Yes, Summer weather is still with us, and the holidays are “months” away, but they’ actually are hurtling towards us, which means it’s time to plan your holiday celebrations, work parties, girls’ night outs & dinner with the guys.
We’ve rounded up some great spots to host your Fall and Winter fun! Read on and, if we missed someplace fabulous, do let us know!
Antimo’s Italian Kitchen at 52 East Broad Street in charming historic Hopewell, NJ, offers delicious, family-style dining in a casual setting with spacious rustic tables. A great choice for holiday parties. Their menu features traditional Italian dishes paired with fresh homemade pasta. Antimo’s also caters parties at offsite locations for private and corporate events. Book your holiday lunch or dinner at (609) 466-3333 or online at antimositaliankitchen.com
Cargot is a French inspired brasserie designed to be vibrant, while being familiar and relaxed. A charming spot to host your event morning, noon, or night in a private room or on the outdoor patio. Offering a seasonally changing menu of French inspired brasserie classics for breakfast, lunch, dinner, and brunch, they also feature a full bar, wine list, specialty cocktails, and raw bar. www.cargotbrasserie.com 609.772.4934
The Barn at Gravity Hill Farm is available to rent for a limited number of private and corporate events to support the community and educational mission of the farm. The renovated 1740’s barn was designed as an intimate indoor/outdoor space overlooking farm fields and pasture. Guests enjoy the rustic elegance of the climate controlled interior and the beauty of the farm and its view. www.thebarnatgravityhill.com
Witherspoon Grill has the perfect setting for your next holiday party or business dinner! They can fit groups up to 27 people for a sit-down meal or parties up to 35 for a cocktail party in their private room. The “Red Room” is available every day for lunch & Sunday through Friday for private dinner events. Call 609-924-6011 or email Witherspoongrill57@gmail.com to get info & book your next event!
Memorable events begin with an unforgettable setting! Whether you envision a festive sit-down dinner, a cheerful cocktail reception or a merry luncheon, The Peacock Inn is the perfect place for your holiday event, with custom menus geared to your ideal budget and dietary needs. Whether coming for business or pleasure, lunch or dinner, The Peacock Inn looks forward to hosting your holiday event! www.peacockinn.com
The Historical Society of Princeton’s Updike Farmstead is six acres of bucolic property, surrounded by 200 acres of preserved farmland. This unique location, including a large restored barn, is an ideal setting for weddings, bridal or baby showers, as well as graduation, anniversary, and birthday parties. www.princetonhistory.org/rentals
Salt Creek Grille offers a selection of beautifully decorated private dining rooms for your holiday events. Conveniently nestled off Route 1, our culinary approach follows the time-honored tradition of grilling meats over hot, mesquite embers. With a dedication to sourcing responsibly, the food at Salt Creek Grille is crafted with the freshest meats, poultry, fish, and produce available, while their on-site coordinators execute your event with attentive and friendly service. Enjoy their handcrafted menu items paired with unique wines from boutique vineyards and well-known cellars, catering to both the connoisseur and the casual diner. www.saltcreekgrille.com
Whether you’re celebrating with a few close friends or inviting 200 guests, Lambertville Station offers a diverse selection of elegant ballrooms & private rooms idea for weddings, conferences, birthdays, anniversaries, retirement parties, Bar/Bat Mitzvahs and social events. Guests enjoy the scenic waterfront location and appreciate retiring to their well-appointed rooms after an evening of dining and dancing. For over three decades, diners have enjoyed the culinary creations at Lambertville Station Restaurant. Every dish features locally-grown and sourced ingredients and is served in a restored 19th century train station on the banks of the Delaware River. Their party planners work with you on all details from festive fare to on-point décor. www.lambertvillestation.com