If you are live uptown and are looking to stay local to watch the Kentucky Derby then check out these uptown spots to drink Mint Juleps and root for your favorite pony.
Uptown Kentucky Derby Parties
Supply House – Upper East Side
The Supply House will host a brunch and party leading up to the race, which will then be televised. Full Derby attire suggested.
1647 2nd Ave, New York, NY 10028
Settepani – Harlem
On race day, the restaurant will show the Derby on a large screen. They will be serving mint juleps and racetrack-inspired dishes like Lobster Mac and Cheese. This event is celebrating the first black jockey since 1902.
196 Malcolm X Blvd, New York, NY 10026
Dorrian’s Red Hand – Upper East Side
Dorrian’s returns with their 16th Annual Big Apple Derby. They will be showing the race. You can purchase raffle tickets for a chance to win a 3-day Saratoga Getaway for two, including hotel, roundtrip rail transportation to Saratoga Springs. Proceeds will go to Thoroughbred Retirement Foundation. Purchase tickets at nyderbyparty.org/
1616 2nd Avenue, New York, NY, 10028
This Upper East Side spot will not be showing the race but who cares? They will be serving a Woodford Reserve Banana-inflected Julep with Rye, Cognac, Giffard Banane du Brésil liqueur, and rum, which is the perfect reason to stop by.
1590 2nd Ave, New York, NY 10028
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