Having a Holiday Party? Book These Local Venues

It’s that time of year when we all put on our winter best and gather with our friends and family to eat some good food and celebrate the holidays with our loved ones. You could have everyone over your beautiful Sagamore apartment, but why bother when we have so many wonderful restaurants nearby that can do all of the work for you?

If you’re looking for a venue to book your holiday party, check out these local restaurants which offer spaces able to accommodate parties of all sizes, from 10 people to 100 people.

TESSA, located at 349 Amsterdam Ave, New York, NY which is a 13 minute walk from your Sagamore apartment, serves a diverse mix of modern Mediterranean dishes in a stylish brick-and-wood space with a first-floor bar.

TESSA has semi-private dining that comfortably accommodates up to 16 guests. It is the perfect setting for celebratory dinners and business, social or casual get-togethers. They have a variety of menu options – including a chef’s menu with wine pairing – to make your event extra special.

The Milling Room, located at 446 Columbus Ave, New York, NY which is an 11 minute walk from your Sagamore apartment, is a large restaurant with romantic lighting serving American fare with subtle Italian influences.

The Milling Room is located in a magnificent courtyard that was once the lobby of the Endicott Hotel (1890) and is the ideal meeting place for friends, families, and colleagues. With exceptional service and warm hospitality, their multiple group dining options ensure a memorable experience for you and your guests. 


349 Amsterdam Ave, New York, NY 10024

(212) 390-1974

The Milling Room

446 Columbus Ave, New York, NY 10024

(212) 595-0380

Where To Dine With a View on the Upper West Side

Here on the scenic Upper West Side, we have no shortage of amazing views to choose from. Of course, there’s no better time to enjoy a beautiful view than with a delicious meal, so our many top-notch restaurants here in town have worked to pair the two at their dining areas.

If you’re looking for a meal with a great view, then you don’t have to look much further than your Sagamore neighborhood – check out these nearby restaurants to get that ‘Wow’ factor for your next bite.

PIER i CAFÉ, located at W 68th Street and Riverside Blvd. which is a five minute drive from your Sagamore apartment, is a casual American eatery with scenic views which is open May to mid-October in Riverside Park South.

Come and enjoy an informal style of dining instead of table service since PIER i CAFÉ offers an easy ordering system so you and your guests can retrieve food and beverages at your leisure. Plus, you can always expect high quality, fresh food. 

Ellington in the Park, located at Riverside Dr. and W 105th St. which is a seven minute drive from your Sagamore apartment, is a hidden treasure for those who are ready to make the most of the warm weather and are willing to venture out of the usual spots.

When the sun sets over the Hudson River, the beach-themed restaurant becomes a trendy yet casual scene fueled by drinks, live music, big screen TVs, and fresh food by chef John Loughran of Banc Café.


W 68th street &, Riverside Blvd, New York, NY 10023

(212) 362-4450

Ellington in the Park

Riverside Dr & W 105th St, New York, NY 10025

(917) 922-1156