With the holidays in full swing, it’s the prime time to book office holiday parties + after a year of hard work, everyone deserves to have some fun. Whether your office is big or small, there are plenty of different spots in our area that can accommodate all types of crowds. To help you, we’ve compiled a list of spots — from enjoying a delicious steak dinner to sushi making. Check out our picks of restaurants and locations to host holiday parties in Hoboken and Jersey City below.
Antique Loft | 33 Newark Street
The stunning NYC skyline views are just the start of a great event at Antique Loft. With an on-site host, high-speed WiFi, a flexible space, and gourmet culinary from Antique Bar & Bakery, it’s hard to go wrong here. The space can accommodate up to 200 people, ideal for those who have a large guest list. Inquire about events here.
ArteVino | 720 Monroe Street
in Hoboken, we’ve got ArteVino Studio, located in the Monroe Center, a unique space that hosts painting classes and private parties. Two super awesome features of this type of party are that you can bring your own booze and each guest will have a special painting to take home with them. Learn more about events at ArteVino here.
Birch | 92 River Street
Birch might be one of Hoboken’s most popular nightclubs |and known for their over-the-top milkshakes + desserts, but they should definitely make your list of options for an office holiday party, too. With yummy finger food, a huge space, and unique drinks, your employees and coworkers are sure to have a great time. Contact Birch here for more information.
City Bistro | 56 14th Street
With two different private event areas at this uptown hot spot, you won’t have to worry about your party clashing with any others. Choose from a cocktail-style, sit-down, or buffet party, depending on which is best for your guests. Contact City Bistro here for more information on private parties.
Dino and Harry’s | 163 14th Street
After working hard all year — everyone deserves a nice steak. And that’s exactly what you get when dining at Dino and Harry’s |seriously, the porterhouse is mouth-watering good. For the ultimate dining experience, Dino and Harry’s offers private dining for up to 50 guests and makes for the perfect intimate dinner. Get more information here.
Grand Vin | 500 Grand Street
For guests who love vino, Grand Vin is a great spot to host your holiday party. Indulge in a variety of wines and bites for your holiday party to celebrate the year |plus, a glass of wine at the end of the year is a great way to help draw the year to a close. Learn more about their parties here.
Halifax | 225 River Street
Located in the heart of Hoboken and inside the W Hotel Halifax is a regular favorite when it comes to fine dining. This waterfront restaurant has an impressive and always delicious menu and is currently booked for corporate and private gatherings. Even better about this location — guests can get a room at the hotel if needed |so they can have a little extra fun and not worry about getting home — they deserve it after working hard all year, anyway!. Get more information about private events at Halifax by emailing email@example.com.
House of Que | 340 Sinatra Drive
Switch up the food scene and treat guests to authentic BBQ food. A visit to House of Que always calls for a good time — and with a great location |right on the waterfront, blocks away from the PATH station, it’s convenient for everyone. Fill out the form here to get more information about hosting a party.
Hudson Table | 1403 Clinton Street
For another outside-the-box experience, Hudson Table allows guests to cook their own food |and then eat it, of course in an open kitchen. Let everyone feel like a master chef and test their limits at this local venue. Get more information about private parties here.
Kolo Klub | 1422 Grand Street
The Kolo Klub’s 4,000-square-foot loft is spacious and can accommodate up to 140 guests, yet still gives an intimate feel. Hosts can completely customize the event — from the decor to the layout, all the way to the food and menu. For more information, contact Kolo Klub here.
Saku | 936 Park Avenue Hoboken
If your guests love sushi and other Japanese cuisines, Saku is your place. This Hoboken spot has two rooms that you can host private events in — the Dark Room and the Light Room. Pick your favorite room and book your party ASAP – featuring savory sushi rolls, of course. Learn more and book your event by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Brass Rail | 135 Washington Street
The Brass Rail’s warm and inviting atmosphere is a cozy spot for an office holiday party. The upstairs dining room can accommodate up to 70 people. Not to mention, as a popular Mile Square restaurant, you know you’ll be getting good food and good booze (there’s even wine on tap). For more information call The Brass Rail at (201) 659-7074 or fill out the form here.
Tipsy Tie Dye | 155 1st Street
The brother-sister duo behind Tipsy Tie Dye has created a unique space for people to channel their creative side through the art of tie-dying. This is a great activity for a group of people – the shop can be booked ahead of time. The team will walk you through all of the different types of tie-dye patterns, how to create them, and assist when needed. There are clothes and other items in the shop that visitors can purchase to tie-dye or they can bring their own pieces. Visitors can also bring the beverages of their choice.
Battello | 502 Washington Boulevard
This spot will offer gorgeous waterfront views for your holiday party. Depending on your party size, events can be held in Battello’s wine cellar (seats up to 16 guests), the lounge (seats 100 guests seated or 150 standing), and the main dining room (seats 200 guests seated and 450 guests standing) for a cocktail-style event. Learn more about Battello’s private party options here.
Carlo’s Bakery Factory | 631 Grove Street
Put your crew’s skills to the test and have them decorate their very own cake. That’s right, Carlo’s Bakery has its very own cake factory in Jersey City and hosts private parties. Fun fact: The Hoboken Girl team had our holiday party here one year and it was a blast! Check out their website here to learn more.
Cellar 335 | 335 Newark Street
With tiki-style cocktails |like the one photographed above, this Jersey City spot will make party-goers feel like it’s summer. Break away from the cold and enjoy Cellar 335’s chill atmosphere with your crew. Inquire here about hosting a private event.
Gringo’s Tacos | 12 Coles Street
There’s no arguing that tacos simply make people happy. Gringo’s is killin’ the tacos game and is a super popular spot any time of year. Besides being a go-to place to spend #TacoTuesday, Gringo’s also hosts all sorts of private parties. Contact them here for more information.
Liberty Prime Steakhouse | 111 Montgomery Street
Popular Jersey City steakhouse, Liberty Prime, isn’t only a great place for date-night but hosts private parties as well. From intimate gatherings with 25-75 guests to large parties with up to 200 guests and even larger parties with up to 500 guests, this is a great location for events big or small. Learn more and contact Liberty Prime here.
Liberty Science Center | 222 Jersey City Boulevard
Let kids be kids — ok, or let adults be kids. We can’t think of a better way to wind down than to experience some nostalgia at the Liberty Science Center. This is a unique option if there will be a lot of guests attending, as the museum itself is HUGE. Get more information about hosting special events here.
Ruth’s Chris | 499 Washington Boulevard
We couldn’t help but add another yummy steakhouse to the list. Ruth’s Chris in downtown Jersey City is in an awesome location for those working in town, in NYC, or in Hoboken. This upscale spot is sure to give guests a classy dining experience complete with delicious food. Learn more about private dining at Ruth’s Chris here.
Zeppelin Hall | 88 Liberty View Drive
This JC beer garden is the ultimate spot for hanging with friends and coworkers — AKA, a prime holiday party spot. Zeppelin Hall has a delicious menu, drinks the size of your head, and a HUGE space both indoors and outdoors |ok, it might be too cold to be outside but you never know. Check out event menus and inquire here about hosting one.