demand summer venues both nationally & internationally.  There is truly nothing more memorable than hosting a party under the stars & next to the Empire State Building - it is NYC at it’s very best.

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Rare Chelsea

  • Rare View Rooftop

    RARE View Chelsea is one of the only year-round rooftops in NYC.  Our gorgeous 3,000 square foot rooftop bar & lounge features stunning panoramic views of the Manhattan skyline showcasing iconic landmark buildings such as the Empire State, Bank of NY & Freedom Tower.  The rooftop décor carries an urban bungalow motif complimented with exposed wood slats, decorative pillows, lush landscape, flat screens, overhead rope lights & vintage photographs.  Our retractable roof brings a level of luxury when hosting a private event that most other outside venues can not offer.  Come rain, shine, sleet or snow… the party will go on!  During the colder months the rooftop is heated & enclosed lending an urban ski chalet vibe.  RARE View has hosted an extensive array of corporate events, weddings, game day viewings, fundraisers, birthday parties, Bar & Bat Mitzvahs, Christenings, galas & much needed office cocktail parties!  Known for our friendly service, delicious food & fun cocktails, there are few things in life more spectacular than hosting a party on top of NYC!

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  • Private Pub Room

    Located in a private sector of Rare Bar & Grill, the Pub Room has quickly become one of New York City’s prime event spaces for intimate gatherings.  The visually stimulating interior features antique mirrors, 3 large HD flat screens, 20-foot ceilings, state of the art dining buffet & bar, along with a surround sound music system.  Most unique are the walls covered with over 350 vintage black and white photographs of influential athletes & historical sports moments that were created into an antique decoupage.  The Pub Room is ideal for any intimate seated or standing event such as game day viewings, birthday celebrations, bachelor parties, fantasy drafts, rehearsal dinners, boozy brunches or office cocktail parties.

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  • Rare's Grand Cellar

    Rare’s Grand Cellar located in the bustling Chelsea neighborhood of Manhattan is located inside the New York Hilton Fashion District Hotel where a grand staircase leads you down into a large, intimate room, ready to cater to any occasion.

    Our 3,500 square foot spacious room is highlighted by its 25-foot ceilings, columns and 3 large glass smoked mirrors, each spanning 15 feet long by 15 feet wide. This space is perfect for intimate gatherings, celebrations, corporate events, photo and video shoots and brand launches. At the rear of the space there is also a 700 square foot semi-private lounge equipped with flat screen TV’s that may be used as a break out room to get away from the activity and decompress.

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Office Catering


    We know things can get crazy & busy at work, but we also know you have to eat at some point.  So, here's how this works:  You order a juicy spread for the office.  We come to your office.  We feed your office.  The boss pays.

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