Private Events at the MetLife Building
Look no further than the landmark MetLife Building for your next private party, social gathering, or corporate event. Just steps away from Grand Central Station, we offer extraordinary venues that provide the perfect backdrops to create memorable experiences for you and your guests.
With six unique spaces offering private event options that range from the intimate to the grand, our team will work with you on customizing menus and details to fit your needs and budget. Whether you're looking to hold a private dinner for twenty or buy out an entire restaurant in NYC, these spaces are sure to spark your tastes.
PRIVATE EVENT CATERING
We are also happy to offer corporate or social catering services from our four restaurants.
Find the Perfect Venue
Click below to find the perfect event space for your party.
Private Event Spaces
Sophisticated French specialties, Art Deco touches, a glass-enclosed kitchen and a hearth rotisserie within our dining room set an elegant state for your next event.
Enjoy authentic Italian favorites and vibrant decor in our convivial cavernous space with a 75-foot bar.
La Fonda del Sol
Indulge in vibrant Spanish tapas with three unique settings - a sophisticated private dining room, the spacious and elegant main dining room and a dynamic tapas lounge.
Main Dining Room: 250 seating | 400 reception
Private Dining Room: 30 seating | 40 reception
Tapas Lounge: 80 seating | 150 reception
Patio: 50 seating | 75 reception
The Beer Bar
The Beer Bar offers an impressive selection of international and craft brewed beers, refreshing cocktails and heavenly burgers to a sophisticated New York crowd.
Cucina & Co.
A gourmet cafe with rustic appeal and home-style Mediterranean cooking, this space is ideal for intimate gatherings, wine tastings, and social receptions.
Main Dining Room: 120 seating | 150 reception
With the ability to break out into three separate rooms if needed, this 2,200 sq. ft. event space is equipped with state-of-the-art tech capabilities and is ideal for business meetings, social celebrations, and corporate gatherings of every kind.