Rolf’s Christmas Restaurant in Gramercy is a perennial Instagram favorite.
They know how to draw a crowd with their spectacular floor-to-ceiling Christmas ornaments, twinkle lights, and ribbon.
We missed out on some festive picture ops last year because it was closed due to COVID and indoor eating laws, but it’s now open in all its Christmassy splendor.
Where is Rolf's Christmas Restaurant in New York?
Rolf’s is located in an area of Manhattan called Gremercy.
It is on the east side of Midtwon, not far from Union Square or the Flatiron.
Should I make a reservation at Rolf's German Restaurant?
If you want to go, you’ll need to book a reservation in advance (call 212-477-4750 or 212-473-8718 between 10 a.m. & 4 p.m.).
The best time to visit is November, when it’s less crowded than it will be at the end of the year.
Even if you only want to get a drink at the bar, you’ll have to put up with a long wait.
How long are Rolf's Christmas decorations up?
Aren’t you coming to New York in December? Don’t worry – you’ll find these amazing decorations at Rolf’s through May 2022!
Great news for all the Christmas lovers who can’t make it during the holiday season!
What do you eat at Rolf's?
Along with all of the lavish decorations, they also serve hearty food inspired by French and German cuisine. This comprises fried and sautéed schnitzel, as well as a variety of sauces and side dishes. Additionally, they provide a wide selection of imported beers on tap and holiday-themed drinks.