Choose from a jazzy atmosphere, a barge on the water, a classy hotel, a private garden ...
In the sun
Seaside atmosphere at Polpo
Welcome to Polpo! A barge brasserie with wooden tables, a large rustic bar with straw suspended from the ceiling, palms and other green plants in pots. Plus, a fine view of the Ile de la Grande Jatte. Enjoy a cocktail reception (100 to 600 people) on the water and sample signature cocktails. As for the menu, it offers a great choice of seafood: whelks, tartare of salmon, ceviche of sea bream or a plate of oysters. For more summer vibes, go to Polpo beach where striped blue sun loungers, cocktails and fine sand await you.
Bucolic rooftop at the Brasserie d’Auteuil
Eat out on the roof terrace (250 m²) of the Brasserie d’Auteuil. With decor by much-in-view interior designer Laura Gonzalez, this former train station in the 16th arrondissement of Paris has the look of a small Tuscan palace. Live the dolce vita for an evening on this roof terrace with its wooden pergola, luxuriant vegetation, terracotta pots, Italian menu and background music. The rooftop can host up to 300 people for a cocktail reception.
Tapas at the Lolabar of the Hotel Banke 5*
The Lolabar, just off the beautiful lobby of the Hotel Banke 5* near the Grands Magasins, offers you a sophisticated and relaxed atmosphere. The tapas menu features the best Spanish specialities, like the irresistible pan con tomate or the bellota ham. A cocktail makes a nice accompaniment (note that there is also a selection of gin & tonics) signed Derby Hotels Collection. Whats new? The Terraza del Lolabar: a 16-cover terrace. (Open on sunny days.)
Lush garden setting at Châteauform’ City Les Jardins de Saint-Dominique
Châteauform’ City Les Jardins de Saint Dominique is a fine hôtel particulier, near to Invalides, and an ideal setting for an after-work event in summer! The 800 m² garden can be privately hired for up to 200 guests. The elegant interiors provide a chic retreat from the hustle and bustle of the city and mix magnificent classic mouldings with design furnishings. What’s more, on request, it is possible to combine your after-work event with a team-building event!
On the Seine with the Atelier
Come aboard the Atelier, the private covered terrace of the Yachts de Paris Company! With stunning views of the Cathedral of Notre Dame de Paris, neo-industrial decoration, large leather chairs, and catering by Lenôtre, the place is perfect for enjoying time with your customers and colleagues (up to 80 people).
The latino Pachamama
In a vintage colonial setting, the Pachamama takes you directly to Buenos Aires or Rio de Janeiro for an afterwork with your colleagues. This atypical place, which houses a bar, a restaurant and a club, can be partially or fully hired for an event for up to 1,000 people. On the ground floor, the semi-private Bar Rouge (70 people) next to the Ballroom gives special access to the dance party. On the 2nd floor, the Comptoir is ideal for a cocktail party for up to 200 people. Finally, on the top floor, the Secret Room has a bar and a DJ booth for an exclusive evening.
So chic, the Alcazar’s private salon
This legendary Paris nightspot today serves up simple and refined cuisine on the ground floor and sophisticated cocktails on the mezzanine. With saffron-coloured velvet and khaki leather upholstery, plus flower-print cushions, the decor of the main room of the Alcazar reveals English and Brazilian influences. The mezzanine bar plays DJ sets. For a private event with your colleagues the ‘Private Salon’ can be booked for up to 50 people.
The smart Jazz Club Étoile at the Hôtel Méridien Etoile
The Jazz Club Etoile, at the Méridien Etoile promises you a great evening out with live jazz, blues, funk and soul concerts! Enjoy the music while sipping a Be Bop, a Latin Jazz or one of many other refreshing cocktail creations. And if you are feeling peckish, take a look at the delicious snack menu. The venue is available for private hire from Sunday to Wednesday for events of 50 to 100 people.
The Sape Bar at the 25hours Terminus Nord
Located on the first floor of 25hours Terminus Nord, this cocktail bar offers an original setting for successful after-work events. Its name, Sape Bar, is a direct reference to Congolese ‘sape’ subculture whose adherents you can pass by walking in the streets of Paris’s 10th arrondissement in their eccentric, colourful, dandy-style fashion. Here you can sample excellent cocktails designed by world-famous German mixologist Joerg Meyer and enjoy the laid-back party atmosphere. For something a bit more discrete, the bar has an adjoining speakeasy which can welcome groups of up to 10 people.
Le 38, cocktail bar lounge at the Hôtel Echiquier Opéra-Paris-MGallery by Sofitel
A haven of peace, located close to the Grands Boulevards, Le 38, at the Hôtel Echiquier Opéra-Paris-MGallery by Sofitel takes you back to the Belle Époque with its hushed interiors, and predominantly blue and gold colour scheme. The central bar in mosaic and a glass roof add to the charm of having a cocktail with colleagues (up to 180 people). Drinks can be accompanied by platters of charcuterie, verrines and other delicious petits fours.
Red sofas at Le 153
The bar Le 153 is tucked away at number 153 on the Rue Saint-Martin in the 3rd arrondissement of Paris. Its 3 floors each offer a distinct atmosphere! On the ground floor, ‘The Passage’ has a relaxed vibe with wood and industrial furnishings and is a hip and lively place for a drink at the end of the day. Upstairs, the ‘Boudoir’ with its classy bar and comfortable sofas has bags of charm (60 people for a cocktail reception). A great place to sample delicious tapas with a signature cocktail... Finally, the ‘bas fonds chics’ a beautiful vaulted cellar is available for private hire.