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Sep 20, 2011 09:07 AM

Interesting Corporate Dinner

Hi, I'm in charge of planning a corporate dinner for approximately 20 people in the next few weeks. I'm thinking about doing dinner in an engaging environment. I don't want to do the typical dinner in a restaraunt. Any suggestions?

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  1. I once attended a business dinner for about 20 in a loft with a private chef who was doing cooking demos. It was quite interactive and fun. Unfortunately, I can't remember the name of the chef or provide any contact info but I thought it was a great ice-breaker.

    1. How about the James Beard House? Have no idea if it fits your budget, but if it does, I think the meal would certainly not be "typical".

      1. If you're jazz lovers, you could look into Jazz Standard which serves a full dinner menu. It's run by Danny Meyer's Blue Smoke team and is available for groups.

        Blue Smoke
        116 East 27th Street, New York, NY 10016

        1. I think this looks really fun, cool, and super interesting: Good luck!

          1. Thanks guys! All of your ideas sound great, however, my boss wants a formal dinner. So I'm searching for a sophisticated, yet interesting venue. Any more input is greatly appreciated.