Lincoln combines high-concept design with the impeccable contemporary Italian cuisine of Chef Jonathan Benno. Designed by the architectural firm of Diller, Scofidio + Renfro, Lincoln's unique design features glass curtain walls, a signature sloping lawn roof and a spectacular view of the reflecting pool and the Henry Moore sculpture. The restaurant's environment is both comfortable and refined—with an open kitchen, bar, lounge, two dining rooms and private dining accommodations.
Chef Benno's cuisine emphasizes superior ingredients treated simply and with impeccable technique. Dishes are contemporary, but respectful of the regional Italian tradition.
Lincoln is open for lunch Wednesday through Friday, and weekend brunch on Saturday and Sunday. It is open for dinner seven days a week. It can be accessed at street level on 65th Street or via Hearst Plaza.
For reservations please call 212.359.6500
For the Lincoln website please click here
Arpeggio Food and Wine
A casual, stylish, full-service a la carte restaurant highlighting innovative American cuisine and seasonal ingredients by Chef Anthony Verga as well as local and global wine selections and specialty cocktails. Guests can dine at the bar, in the lounge or in the center room choosing from appetizers, main courses, artisanal cheeses and cured meats
Hours of Operation:
Dinner: Tuesday–Saturday, 5:00pm–8:00pm
Lunch (performance season only): Saturday, 11:30am–2:00pm and Friday matinees
Closed Sunday & Monday
Call 212.874.7000 for reservations.
Learn more at arpeggiofoodandwine.com
This casual and stylish espresso bar serves a wide variety of Illy Coffee espresso and coffee based drinks as well as sandwiches, salads, pastries and desserts. The mix of communal and lounge seating allows for comfortable areas for patrons to sit, chat and enjoy their refreshments.
Open daily on performance days.
Intermission Express Refreshment Service
Avery Fisher Hall features full-service bars with cocktails, wine, beer, coffee, sandwiches and snacks in the Promenade lobby.
Open 1 hour before showtime through intermission nightly and during matinees.
Avoid waiting in line by filling out the Express Intermission Service form.
Print and give the completed form with your cash payment to a bartender at any intermission bar in Avery Fisher Hall. At intermission, return to the bar and skip the line to pick up your snacks and drinks!
American Table Cafe and Bar by Marcus Samuelsson
American Table Cafe and Bar by Marcus Samuelsson is a 75-seat eatery in Alice Tully Hall. In collaboration with Restaurant Associates, Samuelsson’s team serves a varied American menu with a global twist, as dishes are influenced by the cuisines of Mexico, Ethiopia, and other places around the world. The cafe is designed by Diller Scofidio + Renfro, and mixologist Eben Klemm is in charge of the diverse cocktail list. The café is open 7 days a week, from 10:30 am until 11:00 pm, unless closed for special events.
For updated schedule information, visit the American Table website.
Open during the same hours as the David Rubenstein Atrium:
Monday–Friday 8:00 am–10:00 pm
Saturday–Sunday 9:00 am–10:00 pm
On Broadway at 62nd Street
Enjoy ’wichcraft for breakfast, lunch, and dinner!
The David Rubenstein Atrium houses the first Upper West Side outpost of ’wichcraft, overseen by the chef/owner of the Craft family of restaurants, Tom Colicchio. Open daily, ’wichcraft offers breakfast items, sandwiches, soups, salads, and pastries made from scratch every day. The restaurant also features a full bar of reasonably priced wine, beer, and cocktails that are served along with a selection of small plates in the evening. ’wichcraft welcomes guests to enjoy food and drinks before and after a show, or anytime they’re in the neighborhood and want to experience Lincoln Center’s new public space.
Friends of Lincoln Center receive a free glass of house wine, draft beer, or coffee drink with any food purchase upon presenting a member card (valid at all ’wichcraft locations). Click here to become a Friend.
Full menus available at wichcraftnyc.com
The Grand Tier Restaurant
Open Monday through Saturday for dinner and intermission services.
Also serving lunch for Saturday matinees. Features contemporary American cuisine while the Revlon Bar offers sushi, paninis, crostinis and a full service bar. Both are now open at 6:00 pm for pre-curtain and intermission dining. Available to all Lincoln Center ticket holders.
Pre-ordered intermission dining available.
Reservations suggested: 212.799.3400. Visit www.grandtierny.com for more information.
indie food and wine
indie food and wine, located in the Film Society of Lincoln Center's new landmark Elinor Bunin Munroe Film Center is award-winning chef and restaurateur Jason Denton's latest venture. The lounge café serves breakfast, lunch and dinner and provides concessions for the film center.
indie is an innovative approach to the café and communal dining experience with quick and friendly service to stay or to go, made with quality and simple ingredients.
Open daily from 8:00 am to midnight.
Learn more at indiefoodandwine.com
For full-service catering and event planning at Lincoln Center, contact:
Devon Fillat, Director of Catering: 212.875.5817
Elayna Snyder, Catering Manager, 212.875.5818
The area that surrounds our campus is home to many of the city's finest restaurants. With so many wonderful options, it can be a challenge to choose the right place to dine before a performance.
To make this process easier we invite you to dine at restaurants that are members of the Lincoln Center Conservancy. These restaurants are part of a growing group of business committed to supporting Lincoln Center. To view a full list of Conservancy restaurants please go to the Lincoln Center Conservancy page.
Also be sure to visit the Lincoln Square Business Improvement Districts’ Web site for further options.
When you’ve selected a potential restaurant, browse the restaurant’s menu by visiting MenuPages.com.
Once you’ve selected your restaurant, make reservations online by visiting OpenTable.com.
For books published in partnership with John Wiley & Sons, Inc. visit the Lincoln Center Books section of our website.
Go to our Collectible Posters & Prints page to buy original artwork created for Lincoln Center events and series. And check out our Calendar of Events for program information and to get your tickets today.
The Juilliard Store is now open in its new location at 144 W. 66th Streeet, open Monday–Saturday from 10:00 am–6:00 pm; Sunday noon—5:00 pm.
Located in the main lobby of the Vivian Beaumont Theater. Open from one hour before curtain to conclusion of performance. Selling theater merchandise including posters, CDs, etc. of current production.
Lincoln Center houses an outstanding public art collection of modern masterworks. Its celebrated Vera List Art Project commissions primarily limited-edition prints as well as posters for sale to the public. A selection of prints is on view in the art gallery in Avery Fisher Hall's lower lobby. Patrons are encouraged to visit during showtimes, or by appointment. Appointments can be made by phone 212.875.5061 or by e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
The Met Opera Shop is located in the north lobby of the opera house.
Open Monday through Saturday from 10:00 am – one-half hour after last intermission and Sundays from noon–6:00 pm.
Located on the Promenade of the David H. Koch Theater, the gift shop is open during the season of the New York City Ballet. Open 30 minutes before the performance begins, during all intermissions, and 30 minutes after the end of full-length ballets.
Located in the Grand Promenade during New York Philharmonic concerts, and online at nyphil.org. New York Philharmonic and classical music related gifts and CDs, including an extensive collection of children's books related to music for all ages as well as ladies' and men's personal accessories.
Open 30 minutes prior to each concert through intermission, and 15–30 minutes after daytime performances.