The Ides Rooftop & Blue Room

Atop the Wythe Hotel sits The Ides, a jewel box Art Deco-inspired bar. Renowned for its craft cocktail program, stunning interiors and sweeping floor-to-ceiling views of the Manhattan skyline, The Ides is truly Brooklyn’s most elegant venue. Available for full buyouts, the Ides can accommodate up to 200 for cocktail parties, receptions, launches and all manner of festive gatherings. The Blue Room at The Ides is a semi-private room adjacent to the main bar that features marble tables, rich leather banquets, deep blue enameled walls and antiqued mirrors that reflect the view. The Blue Room is the perfect setting for elegant cocktail receptions, buffet-style breakfasts, brunches, and lunches for up to 60 guests. The adjoining outdoor terrace overlooks Brooklyn rooftops, and weather permitting, allows guests to mingle al fresco.

Social Events in the Blue Room
The Ides is a jaw-droppingly beautiful space that will dazzle your guests. The space is tailor-made for evening cocktail receptions, guests enter the space and are greeted by floor to ceiling views of the Manhattan skyline and sparking art deco interiors. The elegant tone is reflected in the craft cocktails expertly made by The Ides bartenders and the accompanying catering from the Reynard Chefs. The Ides can easily host DJ’s, a dance floor, and many manner of audio and visual equipment.

Weddings Weekend events in the Blue Room
The Ides is a stunning location for Wedding weekend events. Welcome your wedding party to Brooklyn with a reception in the Ides at sunset, treat your guest to classic cocktails and festive hors d’oeuvre’s, plus unforgettable views of the Manhattan skyline. The Blue Room at the Ides also makes a lovely setting for a post-wedding brunch, let your guests relax and recharge over brunch cocktails, coffee, fresh housemade pastry, and a hearty breakfast.

As with any event held at the Wythe Hotel, events held in the Ides are coordinated by our team of experienced staff. As soon as your event is confirmed our Events team will coordinate with you to work out all of the details. From A/V needs to food and beverage offerings, decor, set up and floor plans the events team work for you to ensure a successful gathering.

  • Full Ides Rooftop Buyouts available Monday - Friday
  • 150-200 for standing cocktails
  • Semi-private Blue Room space available all days
  • 60 guests for standing cocktails, brunch & lunch
  • Manhattan and Brooklyn views