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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    Our 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

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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