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Any news about Oak Room/Bar in Plaza Hotel

bronwen Dec 1, 2011 08:29 AM

Does anyone have any inside scoop on when they'll reopen? I heard a couple from France were thinking about taking it over. I'm coming for my Christmas trip next week and it will be so strange not to go to the Oak Bar and have a glass of champagne ........

Oak Room
10 Central Park South, New York, NY 10019

Oak Bar
10 Central Park S, New York, NY 10019

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  1. Up With Olives RE: bronwen Dec 1, 2011 11:24 AM

    Doesn't look good for you. I think it is only open for private events in December.
    Truly evil, I know. I spent last xmas eve there.

    1. Spiritchaser RE: bronwen Dec 2, 2011 07:19 AM

      It is sad because it was always a "must" for us during the hustle and bustle of Christmas, great place to sit for a glass of Champagne or a Manhattan or two and escape the madding crowds. I will say though I am glad it finally closed until they sort things out because the last time we were in just prior to it closing was quite a let down. You could substitute Bemelmans Bar, similar vibe and old school charm.

      Bemelmans Bar
      35 E 76th St, New York, NY 10021

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