Where to Watch the Oscars With Great Food and Drinks

By Annie Wu, Epoch Times
February 26, 2016 10:31 am Last Updated: February 26, 2016 2:36 pm
The Black Tie Optional cocktail. (Kenneth Vanhooser)
The Black Tie Optional cocktail. (Kenneth Vanhooser)

Syndicated

This restaurant-bar-movie theater will screen the Oscars live this Sunday. Enjoy Oscars-themed cocktails like And the Winner Is, with Remy Martin 1738 Accord Royal cognac, bitters, and Luxardo Maraschino liqueur, topped with prosecco; and Black Tie Optional, a play on the classic Gibson with Bombay White Label gin and Dolin dry vermouth, shaken and served in a Martini glass, then garnished with a white cocktail onion and black olive.

Sunday, Feb. 28
Syndicated
40 Bogart St., Brooklyn
syndicatedbk.com 

The back bar at SideBAR. (Courtesy of SideBAR)
The back bar at SideBAR. (Courtesy of SideBAR)

SideBAR

Watch Hollywood’s big night while having some fun. At SideBAR, guests can cast their votes on who is most likely to win in each award category. The guest with the most correct answers by the evening’s end will win gift certificates. Those who RSVP to the party will receive a complimentary cocktail.

Sunday, Feb. 28
5 p.m.
SideBAR
118 E. 15th St.
sidebarny.com

The main dining room at Inwood Bar and Grill. (Courtesy of Inwood Bar and Grill)
The main dining room at Inwood Bar and Grill. (Courtesy of Inwood Bar and Grill)

Inwood Bar and Grill

This Upper Manhattan spot boasts 30 HD television screens. Watch the awards ceremony while executive chef Davo Lazala serves appetizers and entrees, paired with cocktails inspired by this year’s nominated films. The restaurant’s spacious digs allow for prime viewing.

Sunday, Feb. 28
Inwood Bar and Grill
4892 Broadway
inwoodbarandgrill.com

Treadwell Park

For the Oscars, this Upper East Side craft beer hall will serve the “Champagne of beer,” Deus Brut des Flandres, for $15 a glass. Pair it with a selection of oysters and hor d’oeuvres. Guests can fill out voting ballots to guess the winner of each awards category for a chance to win different prizes. 

Sunday, Feb. 28
Treadwell Park
1125 First Ave.
treadwellpark.com