The Wheeltapper Pub and Patio area decorated with towering pot plants and terracotta pots.

The Wheeltapper Pub and Patio at the Fitzpatrick Grand Central offers a unique event spaces that serve as the perfect gathering place for a special event or party. Our intimate venues and attentive, personal service add a special touch to each event. Choose from our event spaces and unique bars and restaurants located in Midtown Manhattan and start planning today!



  • LIAM NEESON PENTHOUSE SUITE   –  The Penthouse, located on the top floor of the hotel, offers a unique and elegant option for more intimate social events. Able to accommodate 50 guests indoors, the Penthouse also features a large terrace deck that allows you to host up to 50 guests at your function in the middle of the New York City skyline, weather permitting.
  • THE WHEELTAPPER – The Wheeltapper Pub can accommodate social functions for up to 65 people in a warm, comfortable atmosphere, and is suitable for cocktail receptions and breakfast, lunch dinner, or brunch functions.
  • THE WHEELTAPPER PATIO – Located off the Wheeltapper Pub, the Patio offers a truly special option for social functions of up to 90 people. Our 2,200 square foot outdoor space is protected by a fully retractable awning and is equipped with gas heaters, so it can be enjoyed in all but the worst weather. Suitable for cocktail receptions and breakfast, lunch, dinner or brunch events, the Patio is a flexible space that offers some unique function options, from a barbecue, to a wedding rehearsal dinner, to a clambake. The Patio is also equipped with large screen televisions for the enjoyment of sports and other viewing events.


  • The Fitzpatrick Grand Central offers several options for your next meeting or special event: Our Boardroom is a comfortable meeting venue accommodating up to 18 people. French doors open to the Patio, making this the perfect space for outdoor breaks and lunches.
  • The Wheeltapper Patio provides a unique option for outdoor cocktail receptions or as a unique lunch space for meetings in the Boardroom. The Patio can accommodate up to 90 people for a stand-up reception. Equipped with gas heaters and a retractable awning, the Patio can be booked confidently for outdoor events year-round in all but the very worst weather.
  • The Liam Neeson Penthouse Suite, located on the 10th floor, features a large patio that puts your event in the middle of the New York skyline. It is a unique option for small meetings, luncheons or dinners for up to 8 people, or cocktail receptions for up to 50 people.
The exterior of Wheeltapper bar painted in blue with Christmas reef and lights.


The Wheeltapper celebrates the best of a traditional Irish pub, offering contemporary food and drink in an informal atmosphere. Together with the year-round outdoor Patio, this restaurant and bar is the perfect spot for breakfast before a day of sightseeing, a quick lunch, or relaxing over dinner or drinks after a long day. Open from 7am to 2am daily (the Patio closing at 11pm), The Wheeltapper and Patio offers breakfast, lunch and dinner as well as a bar menu for a lighter snack.

The Fitzpatrick Grand Central hotel also offers 24-hour In Room Dining for hotel guests, as well as a boardroom for meetings. We can also cater for private parties in our boardroom, or on our Patio or in a section of The Wheeltapper. For reservations contact our Guest Service Manager at 212-351-6800. For

Group reservations, please contact our sales team

Engaged couples hands with fingers interlocked and a visible ring on a woman's hand.

Service & Amenities

Manhattan Hotel

At the Fitzpatrick Manhattan, each wedding is unlike the other. Our wedding specialist is onsite to ensure every detail is seamless on your special day., Tel. +212-784-2637




On your special day, you will receive a personal welcome from our General Manager as well as the following services:

  • Dedicated Bridal Concierge who can assist with your every detail
  • Complimentary bottle of champagne and chocolate covered strawberries on arrival
  • For brides that plan to get ready at the hotel, the hotel will roll our the “Red Carpet” for you upon your departure
  • A private space for your event, hosted by hotel
  • A complimentary upgrade to a Suite for the Bride & Groom (Subject to availability, with a room block of 10 or more rooms)
  • Late check out for the Bride & Groom (3pm)


  • Complimentary upgrade to Suite
  • Complimentary Bottle of Champagne and chocolate covered strawberries on arrival
  • Late Check out of 3:00pm


The Fitzpatrick Grand Central has established partnerships with local vendors to ensure your wedding is seamless

Floral Design:
Flowers by Nicholas
Tel: 212-319-5120
Ariston Flowers
Tel: 212-867-8880
Jim Higgins
Tel: 347-725-1054
Mike Delaney
Tel: 917-689-2685





687 Lexington Avenue
(Between 56th & 57th Street)
New York, NY 10022
United States

T: +212 355 0100 | F: +212 355 1371





141 East 44th Street
(at Lexington Avenue)
New York, NY 10017
United States

T: +212 351 6800 | F: +212 818 1747