GRAB A DRINK UNDER THE STARS

Looking for bars near Grand Central Terminal? Enjoy a drink under the stars of the magnificently decorated ceiling, where you’ll find some of Midtown’s most iconic establishments. The landmark Terminal features a historic cocktail bar, a nautical-themed saloon, two fully stocked bars in the landmarked Main Concourse, and more. It’s the perfect place for a quick drink, happy hour, or private party in Midtown Manhattan. Cheers to that!

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THE BAR AT AGERN

WHY IT’S GRAND

Best for elevated bar bites with a soothing Nordic-inspired interior.

The Bar at Agern places a focus on local wines and spirits and features an all-New York State wine list. Enjoy your cocktail, wine, or beer with season-driven fare, flavors rooted in Nordic Cuisine, and wild ingredients at the bar in Agern.

Located in the Shuttle Passage between Beverage Bar and Danish Dogs.

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Agern

ART BIRD & WHISKEY BAR

WHY IT’S GRAND

Best for a delicious selection of whiskeys, a full bar, and local beers on tap before catching the train.

From renowned chef Art Smith, Art Bird & Whiskey Bar offers Lower Level Dining Concourse visitors a soul-satisfying menu of fried chicken and southern sides as well as mouthwatering cocktails in a fast-casual setting. For 30 years, Chef Art has been serving his famous Buttermilk Fried Chicken to countless customers and friends across the country.

Located in the Lower Level Dining Concourse

Art Bird & Whiskey Bar

THE CAMPBELL BAR

WHY IT’S GRAND

Best for date nights paired with historical architecture and flourishes.

The Campbell Bar is an iconic New York institution, thoughtfully restored to its original grandeur by Gerber Group. Gerber Group’s selection of classic and modern cocktails, that highlight fresh ingredients, wines and locally brewed craft beers, are complemented by a menu of elevated bar fare and lunch specialties, including small plates, soups, salads and sandwiches.

Located on the balcony level. Entrance at 15 Vanderbilt Avenue or from the elevator on the Oyster Bar Ramp.

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Campbell

THE BAR AT CIPRIANI DOLCI

WHY IT’S GRAND

Best for Italian wines overlooking the Main Concourse.

Cipriani Dolci features Northern Italian cuisine in a simple, pleasant setting with knowledgeable, friendly service and a wonderful view of the busy Main Concourse.

Located on the balcony level overlooking the beautiful Main Concourse.

Ciprianis

THE SALOON AT GRAND CENTRAL OYSTER BAR

WHY IT’S GRAND

Best “hidden gem” for locals and tourists alike.

The oldest restaurant in Grand Central, Grand Central Oyster Bar & Restaurant, has a nautical-themed saloon!  Here, you’ll find a full bar, 25 types of fish and up to 30 varieties of oysters, along with other seafood specialties.

Located next to the Lower Level Dining Concourse. Saloon Entrance from the Shuttle Passage off 42nd Street and Vanderbilt Avenue. 

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Oyster

THE BAR AT GREAT NORTHERN FOOD HALL

WHY IT’S GRAND

Best for craft beers with friends before running to catch your train.

THE BAR is located in the back of Great Northern Food Hall in Vanderbilt Hall West. It is the perfect nook for a sit-down breakfast, a business lunch, or for a snack at happy hour with friends. Beverage Director Jonas Andersen and his team have created a menu of seasonal, Nordic-inspired cocktails, using artisanal spirits from small batch producers. Enjoy a glass from the all-American list of wines from low-intervention producers, sample the large selection of aquavits, or quench your thirst with the selection of craft beers.

Located in historic Vanderbilt Hall at 89 E. 42nd St.

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THE BAR AT MICHAEL JORDAN’S THE STEAK HOUSE NYC

WHY IT’S GRAND

Best for classic NYC cocktails with an unbeatable view.

The iconic bar at Michael Jordan’s The Steak House NYC has become a famous gathering place while relaxing with a drink or dinner and has been featured in numerous magazines, newspapers, television shows and movies.n

Located on the North and West balconies overlooking the beautiful Main Concourse. 

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PROVA PIZZABAR

WHY IT’S GRAND

Pair your drink with award-winning meatballs or a slice of pizza in this respite from the crowded Dining Concourse.

Celebrity chef and iron chef Judge Donatella Arpaia brings you Prova Pizzabar, located in the Lower Level Dining Concourse. Using the highest water content, longest proofing process, and most authentic Italian ingredients, she has crafted a purely-delicious pizza. You’ll also be able to enjoy award-winning meatballs, pasta, craft cocktails, and more in the warm and rustic full-service dining room, bar, or for takeaway.

Located in the Lower Level Dining Concourse

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Prova

Beer, wine, and spirits to go

Looking to grab and go? Grand Central has several businesses devoted to getting a beer or wine in your hand before your Metro-North Railroad train ride home. Or, looking for a more casual experience? Many of the eateries in the Lower Level Dining Concourse also offer libations, like Café Spice, Central Market New York, La Chula NYC, and Zaro’s Family Bakery.

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Grand Central Terminal Map

Main level

Main Level (Restaurants and Bars) - Grand Central

Dining concourse

Lower Level (Restaurants and Bars) - Grand Central

Balcony

Upper Level (Restaurants and Bars) - Grand Central