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!
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.
THE CAMPBELL BAR
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.
THE BAR AT CIPRIANI DOLCI
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.
THE SALOON AT GRAND CENTRAL OYSTER BAR
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.
A New York take on Paris café-bars, Tartinery offers apéro – happy hour with a Parisian twist!
Now located in our Lower Level Dining Concourse, Tartinery brings the New York energy and purveyors to the classic European format, a casual eatery serving wholesome breads, bountiful salads, craft coffee, wine and spirits.
Happy Hour: 4-7 PM
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 Central Market New York, and Zaro’s Family Bakery.