10 NYC Restaurants With Enough Christmas Decor To Make Santa Jealous

Rolf's

Go big or go home; year after year, no one in the city does Christmas better than Rolf's.  Rolf's is fully decked out in Christmas decor year-round, but it gets especially packed during holiday season.

Serra By Birreria At Eataly Flatiron

The rooftop at Eataly in the Flatiron District, known as Serra by Birreria, gets decked out for each season.  However, their Christmas decor typically takes the cake. 

Miracle On 9th Street

For a Christmas-specific pop-up bar, head to Miracle on 9th Street. This spot will transport visitors to right Tinseltown based on the plenty of Santas hanging around

Miracle On 9th Street

and the experience will be furthered with kitschy drinks like the Christmapolitan, a festive take on the classic Cosmo

Lillie's Victorian Establishment

No place in the city takes decorating as seriously as Lillie's Victorian Establishment. 

Pete's Tavern

Opened in 1864, Pete's Tavern is one of the oldest bars in New York. History aside,  Pete's is worth the visit simply for its Christmas decor.

Oscar Wilde

 It is home to New York's longest bar at over 118 feet and is home to some seriously expensive goods:  from bronze newspaper holders from Paris to stained glass from Milan to a porcelain entrance from UK's Gosford Castle.

Churchill Tavern

For a place with both British and Christmas charm, head to Churchill Tavern on 28th Street, right off Park Avenue.

Papillon Bistro & Bar

Closely situated to some of New York's most iconic sites, such as Bryant Park, Radio City Music Hall, and even Central Park, is Papillon Bistro & Bar.

Magic Hour Rooftop

Magic Hour Rooftop at the Moxy Hotel in Times Square is often on many lists for most Instagrammable spots in NYC for good reason. 

Loreley Beer Garden

Last but certainly not least on the list of festive NYC spots is Loreley Beer Garden, a large outdoor heated beer garden in Manhattan's famed Lower East Side neighborhood.

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