Shop + Eat
Find a multitude of dining options in our to-go kiosks, casual eateries, or elegant sit-down restaurant
Bryant Park Grill and Café
Bryant Park Grill
New American-style dining set against the stunning backdrop of Bryant Park. Seasonal patio and rooftop dining provide great views of the park. The Grill is located behind the New York Public Library on the park’s Upper Terrace between 40th and 42nd Streets. Reservations are suggested for the dining room, but are a first-come-first-service basis for the outdoor patio garden and rooftop garden. For more information, please call 212-840-6500.
Bryant Park Café
Run by the Bryant Park Grill, the Café features a more informal new American-style menu and bar. The outdoor café is a well known after work hot spot during the summer, and is open from mid April to November, depending on the weather. No reservations are needed. Located on the 42nd Street side of the Upper Terrace.
Sunday – Thursday: 11:30am-11pm
Friday & Saturday: 11:30am-midnight
Reservations and information
Call 212-840-6500 for the Grill. Reservations are not needed at the Café.
Bryant Park Shop
Browse our Bryant Park Shop online, where every purchase you make goes back into supporting the park’s maintenance. Find tote bags, mugs, water bottles, Le Carrousel kids and baby items, home goods made from materials sourced from the park, games inspired by our events, and much more.
Sip, smile, stay for a while.
Southwest Porch, located near the southern end of the Fountain Terrace, offers all visitors the perfect spot to relax and recharge. Equipped with swings and lounge furniture, The Porch houses a full bar and restaurant with burgers, salads and more. Southwest Airlines is giving all of New York an al fresco lounge to celebrate its service out of LaGuardia and Newark Airports. No purchase is necessary to partake in the ambiance and comfort.
Plus, stop by The Porch with your laptop, iPad, or phone for a different type of refueling: power outlets are available to keep all of your devices going.
Daily: 11am-park closing, weather permitting
Reservations and information
Drop in and enjoy, reservations not required
Fresh local produce, artisan breads, cut flowers, cheeses, olive oils and more available for purchase. Operated by Bensidoun, the world’s premiere operator of French style markets. Rain or shine.
April 12 – September 29
Wednesdays and Fridays, 8am-3pm
Feast on 40th
Urbanspace brings six of NYC’s best eateries to the Fifth Avenue Terrace. Located near the corner of 40th Street and Fifth Avenue, Urbanspace at Bryant Park is the perfect spot for lunch - grab a bite and dine under the trees in front of the New York Public Library.
Public Fare returns late October for the 2017-2018 Winter Village season
Operated by Danny Meyer’s Union Square Hospitality Group, Public Fare is a fine-casual eatery designed in partnership with Crate and Barrel on the northeast corner of The Rink at Winter Village. Public Fare serves an array of seasonal pastries, sandwiches and snacks with a coffee bar in the morning that will transition to a wine and cocktail bar in the evening.
Heating and cooling at Public Fare is provided by Fujitsu.
November – March
Holiday Shops return late October for the 2017-2018 Winter Village season
This Winter Village holiday market feature food and artisanal boutiques offering exquisite gifts from distinctive apparel to decorative goods, local foods, and more. Our European inspired open-air market features artisans from around the world. Located along Bryant Park’s allées, plazas, and terraces, the Holiday Shops are housed in custom-designed kiosks.
Interested in becoming a Holiday Shops vendor? Please visit Urbanspace to apply for the 2017 season.
Learn more about the Holiday Shops.
October – January
Monday – Friday: 11am-8pm
Saturday & Sunday: 10am-8pm