Restaurants & Dining

Enjoy a Chuck Bass Cocktail in the Lobby Bar or on Our Roof Top Pool Deck. Hungry? Feast at Ed’s Chowder House.

The Empire Hotel offers a variety of New York City restaurants and dining options to satisfy even the pickiest of taste buds. Dining when you’re away from home can sometimes be a challenge but Ed’s Chowder House, and the Lobby Bar will keep you well fed when you stay at our New York hotel.

Feel like staying in? Start your day with breakfast in bed or end your day curled up with a glass of wine and have your favorite dinner delivered to you.

Room Service Hours:

Breakfast 6:00AM-10:00AM
Dinner 6:00PM-10:00PM


Enjoy Cocktails and Light Fare at Our Iconic Lobby Bar.

Empire Hotel Lobby Bar

Enjoy Cocktails and Light Fare at Our Iconic Lobby Bar.

Grab our signature Chuck Bass cocktail, wine, or champagne at The Empire Lobby Bar. Settle into the chic and romantic ambiance while enjoying your pre-theater drinks or finish your evening before turning in at our distinctive New York City Lobby Bar. Gossip about the famed hotel featured in Gossip Girl. Watch this space for details about our New Year’s Eve celebration party taking place every year in our Lobby Bar.


Breakfast & Dinner Are Served Daily at Ed’s Chowder House

Empire Hotel Ed's Chowder House

Breakfast & Dinner Are Served Daily at Ed’s Chowder House

You can find traditional East Coast seafood fare at its best here on the mezzanine level of the Empire at this casual-but-chic sea shack restaurant within our New York luxury hotel.

Guests rave about the Lobster Rolls, Crab Cakes, Chowders and the delicious assortment of Oysters from the Raw Bar. Walk in from the NYC streets and get instantly transported to the shore. Serving breakfast and dinner.


The New Empire Rooftop Is Now Open

Empire Hotel NYC Rooftop

The New Empire Rooftop Is Now Open

Just in time to take advantage of the crisp fall air, Hospitality Holdings, the folks who created the iconic Campbell Apartment, are now taking over one of New York City’s legendary spaces: The Empire Rooftop. We invite you to stop by, have a cocktail, and behold beautiful panoramic New York City views. With significant outdoor and indoor space for over 350 guests, now is the perfect time to plan your next party or event.

The Empire Rooftop in the Empire Hotel boasts 8000 square feet on interior and exterior space. Complete with East and West Terraces, the lounge has two bars, a working fireplace, and a retractable roof on the West Terrace making it the perfect location for Holiday Parties, Weddings, Social and Corporate Events.

Hours of Operation
Sun – Wed: 4 p.m. to 1 a.m.
Thu – Sat: 4 p.m. to 1 a.m.

For more details visit Empire Rooftop on

If you’d like to book a private event you can email or call us (212) 265-2600.

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