|Setup||Main dining room with 38 seats and 10 bar stools (65-person standing capacity for a cocktail reception). 20-seat outdoor patio.
With accommodations up to 65 for hors d’oeuvres and cocktails, beer and wine or 38 guests for seated dinner, the New American restaurant offers an event space customized for every need, big or small, private or semi-private. Small parties of 6 or 10 are welcome while the restaurant still caters to its loyal neighborhood clientele.
|Furnishings||Modern/Casual Dining Room and Bar with Chairs (10), Rectangular Tables (18) and Banquette furniture|
This modern Park Slope, Brooklyn event space with a full bar and restaurant serving New American cuisine is centrally located between many different neighborhoods in Brooklyn (Park Slope, Prospect Heights, Boerum Hill, Fort Greene), half a block from major subway lines and easily accessible by taxi. Big or small, private or semi-private, events at the Brooklyn restaurant can be customized for every need. Morning brunch, early afternoon, early evening and late-night parties (option to stay late until 4am) and all-day Mondays are available. Major holidays and days before and after holidays are also currently available.
For larger parties of up to 65 people, the New York City venue can be rearranged as a party room/lounge -- the tables moved aside or removed for guests to enjoy cocktails and passed hors d’oeuvres while socializing. Medium-sized parties of 25-38 have a choice of seated dinner or passed hors d’oeuvres. Small parties of 6, 10 or 18 can be seated on the banquette or the center dining room. All parties can be reserved with or without food. Available Food and Beverage options are:
A great selection of Beer (draft or bottled), Wine and Champagne: A selection that will fit everyone’s taste and budget, Sangria, served by the glass or in pitchers and a Full Bar with top spirits or utilizing the top spirits to craft innovative signature cocktails created by the Brooklyn restaurant's mixologists, who do their best to achieve a perfect balance of high quality spirits, fresh fruits and/or herbs. Begin your NYC special event by offering one or several of the signature cocktails to your guests, followed by wines carefully selected to complement your featured menu items. All beverages will be charged on consumption. Full premium open bar is also an option.
Beverage and Passed Hors D’oeuvres
Same as Beverage Only with an additional assortment of fresh bite-size hors d’oeuvres.
Pre-ordered dishes that would be presented on a few tables for guests to eat as much as they would like.
A la carte or a choice of a 3 or 4 course prix-fixe menu customized for your private NYC event.
All private events feature the cuisine and personal attention of the executive chef, a former contestant on Bravo’s Top Chef, who carefully prepares pure, honest and sustainable Modern New American cuisine using fresh seasonal ingredients. Your guests will have the opportunity to meet him or watch him work as he prepares the food in the restaurant's open kitchen.
Since opening in June 2005, this Brooklyn restaurant and bar/lounge has hosted many New York City events, ranging from website launch parties, book launch events, fundraisers/galas, corporate receptions, meetings, wine tastings, holiday parties, surprise birthday parties, family reunions, anniversary parties, weddings, wedding rehearsal dinners, bridal showers, bachelorette parties, bar/bat mitzvahs, children's birthday parties and baby showers, to name a few. The venue will work closely with you to select the menu best suited to your group’s taste and budget.
|Catering||The Modern New American restaurant offers on-site catering and does not allow outside catering.|
Sample Menus - Fall Menu
|Audio/Video||Bose Audio System, Full DJ System, High Definition Cable TV DVR, Wireless Laptop Capable, WiFi, Internet Access|
|Cool Features||If you have enough guests coming, the restaurant will be exclusively yours. If you have a small number of guests, depending on the time, you can still have half the room to yourself. The bar can also stay open until 4 AM.
Convenient location in Brooklyn -- the restaurant is centrally located between Park Slope, Prospect Heights, Boerum Hill and Fort Greene.
|Specials||Get an extra 1/2 hour of open bar for free if you book 3 hours of beer, wine, and soda open bar.
Drink specials available if booked on Sunday night.
No space rental minimums 4 PM - 6 PM and after 11 PM everyday.
|Past Clients||Surface Magazine, Wil Anderson, Apt. 301, Amy Sohn, Prospect Park West, Momasphere|