James Beard House Private Dinner Party

Enjoy a Private Dinner Party for 12 at the famous James Beard House in Greenwich Village

Enjoy a private 5- to 7-course tasting menu with wine pairings at the James Beard House in New York City for 12. The experience begins in an intimate reception with hors doeuvres, champagne and wines in the boardroom overlooking the Beard House Garden. The party will then move to the exclusive 4th floor private dining room to enjoy a special 5- to 7-course tasting menu created by a guest chef, with expertly chosen wine pairings for each course. You’ll enjoy a private wait staff for your party and have access to an exclusive meet and greet with the evening’s chef and team from a nationally or internationally celebrated restaurant.

James Beard, acclaimed cookbook author and teacher was a champion of American Cuisine who educated and mentored generations of professional chefs and food enthusiasts. The Beard Foundation continues in the same spirit, offering events and programs designed to educate, inspire, entertain and foster a deeper understanding of our culinary culture. Both established and emerging guest chefs from around the world are invited to the James Beard House to prepare special dinners throughout the year. 



Dinner includes mineral water, wine, coffee/tea service and gratuity. Dinner events can only be booked 90 days in advance. Events are typically available three days per week but are subject to availability at the James Beard House.