Soft light, crushed velvet banquettes and rich leather sofas create a warm, inviting location for guests to mingle and relax. Create the perfect menu with our modern American cuisine and diverse cocktails, beer and wine list. We’ll work with you every step of the way to ensure your event exceeds expectations.

Back Bay

The perfect venue for intimate cocktail gatherings, social events, and bridal showers, City Bar is located in the heart of Boston at the historic Lenox Hotel. Invite guests to relax in chic, contemporary comfort while enjoying specialty foods that pair perfectly with our inventive cocktails and extensive craft beer and wine list. City Bar Back Bay can accommodate up to 65 guests. Call our event coordinator Alison at 617-421-4927, email, or complete our event request form.

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City Bar is an upscale casual venue tucked into the lobby of the Westin Boston Waterfront where your guests can socialize, imbibe and enjoy modern American cuisine, expertly created cocktails, and an exceptional beer and wine list. City Bar Westin Waterfront can accommodate up to 80 guests.

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Briar Events

Looking for the perfect location for your next event? Whether you’re planning an intimate dinner gathering, a sophisticated cocktail party, or a large scale event, Briar Events will match your needs to one of our venues. With capacities up to 4,500 guests, our locations include casual upscale restaurants, cocktail bars, and comfortable, neighborhood pubs.

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Are you planning an event or celebration? Please complete our EVENT REQUEST FORM.

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